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“Local fresh seafood”

Captain Benny's Half Shell
Ranked #264 of 8,507 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $12
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Reviewed September 1, 2013 via mobile

This neighborhood restaurant serves the freshest seafood available. I had the whole broiled stuffed flounder it was delicious and priced reasonably.
I loved watching the oysters being shucked at the bar.

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Reviewed July 31, 2013

Not a place to go out of your way for, despite some reviews. Food is mediocre at best. Service probably average for a large city like Houston, not particularly friendly, nor particularly fast. Basically a greasy spoon.

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Reviewed July 28, 2013

We Love oysters on the half shell and there's were delicious! We sat at the bar and watched him open them. The beer was ice cold served along with a frozen mug! We also ordered the stuffed jalapenos and they were delicious. Finally we ended with the fried shrimp dinner. It was delicious and remember if you like a little spice tell them you want it "seasoned". Was a perfect meal at a great price and we will be back!!!

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Thank charlseyp
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

I am shocked there is not a line to get in! We had stuffed shrimp and a shrimp poboy. Everything was really fresh, even the sides! Bread on the sandwich seemed freshly baked. They had great sweet tea and service was amazing! Will definitely be back again!

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Thank TTJFamily
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Reviewed July 19, 2013

A real bargain for the price. Oysters were really fresh and the broiled seafood platter was very good

Thank ischuavall
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