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Original Seafood

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527 Main St, Dennis Port, MA 02639
(508) 394-1123
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We order here every year. The fried seafood is great - fresh, crisp, expertly fried, served with a combo of french fries and onion rings. As the portions are large, order carefully. We usually order a 2 seafood platter (e.g., oysters, scallops) and a side order of seafood (e.g., clam strips), and take plenty of leftovers home. Cole slaw tends... More 

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Thank Loretta M
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We live on the Cape year round and the original is my restaurant of choice for fish and chips and other fries seafood. Their fries scallops never disappoint. They are friendly and the food is consistently great every time. Their Cole slaw is awesome!

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Thank Stacey G
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We traveled from NY, had looked at reviews for good seafood on the cape before leaving- we went off the beaten track to try Origianal Seafood- wanted lobster rolls- Well we got sticker shock- 22.00 for a " one Ib" roll- only one of us had one due to price- seriously lobster is 5.99 lb at the food store- it... More 

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Thank Barbara K
Lystrup, Arhus, Denmark
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered from Original Seafood after seeing the reviews on trip advisor. The food was not bad, but very unoriginal and very deep-fried all-around. Ordered two different kinds of fish for the adults - fish'n'chips and filet of sole - but it was impossible to tell them apart. Just lumps of deep-fried fish and plenty of fries. Maybe you have... More 

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Thank Jan S
Wethersfield, Connecticut
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141 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinners included Filet of Sole, Whole Belly Clams, Clam Strips, Chicken Teriyaki and Clam Chowder. Portions were generous and the quality was very good. Easy take out as we called and then drove to pick up. We will return.

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Thank capecodtraveler01
Lebanon, New Hampshire
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps it is time for some new recipes... Fried scallops were heavily breaded and soggy...tasted frozen not fresh. French fries were definitely of the frozen variety. Not sure where people get their seafood that this place tastes so good, but being from New England, this place doesn't even register on my list. Prices were high compared to the amount of... More 

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massachusetts
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98 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has very good fried seafood. The food is not greasy and they give you plenty of it. 3 of us had the fried clam strip platter and one of us had the fried shrimp platter. They give you fries and onion rings with it. We did not tryvany of the other dinners, but highly recommend the clams and... More 

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Thank travelman413
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best fried haddock sandwich with thin onion rings on the Cape. Huge servings. We went 3 times on our week vacation. Can't wait to go again

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Thank Marian C
Ashburnham, Massachusetts, United States
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped here this past weekend and although the 4th of July crowds were making every restaurant stop a challenge, we got our food relatively quickly! We both had fish and chips with a healthy portion of fish, fries and the added bonus of onion rings! Fish was great, onion rings thin and not heavily battered like... More 

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Thank Gary G
Upton, MA
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome fried seafood. We get it for takeout after work. Love the fried clams and scallops, and the fish and chips is my husbands favorite.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 527 Main St, Dennis Port, MA 02639
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis Port
  • Phone Number: (508) 394-1123

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