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Macht St, Shelter Cove, CA
+1 707-986-7474
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San Francisco, California
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102 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We've eaten here twice over three years. The fish and chips on our last trip were pretty amazing. Unfortunately, they no longer offer them. We really enjoyed our Texas-cut fries ("best evah" according to our ten-year-old) and the calamari basket was good (although the calamari could have been a bit crisper).

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Thank Michael g
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

This place would have received 1 star except it at least was open so it has that. My brother and I just hiked several miles and needed a mid hike lunch. I wanted to drink something hot so I asked for a Chai tea which was on the menu. "Sorry we don't have that. " "Its on your menu" "(To... More 

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Santa Cruz
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93 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

We were exploring the Shelter Cove (Lost Coast) area and found the Airport Deli to be perfect for picking up some sandwiches in the morning. They open at 9:00 AM and make sandwiches to order. They even have gluten-free buns that make excellent sandwiches. The sandwich ingredients were fresh and tasty and they make the sandwiches to order. It also... More 

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foresthill
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2015

it may be overkill but i gotta have fish & chips for lunch everyday !!! oh yea, albacore tuna on the weekends while it lasts, go early cuz it sells out!

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1 Thank alan c
California
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2014

Walking distance from room. Did not open until 9 am but servered up a good breakfast burrito nice place to sit and watch the rain

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1 Thank SleepyNKat
Davis, CA
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375 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

We heard about the "great fish and chip" and it was so hit in the Sacramento Valley that we decided to fly there to cool off. What a mistake! We arrived a little after 5:00 pm on Labor Day Weekend. We walked to the deli and there were tons of people there but when we went to order food the... More 

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Thank Chiili
Shelter Cove, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2014

The food is good! I'm not a deli,fried food type of person but they have some amazing meals! The Chef is an excellent cook and so friendly! The staff is always nice and smiling which is great! I would recommend the fish n chips if you love sea food, double jalapeño burger if you love meat, and the calamari basket... More 

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1 Thank LiveFree81
San Diego
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93 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2014

As has been stated, this is a fish and chips place. The fish is as good or better than any I've ever had, even London. It was a beautiful day and the patio picnic tables made the fare even better. They had a band playing, and had the bbq rustling up 6" oysters for $2 (wow!) and skewers of huge... More 

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3 Thank PeterLorenzo
Roseville, California
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2013

The deli always has a special BBQ for holiday weekends. The oysters, chicken and ribs were all wonderful. Of course the fish and chips are always good. Very fresh and made to order. Sitting outside in the beautiful weather didn't hurt either. If you looking for fine dining you shouldn't be in Shelter Cove anyway, but if you are looking... More 

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Peoria, Arizona
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2013

Keeping it simple here - just a good neighborhood market with a deli and serving some delicious fish & chips. We were impressed that they hand-battered each piece before frying - not pre-packaged. Definitely not fast food, but that was ok - we weren't in a hurry. Best part was eating them by the beach.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macht St, Shelter Cove, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Shelter Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 707-986-7474

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