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Clam Shack

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating
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All reviews clam strips cole slaw whole belly clams french fries seafood hamburger picnic tables watch the fishing boats vinegar based great breading yankee magazine the upper deck cape cod experience great view of the harbor no filler new england small portions
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's a typical clam shack by the water and we loved it! in terms of seafood places in falmouth, this and seafood sam are pretty much on par, but the plus here is that they also serve things like hot dog / burgers in case...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank travelinggeester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great!!! Clam strips were delicious!! To bad only one girl(shay) was working while the other was sitting on her phone..

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank kellysU8782WI
Reviewed July 18, 2019 via mobile

We had a good meal here before boarding the liberte. The service was quick and the food was fresh but we though it was quite expensive for relatively small portions.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank NeilJ-HongKong
Reviewed July 11, 2019 via mobile

I was planning on skipping my visit to the Clam shack based on the mediocre reviews about the place under new ownership... but decided to take a “gamble” to give it a try with a to-go order of a clam strip roll. Happy to say...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Romymimi66
Reviewed July 4, 2019

I was hoping this would be the same experience as the previous owners but it’s lacking in several areas. Same great location on the harbor, bland inside with unfriendly staff, food was mediocre and no combing things without buying an entire 2nd meal. Giant bellies...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Linda D
Reviewed July 3, 2019

Fried clam bellies were great and an awesome view from the deck! We'll be back on our next visit for sure.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Sandra P
Reviewed June 21, 2019

We stumbled into this place on a beautiful narrow road along the harbor. The food is aaaaamazing and I mean amazing. The lobster roll is unbelievable with a fantastic amount of whole lobster meat. The clams are fresh fresh. Go to the roof to enjoy...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ValpJ
Reviewed June 17, 2019

It was a first visit for us. The location could not be better, right on the water. Any closer and you would be swimming. Very few tables inside ( maybe 3/4) and quite a few picnic tables on the deck and on the terrace above....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank JadeCapeCod_MA
Reviewed June 8, 2019

The Clam Shack is now Jim’s Clam Shack. Ate there one hour ago. Same lovely setting on the harbor and sitting on the upper deck is just great. BYOB. Now to the food. Ordered whole belly fried clam plate and fish and chips. Wanted so...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Paul L
Reviewed May 26, 2019

Over the winter this iconic little clam shack at the mouth of Falmouth Harbor made news by announcing that it was closing after decades of serving happy customers, we locals cried Noooooooooooooooooooooooooo! I've lived on Cape Cod since 1969 and I've eaten a lot of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Julia O
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