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Hil Mak's Seafood Restaurant

449 Lake Ave, Ashtabula, OH 44004-3225
+1 440-964-3222
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“perch” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (30 reviews)
“clam chowder” (9 reviews)
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449 Lake Ave, Ashtabula, OH 44004-3225
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We met friends on a snowy night. Some restaurants chose to close but lucky for us not Hil-mak's. There is a nice selection of wine which we ordered. Their salad is always fresh, too. Our entrée choice was salmon. However, one person in our party...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

My family went to Hil Maks for fish sandwiches and the experience was amazing. The food was so good and for the price.... you can’t beat it.

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We always get good service and a great meal. They fresh seafood is excellent. We also enjoy there seafood market to pickup lunches.

Thank Ed A
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Went into Ashtabula to take my 88 year old father to dinner. As the hostess went to seat us she took a look at my father's walker and said " can you walk around the back of the tables? I really can't have you walking...More

7  Thank Zam19
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We had heard so many great things about this place, but just found it average. I was looking forward to a Perch dinner like I get when I am home in Michigan, but found this wasn't it. The Perch was overcooked and you only got...More

2  Thank Mercedes4813
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Went to this restaurant food was excellent. The waitress was very nice. Brought us our drinks and salads. Was able to answer all our questions about the fish and crabs. My husband and 2 friends had the soft shell crab it was cooked perfectly. Everything...More

Thank mlr39
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We were on our way to Marblehead from Pa and decided to stop for dinner. Place was full for a Thursday evening. We were quickly seated, given menus and had our drink order taken. Nicole our waitress came over and what a great person. She...More

1  Thank John N
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My husband got the shrimp and scallops in Alfredo sauce he absolutely loved it. I got the haddock with double baked potato, my haddock could have been seasoned more. Overall the food was good, seems like a great place. Some people I talked to like...More

Thank droman33
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Hil Mak's is an institution in Ashtabula, Ohio. It is not pretentious; more like having dinner in a friend's (very busy) dining room. The seafood is always very fresh and well-prepared. The side dishes are plain--potatoes of various kinds (baked, twice-baked, fries), a steamed green...More

1  Thank VirtualFarmBoy
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I've been raised on the chowder and seafood from this restaurant and fish market my whole life.....the East Coast has nothing better than this Northeast Ohio gem. A must Ashtabula Harbor visit!

Thank Kerri B
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16 June 2017|
Response from LoriDeOregon | Reviewed this property |
They are not currently open any days for lunch, only dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 449 Lake Ave, Ashtabula, OH 44004-3225
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Ashtabula
  • Phone Number: +1 440-964-3222
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