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Shrimp King Restaurant & Seafood Market

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1111 US Highway 130, Hamilton, NJ 08691
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hamilton Nj
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You cant beat the prices and food is awesome but almost two hours to eat in a not-fine dining place was irritating. They were short-staffed... Our waitress had so many tables, we didnt get the attention a customer should get. We saw a gentleman walk out because he was standing there for a good 15 min. & no one approached... More 

Thank Gra S
New Jersey
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199 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friends were recomending this restaurant as great so we though we would try it. Overall the food was good, not great but there were several dishes that were downright CHEAP. Great seafood on a budget. We ordered the more expensive dishes and they didn't live up to my expectations. We went as a party of 6 and had the Bucket... More 

Thank Steven M
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never had a bad meal here, even though I wouldn't recommend anything fried - the owner (or whoever is behind the seafood window) can tell you where every piece of fish he has came from, and it's locally owned. Good prices, good food, not much in the way of atmosphere, but is a BYO - I always go here when... More 

Thank Usamaerd t
Milltown, New Jersey
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We always drove past this place and one day we decided to stop in and give it a try. The service was fine, the food was ok. We have gone back to just driving by.

Thank Doris S
Orlando, Florida
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We ate there on the recommendation of friends and were not disappointed. The food was excellent. The staff was professional and friendly. Food portions are the correct size for a "healthy eater". I strongly recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank Doug A
Somerset, New Jersey, United States
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

I call this a little gem cause it looks small..I didn't expect the amount of food and the quality...and even more ..very inexpensive!! If you want to eat seafood at a not so expensive price like your commercial big name restaurants..then this is the place to go!! Try it and see for yourself...great service..great food..great portions..great price!!

Thank ArtRosa
Cincinnati, Ohio
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56 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Wasn't bad, but certainly nothing to write home about. Had the scallops, which were fairly average. Prices were not bad...commensurate with the quality of food. Restaurant was what it was...wasn't fine dining, and didn't pretend to be. If you're craving seafood, this is probably one of the better choices, but there are other, better choices in the immediate vicinity.

Thank FlyingAuditor
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

This place is just ok. There is nothing that was really great. We had the flounder and the stuffed shrimp. It is sad when we can say tha slaw and the bread were the best part of the meal. The rest was just ok. There were a lot of regular customers when we were there, but they all ordered deli... More 

Thank Kevin L
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64 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

Excellent Fresh Seafood. Fried flounder sandwich. Large portion of fried flounder. Not greasy at all. Very reasonable price $5.

Thank TJSnow917
Robbinsville, New Jersey
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76 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

I only came here to eat the fried shrimp sandwich. I think I will be coming back because it was pretty darn good! The service was friendly but the restaurant needs a makeover.

Thank Ronnie R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 US Highway 130, Hamilton, NJ 08691
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: 609.259.3006

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