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Fish Shack Restaurant

) #3 of 32 Restaurants in Rockport ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Soups
21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
+1 978-546-6667
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“clam chowder” (47 reviews)
“fries” (41 reviews)
“seafood” (49 reviews)
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11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
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101 - 110 of 412 reviews

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. Food was delicious and our server was friendly and attentive. Sat by the windows with a view of the sea.

Thank Kwemtp
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here recommended by our inn. It is very quaint. The food was very good. We could see the water while eating here. The lobster was very good

Thank Vam56006
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Everytime I am in Rockport I eat at the Fish Shack...the food is excellent and the employees are great! I suggest trying the lobster Mac and cheese.....it is the best!!

Thank Grace L
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Rockport restaurants close very early. I mean like 3pm. Parking meters are free after 6. We got there at 6:05 and had a reasonable 20 min Waite. There are seats at the windows with a great view of the harbor but we didn't get one....More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The service was wonderful we got a small table in a little alcove and it was perfect. It was nice and quiet with a beautiful view. The food was great.

Thank 774annc
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We chose the Fish Shack because it came recommended by the owner of our B&B and it is on the waterfront. Food was very good and it was the first time we had New England Clams aka Steamers. My husband and I ordered the 2...More

1  Thank luckyduck12345
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Went to Rockport for seafood. This restaurant does not disappoint. Friendly, knowledgeable staff. We went for 3 meals. Lobster, lobster rolls and fried shrimp. All perfect. Terrific seafood choices. Landlubber menu & choices for kids. Prices in line with quality. They do not take reservations...More

1  Thank MANanaTravels
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We ate here on two occasions during our weeks stay in Rockport. It was a very short walk from our cottage and the food and service was good. All diners have a great view of the water. Prices are reasonable and casual attire is all...More

1  Thank AmericanIxchel
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Cute little shopping town. We thought about going to Roy Moore's Lobster shack but it was incredibly busy. So we walked over to this sit down version. It was busy too but there are plenty of tables. We were seated by the window with a...More

Thank JACfromDC
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We've been to the Fish Shack three times this week. It's one of the few restaurants which is open past 5pm. If you're looking for fancy, go elsewhere. This restaurant has the basics. Lobster roll, with mayo or butter, clam chowder (excellent), lobster mac and...More

Thank OrganizedChaosNoVa
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Do you have gluten-free options?
21 June 2016|
Response from SherandPat | Reviewed this property |
I'm not really sure. If you can eat steamed lobster or ask for the haddock prepared plain with some lemon juice. They always have a fresh vegetable and you can order salad as a second vegetable. I would think you could find... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-546-6667
  • E-mail
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