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Tony's Clam Shop

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861 Quincy Shore Dr, Quincy, MA 02170-3122
+1 617-773-5090
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Went to Tony's on a beautiful, sunny fall afternoon with family. We were a mix group, half from Toronto (Canada) and half from Boston. We had a few seafood platters, chowder and steamers. Oh my! The seafood was all on point. The platter was huge! It included big belly clams (as requested), giant scallops, giant shrimp, fish, and either onion... More 

Thank Sabrina Y
Quincy, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Tony's Clam Shop is on Wollaston BeachBlvd. It is right across from Wollaston Beach in Quincy, MA. The shop opens in April and closes around the end of October. You can eat inside and outside at tables under umbrellas and view the ocean. Plenty of seafood, fried or broiled and sandwiches. You can order meals or boxes of fish- clams,... More 

1 Thank jcdcooks
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Tony's is similar to many of the seafood places along the New England coast line. You do not stop at these places for ambiance. They are all about quick, high quality, basic seafood preparations. You just order your food at the counter and bring it to your table. I got a bucket of steamer clams and a bowl of clam... More 

1 Thank jongable
Cleveland, Ohio
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent Lobster Roll. One of the best I've eaten in Boston. Clam Chowder is the best I've eaten . Lots of clams & potatoes, very creamy. I recommend both. Had the fried seafood plate to sample everything. You can't beat locally caught fresh cod and clams. Glad I made this on my list of places to go.

Thank MikeandMicheleOhio
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Trip Advisor rarely if ever steers us wrong and this was no exception. It is pricey, BUT, the portions are big enough to split! The clams are delicious and it's always fresh. If you find yourself in Quincy, by mistake, like we did, stop by and have the fresh seafood Tony's has to offer!

Thank NicoleandJohnC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Before visiting Tony's Clam Shop I read a lot of reviews about this restaurant. Well. it's more fastfood than restaurant. We ordered the seafood platter on suggestion. Found fresh shrimps, clams and fish and some seafood not to identify, because all fried in the same saltless batter. Therefore 5* on quality and freshness, but a maximum of 3* for the... More 

Thank Vielflieger30
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I used to live in this area and really enjoyed eating at Tony's Clam Shop. While in town on business, took my mother here to taste of one my favorite locations, while also getting to enjoy Wollaston Beach's sights! This location has indoor as well as an excellent outdoor eating section! It's a beautiful location and with the delicious food... More 

Thank katwomantxstyle73
North Andover, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We missed going here last year and today we both dined on our personal favorites. Kathy had the chicken kabob plate, too much food for her, the wrap would have been enough. I had the spicy cod that was broiled to perfection and as promised, spicy! If you find yourself hungry when at Wollaston Beach or nearby, and it is... More 

Thank Tony P
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Service good. However I am very surprise on food quality. The lobster roll has a lot of meat but not fresh at all. The whole clams doesn't taste like clams . The clam chowder had no clams and a lot of potatoes

Thank wendywG3645TP
Roseville, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

You better be hungry. Kind of pricey, but huge portions! Very busy inside all the time. Order at the counter and wait for your feast. Crowded, so you will make some new friends. Seat yourself and enjoy! We both the fisherman's combo. One fried, one broiled. Both great! Lobster rolls looked amazing, as did everything else!

Thank BoggsRoseville

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 861 Quincy Shore Dr, Quincy, MA 02170-3122
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-773-5090

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?