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Xinh's Clam & Oyster House

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221 West Railroad Avenue Suite D, Shelton, WA 98584-3507
360 427 8709
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 61
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best seafood in Shelton

Try the geoduck. They are the only place I know that serves the shellfish delicacy on Hood Canal. Always outstanding.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Jeff C
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port angeles
via mobile
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port angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Try the geoduck. They are the only place I know that serves the shellfish delicacy on Hood Canal. Always outstanding.

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Thank Jeff C
Shelton, Washington
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten at Xinh's several times now. First of all if you get to meet Xinh she is one of the nicest people out there. Came to our table to see how we were doing. Have had anniversary dinners there. My brother from Albuquerque came back to the PNW for a visit. He wanted seafood. Took him there and we... More 

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Thank Jim A
Shelton, Washington
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

We started off with the marinated mussels. They were marinated in a tahini sauce and topped with grated parmesan cheese and were absolutely fabulous. My wife had the halibut special topped with an orange glaze and a side of green beans mixed with shredded carrots. I also chose an item from the specials menu, a Thai seafood stew with octopus,... More 

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Thank BlueSwede1953
Seattle, WA
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

Had dinner tonight to celebrate my birthday. I had seared salmon with a wonderful sauce and my husband had the prawn curry. Both dishes were attractively displayed and tasted as good as they looked. Both served with rice and veggies. French bread is delivered to each table, as well. The iced jasmine tea is different and my husband thought it... More 

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Thank Hydros
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Associated with the local Taylor Shellfish Company- ensures high quality, in season, local shellfish. While there is an Southeast Asia influence, the preparation never detracts from the shellfish Great fresh shellfish Very good value

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Thank Michael T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

We have dined at Xinh's several times during the past year. The seafood is outstanding. Xinh's features several curry dishes, but also has many other great entrees. The oyster stew is the best I have ever had. The mussels in a Tahini sauce are great. You will not be disappointed.

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Thank B C
Seattle, Washington
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124 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

We went there for dinner with friends. I had a curry mussel dish and my wife had a spicy seafood soup. I have never actually eaten curry before and didn't like it. There was plenty of food and it was prepared well, i just didn't like it. My wife soup was huge, probably enough for 2, she shared it with... More 

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Thank 1tracman
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

After reading all the negative reviews regarding the service we almost went elsewhere. I'm glad we didn't. We were celebrating our 32nd anniversary and wanted it to be special. I really wanted to try this place but had concerns regarding the service; they turned out to be unfounded. The service was fine and the food was good. Lesson learned -... More 

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Thank Shirley B
Seattle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Excellent restaurant for seafood. Not a lot of fish options, but plenty of oyster, prawn, mussel, clam, and other shell fish dishes. Everything is cooked perfectly and full of flavor. Our group had 3 outstanding dishes. The seafood pasta, cioppino, and black tiger prawn curry. Each was different and each was great. As others have stated, the service is not... More 

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Thank daswifty
Seattle, Washington
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Xinh's is not to be missed. Everything on the menu was fabulous. She has a larger than life personality that is welcoming and genuine and the awards on the wall echo her intuitive understanding of food and flavors.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 221 West Railroad Avenue Suite D, Shelton, WA 98584-3507
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Shelton
  • Phone Number: 360 427 8709

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?