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Biggies Clam Bar

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$$ - $$$
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430 Route 17 South, Carlstadt, NJ
+1 201-933-4000
11:00 - 01:00
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Midland Park, New Jersey, United States
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Although price of a glass of recognized brands is excessive, everything else about this place makes for a fun evening for families or guys/girls night out. it's more than clams, oysters and seafood!

Thank Jim R
Ridgefield Park
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My youngest son and I took in the Packer- Cowboy Playoff game last week. We started off with the fried calamari. It was cooked to perfection. Tender and light. Then we ordered the clams on the half shell. Cold and as fresh as you can have them. Best around. The horseradish is great also. Then we had the chicken and... More 

Thank 896henryt
Fort Worth, Texas
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60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So I'm back on the road and on the east coast this week. Found Biggies and WOW..what a great jewel in New Jersey! Had the Chicken Parm sandwich that melted in your mouth. Great fresh iced tea and classic New Jersey service! If your looking for great local food and need a fix of great food, try Biggies and go... More 

Thank Bud M
New Jersey
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Great Clam Bar. Ordered clams on the half shell and the order came with fresh horseradish! Biggies salad was excellent and their thin pizza was awesome. Great selection of craft beer. Will go back

Thank Heather D
Hoboken, New Jersey
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197 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Been going to Biggies for 50 years . Starting with the original place in Hoboken. If you like clams on the half shell.. THIS IS THE SPOT !!! Been the same for 50 years.. The Ranuro family are the best people in the business.. Love them and this place !!!

Thank joeybb2016
New Jersey
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The Southern fried oysters rival New Orleans' ...as does the Shrimp Po'Boy's.. A must visit!...I suggest you go 😊

Thank Thomas P
Ridgefield Park
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Best clams on the half shell in the area. Great happy hour from 3-6 pm. Great bartenders and servers. $2 coors light pints and bottles on Thursdays. Food is always freshly made and of the best quality. Plenty of TV s to watch all of your favorite sporting events. Go and enjoy.

Thank 896henryt
United Kingdom
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260 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with colleagues and lunch the following day. Both really good, excellent food, and fast service with pretty good prices, so that's the perfect combination Happy to recommend this place.

Thank jeffswork
Hackensack, New Jersey
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch with a friend . One dozen fresh clams on the half shell then a super generous fish salad that was a complete meal in itself . To top it all off they had an impressive selection of seasonal. Craft brews . Three cheers for fantastic fish served right . Service wAs tops friendly and on top... More 

Thank joannie838
Union City
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

love this place they have lots of bar food ,great service and its great to catch a football game on a Sunday ...

Thank carlosgS5281XN

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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
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Route 17 South, Carlstadt, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Carlstadt
  • Phone Number: +1 201-933-4000
One of three New Jersey locations of the Biggies clam bar chain.

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