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Chart Room is a local favorite seafood restaurant in Crescent City that offers casual waterfront dining, and was voted Best Seafood & Best Clam Chowder in the Readers Choice Award. At the Chart Room, we like to offer great tasting hearty meals, so we prepare our breakfasts, lunches and dinners with fresh quality ingredients.
$8 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
American, Seafood, Soups
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such a fantastic location and amazing fresh seafood. They also have hamburgers and even have a veggie burger which was delicious. They had live music and we not only enjoyed the delicious food with fantastic service but also Loved the outdoor seating overlooking the ocean....More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

fish and chips right by the ocean should be good right? but the little piece of fish behind all that batter was as tasteless as there waterlogged scallops, what's up with these seafood restaurants not selling crab that's just crazy, idk if it's the cook...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadly due to Covid it was outside only very busy eve but worth the wait We ordered the sampler grilled, fish, scallops and shrimp and fries and my husband had fried shrimp It took a while to come out but was worth the wait, very...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is right off the beach and the food was delicious! One of the best clam chowders I have had! Must try this place!

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed July 3, 2020

This is the second time that I've been disappointed with the Chart room. The fish and chips used to be " THE BEST"!!! They have changed the breading and now they are greasy and overly crispy. Also, there is less fish and more breading. I...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed July 3, 2020 via mobile

Right by the sea on the dock Frozen fish is the order of the day We shared fish and chips Overcooked and greasy batter Greasy fries, they were not nice fat proper English style chips Am for $15 before tax etc Not even worth half...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed July 2, 2020

We had dinner from the chart room while staying overnight in Crescent City. Carry out was the only option. One clam chowder and one lobster bisque (get the chowder). One fish taco dinner and one fried scallop dinner. Both were good.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed June 28, 2020 via mobile

The restraunt is nice, didnt see indoors because of covid. They only are doing takeout and there are spots outside to eat outside. There are probably 5 or 6 picnics tables. The fish was soggy but had nice flavor. The food definitely was not fresh...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed April 11, 2020

Got there early like the reviews said and were glad we did. The halibut was wonderful, salmon a bit overcooked but tasty. Service was good since we were early but it filled up after 5 on a Wednesday. When we left there was quite a...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed March 20, 2020 via mobile

During the time of crisis in California The Chart Room has really stepped up for Crescent City. I called in 2 small orders of fish and chips and clam chowder. It took me about 10 minutes to get to the restaurant; my order was ready...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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October 10, 2016|
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Response from Frances M | Reviewed this property |
don't know. we were there for dinner. I hear breakfast is good.
September 25, 2016|
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Response from Jim E | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if they take them but if they do, make them because it can get very busy.
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