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Gary Howard Seafood

5315 Deep Hole Rd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2712
+1 757-336-5178
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (30 reviews)
“shrimp” (38 reviews)
“hush puppies” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
5315 Deep Hole Rd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2712
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the prices were right, the selection was good,service was good, gave us extra ice for trip home shrimp,gropper,yellow fin tuna & rock fish

Thank bruced255
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered a bushel of the large Male blue crabs and they were delicious! Their service was excellent. We took the food to the park on our way to the seashore. We ordered in the morning and everything was ready for us in a few...More

Thank Ben S
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down this one some of the best seafood and I live on the eastern shore. I ordered a dozen males and it was awesomely priced. And they threw in a few extra I was shocked! The shrimp was season just perfectly. Now the hush...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My wife and I stopped in our first night on Chincoteague Island - what a great way to begin our stay! The first thing we noticed: the fish looked spectacular - nothing like supermarket fish. I would have taken a bite out of the raw...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

It's one of those places that has super tasty cheap food and you will hurt yourself if you eat the whole meal. Plenty of sides come standard. You really can't go wrong.

Thank David R
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We have spent many vacations stocking up with Gary Howard Seafood, however this trip we stopped by for lunch (at 1 pm Labor Day weekend) and they were totally unprepared. They told us they had just turned on the fryers and would not be able...More

Thank Laura136913
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Initially order a dozen of their premium (#1) blue crabs, and steamed spicy. Ate them for lunch at Chincoteague Wildlife Refuge The family loved the crabs so much that, on the way back home, I ordered another dozen. Take out ordering was a better deal...More

Thank Romel L
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This was once a very good family restaurant and has became a total rip joint. Worst seafood we've ever had in Chincoteague and ruined our dinner completely. The soft crab sandwich was so small it looked like a joke you might play on someone. Crabs...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Feel like cooking? If not, Gary Howard does the job for you. Get their carry-out menu. Fried fish or steamed shrimp, it is better than good.

Thank James O
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We always stop by Gary Howard's as our last stop before heading home and stock up on fresh fish. Their prices are excellent and they always have a nice selection of fresh seafood. The woman at the counter was able to give us some cooking...More

Thank 9Judy
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5315 Deep Hole Rd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2712
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chincoteague Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-336-5178
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