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Fish Shack Restaurant

21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
+1 978-546-6667
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (52 reviews)
“seafood” (63 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner at fish shack restaurant. The food was fresh and delicious as usual. Sometimes yo7 have to wait but it is well worth it. Great menu and everything made fresh. Nice bar area to have a drink while waiting for table.

Thank Stanman134
Reviewed 1 week ago

2 dinners early Friday evening This place recommended by our motel hostess--and a good recommendation it was. We were seated as requested with a decent harbor view. The service was pleasant. The waitress was unfamiliar with an "off menu" item that had been recommended by...More

1  Thank davontheroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch at this family friendly restaurant. Lots of fried seafood offerings. We chose the chicken sandwich and crab cakes which were both very good. A large varied menu to suit all tastes.

Thank margiegirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonable prices for whole lobster. Perfectly cooked. Haddock also fresh and delicious. Staff was very attentive. Casual interior...try to sit by the windows.

Thank mykayak12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch. My friend had a one pound lobster that she loved. She said it was nice and sweet. I had a cup of New England claim chowder which was ok but I've had better. I also had the fish tacos which had nice...More

1  Thank Connie L
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Went to the Fish Shack on recommendation from our hosts and weren’t disappointed. Half of Rockport seemed to be dining there as it’s popular with the locals but even after walking in off the street, it only took about 20 minutes to get a table....More

1  Thank morgs_83
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I'm a sucker for a good seafood restaurant located right on the water, and the Fish Shack in Rockport checks all the boxes. The wood floors and exposed beams give it a bustling, historic feel and the good seafood, service and view make it a...More

Thank RCSColumbus
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Classic. Great view. Good for a special occasion. Went for the seafood. My husband got the steak. Loved house Clams Anthony. Superior service.

Thank Marcia C
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Roy Moore’s Fish Shack now has a bar and it is a nice one. I’ve been there twice and had a nice time, both times. Our experience with the restaurant a few years ago wasn’t great, but I wanted a bar and Maureen recommended this...More

Thank ontheHuron
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Within minutes of arriving in Rockport we stopped into the Fish Shack. We opted to sit at the bar and enjoyed talking with other vacationers and locals. The lobster salad was delicious. Clean undressed lobster sat on a wonderful garden salad. The crab cakes were...More

1  Thank michelleanctil
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Wendy B
23 August 2018|
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Response from Sssgriff | Reviewed this property |
i agree google Roy Moore’s Fish Shack and there is a link. It won’t let me post the link here.
21 June 2016|
Response from SherandPat | Reviewed this property |
I'm not really sure. If you can eat steamed lobster or ask for the haddock prepared plain with some lemon juice. They always have a fresh vegetable and you can order salad as a second vegetable. I would think you could find... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-546-6667
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