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The Shack

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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American, Bar, Seafood
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kayley and her compatriots did a great job for our late lunch today... great chowder and lobsters...thank you

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Addvebtu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here on Labor Day weekend. I had a perfect steamed lobster with fresh corn on the cob and cabbage salad. Others had fried fish and scallops and said it was delicious. The service was fast and friendly.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank snowbird225
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Casual good energy beach-y atmosphere. Service was a breath of fresh air....friendly, attentive and accurate! Food was excellent with good variety. Everyone including non-seafood lovers in our large party was happy.

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank D7719IJmelissap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food! Mixed family (vegetarian and non). We had the falafel burger, fish taco, crab cakes and tempura friend lobster. All freshly prepared and tasty. The little one did the kids Mac and Cheese (standard affair but fresh). The wait staff was very very nice...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank VickJenie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm a Celiac, and it can be a pain to find worthwhile food options on vacation. Luckily, The Shack has a dedicated gluten free fryer and a gluten free (rice flour based) batter, available upon request! I've never seen it on their menu, but if...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ellistonmk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner on the top deck of this busy restaurant. Servers were hustling, even though there was a wait for a table it was brief, about 15 minutes, which on a Saturday night isn't bad. We each had clam chowder, which was really good though a...More

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

This is a great place for a casual lunch, this is our third trip to OOB and we plan to make this lunch stop a tradition. Definitely no frills and expensive for what it is but it meets expectations. I was disappointed to see that...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank katyl797
Reviewed June 23, 2019

Average Old Orchard scene, many Bar Flies, and so-so food. If you want to dine in better surroundings, head out of Old Orchard Beach.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank JohnL387
Reviewed June 17, 2019

We had dinner up on the patio when we first flew in. It was quite cold, but the waitress was amazing, the food was quick and delicious and the bill was reasonable. Oh - good beer, too!! We would go back for sure - but...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank foxtrot711
Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

Quite simply the best scallops I have ever had and the Haddock was excellent as well. The French Fries were top notch, too. Very crispy on the outside, but tender on the inside. Service was very good, atmosphere was better than expected. I would definitely...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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