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Seafood Sam's On The Canal

) #5 of 46 Restaurants in Sandwich ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Soups
6 Coast Guard Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563-1996
+1 508-888-4629
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fried seafood” (33 reviews)
“onion rings” (29 reviews)
“chowder” (32 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
6 Coast Guard Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563-1996
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As a local Cape Codder, I just don't get the appeal of Seafood Sam's. You wait in line cafeteria style (they even have the awful glass refrigerated cases on the counter with jello type desserts), pay a steep price, and then get a pager to...More

Thank DLG6395
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food at Seafood Sams is delicious and fresh whether you get it baked or fried. The batter is very light not a heavy qreasy coating. With each meal you have a choice of 3 different sides to pick from, baked potatoe ,fries or rice...More

Thank WhoFive
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is right on the canal and when we finally got time to eat there we were not disappointed. The staff was friendly and patient as we figured out what best to eat. The crab cakes were delicious. As were the onion rings!! The fish...More

Thank bisler6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After biking the canal path, we had a delightful meal here at Sam's. We loved being able to sit outside and eat. We had very good clam chowder to accompany the delicious, flavorful fried clams. Good cole slaw and excellent vegetable medley as sides. If...More

Thank Greneestone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second experience of New England seafood. The tastiest items were the tartare sauce and the coleslaw. The calamari starter was tasteless. The lobster and shrimp combo seemed to be mostly shrimp. The fries were lukewarm. Not great value for money. Didn't live up to...More

3  Thank pgbDublin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Generous portions, great clams, onion rings, fried fish. Reliable menu, all the favorites. Service generally great, though this year several times there were communication issues with orders due to counter staff inexperienc.. Cafeteria style atmosphere with outside deck.

Thank sashad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You walk in to order at the counter (lots of places do this) then they give you a buzzer and you find a table. Food was alright, seemed like they could do better. Lobster roll was pretty fresh, local clams good but sandy and the...More

Thank ShannonChurchill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very busy place but very efficient staff! Love taking our food to go and sitting on the canal watching the boats and fisherman!

Thank LovetheCape2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, and family friendly! We sampled the chowder, scallops, fish and chips, and onions rings. All were great!

Thank Christina O
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a quick seafood meal this is the place for you. It is located at the canal so you can walk off all the delicious food you eat! We had the fried clams and lobster roll. It was good for a...More

Thank Debbie01501
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maria l
When you open for the season please
22 February 2016|
Response from maria l |
When do u open for the season?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Coast Guard Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563-1996
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +1 508-888-4629
  • E-mail
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