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Essex Seafood Two

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1360 W State Road 40, Pierson, FL 32180-2802
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Grapevine food delicious onion rings awesome oysters and great baked potatoes. We have been going there for years and the food is consistent

Thank Rebecca M
Daytona Beach, Florida
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You may miss this place when you drive by. They don't have flashy signs or a modern looking building. It was not Cracker Barrel old school it was just originally old. It appears the tables were the newest addition to the business. The chairs were comfortable and the tables didn't wobble. Why am I telling you this? I know people... More 

1 Thank Celapino
Ocala, Florida
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was blown away by this unpretentious restaurant, pure authenticity of people who know what they are doing. Fried clams and oysters at their absolute best . I was not interested in other dishes, so I can't comment on those. However, for a shellfish lover like me, getting them this good is such a rarity if not impossible in the... More 

Thank jrwshngtn
The Villages, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time, been there several times. Service is Great, food is Great & the best prices for food anywhere...BAR NONE

Thank dianamerlin
Eustis, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wouldn't eat here again - seems like everything is soaked in oil. Really was excited about their "famous fried clams" but left most of my food on my plate.

Thank chickabee2016
The Villages, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was great and price was great too. Service was good. Loved this place The menu was varied and the specials were really special.

Thank David B
Suffield, Connecticut
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the best Fried Whole Belly Clams I have had in years and I am comparing it to New England! Many in our party took food home the servings were that big. Must have been more then 20 fried clams plus great onion rings, fries for $17. Last week I was at Woodman's of Essex Massachusetts (Claim to have invented... More 

Thank gregorynp
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent, onion rings were Awesome, very generous portions, worth the drive. If back in the area will come again.

Thank Debbie F
Lake Mary, FL
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Wow!! We are die hard Clam fans, and when told about this place, well, we had to try it. In a word - FABULOUS!! Huge plate of tender, sweet, perfectly hand breaded Clams. The Fries were good, and the Onion Rings were back flip worthy!! I had the Mac & Cheese, and while it was 'nice'...waitress shared it was just... More 

1 Thank Linda L
Ocala, Florida
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

The only thing the server wanted to talk about was chunk haddock, how they chunk it to keep it juicy....NO..way...looked like a plate of scallops, but it was dried out haddock ruined and of course nothing was reduced from the bill, the whole belly clams were better, french fries requested crispy, no one listened and they were pale and limp,... More 

Thank Sunday H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1360 W State Road 40, Pierson, FL 32180-2802
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Pierson
  • Phone Number: 386-749-1557

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?