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Clam Shack - Salem Willows Park - 200 Fort Ave

Salem Willows Park, 200 Fort Ave, Salem, MA 01970
+1 978-741-2526
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“clam strips” (5 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food
$$ - $$$
Salem Willows Park, 200 Fort Ave, Salem, MA 01970
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Order at walkup window, then sit the outside picnic tables overlooking the picturesque bay and ocean. Keep in mind there are limited tables. Fried Seafood is in a light, tasty batter. The French Fries are awesome as well as the coleslaw. Reasonably priced and extensive...More

Thank mylittlehummingbird
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had visited several NE states and had a hard time finding clam strips instead of whole belly clams. The Clam Shack has the best clam strips any of us have ever eaten. The cole slaw and tartar sauce were delicious too. Portions were generous...More

Thank Canstark
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Clam Shack is a seasonal out door restaurant. They have the best fried seafood around. The lobster rolls are fantastic and very reasonable priced. Right now the price is 15.95. Outdoor seating is available at picnic tables. Whether you need shade or the ocean...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we heard that the clam shack was open we couldn’t wait to get there! My husband and I both had a lobster roll that was as delicious as expected!

Thank CMC_2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch and the lobster roll was fabulous. We interacted with the help and they were wonderful.

Thank T P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yum! Outstanding. Lobster rolls were fresh and sweet ($16) with fries which were really good. Clam chowder was very good as well. No frills order at the shack, take a seat by the water at some picnic tables. Loved the area. I’m so glad we...More

Thank Nikki L
Reviewed 16 February 2018

The food is probably great but if you were born and raised in Salem you would know that this restaurant used to be a bathroom. Just can't eat there, sorry.

2  Thank gbeote
Reviewed 13 September 2017

At the end of our trip to Cape Ann (beautiful) we stayed in Salem, and we went out to Willows Park in NE Salem, to try the some Chinese sandwich I've read about, which was actually close to disgusting. On the way out we stopped...More

Thank christinerm263
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

After a great morning touring Salem, we wanted to find a great place along the ocean with a fantastic view with equally amazing food at fair prices. The clam shack did not disappoint!! Speedy service with great outdoor seating and large portions makes the Clam...More

Thank Carrie B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place has a little of everything! Seafood, Burgers, Salad... Yes the price might scare people away, but the amount of food you get is out of this world! You will not regret spending $15.00 on a Lobster Roll! The staff is inviting and very...More

1  Thank Christopher H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, 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 - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salem Willows Park, 200 Fort Ave, Salem, MA 01970
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-741-2526
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