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Fish Shack Restaurant

) #3 of 32 Restaurants in Rockport €€ - €€€ American, Seafood, Soups
21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
+1 978-546-6667
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (44 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
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21 Dock Sq, Rockport, MA 01966-1536
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

We visited on a very busy July Sunday, albeit after 3pm, for lunch. We had a wait of about 45 minutes. It was busy and buzzing. Service was friendly yet a little slow (I did say they were busy). The menu was reasonable (small kids...More

Thank JGSingers
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Dined here with son and family and loved it. Fried ne seafood was great (I had sea scallops) service was excellent and they had children's menu for small grandkids, my grandson loved the fried fish. Will definitely be back.

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We enjoyed Fish Shack. Our waitress was fun and informative and even got my family to try mussels (they like 'em!). This is an affordable, fun place with a nice view and enjoyable staff.

1  Thank Savanjay
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. Food was delicious and our server was friendly and attentive. Sat by the windows with a view of the sea.

Thank Kwemtp
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here recommended by our inn. It is very quaint. The food was very good. We could see the water while eating here. The lobster was very good

Thank Vam56006
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Everytime I am in Rockport I eat at the Fish Shack...the food is excellent and the employees are great! I suggest trying the lobster Mac and cheese.....it is the best!!

Thank Grace L
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Rockport restaurants close very early. I mean like 3pm. Parking meters are free after 6. We got there at 6:05 and had a reasonable 20 min Waite. There are seats at the windows with a great view of the harbor but we didn't get one....More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The service was wonderful we got a small table in a little alcove and it was perfect. It was nice and quiet with a beautiful view. The food was great.

Thank 774annc
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We chose the Fish Shack because it came recommended by the owner of our B&B and it is on the waterfront. Food was very good and it was the first time we had New England Clams aka Steamers. My husband and I ordered the 2...More

1  Thank luckyduck12345
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Went to Rockport for seafood. This restaurant does not disappoint. Friendly, knowledgeable staff. We went for 3 meals. Lobster, lobster rolls and fried shrimp. All perfect. Terrific seafood choices. Landlubber menu & choices for kids. Prices in line with quality. They do not take reservations...More

1  Thank MANanaTravels
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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
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, 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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