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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Abilene Seafood Tavern

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1882 S Clack St, Abilene, TX 79605-4612
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Open now
All hours
Sun 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

32 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 32: English reviews
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

they have the best burger i ever ate in my life. the cook that works at lunch time can sure cook a burger so if you see a blue truck parked on the side that would be the cook....

Thank jamie m
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
88 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Noticed this restaurant as I was driving toward my hotel. What a great dinner! I had flounder stuffed with crabmeat and shrimp - each flavor was distinct, yet complimentary. The Ceaser salad was excellent, as were the grilled vegetables. I enjoyed the bread - not sure of the predominant grain. dark and hearty. The service was beyond excellent. Thoroughly enjoyed... More 

Thank Kat L
Level Contributor
234 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Like the other review says tables are sticky reminds me off Florida with the high humidity. Food was ok had the blacken red fish came out very dry. The bread pudding is very good. Grilled vegetables tasted like sautéed vegetable. They were out of coffee for week the staff said. ???

Thank JCSfoodguy
Lawn, Texas
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We often dine at the Seafood tavern, but I was shocked at what happened on or last attempt to dine there. We arrived inside at 8:55. Waited for someone to seat us for 7 minutes. After no one greated us I went into the dinning area and was told by the manager that they closed at 9 pm (now 9:02)... More 

Thank dollarbill00
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Dishes dirty had a greasy film on them. Silverware nasty dried food on them. Had a business meeting. I was embarrassed after recommending this place.

Thank jnindian
Level Contributor
51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Table was sticky. Service was excellent . We were served with bread it was not very tasty .. Started with frog legs... Frog legs were not very good , looked nice but tasted bad. I had lunch special with gumbo soup it was tasty but a very small portion . I also had beer battered shrimp . Very nice size... More 

Thank Bill C
Abilene, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

The food was okay and I probably would not have written this review except for the treatment I received from the staff and the manager. The waitress did not properly wait on our table. When the bill came, we were left waiting for the waitress. Four times I had to get up from the table to search for the waitress.... More 

Thank vickery11
Abilene, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

When my husband asked me where I wanted to go for our seventh anniversary dinner the Seafood Tavern was our top choice. The first time we ate here we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We had an attentive waiter and the food was amazing. As a result we were greatly anticipating a similar experience and were greatly disappointed by what happened... More 

Thank A R
Northwest Arkansas
Level Contributor
242 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This restaurant had decent reviews, it was close to our hotel, and we were both craving seafood. However, I forget that seafood in the south is almost always fried and battered beyond recognition, so don't expect great seafood. I took off the heaving coating of the batter and ate the shrimp and cod beneath, but still was quite greasy and... More 

Thank Arkies10
Abilene, Texas
Level Contributor
212 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

While the restaurant is old, I like the idea of multiple dining areas. There are large spaces between tables so you feel that you are dining alone. You can have great dinner conversation without worrying about being overheard. The menu provides a good selection of steak, pork, and seafood selections. The portions are ample and appropriately priced. The food was... More 

Thank Richard S

Travelers who viewed Abilene Seafood Tavern also viewed


Been to Abilene Seafood Tavern? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1882 S Clack St, Abilene, TX 79605-4612
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: 325-695-1770

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Abilene Seafood Tavern 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?