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Ipswich Clambake Co

) #7 of 27 Restaurants in Ipswich ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Soups
196 High St, Ipswich, MA 01938-1248
+1 978-356-7201
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (18 reviews)
“lobster roll” (17 reviews)
“onion rings” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
196 High St, Ipswich, MA 01938-1248
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Reviews (105)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Woodman's, Clam Box have nothing on this place Clean, Great Food The BEST for Your Price for your $$$ by Far

Thank Tripenout
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate lunch here August 2, 2017. I had a lobster roll and my guest had a fried clam plate. The lobster was fresh but the portion was very skimpy for price charged. We both said the french fries were just bits and pieces -...More

Thank Swissdiner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wife had the clam plate fantastic , I had the haddock plate also fantastic they even had beat salad . They were very fast and the waitress was very good can't wait to go back.

Thank thedipman
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit to Ipswich Clambake, and it won't be my last!! I got a lobster roll that was loaded with lobsta' and very little mayo. They had a special that day for a cup of clam chowda with any purchase & that...More

Thank MaryD04
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Tasty lobster roll and a cold Ipswich Soda Pop Creame Soda. Friendly staff. Easy parking. Comfortable seating.

Thank Bloggerika
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Small place located on Route 1A, Ipswich beyond the Clam Box. Very little wait. Has take out, as well.

Thank 319RonZ
Reviewed 14 December 2016

You have to get the Ipswich Clams, they are soft, meaty and flavorful. And the breading is just right.

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 6 December 2016

My wife and I stopped at the Ipswich Clambake after great visits several years ago. While this visit may not have equaled the past, we had an enjoyable and very good meal once again. The restaurant is small and seats about 20 diners with plain...More

1  Thank Piscataquog
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent meals, fried or broiled fish, never 'greasy. Not fancy, just great, fresh seafood. Some seating indoors and, in warm weather, outdoors as well. Not crazy busy like other local seafood venues. You'll love their meals!

Thank Teach68_13
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Stopped in for some clams and seafood.Nice and spacious with good service.Pleasant atmosphere without lot of noise compared to other places.Tartar sauce on tap is a nice touch.Chowder great too. The only thing that warranted 4 stars are the french fries.Need some attention.

Thank Ludo R
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6 September 2016|
Response from Steven A | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. You can always check with the restaurant. Have fun.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196 High St, Ipswich, MA 01938-1248
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +1 978-356-7201
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Wonderful seafood (eat in or take out). Also amazing catering service!! We are closed for the season. Reopening mid March or by April 1st
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