Prototypical surf clam bars with quick service. No AC so don’t come here when it’s 98 degrees in the shade
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They take only cash and no reservations. During the summer months it's at least an hour wait outside in the sun. We do take out instead. Food is good, nice fish. Lousy crab, good clams, oysters, and scallops. Good service.
I love Smitty's and have been going there for years. They offer great inexpensive food. Their daily specials start at 4pm, I am never disappointed with any of their specials. After 5pm, there is a long wait. Take a bottle of wine/drinks while you wait....More
Love this place next to water! We order chowder every time and it's delicious. Great service too! Had tuna and crab salad and cod bites with fries this time.
During a recent visit, i was disappointed with the food. Fish was rubbery, corn fritters were bland. Service seemed disinterested and not at all friendly. No longer worth the wait, if it ever was.
No summer at the South Jersey shore can be complete without a visit to The Clam Bar, known locally as Smitty’s. The wait can be long but it’s worth it. There is inside table seating if you want to get all fancy-like but it’s the...More
There is nothing you will not like on the menu. Perhaps the best manhattan clam chowder anywhere. It is a very unique setting with a beach bar atmosphere. It is BYOB and the wait, worth every minute, can be quite long at peak meal times....More
After a morning on the water we headed to Smitty’s for a quick bite. Smitty’s is on the bay in Somer’s Point but faces the street. Our table had 2 cheeseburgers, fried clams with fries and a shrimp/tuna salad combo on a bun. We had...More
Smitty’s is right on the water in Somers Point. It’s only open during the summer season so go between Memorial Day and Labor Day. They don’t take reservations. Expect to wait. Bring your own alcohol and the very casual but perfect restaurant will uncork and...More