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Fish Shack

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2862 NE 17th Ave, Pompano Beach, FL 33064
+1 954-586-4105
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Pompano Beach, Florida
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went to The Fish Shack to Celebrate a Birthday.I have tried to visit this great restaurant twice before but the wait was too long for me.I had herd from my friends that it was worth the wait but sometimes I am impatient? So to avoid the long lines out the door I decided the best time to go was... More 

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Lighthouse Point, United States
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very small place with limited seating so plan on waiting outside if you do not get there early or between lunch and dinner hours. The wait will definitely be worth it. Probably the best and freshest seafood anywhere. Great staff. A great find tucked away in a small strip center.

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Thank Joel P
Pennsylvania
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Recommended by several people so we gave it a try. Very satisfied. Real good food,seasoned well. Not your typical onion,garlic that you find in many restaurants. The favors were pure. Coleslaw,tartar and yellow rice were pure. These people know how to cook! Their food has flavor!

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Thank Sam D
Saint Louis, Missouri
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Today was the last day in Florida for my wife and me. We read the reviews about Fish Shack so we tried it for lunch. At lunch we had the grilled mahi, shrimp and scallops platter as well as the fish and chips. The grilled platter was divine. We had it blackened and I would highly recommend that. The fish... More 

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Thank Bob G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived at 11:15 for lunch and were first in line, but all tables were taken by 11:40 on a Wednesday. Split a fish and chips and blackened seafood combo with slaw and fries. Everything was cooked to perfection, but the blackened scallops, shrimp and mahi were out of this world. Would highly recommend this plate. Will definitely return to this... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When we arrived at the destination in this small mall we were not sure we were in the right place until we saw the sign Fish Shack... Seating is very limited and when full they take your name and you wait outside on benches... BUT the seafood is just great... We had the full clams, I saw other plates of... More 

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Jackson, Michigan
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sometimes great things come in small packages - this restaurant is the perfect example. The seating is limited but the food is exceptional! If you are looking for that homemade seafood you have been dreaming about look no further. RUN do not walk to get your seat at this restaurant.

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Thank David2Teach123
Grand Haven, Michigan
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing but local, fresh seafood right off the boat. Great selection of options, prepared in a way that won't disappoint. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank Dennis S
MadinLee
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent seafood - may be turned off when u see restaurant. ambiance is nothing to write home about but best grouper sandwich and can't beat price. Extremely small restaurant in small strip mall off beaten path with only 5 tables and counter service. Food 4 stars and ambiance 2 stars.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best local seafood. Only 5 tables to eat at arrive early. Great seafood. Mahi Mahi was awesome. Off beaten path but nice clean and staff was awesome.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2862 NE 17th Ave, Pompano Beach, FL 33064
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pompano Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-586-4105

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?