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“Had Oysters in the bar” 4 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 #22 of 152 Restaurants in Carmel
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Seafood
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
SF Bay Area, CA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Had Oysters in the bar”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Went in to have a drank and some oysters. Who knew there were so many different kinds!?! We didn't until we went in there. We got a half dozen, three different kinds. After we had eaten our oysters the bar tender suggested trying to eat them a different way and she got us a couple extra oysters so she could show us. So very nice.

Had a great time sitting at the bar and relaxing.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Chester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Relaxed atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013 via mobile

We called in here on impulse whilst in Carmel and had a nice meal the staff were friendly and the food was good. Beware the portions are huge and one main meal would have been enough for us both. Try the Carmel Wheat Beer, it is excellent and surprisingly strong.

Visited September 2013
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Jackson, Wyoming
2 reviews
“Great Atmosphere and Good Food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Food was good, had the crab cake and caesar salad as well as oysters on the half-shell. Service was decent, it's a nice cozy restaurant and a great place to grab lunch.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Sebastopol, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Delicious Oysters!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Great oysters! Small cozy little place but good atmosphere for oysters and a quick snack while walking around Carmel

  • Visited November 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Edmonton, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“great food, fun atmosphere”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Pub style seafood restaurant. Casual and friendly with fantastic food. Really enjoyed the chilled seafood platter. Good service.

Visited October 2013
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