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A.W. Shucks

Carmel, CA
+1 831-624-6605
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Good Oyster Bar

We say at the counter. Oysters and Manhattan Chowder were excellent. Fun to watch the chef cooking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Excellent seafood at reasonable prices!

My wife and I recently had dinner twice at A.W.Shucks. It was so good the first night we went back... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A popular local pub.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oyster bar” (13 reviews)
“clam chowder” (13 reviews)
“bloody mary” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 21:00
Carmel, CA
+1 831-624-6605
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We say at the counter. Oysters and Manhattan Chowder were excellent. Fun to watch the chef cooking the food. Very friendly staffs. Recommended if you are in the area. Mostly crowded and no reservations.

Thank fatty2004
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently had dinner twice at A.W.Shucks. It was so good the first night we went back again. We sat at the oyster bar where we could watch the chefs shucking the oysters and preparing various seafood dishes. Both nights we shared...More

Thank Eric22754
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small spot but a great place to take a break and have a drink- friendly service, particularly fir tourist weary Carmel

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place! We eat here every single time we come to Carmel, which is often since we live in the Bay Area. We always order the fried seafood platter, and the crab cake with Caesar salad. Ok maybe a Bloody Mary too. It’s...More

Thank writergirldreams
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Lunchtime visit to this Carmel restaurant based on Tripadvisor reviews. So glad we did. It is a very small place but even though they were full we only had to wait for a couple of minutes. We had the chowder and fresh oysters along with...More

Thank dtkfw
Reviewed 23 October 2017

My husband and I were driving in Carmel after our Pacific Coast Highway tour. We stopped to shop and were lucky enough to come across A.W. Shucks for dinner. It is on one of the main streets in Carmel amongst the shops. I had the...More

Thank retire17
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were looking for a place to have some cocktails before dinner. People don't tell you but in Carmel many retaurants ONLY SERVE WINE OR BEER. Anyway, I had read about this place and we happened to walk by on our way to "finding a...More

Thank newyorkstephanie
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A welcoming oyster bar with great atmosphere. You can eat at the bar or at raised tables. The seafood sharing platter together with a dozen deliciously fresh oysters was an ideal choice for appetizer. The fish and chips was one of the best outside England....More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I first visited Aw Shucks over 20 years ago, met the (then) owner and loved the ambiance. I re-visited yesterday and had the most fabulous meal. We had Caesar salad, clam chowder and fried shrimps. Food was fresh, tasty and served expertly. The oysters are...More

Thank 499joy
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a light lunch and a few drinks. Wonderful! Fantastic bar, nice menu, great service and the best key lime pie we've ever had!

Thank darcytdog
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