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John's Seafood

529 W Broad St, Paulsboro, NJ 08066-1022
+1 856-423-4403
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
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529 W Broad St, Paulsboro, NJ 08066-1022
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While the prices have gone up slightly, which is expected, the portions seems to have diminished as of late. The food is still very good, and always a favorite in our house, the portions have gotten smaller to the point that we supplement the meal...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dananickerson82
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Had fried flounder platter which comes with a drink, coleslaw and 1 side from a big list of available sides. Prices are moderate, food was good, not great, service excellent. Facility was very clean, mostly take out as there are only about 5 tables for...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank dreamcruzr3305
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We were looking for a place that served really fresh seafood and found it at John's Seafood in Paulsboro,NJ. The atmosphere at first makes you think you are just going into a store to pick out what you want and then go home.You can do...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank patt678
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

People I work with recommended John’s seafood. I ordered a shrimp (jumbo) tray along with crab claws and it was excellent! I ordered it for Xmas eve and several people asked where I got it from because it was so good. So happy I bought...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank collmc45
Reviewed 14 March 2017

wife and i have been going to Johns off and on for years. Always a great meal. Only a few tables and chairs but you will notice how much take out business they do. John and Cindy are great people persons. Friendly and sociable. Try...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank ashe66
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My husband saw an ad for John's and was in the mood for crabs. We ordered half a bushel of cleaned crabs ( could have ordered them un-cleaned for a few dollars less) via phone then went to pick them up. Got #2 crabs cleaned...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Connie L
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

My dad saw that there was a fish place near by and he wanted dried clams. So we decided to go and the food was amazing. He got the fried clams, my Grandpop got fried shrimp and I got the fried oysters. Soooo good. The...More

Date of visit: April 2016
1  Thank Dainellya
Reviewed 14 April 2016

There were lots of fish and seafood choices cooked however you like it! Fish is very fresh! We ordered take out and it was very quick and still came home hot!

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank LeeLeeNowhere_NJ
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

They have homemade soups and stews that are yummy.The place has a few tables...very casual....friendly people,great family....The Hog Shrimp are to die for.If you want crabs they have then 12 months a year and will cook them to order by the dozen,by the bushel,cleaned for...More

Date of visit: June 2015
1  Thank CynthiamaeG
Reviewed 17 July 2014

I almost missed this place. It is located next to a vacant former shopping center. Once you are inside, if you love seafood as much as I do, you feel totally at home. They have fresh seafood in glass showcase, and the price is very...More

Date of visit: July 2014
2  Thank Ricochan
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 W Broad St, Paulsboro, NJ 08066-1022
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paulsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 856-423-4403
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