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Tony's Clam Shop

861 Quincy Shore Dr, Quincy, MA 02170-3122
+1 617-773-5090
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried clams” (50 reviews)
“seafood” (69 reviews)
“fries” (42 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
861 Quincy Shore Dr, Quincy, MA 02170-3122
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The best fried food around . Nothing beats there onion rings.Prices are great for what you receive . Open year round

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Patsfitter
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Tony’s clam box makes a great Caesar salad but if you like fried clams, you will love the Fried Clams at Tony’s. The batter is delicious as the clam has a super taste and cooked to perfection. Found them to cost a few dollars more...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank QuincyPoint0001
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed my time at Tony’s I love a nice clam, I particularly like bearded clams however Tony had run out, despite this I had a great time, I find that a evening out is always complete when finished with a salty clam. Cheers...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cucumbae C
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Every time we get off the plane from Seattle, we head straight to the nearest place open for a lobster roll. This time, we were headed to Maine so we stopped in Quincy at Tony's. Exactly what we wanted...no frills and DELISH! Highly recommend!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank misopiso88
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The clams here really are as fresh as you can get! Even better than a lot of places on Cape Cod. Plus the view on a Summer night across Wollaston Beach towards the Boston skyline is unbeatable!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DaveKM515
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Absolutely awesome seafood. My wife had a lobster roll that was huge and the taste was awesome. I had the clam roll and it was perfect. Great view of the Quincy Bay and Boston skyline in the background. Great place to eat...even tho' a bit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank quadboss
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Read about the awesome lobster roll, but having had one at Quincy Market earlier in the day, we thought we'd have something else. My spouse ordered the Fried Lobster Plate and I picked the Crab-cake Plate. Plates are served with nicely crisp fries and coleslaw....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank goldenlover2015
Reviewed October 6, 2018

We had belly clams, fried shrimp, french fries, and onion rings. All cooked perfectly with large serving sizes, but the cost was very expensive. If you want to splurge on great fried foods, this is the place to go!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank BostonSkier
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

I've been going to Tony's for 30+ years. My usual was fried oysters, always the best. We moved hours away eight years ago but visit whenever back in the area, usually 5-6 times per year. Now, I usually get the seafood platter and kids get...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank E8667CJjohng
Reviewed October 3, 2018

My colleague had the lobster sandwich and was amazed at how much lobster it was filled with and how fresh. I myself had the scallops and I have never tasted anything that tasted so fresh. Right on the harbor family friendly but its the food!!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jayebalkenbush
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August 9, 2017|
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Response from Julissa34 | Reviewed this property |
Recommend calling ahead if in a rush. The lines are pretty long during summer peak hours. Hope this was helpful.
Milly M
September 3, 2016|
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Response from alliemak | Reviewed this property |
There was a customer with a small dog on outside patio day we were there. Could have been a service dog.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 861 Quincy Shore Dr, Quincy, MA 02170-3122
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-773-5090
  • E-mail
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