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Off Shore Pier Restaurant

637 3rd Ave Ext, Rensselaer, NY 12144-5618
+1 518-283-9880
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
637 3rd Ave Ext, Rensselaer, NY 12144-5618
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Noting the favorable reviews, we decided to try this unpretentious place just off I-90, and were delighted by the experience. Entering around 5:00, we found it crowded with carry-out customers waiting for their orders, but ample seating to wait for our dine-in order. The fried...More

Thank OldCTProf
Reviewed 6 March 2018

good food, fairly priced and very casual atmosphere. location is very easy to get to and plenty of parking. You can also get take out fresh fish or cooked to order.

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I generally go here just to purchase fresh fish. Finally decided to eat-in. It was mildly hectic, but service was great. Food is fantastic. Parking....sucks, as does trying to get out of the parking lot. But that's always been an issue, whether you eat there...More

Thank spudley215
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I had lunch at off-shore pier and i thought the food was excellent. The fresh oysters were amazing and reasonable priced. I had the clam fry with the cole slaw and the curley fries and it was great! If you like clam strips these would...More

Thank Sara F
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Whenever we are in town, this is a must stop. My husband, who hates fish, says the hotdogs and burgers are great. The seafood is so fresh, he never complains of any smell. Everything is cook to order. Used to go to Ted's, but this...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This is the best place for reasonable seafood with no frills but is outstanding. The service is walk up and order and then they call your number. I Never have had a bad meal .

Thank mooney8204
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Found this gem by accident. Looking for a fish fry on a Friday night. A fish market on one side and the restaurant on the other. Nothing fancy, but good food. Large selection of fresh fish and varies on the season, along with the standards...More

Thank 815sue
Reviewed 16 August 2017

One of the best fish places in the area today I have to say. The fish fries are fresh and taste awesome. The fish and chips I say is the best deal, and they give you so much for just under $8. So many choices...More

Thank Sean Q
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Decorated in the old school way, good variety to choose from, always fresh tasting (there's a seafood store attached to the restaurant that is also very good). Nice people, great service. Love the cole slaw.

Thank joancrounse
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Step up to the window, order your meal. There were many choices, but few, if any, green vegetables. Your number is called when your meal is ready. The fish here is fresh, nicely prepared. I don't know of many fish restaurants where you can get...More

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Response from spudley215 | Reviewed this property |
I've never made reservations. You should call them and ask,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 3rd Ave Ext, Rensselaer, NY 12144-5618
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rensselaer
  • Phone Number: +1 518-283-9880
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