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Shucks Fish House and Oyster Bar

#44 of 1,086 Restaurants in Omaha
Certificate of Excellence
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1911 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68102-3126
+1 402-614-5544
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12:00 - 20:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Omaha, Nebraska
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had lunch here several times and dinner once. The lunch menu is extensive with daily specials. The shrimp Po Boy is my favorite -( half with a cup of gumbo is enough for me). One can't go wrong with the Fish & chips. The Jambalaya & shrimp tacos are also favorites of some of my fellow diners. Of... More 

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Thank Pathsensei
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I am originally from Omaha, however I met my husband while attending college in Louisiana and he is as crazy Cajun as they come. All the food was absolutely fresh and amazing, but the piece d'resistance was the fried shrimp poyboy with the muffuletta tapenade, magnifique!!!! Next time I'm going to add tomato slices and pickles on it, but as... More 

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Thank Mary P
Brian L, Public Relations Manager at Shucks Fish House and Oyster Bar, responded to this review

Wow! Thanks so much for the 5 star review. We are humbled to know we are beating out the Cajun capital of the world. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Leesburg, Virginia
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113 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We stopped here twice on our recent midwest travels. Found this place last summer. Food soooo yummy! We had the appetizer platter with oysters, shrimp, cat fish and calamari. We also shared a PoBoy on one visit and the fish tacos on the second visit. We would eat them all again and certainly will! I think we also polished off... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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42 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Had the tuna poke bowl. Outstanding. Great flavor and texture for the tuna. Everything with it was awesome also. Double the tuna for the extra few dollars, well worth it. Friendly service and a nice quaint location.

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Thank kmo1313
Brian L, Public Relations Manager at Shucks Fish House and Oyster Bar, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the good review. We are glad you enjoyed the Poke' so much. More 

Suffern, New York
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76 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Why do I have to travel to a state that is 1800 miles from the atlantic ocean to have one of the best seafood experiences in quite some time. We ate oysters varieties from all over. I came here very skeptical but left a believer. I came back 2 times during a 4 day stay here in Omaha. Come early... More 

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Thank L S
Brian L, Public Relations Manager at Shucks Fish House and Oyster Bar, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your time dining with us. It is a pleasure to hear such a glowing review from an out of town guest. We hope to see you next time you are in town More 

New Jersey
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Great stop while I was in Omaha.... The seafood was amazing.... Cool place to eat and have some drinks!!

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Thank RomeoFamilyNJ
Brian L, Public Relations Manager at Shucks Fish House and Oyster Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the 5 stars! It is always a feather in our cap when a someone from the coast appreciates what we do More 

Council Bluffs, Iowa
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is a great seafood restaurant that we went to for Lunch while in Omaha for work. Pricing was fair considering you were getting seafood. It has a "working man" vibe to the place, but it was truly excellent!!! Some of the best Walleye I have ever had!

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Thank KCRoyalfann
Brian L, Public Relations Manager at Shucks Fish House and Oyster Bar, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the 5 star review. We are thrilled you had such a great time, and hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Parker, Colorado, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

They served probably the best AHI sandwich I have ever had. You would not think that you would have such an awesome selection in Omaha but think again. If you are looking to have some fish and especially AHI then this is your place. We also had the appetizer and it too was just plain delicious. Server was Palmer and... More 

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Omaha, Ne.
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

They have a great Happy Hour (3 - 6 PM) beer is $1.00 off & half Price apps & $.99 oysters. Well worth the stop if you like cheap fresh seafood. It is a little crowded a lot of the time.

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Thank beemerue
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81 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This place is a dive but the good will knock your socks off. Go. Drink. Eat! You will not regret! The peel and eat shrimp are on top of fresh and delightful. Oysters must be tried as well. Bring an appetite.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1911 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68102-3126
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-614-5544
Description
Have you been to the Gulf Coast or New England and liked the feel of a good old-fashioned Oyster Bar? Well, we brought one back for you! Featuring Oysters on the Half Shell, shucked right in front of you. Shrimp or Oyster Po' Boys, Walleye, Fried Clam Strips, Shrimp, Calamari and Oysters (thinnest breading in town). Plus Crab Cakes, Clam Chowder, Gumbo, wide selection of Salads, and daily FRESH FISH specials.

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