We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fish Shack

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
700 East 15th St., Plano, TX
Website
Improve this listing
Today
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night
Description: 75074

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 117 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 65
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The best seafood shack in Dallas

Frank and team are the best. The food quality, service, portions and prices are all great. They will cook your seafood however you want...My husband and I just love this place. It is a great value for such great quality.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
QueenBeach57
,
Dallas Texas
Add Photo Write a Review

117 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Dallas Texas
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Frank and team are the best. The food quality, service, portions and prices are all great. They will cook your seafood however you want...My husband and I just love this place. It is a great value for such great quality.

Was this review helpful? Yes
KC
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This place has grilled fish at a great price. They offer $2.50 beers (even local micros) and $3.25 glasses of wine. If you try it, you will be back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plano, Texas
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

My husband had driven past the Fish Shack several times, and after an afternoon in Dallas at the Auto Show we were looking for a quick dinner without the fuss of a sit-down, waited-on, drawn out dinner affair - so we ended up here. The place was very busy at 8 pm on a Sunday evening - a sign of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We like the food - we really do. Sure, it's not overly seasoned. They likely do that so people can add their own seasonings at the table. Fairly priced as well. And we'll continue to go back. I just hope a Fish Shack manager reads this ! It's" take out "! Why can't they put what you order in the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
1,962 reviews 1,962 reviews
1,461 restaurant reviews
808 helpful votes 808 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is the best lunch bargains around, a good large piece of fried catfish and a very large bowl of some of the best red beans and rice one can get. We went early again hoping to beat the lunch crowd and we were right on target. Walked in without a line and placed our order and it was just... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Since relocating to Dallas from Louisiana, we have missed being able to get good seafood. On our first trip to this restaurant, we both had the lunch catfish special and enjoyed it very much. The second time, we both got seafood. My husband had the Santorini cocktail, a house special, which is a shrimp cocktail in a glass with tomato... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plano, Texas
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Very popular spot close to downtown Plano. Reasonable, fast and delicious. Definitely would recommend.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plano, Texas
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

While growing up in a Southeastern coastal state, I have had plenty of fried seafood. The Fish Shack serves very good fried shrimp and catfish. I would not say that they are excellent, but we are a long way from the coast! They do not include a typical southern fried seafood staple - hushpuppies. I do not know why? When... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Decided to have lunch here after all the great reviews. Mistake! I ordered one of their so called specialties - calamari. The batter was tasteless and there was alot of it to cover up the teeny tiny pieces of calamari. The hush puppies are too heavy, sort of like wet tennis balls. My husband had the catfish lunch special -... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plano, Texas
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great service and fresh seafood. Excellent fish tacos. Get there early, the line can get long even on a rainy.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Fish Shack also viewed

 

Been to Fish Shack? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 700 East 15th St., Plano, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Plano

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

75074
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fish Shack staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?