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Sams St Johns Seafood

7119 N US Highway 441, Ocala, FL 34475-1215
+1 352-622-2927
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (19 reviews)
“cheese grits” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (50 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
7119 N US Highway 441, Ocala, FL 34475-1215
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Misses said lets give it a try. I give them a average rating simply because the food was hot. The coleslaw was tasteless and my complete was swimming in butter. The misses had the flounder and she couldn't finish it. The acceptance of this...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

The food here never disappoints. We had 2 lobster tails with shrimp. It was great and the prices are reasonable.

Thank Cindy P
CRSmarketing, Public Relations Manager at Sams St Johns Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your meal. We appreciate your patronage!

Reviewed 8 January 2018

This is now the 3rd time we've eaten here, and only because of the request of the person whom we were here to honor. I had not been impressed in the previous visits, but this is where he wanted to come, so.... The service? This...More

Thank obilon-kanobe
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This is always one of my first stops when arriving in Ocala. Shrimp Scampi with Parmesan cheese and hush puppies-yum! Never disappointed and great wait staff.

Thank Jennie C
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great seafood restaurant if traveling up US301 out of Ocala. It is located in a typical strip shopping center with a grocery store on one end and small shops . But don't be fooled the food is great. Shrimp,fish,hush puppies and all...More

Thank Skip C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We checked reviews for several places, had just driven about 9 hours and decided to get an order to go so we could enjoy in our room with our feet up, while watching tv. Ordered their "Plenty for 1" platter (shrimp, oysters, clam strips, fish,...More

Thank Tia H
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We always eat here whenever we are visiting in Ocala. The food is very good. They prepare the seafood just right, without over cooking it. The shrimp are tender and tasty. Another big plus is the large portions they serve at a reasonable price. If...More

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 5 July 2017

The food was on point. Would have been 5 stars but our server was not the best. I'll still go back...soon.

Thank beckyL1965
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I order the stuff mushrooms for appetizers, it was starter, it taste great. I order the crab cakes with Mac cheese and corn on the cob. Also order the grilled salmon Mac and cheese and bake mash potatoes. The food was delicious, everything was cooked...More

Thank lalocadr19
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

After reading all the reviews we have to agree, well worth the stop! Hush puppies were the disagreement, half of the table enjoyed the crunchy sweetness and half didn't. Don't miss the clam chowder, loaded with clams pieces and the favorite today. All three shrimp...More

Thank keywestclown
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Questions & Answers
Richard B
27 September 2016|
Response from ssjcrs | Property representative |
The location on Hwy 441 / 326 serves the AYCE Crab Legs on Tuesdays and the location on Hwy 441 in Summerfield serves it on Mondays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7119 N US Highway 441, Ocala, FL 34475-1215
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-622-2927
  • E-mail
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