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Bennett's Fish Shack

105 W Chance a La Mer NW, Ocean Shores, WA 98569-9419
+1 360-289-2847
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“halibut” (90 reviews)
“fries” (137 reviews)
“chowder” (119 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
105 W Chance a La Mer NW, Ocean Shores, WA 98569-9419
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Reviewed 29 May 2012 via mobile

Had the crab cakes, they are to die for. Chowder is also awesome

1  Thank yellowrose001
Reviewed 27 April 2012

We stayed at Day's Inn for a couple days razor clamming on a beautiful weekend. By the way, Day's Inn is clean and comfortable and affordable. The hosts were very helpful showing us their outside clam cleaning station. We cleaned our clams and the hotel...More

2  Thank Jacobsens
Reviewed 22 April 2012

We were very impressed with Bennett's Fish Shack. The decor is elegant-beachy. The booths are nice and big with several that can hold big groups. We also liked that in nice weather you can sit outside. The inside is very cute with the bar area...More

2  Thank AreWeHavingFunYet
Reviewed 20 April 2012

Liked the friendly service, great seafood! Clean, accomodating, prices were fair. Fast service.

2  Thank Gayleen J
Reviewed 18 April 2012

My family went there 3 times while we were in Ocean Shores. The service, price and food quality was excellent. It has a great family atmosphere. Their crab melts are mostly crab and not filler. There clam strips and prawns are really good and they...More

2  Thank cyberbug
Reviewed 10 April 2012

Bill is a one of a kind bartender and server. My new Favorite place in ocean shores. Great drinks and knowledge of them. BEST food around fried oysters were to die for. HUGE BURGERS. BEST salads around! All priced well.

2  Thank Riden_high
Reviewed 1 April 2012

I ate in the bar a few weeks ago, but ate in the restaurant part tonight. While the bar is full-service, in the restaurant part you order at a counter & pick a seat/table & your food is brought to you. I ordered the Applewood...More

2  Thank dmills1956
Reviewed 26 March 2012

We arrived with 6 friends in search of fried oysters and clams and were not disappointed. The restaurant and bar were full and it was tough to find a place to sit, but the food was outstanding and worth the wait. We will be back...More

1  Thank weekendtraveler56
Reviewed 8 March 2012

The newest restaurant in our town is Bennett's Fish Shack. They opened up early this year in Ocean Shores, and I am so glad they did. You always get large portions prepared beautifully, They not only serve seafood and clam chowder, but also chicken strips...More

3  Thank Robert1117
Reviewed 12 February 2012

Wonderful foo, bill the server was great, very personable. Prices good, atmosphere great

3  Thank Sue B
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13 February 2015|
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Response from RSStone | Reviewed this property |
I agree - I doubt they take reservations. It's a quaint place with good food; not fancy.
Sharon B
29 December 2014|
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Response from foodie83700 | Reviewed this property |
No, two different restaurants. Joe's Crab Shack is a chain with locations throughout the US, Bennett's has only three locations in Washington state.
Sharon B
27 December 2014|
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Response from Head-mama | Reviewed this property |
Menus for Bennett's are on line so you can check this out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 W Chance a La Mer NW, Ocean Shores, WA 98569-9419
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ocean Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 360-289-2847
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