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The Boiling Shrimp Restaurant

801 N Main St, Cleburne, TX 76033
+1 682-317-1559
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (3 reviews)
“dirty rice” (2 reviews)
“bang bang” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
801 N Main St, Cleburne, TX 76033
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a nice meal at the Boiling Shrimp. The staff was very helpful and prompt. Our favorite was the fried soft shell crab! We also enjoyed the large shrimp, crayfish, fried oysters, and fried fish. They bring out four different kinds of dipping sauce...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 4Enterprises
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Decided to try the Boiling Shrimp based on the rating and reviews, as the pickings are pretty slim in the Cleburne area. It's not a very pretty or romantic location, kinda a cross between a Chinese take out and Cracker Barrel store decor. Anyways, I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NJturtlePower
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent! Chelsea & the owners gave great service & were super friendly & so nice! It was my son’s 17th birthday & they made it extra special! We will definitely be back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Greenthong
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great Cajun place good atmosphere, good food if you like it spicy you will like it here and great wait staff.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank rgh911
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Boiling Shrimp is a small local sea food establishment located in a building that began as a taco restaurant that has been other things before the present said establishment. The service is ok, the prices are reasonable, the food is average considering the location...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 19 July 2018

My coworkers and I were pleasantly surprised by this adorable restaurant. While the reviews were more than great, thinking of seafood in the middle of TX, it was questionable. However, after eating here, you will not question the quality. The oysters were straight from the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 13 July 2018

overwhemong good food but oysters were 5 per plate very small. Good service though. Wifes cocnut shrimp were awesome.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lovemexicanfood2017
Reviewed 16 June 2018

The Boiling Shrimp takes great flavors of Southeast Asia and combines them with great culinary traditions of Louisiana. Their seafood is fresh and their boils are delicious. The "bang bang" sauce is an oil based, spicy sauce that they slather your boil with just before...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank TrueTexasTraveler
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Surprise , surprise, surprise! This place has really good food and they give you plenty so if you leave hungry it's your own fault. I want to go back and try the crab cake pie. It's kind of an Asian-Cajun-Seafood with a Nautical theme. A...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Dogpilot
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Good seafood in Cleburne, seasonal crawfish boil, oysters, and other options, friendly service, family owned. Overall great experience everytime.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Alex-and-Ellie
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 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: 801 N Main St, Cleburne, TX 76033
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Cleburne
  • Phone Number: +1 682-317-1559
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Restaurant, Cajun Restaurant, Seafood Restaurant
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