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American, Seafood
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Family style, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed July 22, 2021 via mobile

Highly rated locally. Tried it and won’t be back. Had to ask 3 times for more water. It took over an hour to get our food. Only one table of 6 in there. Our order was so messed up and the waitresses were not able...to comprehend what was wrong with the order despite being slowly explained 3 times. I paid $22.99 for 7 shrimp before it was all over. There are other seafood places in Tallahassee. Try them out.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed June 2, 2021 via mobile

Used to eat there once a week, but it’s really gone down. The food isn’t as good with the current owner. Gotten rather dirty and junky too, We’ve gone twice when there was a crudely written sign on the door that they weren’t open. If...they can’t handle the hours posted on the door, change them. Lunch seems to be a problem. Hate to see this happen, hope they can get their act back together soon.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed October 2, 2020

Our food was Luke warm. Was not the same as other times we ate there. We stopped in to get diner and walked in the middle of a worker getting nasty with a couple who were obviously not happy with their food. We saw the...boy in the black shirt from the kichen follow the people out after the checkout girl said they can leave and not worry about their bill. Bad food, arguing with customers, Workers in no masks. Won't go back.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed February 11, 2020

Small and local, and the service and food are excellent. My wife loves the combination platter, while I'm partial to the catfish and mullet. If you have room, definitely get some pie. Well worth regular visits!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 10, 2019 via mobile

Looking for great seafood this is the hidden place to try. The grilled shrimp was perfect with cheese grits, slaw (real slaw) and the hushpuppies all to perfection. Good portions for a great value!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 24, 2019

The Fisherman's Wife is a hidden gem in Tallahassee. The food is fresh, and super tasty! I ordered the grilled grouper plate which came with cheese grits, hushpuppies, fried potatoes, and cole slaw. Everything on my plate was delicious. It was a TON of food....You will not leave here hungry! Our server, Delaney, was excellent. We will definitely be back!More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

We have eaten there several times, each time hoping the recommendations of friend are right. But! Seafood is bland. Last time I ate there I had tasteless fish, runny instant grits and hushpuppies that were so undercooked they smeared on my palate. I appreciate that...some people will like this place for whatever reason but we are not with them.More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

I had a nice lunch with family. The shrimp was battered and tasty, and the hush puppies were fresh but simple. My mother said her crab cakes were amazing. Beer and wine are available, order extra since hot sauce is available. We didn’t have dessert.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

Arrived at the restaurant approximately 1:20 PM on Saturday We were immediately notified. The restaurant which specializes in seafood. Was out of grouper and catfish and bread For PO Boys sandwich. This patron wonders how a seafood restaurant can be out of two of the...main staples Just curiousMore

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 2, 2019 via mobile

We just visited for our 10th time and have not been let down yet. The grilled grouper was as good as it gets! If you like shrimp there is none better, don't even think about going to the chain restaurants. No fancy huge building, just...good Florida seafood. Save some room, Grab some dessert and you will leave blissfully happy! Whst a value!More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Yes, The Fisherman's Wife Pam offers takeout services.

The Fisherman's Wife Pam is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5