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Essex Seafood Two

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Menu

APPETIZERS‏
$4.99
Onion Hearts
$4.99
Clam Chowder
a homemade thin chowder very tasty!
$6.50
Buffalo Catfish
$6.50
Buffalo Chicken
$1.50
6 Hush Puppies
$3.50
12 Hush Puppies
$6.50
Gator Snack
$5.99
Chesse sticks
$6.50
Blooming Onion
$5.99
Jalepeno Poppers
CAPTAINS PLATTER
Served with your choice of TWO sides: Fries, Onion Rings, Baked Potato, Coleslaw, Macaroni & Cheese, Applesauce, Or Hush Puppies. A Side Salad Is $1.75 Extra.
Seafood May Be Fried, Grilled Or Baked. Baked Dishes Cost $2.00 Extra.
$17.99
Whole Belly Clam Plate
$10.99
Clam Strip Plate
$14.99
Oyster Plate
$14.99
Scallop Plate
$12.25
Shrimp Plate
$11.99
Haddock Plate
$11.99
Catfish Plate
With Or Without The Bones.
$12.99
Grouper Plate
LIGHTERMANS PORTIONS‏
Served with your choice of ONE side. Fries, Onion Rings, Baked Potato, Coleslaw, Macaroni And Cheese, Apple sauce, Or Hush Puppies. Salads Are $1.75 Extra
Seafood may be Fried, Grilled Or Baked. Baked is $2.00 Extra.
$9.99
Whole Belly Clam Boat
$6.99
Clam Strip Boat
$8.50
Oyster Boat
$8.50
Scallop Boat
$7.50
Shrimp Boat
$7.50
Haddock Boat
$7.50
Grouper Boat
$6.99
Catfish Boat
with the bones or without.
STEAMED MEALS
Served with your choice of TWO Sides. Fries, Onion Rings, Baked Potato, Coleslaw, Hush Puppies Or Macaroni And Cheese. Salads are $1.75 Extra
$16.99
Snowcrab Legs
$15.99
Mussel Meal
$Market
1 1/4 lb Maine Lobster
$Market
Twin Maine Lobsters
$Market
2 1/2 lb Maine Lobster
BBQ RIBS‏
Served with two sides
$8.50
1/2 rack
$12.99
Full Rack
SANDWICHES
$7.50
Fish Sandwich
-Haddock-
$7.50
Grouper Sandwich
$10.50
Whole Belly Clam Roll
$7.50
Clam Strip Roll
$Market
Lobster Roll
$4.99
Hot Dog
$5.50
Hamburger
$6.00
Cheeseburger
$7.00
Double Hamburger
$7.50
Double Cheeseburger
SIDE ORDERS‏
Whole Belly Clams
Small $11.50 Medium $17.00 Large $33.00
Scallops
Sm $11.50 med $14.99 Lg. $25.99
Oysters
Sm $11.50 Med. $14.99 Lg $25.99
Shrimp
Sm $9.75 Med. $13.00 Lg. $25.50
Clam Strips
Sm. $7.99 Med. $9.99 Lg. $14.99
$5.99
Chicken Fingers
Fries
Sm. $2.99 Lg. $3.99
Onion Rings
Sm. $2.99 Lg $3.99
$1.25
Coleslaw
$2.00
Baked Potato
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been going here since 2005 never a bad meal. Great seafood and good service. Good prices you won’t leave here hungry

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ronalde755
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yesterday (18JAN19) was my first visit to Essex. I like to try new places on Friday's for fish. I had the Haddock, onion rings, coleslaw and a bottle of beer. Left $20. bill; which left about $3 for a tip. Excellent fish, excellent onion rings...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MFL32950
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drive between Tallahassee and DeLand, FL quite often to visit our kids and grandkids. We'd tired of hitting the chain restaurants for lunch when heading home and made up our minds to check out something local. The "World Famous Clams" sign at the Essex...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Peter C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went last night with family group of 10. All ordered fried seafood: full belly clams, scallops, shrimp. Everything was very well prepared (not over-breaded/over-fried like in most places). Onion rings were homemade and perfect. Beer was cold and served in frozen mugs. Servers were unbelievably...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Patrick F
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

We have been here a number of times over almost two decades. It has never been anything to look at, but the food has consistently been amazing. We stopped in today after a too long absence, and were warmly greeted. We each ordered our go...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VillagerRick
Reviewed November 3, 2018

When craving a plate of fried belly clams without flying to Maine this is the place. Nice lightly fried clams with bellies. I got the plate, but the boat would have been enough ( 1/2 as much as plate ). Barely got through the plate,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank jumpinjaxflash
Reviewed October 11, 2018

A stranger passing by might turn up their nose at such a modest-looking place. Stop in and their taste buds would probably laugh at them. Rarely, if ever, have I had better seafood, or trimmings. Ordered a modest grouper box with onion rings and hushpuppies....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Fred L
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Kayaking in Deleon springs then lunch at Essex seafood two. Whole belly clams and onion rings at perfect. From New England and eat here when in the area. Good service, great price. Highly recommend

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 962debrat
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This is our Go To place when I'm craving a plate of fried belly clams. The scallops are also excellent. Make sure you bring cash. They don't accept credit cards.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TravelAdvisorIMO
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Late this afternoon my wife and I decided we wanted steamed clams for dinner. We ended up in Astor, Florida at the Essex House. This is the only place in northeast Florida that you can get fresh soft shell clams for absolutely authentic steamers with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank buvezvin
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BarbieandTony
September 12, 2018|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they serve beer, not sure about wine. You can contact them at 386-749-1557.
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As far as I know all is the same
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