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Ted's Fried Clams

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227 Emery Mills Rd, Shapleigh, ME
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Shapleigh, Maine
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358 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is a summer place April to October and has a fantastic Ice Cream section with ice cream from Richardson's dairy in Middleton MA. The Fish chowder is our favorite item and is a tasty light broth with loads of fish.

Thank MEShapleigh
Sanford, Maine
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47 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This place has all good food, and generous helpings, however the prices have gone way high in the last several years.

2 Thank karegen123
Sanford, Maine
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I am not a fan of seafood, but my husband and friends love the Seafood here. Today I have a cheeseburger and fries. The food is hot, fresh, and fabulous. Don't miss their ice cream if you visit!

Thank Bealeave
West Lebanon, Maine
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This place is unbelievable!! They serve the best seafood, ( fried foods, Lobsters, steamer clams, sides, like onion rings & French fries, Cole slaw, burgers & sandwiches, pasta dinners, wraps, wings, salads, soups, chowders and stews and fantastic ice cream in over 40 flavors)

Thank Barbara O
Alfred, Maine
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I went to this restaurant for the first time recently with some friends. I had the seafood platter. The price was excellent and the quality/quantity of the food was even better! I was able to get 2 more meal out of it

Thank mathteacher2016
Sanford, Maine
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69 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Ordered the double lobster rolls and haddock chowders. Could not believe the amount of lobster they stuffed into the hot dog rolls. No fillers like lettuce either. The haddock chowders was hot and full of fish, a meal in itself. Will be back for more lobster.

Thank Ray S
Merrimack, New Hampshire
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132 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stopped here on a friday evening and the place was mobbed (a good sign) and we got a varity of different 'Sea Food" items (all fried). At first the costs appeared high for a restraurent in the middle of no where Maine, but when the food came we were surprised by the size of the dishes. So "order" and... More 

Thank riprocheleau
Brampton, Canada
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88 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

We've enjoyed the seafood offerd by many of the restaurants in Maine. Ted's fried scallops are the best we've had. And the ice cream is great as well.

Thank Eric o
Monmouth, Maine
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112 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Rude staff , Tough seafood clams seemed to be cut or shredded to make them look like more. Parking lot was packed so we thought it would be good. Second worse clams ever eaten in the state of Maine.

2 Thank Ken B
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354 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We have been taking our family here for family dinners for over 30 years. The seafood is delicious and they have other selections which suites everyone. We got there early today and everyone else had the same idea and it was packed. Outside several antique cars were parked which thrilled my grandchildren.

Thank Milford_PaMooseman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 Emery Mills Rd, Shapleigh, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Shapleigh

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?