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“A simple and tasty meal” 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
Carmichael California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“A simple and tasty meal”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The clerk at St. Moritz Sweaters (great sweaters by the way) recommended A W Shucks for a light quick meal which it was. We had clam chowder and salads. The clam chowder was very good and the salad was very fresh. The service was fast, and the waitress friendly. The restaurant is small and simple but adequate. I would recommend it!

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Friendly Staff”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Enjoyed the oysters and chowder at the bar. Conveniently located right on Main Street, Ocean. Great friendly staff.

Visited May 2014
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San Francisco, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“oysters not fresh”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Friendly service but some of the oysters were not really fresh and the crab cakes, though large, were awful, with little crab and some kind of filling, maybe breadcrumbs? We couldn't tasted the crab, so we left them on the plate.

Visited May 2014
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“good seafood option”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Had lunch and regret not trying the oysters however the chowder and shrimp taco's were very good. Service was excellent and the restaurant had a nice buzz as it was busy with people coming and going all the time.

Visited May 2014
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Carmel
2 reviews
“Great spot for appetizer and drink.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Love this place. Sit at oyster bar and watch the chef at work. Ate oysters for 1st time and really enjoyed the Shuckafellows oysters. Turned the bartender onto new martini, the Lucky 421 martini.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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