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Fish Shack Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Seafood
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews clam chowder fries seafood baked haddock coconut shrimp salad steamers cakes potatoes the lazy lobster green beans great view new england worth the wait great dinner minute wait great lobster
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Clean restaurant,variety of food,fresh vegetables used and moderate prices;friendly staff and also very attentive.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank May1976942742
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in for a mid-week lunch. The view does look out to some unused docks and water but then there is a large protective wall you can't see over. We had calamari, the fish Rueben, and vegetarian burger. They were good, but just average. The...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Robert A
Reviewed 1 week ago

After waking twenty minutes for a 10 minute wait and seeing everyone that arrived after us being seated we went up to the host and he said he didn’t have us on his list. I repeated my name to him when he was supposedly adding...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank mia3342015
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for locals and out of towners!! Salads, seafood, burgers, beer, wine and cocktails! The bar is awesome and there is also a family friendly dining area!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank CapeAnnFoodies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently spent the weekend up in Rockport. We were fortunte to find the Fish Shack. Location and view are great. While we didn't eat we did have a cocktail or two. The staff were super friendly. Beer selection was very good, and the coktails...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank OriginalKdog
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

I’d skip the fried clams. While tender inside, the over cooked and heavy coating totally overpowered the small clams. My husband had the baked haddock and said that was good.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Shelby65
Reviewed December 13, 2018

It is casual and comfortable here. The quality of the food is fine dining though the atmosphere is strictly mid-range. If you don't care about atmosphere and just care about food quality, courteous and attentive service, and moderate prices, eat here. Because it's good, it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mike B
Reviewed November 29, 2018

Arrived in Rockport in a steady drizzle. Had read a lot about the "Lobster Shack", but did not want to sit outside in the rain, so opted for the "Fish Shack". This was not what I had hoped for. (Both Roy Moore same name not...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank freddiebob1
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

I rate this restaurant as a 3.5 on a 1-5 scale. So a little above average with the potential to be very good! First the location and the view is BEAUTIFUL! It was bitterly cold out but we were able to sit in a fun...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kristina C
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Now known as Roy Moore's Fish Shack. The food is better than I remember before the ownership change. We had to wait for a table, but service was prompt and efficient once we were seated. We ate light, but there were plenty of good options;...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Wendy B
August 23, 2018|
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Response from Sssgriff | Reviewed this property |
i agree google Roy Moore’s Fish Shack and there is a link. It won’t let me post the link here.
June 21, 2016|
Response from SherandPat | Reviewed this property |
I'm not really sure. If you can eat steamed lobster or ask for the haddock prepared plain with some lemon juice. They always have a fresh vegetable and you can order salad as a second vegetable. I would think you could find... More
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