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Fish Shack

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700 E 15th St, Plano, TX 75074-5712
10:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 23:00
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed the fresh oysters - meaty and flavorful. The rest of the meal was simply depressing. Fried oysters were practically fried crisp, nearly burnt. Fried shrimp was overwhelmed by a tasteless batter much too heavily saturated with corn meal. The signature cocktail sauce - why? Just serve horseradish and ketchup with lemon. As for the tartar sauce - not good.... More 

Thank FJ K
Plano, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the Seafood Soup, and fried catfish. .Very friendly restaurant, and very clean..They always remember my name! I'm impressed!

Thank vicky e
dallas, United States
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have everything, fried, broiled, baked, you name it. Good fish, & sides. Margarita's are really good too

Thank Joe C
Plano, Texas
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and several of our friends love this place to death! I am not a fish lover, but have tried the Mahi-Mahi and the Chicken here both were good.

Thank txbbqdude
Dallas, Texas
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165 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

A comfortable, easy going place with a good variety of fish and related items. While many things are fried there is a good selection of fish available grilled plus boiled shrimp. Grilled trout was as good as any I've paid 3X for. Service was upbeat.

Thank Erin C
Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Arrived Friday evening at 5:45, just ahead of the evening crowd. I had grilled salmon; spouse had crab cakes. Service was very quick and well prepared. With drinks, prices begin to approach expensive, given the atmosphere. Noise was not an issue; portions were filling; quick turn around on tables even when crowed. Will return with friends!

Thank toolmantaylor48
Plano, Texas
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

So many wonderful choices on the menu board! makes your mouth water just reading all of the fish plates! Go through the line, order and find your seat in this casual vibe Downtown Plano find and eat until your hearts content. Fresh catfish to die for, fries, baskets, you name it and they have it.

Thank Beverly G
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very reasonably priced fresh fish that is served quickly. There is often a line of people waiting to order. In addition to seafood the restaurant also serves beer and wine. My favorite is broiled sea scallops served of a bed or rice with fresh vegetables. There are typically eight or more large scallops and the dish is very tasty. At... More 

Thank Ron D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

The catfish specials are great. Shrimp Cocktail is Huge. Its a great fun atmosphere near downtown Plano.

Thank Whitelab
Northport, Alabama
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

The Fish Shack is located in a former Long John Silver's, but don't let that scare you. This place is a rare find and a locals favorite. This hidden gem is operated by Greeks who know how to cook. I ate there twice during a recent visit to Plano. The first time I had a dozen fresh oysters on the... More 

Thank commishg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 E 15th St, Plano, TX 75074-5712
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Plano
  • Phone Number: 469-229-0838

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