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Shrimp-R-Us & More

765 3rd Avenue, P.O. Box 1325, Welaka, FL 32193
+1 386-467-7111
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“shrimp” (83 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
765 3rd Avenue, P.O. Box 1325, Welaka, FL 32193
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1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little place serves some of the best sea food of any place I've been. It is clean and the people are very friendly!! Check it out!!!

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had the luck to be visiting friends in Pomona Park, Fl. and were told to try out this little out of the way restaurant. WOW...our party had ordered clam chowder and smoked fish dip as starters...sooo good...excellent in fact. i chose liver and onions, lots...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Bring a group and get the all you can eat, you will not be disappointed. The food was good and plentiful, well prepared and tasty. Its consistently a good value and good experience.

Thank harleygirl20062015
Zarkaanne, Owner at Shrimp-R-Us & More, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that you all enjoyed the buffet when your group came. Thanks for your review, and we can always accommodate all our bike groups, and we look forward to seeing you all again in the near future.

Reviewed 15 April 2017

What started out as a seven motorcycle ride to Welaka for a dining experience turned into 24 bikes with 29 people heading out. I called the staff at Shrimps R Us and they informed me they could handle us, and reserved tables for our group....More

Thank Ronald R
Zarkaanne, Owner at Shrimp-R-Us & More, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review and also for giving us a "heads up" before you arrived, so that we could be ready! We were glad to accommodate you all, and we hope you will be back again. We love having you all at Shrimps...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

April 2, 2017; second visit in three years. There were 10 of us; 5 couples all riding motorcycles for a Sunday day trip from Daytona Area. Great restaurant for seafood and other menu items. We got the shrimp baskets with fries and cold slaw $8.99!...More

Thank James A
Zarkaanne, Owner at Shrimp-R-Us & More, responded to this review

Glad you stopped at Shrimps on your Sunday ride from Daytona! Thanks for your review, and yes, Sunday lunchtime is a busy time with our church friends. We look forward to seeing you all again soon!

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We are wintering in Satsuma from New York and "Shrimps" is close by and very good. We are allowed to take our dog and dine in the pavilion making this restaurant very valuable to us from that standpoint. The food choices are numerous and plentiful....More

Thank Charles L
Zarkaanne, Owner at Shrimp-R-Us & More, responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to give us a 5-star review! We are happy that you enjoy Shrimps while you are here from New York. We look forward to seeing you back again. We will miss our "snowbirds". Have a safe trip home.

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Our meal was planned for for our group as we do every year. The food is always amazing along with the hospitality. If you are make a road trip to Welaka by boat, car or motorcycle be sure to stop at "shrimp r us" you...More

Thank Lori H
Zarkaanne, Owner at Shrimp-R-Us & More, responded to this review

We always look forward to having The Sunnyland St. John's river cruisers every year - and we would like to thank you for coming the 7th year in a row! Thank you for your review, and we hope you had a great cruise on the...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had never been here before. We stopped here with our group of antique boaters. I was a wee bit skeptical given the name. We'll let me just say I haven't had shrimp this good and fresh since catching it myself in...More

Thank srlittin2015
Zarkaanne, Owner at Shrimp-R-Us & More, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your first time visit to Shrimps! We always look forward to having your special group of cruisers visit us each year, and we have enjoyed meeting everyone. Thanks for your nice review - and we hope you WILL BE BACK...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

I have been going to Shrimp R Us for several years. The food is always great and the service is always superb! I have seen some folks get upset because they do get busy on weekends, but some folks get upset no matter what! I...More

Thank Martin I
Zarkaanne, Owner at Shrimp-R-Us & More, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review - we especially appreciate your remarks about busy weekends! Yes, sometimes it takes a while longer when we are extra busy with the kitchen preparing food to order which is not only served inside the...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great locals family restaurant. Come as you are. Wide range of menu selections with emphasis on Shrimp and seafood. We had for an appetizer, conch fritters, crab balls and gator bites followed by the seafood platter for dinner. Large selection of sides to chose from....More

Thank MICKEY O
Zarkaanne, Owner at Shrimp-R-Us & More, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review - we are glad you enjoyed your dinner and we look forward to seeing you back again!

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miknbren
Do you let dogs eat at outdoor dining. You guys are far enough away that I don't like to leave my dog Bob that long. Thank you. Brenda
27 October 2016|
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Response from Geno J | Reviewed this property |
With 300 + people I don't see it as a safe environment for pets. There is a massive parking lot though, does the dog need to sit with you? I guess if you got a table on the outside of pavilion it would be OK.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 3rd Avenue, P.O. Box 1325, Welaka, FL 32193
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Welaka
  • Phone Number: +1 386-467-7111
  • E-mail
Description
We cater to families and large groups - offering a full menu ranging from hamburgers to homemade Maryland-style jumbo lump crabcakes, hand-breaded shrimp, New England clam chowder, fresh vegetables, a daily lunch special, homemade desserts and many other options. We have something for everyone!