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The Clam Castle

1324 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-3454
+1 203-245-4911
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish tacos” (16 reviews)
“chowder” (20 reviews)
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1324 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-3454
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I know all the clam places from Madison to Saybrooke but I got lucky. Driving Route 1 in Madison I saw the Clam Castle . Just about 11:45. I ordered clam chowder and fried clam platter. Both were awesome but the clams and the...More

Thank robweb13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seasonal roadside seafood near state park beach. Also burgers and such. Eat in or out. BYOB with package store across street.

Thank stan l
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Very casual. Dine inside or at picnic tables outside. Consistently good. Appealing seafood menu. If you like fried whole belly clams, look no further.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 11 October 2017

we waited in line a rather long time to place our order 50% - 50%, customer, waitstaff, Prices seemed high for an order of whole belly clams fries and a chowder, but we pushed on. Meal was served in a timely fashion by a pleasant...More

Thank frank k
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We went to the shore while the kids had a day off from school. My husband found this place and wanted to try it. We placed an order to go. Side orders because we we don't like french fries too much. My husband and son...More

Thank RatherBeCruising_98
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The Clam Castle is one of the best seafood restaurants in the Old Saybrook, Westbrook, Madison and Clinton. You order at the counter and pick up your food. Tables are inside or outside. It has a wide range of seafood. For instance, my wife had...More

Thank mcarr0ll27
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This roadside seafood shack is a real gem. Charming, unpretentious, good service and the most delicious jumbo lobster roll I have ever eaten!! A simple but perfect combination, lobster meat, butter and roll. I will never eat a lobster roll again, unless I'm in New...More

Thank kathryn w
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Hard to believe someone would contend this place has "went" downhill. Some years ago before the Donahue family took over, the clam castle wasn't worth stopping at. Infinitely better to just go across the street to Lenny & Joe's for solid, simple seafood. Even though...More

Thank Lars G
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Horrible, service sucks, food is either not done all the way, or not fried good, to greasy. OVERPICED, I have been going to clam castle for years, since new ownership the place has went downhill !!!

1  Thank toolives
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely little restaurant, very friendly people, and the food was so good!!! The seafood couldn't be any fresher. I had the jumbo lobster roll & cup of New England Clam Chowder. Others in my family had the scallop tacos, scallops rolls, and lobster bisque. All...More

Thank Lupita G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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: 1324 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-3454
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 203-245-4911
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