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“2.5” 2 of 5 stars
Review of A W Shucks

A W Shucks
Ocean Ave AT San Carlos St, Carmel, CA 93921
(831) 624-6605
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Ranked #25 of 127 Restaurants in Carmel
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Chowder, Seafood, Soups
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Good for: Local cuisine, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Reservations
Milpitas, California
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2 reviews
“2.5”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Food was so-so. Avoid clam chower. Calamari was salty and tough. Shrimp was ok. French fries was subpar.

Visited October 2013
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  • Portuguese first
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English first
Los Altos Ca.
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“More than a restaurant.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

When at A W Shucks we drank and noshed. A great place to relax and take a long break from the walking and shopping in downtown. A great variety of seafood to choose from. Busy, yet not noisy. I have spent many afternoons there with friends.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Santa Maria, California
2 reviews
“Nice cute place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

A little small seafood restaurant in the heart of Carmel. Really enjoyed their home made chilli, oysters, clam chowder and their friendly service. As a seafood fan I have to say I enjoyed coming in here.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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San Antonio, Texas
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72 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Good spot for casual seafood lunch”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Great spot for a casual seafood lunch. The clam chowder was very good. The crab cakes were fine but not great. The fried shrimp was excellent.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Orbe, Switzerland
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Best Clam Chowder...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013 via mobile

Awesome ! Best clam chowder I had for years! Great crab cakes with perfect Caesar Salad.. Superb Chardonnay from local Carmel valley.. Nice ambience, efficient service.. Highly recommended...

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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