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The Clam House

304 7th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221-5207
+1 941-721-8774
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh fish” (22 reviews)
“hogfish” (14 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
304 7th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221-5207
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Reviewed yesterday

Casual local place with tasty offering including seafood and specialty dishes. This is a family owned and operated place with a well trained staff. All the dishes are made to order. Look up the address prior to going as it is off the beaten path.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the Clam House for the first time about a week ago. I have a dentist across the street I have gone to for 25 years I just noticed this place last month Where was my eyes I thought it was new We went...More

Thank 940asr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Thai Fry is absolutely amazing! We also got the clam strips and they were good too! The drinks here are amazing. And the food is absolutely phenomenal. There are bigger and more popular places in Bradenton and Palmetto that people frequent but they should...More

Thank Jade D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to hear locals rave about this place. Either it's gone down hill or I just don't get it. It was rather dark and dreary inside. The sushi was average at best. The meals were ok but nothing to write home about. The service...More

Thank Creekstone4505
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At an excellent experience. The service was superb. The atmosphere is laid back and fun. The food was fresh and prepared perfectly. Exceeded my expectations!

Thank KevinS73512
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Friday night. This place is a must. It has a very laid back and casual atmosphere. The food is amazing! Super fresh fish. The service was awesome! We will definitely go back.

Thank MMerriken
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away off of the main streets in Palmetto, The Clam House is a rare find. Beware, sushi servings are sushi size. The coconut shrimp was a feast and delicious. The drinks were okay but, not terrific. Lots of local fish on the menu. If...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something low key for our 32nd anniversary. By word of mouth we heard about this place. What a great place. Known as a "Local" place. Our waitress (Christine) didn't skip a beat knowing it was out 1st time there and made...More

Thank Peri A
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is where Florida people eat seafood. Fresh local fish. A place you have to look for but worth the search

Thank David M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have been at the Clam House a number of times and the experience has been excellent. There fish offerings are terrific and service is very good

Thank pschneider12017
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Darlene R
3 April 2017|
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Response from court51260 | Reviewed this property |
I thought they were open on Sundays but I'm not positive.
21 February 2017|
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Response from Gayle T | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Wonderful seafood.
Sue D
23 June 2016|
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Response from Mtstarnes | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they do but I was searching for that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 7th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221-5207
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palmetto
  • Phone Number: +1 941-721-8774
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