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Fish Shack

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700 E 15th St, Plano, TX 75074-5712
469-229-0838
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Dallas, Texas
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163 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A comfortable, easy going place with a good variety of fish and related items. While many things are fried there is a good selection of fish available grilled plus boiled shrimp. Grilled trout was as good as any I've paid 3X for. Service was upbeat.

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Thank Erin C
Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Arrived Friday evening at 5:45, just ahead of the evening crowd. I had grilled salmon; spouse had crab cakes. Service was very quick and well prepared. With drinks, prices begin to approach expensive, given the atmosphere. Noise was not an issue; portions were filling; quick turn around on tables even when crowed. Will return with friends!

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Thank toolmantaylor48
Plano, Texas
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

So many wonderful choices on the menu board! makes your mouth water just reading all of the fish plates! Go through the line, order and find your seat in this casual vibe Downtown Plano find and eat until your hearts content. Fresh catfish to die for, fries, baskets, you name it and they have it.

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Thank Beverly G
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very reasonably priced fresh fish that is served quickly. There is often a line of people waiting to order. In addition to seafood the restaurant also serves beer and wine. My favorite is broiled sea scallops served of a bed or rice with fresh vegetables. There are typically eight or more large scallops and the dish is very tasty. At... More 

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Thank Ron D
Texas
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The catfish specials are great. Shrimp Cocktail is Huge. Its a great fun atmosphere near downtown Plano.

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Thank Whitelab
Northport, Alabama
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Fish Shack is located in a former Long John Silver's, but don't let that scare you. This place is a rare find and a locals favorite. This hidden gem is operated by Greeks who know how to cook. I ate there twice during a recent visit to Plano. The first time I had a dozen fresh oysters on the... More 

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Thank commishg
Rowlett, Texas
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the best places in the area for fried catfish and shrimp. Be sure and try their onion rings. They are light and not too much breading. Nice people that work here. Personally I like my fish, shrimp and onion rings a little crisper so if your like me you have to ask them to make everything... More 

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Thank fwcsportnut
Plano, Texas
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We like this place as the prices are reasonable and it's not a fancy place. Just good food that tastes good. Oysters are very good and not over cooked and actually tastes like oysters should. ( for those of you NOT going YUCK right now)!! Catfish is cooked right but could stand some more seasoning. Good variety of choices and... More 

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Thank Je A
Plano, Texas
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You know how you go to the coast and eat fresh seafood and it tastes great? This is just like that but you only have to travel to east Plano or Richardson. First trip here go for the fried shrimp or the Shrimp and catfish combo. Second trip eat the half pound of crab. Later you should try the grilled... More 

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Thank jamessigler
Plano, Texas
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local Fish joint. If you like catfish and crawdads, this is the place. They have lots of other choices as well. This is a popular place to eat. There is always a line to get in your order and then sit down. Food comes quickly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 E 15th St, Plano, TX 75074-5712
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Plano
  • Phone Number: 469-229-0838
Description
75074

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?