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Clam Shack

227 Clinton Ave, Falmouth, MA 02540-3851
+1 508-540-7758
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“clam strips” (12 reviews)
“cole slaw” (15 reviews)
“french fries” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 19:30 Hours
American, Seafood
££ - £££
227 Clinton Ave, Falmouth, MA 02540-3851
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

If you love fried seafood, you will love this...otherwise maybe not. The setting is also authentic - right at Falmouth Harbor.

1  Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We had to take the lobster rolls to take home from here that's how fresh they were. Come early and avoid the lines.

Thank gspumoni
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Just had to get a lobster roll during my Cape Cod visit! This place is right on the docks, and we were able to get seating outside so we could watch boats coming and going while we were eating. The lobster roll was delicious with...More

Thank melanieaustin
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This was our first time in Cape Cod and we went for a morning ride on the Liberte. After the ride we stopped at the Clam Shack for lunch. We ordered the fried clam strips and a lobster roll. Both so delicious we came back...More

Thank egarcia0823
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Just had the best fried fish platter ever. Also had the clam chowder, wonderful. Great family setting with a view of Falmouth harbor and jetty. Lots of kid food too. Mac and cheese nuggets, hot dogs, burger, chicken nuggets and lots more. We'll go there...More

Thank Bluehog2
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Small, right-on-the-dock casual restaurant with limited indoor and outdoor seating available. Seemed to be run by a bunch of teenagers, but professional, friendly service. Not cheap food. The lobster roll was delicious and tasted very fresh with a well-buttered toasted bun, but kinda small portion...More

Thank TravelDeer
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a shack!! really, Fresh seafood I love the fried fish .you can sit out side and watch the boats, go early not a lot of parking. but a must if you are in Falmouth.

Thank diane71253
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Arrived in Falmouth by boat with the goal of eating at teh Clam Shack. Well, if you like fried seafood, this is the place for you. The fried Clambellies were awesome. The fish and chips and Lobster roll were good as well. The place is...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The Clam Shack looks like a whole-in-the-wall beach shack from the 1950's. That's the ambiance that it rightly creates. Set on the harbor side of Falmouth, it's a very crowded little place that boasts great clams, shrimp and oysters. The boasting isn't just bravado. This...More

Thank Iryce B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I dream of the perfect Clam Shack all year. It has to be either in Maine or Massachusetts, on the water, small, and bare bones casual- preferably having picnic tables outside. The Clam Shack is everything I have dreamed of. Not only are their fried...More

Thank Remoulade
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 Clinton Ave, Falmouth, MA 02540-3851
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-540-7758
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