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Abilene Seafood Tavern

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1882 S Clack St, Abilene, TX 79605-4612
+1 325-695-1770
11:00 - 00:00
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All hours
Sun 21:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We eat there every few weeks for lunch, last few meals were below par, Shrimp had odd taste (not fresh), prime rib overly seasoned (salty) and over cooked (overly fatty). Food starting to be hit and miss but restaurant needs a major cleaning. Service slow due to skeleton crew. Carpet is needed to be replaced 5 years ago, was covering... More 

Thank Sckott
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

they have the best burger i ever ate in my life. the cook that works at lunch time can sure cook a burger so if you see a blue truck parked on the side that would be the cook....

Thank jamie m
Dallas, Texas
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103 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Noticed this restaurant as I was driving toward my hotel. What a great dinner! I had flounder stuffed with crabmeat and shrimp - each flavor was distinct, yet complimentary. The Ceaser salad was excellent, as were the grilled vegetables. I enjoyed the bread - not sure of the predominant grain. dark and hearty. The service was beyond excellent. Thoroughly enjoyed... More 

Thank Kat L
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244 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Like the other review says tables are sticky reminds me off Florida with the high humidity. Food was ok had the blacken red fish came out very dry. The bread pudding is very good. Grilled vegetables tasted like sautéed vegetable. They were out of coffee for week the staff said. ???

Thank JCSfoodguy
Lawn, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

We often dine at the Seafood tavern, but I was shocked at what happened on or last attempt to dine there. We arrived inside at 8:55. Waited for someone to seat us for 7 minutes. After no one greated us I went into the dinning area and was told by the manager that they closed at 9 pm (now 9:02)... More 

1 Thank dollarbill00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Dishes dirty had a greasy film on them. Silverware nasty dried food on them. Had a business meeting. I was embarrassed after recommending this place.

1 Thank jnindian
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Table was sticky. Service was excellent . We were served with bread it was not very tasty .. Started with frog legs... Frog legs were not very good , looked nice but tasted bad. I had lunch special with gumbo soup it was tasty but a very small portion . I also had beer battered shrimp . Very nice size... More 

1 Thank Bill C
Abilene, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

The food was okay and I probably would not have written this review except for the treatment I received from the staff and the manager. The waitress did not properly wait on our table. When the bill came, we were left waiting for the waitress. Four times I had to get up from the table to search for the waitress.... More 

2 Thank vickery11
Abilene, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

When my husband asked me where I wanted to go for our seventh anniversary dinner the Seafood Tavern was our top choice. The first time we ate here we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We had an attentive waiter and the food was amazing. As a result we were greatly anticipating a similar experience and were greatly disappointed by what happened... More 

1 Thank A R
Northwest Arkansas
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274 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2015

This restaurant had decent reviews, it was close to our hotel, and we were both craving seafood. However, I forget that seafood in the south is almost always fried and battered beyond recognition, so don't expect great seafood. I took off the heaving coating of the batter and ate the shrimp and cod beneath, but still was quite greasy and... More 

Thank Arkies10

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
21:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1882 S Clack St, Abilene, TX 79605-4612
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: +1 325-695-1770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?