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103 S Coit Rd, Richardson, TX 75080-5721
+1 972-231-8202
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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Texas, United States
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always get the oysters and the shrimp PoBoy. I usually also get a side of spicy coleslaw! Everything is always really good!

Thank Summer F
Dallas, Texas
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201 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

this is a go up to the count, order, they bring it, then you pay after you eat. haven't seen the honor system in a restaurant in a long time. this is a local place with friendly staff and good good shrimp, oysters, and fish. give them a try when you are near the coit beltline intersection.

Thank Cynthia U
Dallas, Texas
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188 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Hubs and I were looking for dinner and he chose this spot. We had eaten here once before and liked it. Glad we went back. Protocol is unusual. Order at the counter, give your name and pick up drinks. Find a table and listen for your name to pick up food at the window. Condiments have their own station with... More 

Thank suzismini
Dallas, Texas
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149 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I love there crab cakes and hush puppies. I have had one of their PO boys in the past as well. They also have a really nice patio area. Because of the food being so good, I wish the inside of the restaurant was improved a bit. I would prefer to be sat down and to pay at table, but... More 

Thank Lisamg01
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

My first evening trip was to the Aw Shucks in west Plano, where I had two catfish filets about 7-8 inches long .....and flat. Wonderful, along with two large silver dollar sized fried oysters and great plank type fries. Plus some pricey gumbo that was good. Thought I would try the lunch menu at Coit (Big Shucks).....the one catfish was... More 

Thank RG W
Dallas, Texas
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736 reviews
392 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 348 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

We're new to the area so we decided to try out Big Shucks, when we walked in (early) for dinner we couldn't believe how long the line was. It is an order at the counter place & pay at the end. After you order they call your name over the intercom & you go and pick up your food. We... More 

Thank BrussoDallas
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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122 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

We stopped by here and the place was hopping. You order at the counter and find a table and they will call your name for pickup. When you leave you tell the cashier what you had. The shrimp po boy sandwich was good. Wife had the two piece catfish dinner. I didn't try the oysters but the price is very... More 

Thank Ron A
Denison, Texas
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168 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Catfish and oyster combo. Fish was good, oysters were ok just not very tasty. It was good but probably not my favorite. Busy place

Thank mugmarine
Dallas, Texas
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232 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Big Shucks is one of those places that I can't stay away from. I love oysters and they have the best. You can mix your own red sauce and make it as hot as you want. After two dozen oysters on the half shell I just couldn't find the room for their key lime pie. Amazingly, in this day and... More 

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Austin, Texas
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147 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Stopped in for dinner and stumbled onto happy hour prices! Oysters for $7.99 dz. my friends, that is the best price in Dallas or Houston. This is a great oyster bar! Lots of bar space and all you can eat type service. No tab, just tell them how many oysters and beers you had on your way out! I also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 S Coit Rd, Richardson, TX 75080-5721
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Richardson
  • Phone Number: +1 972-231-8202

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?