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The Clam Shack

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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Check out the menu, you got fried, broiled, steamed, and we had them all. Steamed clams and steamers. Fried clam strips and whole clams. Lobster rolls that were perfect that could have come from Maine. You could tell the fried food was done in clean...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Fire6257
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wife & I both got the fried shrimp meal. I got mine with coleslaw & salad. My wife got her meal with salad & broccoli. The bowl of New England Clam Chowder I ordered as an app was the best on our trip. Both of...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank kgray_hoosier_hayday
Reviewed 2 days ago

Dinner for 8 and baby. Sat outside, perfect! Son in law had fish he had caught, triple tail, they prepared it two ways for him, nominal fee. Everything yummy. We had a variety of foods...lobster rolls, chowder, clam bites etc.... onion rings are the best....More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank lparzero
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopping in after a day at the beach and the food was fantastic! Service was fast and friendly! We had bisque and fried clams, fish and chips. The soup was great as was the rest! Would recommend!

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank S4167IUshannond
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I stopped for a quick snack while we were exploring Sanibel Island. We had all the varieties of steamed clams. All were perfection. A must stop if you are on the island.

Date of visit: January 2020
1  Thank Lbihappy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wife and I just arrived on the island today for a month of bliss. Just wanted some good food and not have to be dressy. We eat here every single year and today was no exception. We had two lobster rolls. My wife chose...More

Date of visit: January 2020
1  Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the Lobster Roll and my husband had the clams. We loved both our dishes. I do think the portion size was a bit smaller then average but overall the food was great and the waitress was awesome.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service is great!! I had the lobster rolls and Boston Creme pie. The owners are from the east coast and really know how to cook it!!

Date of visit: January 2020
1  Thank ShellyinTx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood from the NE on Sanibel Island is probably not a great choice. I felt the oysters were a little tough, greasy and not super fresh. My wife also felt that the haddock served with her salad was ‘just OK”. Too many better places to...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank flatcoat77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a warning to be careful in trusting the reviews on this restaurant as we did. The clam chowder, ordered as a starter, was pretty good, even with the potatoes not being fully cooked. The fish and chips I ordered was probably the worst seafood...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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January 6, 2019|
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Response from Lori12309 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the restaurant’s page on TA, scroll down a bit past the first few reviews. You will find an option to “write a review.”
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Very kid friendly!
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