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The Clam Shack

2407 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3218
+1 239-472-6882
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (162 reviews)
“clams” (76 reviews)
“steamers” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2407 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3218
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Gave it a Try. Menu looked interesting. Take away. Packed very well We split a Fisherman Platter. Plenty of food. Onion Rings were tasty. Good treat. Fast friendly service. Thanks. We don't usually eat fried food. This was good

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Teach1977
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice atmosphere, good service with excellent food. Not a lot of seating so don't bring a big crew. Mid island with easy access. Bar seating, table seating and booths inside with patio table seating outside. Casual attire.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank moemsdad
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ended up going to The Clam Shack three times during our two week holiday. We had excellent seafood on each occasion. The family and staff were so friendly and the music was really excellent.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank X8856VTjohnd
Reviewed 1 week ago

went there for lunch, some of us had the lobster rolls: a good amount of lobster meat served with melted butter. They were simple but good, the lobster flavor is quite present, not lost in mayonnaise or other flavorings.. Some of us had fried fish...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank claudine88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful lunch. Three of us had the excellent lobster roll. They had a lot of lobster and were served with drawn butter. Excellent. I had excellent onion rings with mine. My husband had sweet potato fries for a side and another person had corn. 1...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TennieS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had the chance to eat at The Clam Shack twice during our 10 days on Sanibel, lunch and dinner. I have to say every visit we have ever had here was a joy, great service, great food, great owner and staff ! The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 864timm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking to have lunch at bakery, but it was closed sunday, but this was in shopping center so we decided to try it. I am not from New England area, but mid atlantic area, so decided to try the Lobster roll. Mom had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank celicagirl2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch after a kayaking trip in Tarpon Bay and Ding Darling wildlife drive. Sat outside to enjoy some wonderful Clam Shack Red Ale by the pitcher. We also shared the fisherman's platter filled with fried oysters, scallops, shrimp and fish. They split...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first found out about the Clam Shack at Taste of the Islands this year--their entries were New England Clam Chowder and a Lobster Roll. Two nights later we showed up for the whole meal--a cup of clam chowder and a full sized lobster roll....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank YankeeMiss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome experience!two had fish n chips, three had lobster rolls one had shrimp roll. Service outstanding, live music great. Delishious food and cozy atmosphere. A must go place,

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lparzero
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2407 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3218
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-6882
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