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Taylor's Chowder House

€€ - €€€American, Seafood, Soups
3538 W Calavar Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85053-5513
+1 602-978-1815
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (8 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
“ipswich clams” (2 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
American, Seafood, Soups
€€ - €€€
3538 W Calavar Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85053-5513
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're coming here it's for the clams, because it's the only place in the Valley which serves real Ipswich whole belly clams and they know how to fry them. We've tried a few items on the menu and they were OK but nothing special...More

Thank mesatraveler
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Firstly, I'm from New England and my family has been in the fish business (boats, processing and restaurants for over 200 years). I know New England fish...We are staying in Scottsdale for two months on family business and I needed a Fried Clams "fix"...It is...More

Thank gardner34285
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Haddock is hard to find out west! We’re from Maine & it was a delicious reminder of the coast! The chowder is really authentic too!

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We had planned to visit Taylor's, based on a recommendation but then invited two other couples to come with us, always a risk when it's a place you haven't been before - and we are all from New England. However, all six of us were...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 7 February 2018

The food was not all that bad, hence, NOT one-star. But the experience was horrifying—easily among the worst customer relations situations I have ever encountered. I ordered the “all-you-can-eat” baked cod dinner, and was told by our server to let her know her when I...More

1  Thank garyhny51
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a wholesome meal Taylor's is the place! The Wednesday all you can eat Cod is amazing ! Make sure you check the website for a coupon for free cup of chowder

Reviewed 9 September 2017

First off, the menu is heavy on batter fried entrees, so if that is not on your diet, then this place may not offer the largest selection of items (there are some baked entrees). We had fried scallops and fried clam strips. Both entrees had...More

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We were very excited to try this place. The menu we found online made it sound like great seafood selections. The place is quaint and the waiters were friendly and attentive enough. But the food itself was a huge disappointment. Scallops are usually my favorite...More

1  Thank _dbsherman
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been to Taylor's Chowder House a couple times. We are Originally from NewEngland ( Massachusetts and Maine ) and we know good seafood when we taste it! The " Ipswich Clams" are mouth watering delicious! It's hard to find a...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My wife heard about this alternative basic seafood restaurant so we went to check it out for mid- week lunch. Yes! Better ambiance than expected for an off-street strip store restaurant, a very good varied low priced seafood lunch menu and excellent service...and yes, the...More

Thank Robert A
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9 February 2018|
Response from d0nna616 |
I am looking for a quality resturant that has Whole fried Clam belly dinners? Do you have that on your Menu? If so what is the Price range. Thank you , Donna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3538 W Calavar Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85053-5513
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 602-978-1815
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