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Seafood Sam's On The Canal

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6 Coast Guard Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563-1996
(508) 888-4629
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We got the seafood platter for 2. Everything on it was delicious! It included fish, shrimp, scallops, clams, potato, coleslaw and onion rings. We'd definitely order this again.

Thank Mary K
East Bridgewater, Ma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Anytime we are on Cape Cod, we have to have lunch at one of the Seafood Sam's. In all my years of going there, never had a bad meal. Food was always hot, fresh and delicious. Doesn't matter what you order, its all good. Beware of the seafood platter, it is enormous. It really will feed 2 people

Thank writeratsea
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120 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped into Seafood Sam's for lunch and were not disappointed. This is a quick-service format place and seemed to be very efficient. We ordered off the lunch express menu and were glad that we did--the portions are HUGE and we just wanted a lighter lunch. My wife had the fish and chips and was very happy. Lightly breaded haddock... More 

Thank Steven G
Hyannis, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love their fried clams, scallops, large shrimp, fish. Onion Rings yum, very good slaw. Outside deck overlooking the canal. Wine, beer ok Better then nothing. Kinda pricey for a clam shanty. It used to be so reasonable I ate there more then I should have. If you don't mind the higher price go! The food is very good.

Thank Barbara E
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always eat at sams seafood when we are on the cape. Great classic fried and broiled seafood. This is our first stop when we get to the cape for our vacation.

Thank Khoa N
Darnestown, Maryland
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45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say? PERFECTION!!!! The Chowda has just the right amount of thickness and bacon grease. Amazing. Clam strips cooked to perfection!!!!! Love sitting by the canal!!

Thank Phil F
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had not expected a "Kelly's" type of atmosphere so were a little thrown off at first. However, the food was really good and the portions large. Very reasonable.

Thank Suzan L
Sandwich, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're a seafood junkie, and don't mind a cafeteria style décor, this is the place for you. Great location, timely food, friendly staff and great location. Not inexpensive at all and not fancy but the food is terrific, fresh, perfectly cooked and great portions. Perfect for large group and families.

1 Thank soupinsandwich
Harvard, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Seafood Sam's offers clean fried seafood at reasonable prices. Draft beer is cold and inexpensive. Average time from order to delivery is about 15 minutes. (based on 100 times eating there) Onion rings are perfect! Newly renovated interior looks fantastic.

Thank enjoyvette
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for the chowda. Very good. Tried the bisque. AMAZING. So buttery and delicious. I'll definitely be back for more!

Thank Peter C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Seafood, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Coast Guard Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563-1996
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: (508) 888-4629

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