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Fish Shack

700 East 15th St., Plano, TX
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Ranked #12 of 711 restaurants in Plano
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Late Night
Description: 75074
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: 75074
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Richardson
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Fish Shack has become one of our "go to" restaurants when my husband and I want a casual, guaranteed good meal. The combo fried catfish and shrimp basket is delicious and served piping hot! It beats any fried fish I've had anywhere, including Louisiana, Mississippi, or coastline cities in Texas. Wonderful hot boiled shrimp which is spicy and great shrimp... More

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Plano, Texas
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160 reviews 160 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is a good fried fish place It could be better with a bit higher grade food a little less breading They have a nice variety. If you cannot find something you like you probably do like fish

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Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Friends and I decided to grab a bite at "The Fish Shack". When we first walked in it seemed there was quite a long line. We ordered some shrimp and frog legs so we could all share. All of us thought that the food was very good. The service was excellent.The line moved fast. Everyone enjoyed the fried shrimp, which... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We really enjoy eating at this little restaurant. They serve awesome tasty sea food at a decent price. Anytime we're in the area, we have to make time to stop to have a bite. Really recommend this place, just keep in mind they are always busy!!! They do serve their food fresh and hot!!!

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Dallas, Texas
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1,635 reviews 1,635 reviews
1,208 restaurant reviews
683 helpful votes 683 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The best place by far to get good seafood is the Fish Shack. Went at noon time and that is not a good time to go if you have a limited amount of time as the line was out the front door. Go early before the lunch crowd or eat later after they have left. They had a lunch menu... More

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Dallas, Texas
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183 reviews 183 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It was a packed night and the line was quite long. DH ordered our food at the counter and I tried to find an empty space for us. Not long after we sit, our server brought our food. We shared a plate of codfish with fries, gumbo bowl, and shrimp cocktail. Every bite tasted so unique and flavorful. The price... More

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Dallas, Texas
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

After debating with a friend where the best shrimp and crab boil spot was around DFW, he told me I needed to try Fish Shack. This place was obviously an old Long John Silver's! Gauging from the line wrapped almost out the door, I figured it must be good and worth the wait. Draft beers for $2 were a bonus...food... More

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Frisco, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Once you walk in, you forget your in a big city but in a local shack off the coast! Small, gets very crowded and I know why... the food is so fresh, tasty and down right delicious!!! We travel from Lewisville to Plano to just eat the seafood! Crab cakes aren't that great, but the catfish is wonderful!

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Dallas, Texas
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106 reviews 106 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Went to this place based on neighbors reviews. It was very busy and small inside. They had great oysters which we liked, not good crabcakes. The beer selection is quite good and the prices are very reasonable, better at Happy Hour-$2 drafts. We noticed a couple that brought food in and just ordered drinks at Happy Hour- not good since... More

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Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stumbled upon the Fish Shack on 15th Street in Plano and we're glad we did. Surprisingly good seafood. Very reasonable prices. Unpretentious enough to easily pass right by - and we almost did until we noticed all the parking spots were taken even though it was almost 2 pm. So we hoped for the best and we were not... More

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