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Gary Howard Seafood

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5315 Deep Hole Rd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2712
+1 757-336-5178
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh seafood” (31 reviews)
“steamed crabs” (11 reviews)
“hush puppies” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5315 Deep Hole Rd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2712
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Well this is one of the best old school seafood operations I have been to .Reminds me of a what fish camps used to be in the deep south. They harvest most and cook and sell it

Thank Chuck M
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

My wife was on a quest for Blue Crab and Gary Howard's was the only place in town that had any. We ordered a dozen crabs and a pound shrimp. They cooked both for us in a very timely manner. Both were cooked perfectly. You...More

Thank Neal J
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

After asking around town where to get the best oysters to take with us, everyone told us to go here and they were right. My dad is very picky and he loved them.

Thank victoriap888
Reviewed October 18, 2017

My family and I were on Chincoteague Island for the weekend, we checked around for prices on blue crabs, we got a good price for the #1 males (blue crabs) at Gary Howards. This was the best price on the island for this time of...More

Thank chinacat41
Reviewed October 9, 2017

the prices were right, the selection was good,service was good, gave us extra ice for trip home shrimp,gropper,yellow fin tuna & rock fish

Thank bruced255
Reviewed September 24, 2017

We ordered a bushel of the large Male blue crabs and they were delicious! Their service was excellent. We took the food to the park on our way to the seashore. We ordered in the morning and everything was ready for us in a few...More

Thank Ben S
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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Hands down this one some of the best seafood and I live on the eastern shore. I ordered a dozen males and it was awesomely priced. And they threw in a few extra I was shocked! The shrimp was season just perfectly. Now the hush...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

My wife and I stopped in our first night on Chincoteague Island - what a great way to begin our stay! The first thing we noticed: the fish looked spectacular - nothing like supermarket fish. I would have taken a bite out of the raw...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed September 10, 2017

It's one of those places that has super tasty cheap food and you will hurt yourself if you eat the whole meal. Plenty of sides come standard. You really can't go wrong.

Thank David R
Reviewed September 8, 2017

We have spent many vacations stocking up with Gary Howard Seafood, however this trip we stopped by for lunch (at 1 pm Labor Day weekend) and they were totally unprepared. They told us they had just turned on the fryers and would not be able...More

Thank Laura136913
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5315 Deep Hole Rd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2712
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chincoteague Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-336-5178
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