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Fish Shack Restaurant

21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
+1 978-546-6667
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (51 reviews)
“fries” (51 reviews)
“seafood” (62 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had the whole lobster and the lobster scampi. Both were delicious. Very popular place so there will be a wait.

Thank BGElisabeth
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice location. Service was great we both got twin lobsters and they came out nice and warm. Cole slaw and fries were good also as sides

Thank Bob V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to Rockport just to see the place again and specifically to dine at Fish Shack. The place is 'rough and ready' but the food and the size of the portions are to die for....(we ate so much we felt like we were going...More

Thank montofri
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fortunately, we were able to get a table by a window, so had a great view during dinner. Delicious food. Probably the best salmon and rice I’ve ever had.

Thank AndyKansasCity
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Rockport for the day and was planning to have a nice meal with the family and our toddler. The food was very mediocre (which I can deal with...) but the very young hostess was just sooo rude and confrontational... this is just...More

Thank Jolie99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family has been coming to Rockport for decades. We always enjoyed family dinner at The Fish Shack. Our visit this year was extremely disappointing. Over the decades our family has grown. We came to dine at 6pm on a Sunday in July with a...More

2  Thank T30JUmichaelj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner was absolutely delicious....we had about a 15 minute wait... we sat at the bar...drinks were very well priced...staff was very nice.... We had a very friendly waitress....Brenda She told us of the specials.... My husband ordered broiled haddock...he chose green beans & baked potatoe...nice...More

Thank Kathy V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last time I ate here, I had the fried haddock sandwich and was very happy with it - good fish, avg. price. This time, my son had the bacon cheeseburger and was thoroughly delighted and satisfied. This time I tried the fish tacos. Looks like...More

Thank jjcwas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The good: great location, reasonable prices, good service. The not so good: the food was average at best. I guess we expected more being in Rockport at a seafood restaurant. Handicap friendly family restaurant with a view of the water. I don't anticipate being back...More

Thank mgonzalez807
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were told about the Fish Shack from Tuck Inn. Decided to try it. what a wonderful surprise!! The swordfish and lobster were very good and obviously FRESH!! Really nice proportions and choice of vegetables and salads. The prices are amazing and table service is...More

Thank GrannyJudy
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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, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
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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