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Mac's Shack

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91 Commercial St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7447
+1 508-349-6333
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Ramsey, NJ
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131 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here with some native New Englanders. Thankfully or we may never have found it. It is tucked away behind their parking lot. There is a bar outside and dining inside. Though I believe that you can eat outside also. We had a drink outside at a table on top of the crushed seashell floor. Didn't have much of... More 

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New York City, New York
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a popular place in season! They take your name and give you the buzzer and if lucky you can get a seat at the bar. We tried four different cocktails that we loved. The bar tender was the most hardworking one I've ever seen. We ordered some appetizers at the bar as well. The main dining area is a... More 

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Thank nycfamily343
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The fish here is very fresh. There are the old classics like fried clams, but there are also many new fish dishes. The sushi is also excellent. Finally there are some non-fish dishes for those that don't eat fish. Simply a superb fish restaurant.

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Thank Richard W
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Make a reservation in height of summer season! You will likely have to wait but it's worth it!

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Thank Cozette H
New York
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The best place to eat raw oysters and fried clams. Yum yum yum nice atmosphere, outside and the views from Mac's is beautiful. A must if you love raw oysters, clams and all the fried seafood the best and the sweetest fried clams ever.

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Thank Heather K
Lafayette, California, United States
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I love every single thing about Mac's Shack. Ultra-premium cocktails, world-class sushi bar, non-fish options for the vegetarians or land-eaters, delicious kids menu, and yet a casual dress code where they will happily hand you a can of bug spray at the table if you are sitting outside and the mosquitoes are bothering you. Don't miss the Tuna Poke, the... More 

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Thank Mariah B
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I have never eaten their specialty sushi dishes, but all other times I have been to this restaurant, the dishes were tasty, the fish was fresh, and there are a variety of eating choices including good salads and soups.

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Thank BLShep
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Loving it! The Staffs and everything! First time eating in there during my stay at The Wagner at Duck Creek! :)

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Thank Mavelle S
Winchester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Stumbled upon this eaterie during a trip around the Cape. Almost missed it because it doesn't look much from the road - glad we turned around. Varied and different menu - specialises in sushi, but my wife had a slab of cooked salmon on a salad bed. I had a Shack Burger (because I liked the sound of it!). Ambience... More 

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Thank Dunk539
New Paltz, New York
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I ate at Macs on the Pier this summer. I had a lobster roll which was good--no complaints (I always compare lobster rolls to the one at Arnolds in Eastham and nothing is ever as good as that--but I still like to try out other places). So back on the Cape this past weekend (Arnolds was already closed for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$39
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Sushi, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Commercial St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7447
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Wellfleet
  • Phone Number: +1 508-349-6333
Description
Mac's Shack is all about the pure goodness of the season's local harvest. Your taste buds will shout "hello summer!" Ice cold Wellfleet Oysters, tender lobster dripping with butter, mouthwatering sushi, and the freshest seafood served on the Cape - made exactly how you like it. This is the kind of food that makes you happy.

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