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Shellfish Sports Bar & Grille

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary
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2615 N. Highway 35, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
+1 361-552-5300
11:00 - 00:00
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Started with the oyster trio and it was awesome! Bacon oysters were the best. Shellfish burger is the best gourmet burger east of Las Vegas. Great food!

Thank John Q
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there and had the fish and chips dinner and it was not that great. There was so much oil left on them that they we soggy. Also the fish was mushy and just not good. The tater sauce to me just tasted like a big onion. The only had two Texas beers on draft as well. The only... More 

Thank Clawler80
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oysters On the Half-Shell whereas precious they could possibly possibly be great atmosphere great people I recommend it to anybody if you have a little bit of time

Thank Joe L
Galveston, Texas
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although it is unusual to get a codfish meal, it sounded good and was excellent. All of the cod was large chunks and all white with no grey areas. It was cooked (fried) and the cooks did an excellent job of that too. We went during lunch and the service was polite and quick. Overall I recommend this restaurant.

Thank DanHohnbaum
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

We both had the grilled shrimp with coleslaw and sweet potato fries Everything was very good. especially the shrimp. We were told the place has a new owner And I could see and taste the difference. We plan on returning soon James and Kay from Port Lavaca

Thank jamesandkay24
Port Lavaca, Texas
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The oysters are amazing, and the atmosphere is awesome. Pretty place to hang out. There's lots of televisions to watch sports while you're there. Trivia night is also a lot of fun.

Thank sarahezzell
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by around 1:30 after church and shopping. Surprisingly there was hardly anyone here. Has clean friendly atmosphere has 12 tvs for your football likes

Thank lisa b
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

We stopped for lunch. The food was great. Interesting and well presented. The waiter was outstanding, and treated us like royalty. The decor is pretty interesting, nice art, and well done details everywhere. I wouldn't hesitate to go back.

Thank soren976
San Antionio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Our first time to Port LaVaca to meet old friends from Colombia. They were reviewing their new property acquisition in Port LaVaca. We meet at Shell Fish and it was wonderful!

Thank uedc
mcqueeney tx
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We were on our way back from a weekend at S Shore Hotel in League city and wondering down old hwy 35. We stayed at the Hol Inn X next door almost and were told to eat here. Would betcha the owner owns the Hol Inn also.. Anyway my wife ordered the Salmon Salad and I ordered a bowl of... More 

Thank FoxtrotDancer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2615 N. Highway 35, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Lavaca
  • Phone Number: +1 361-552-5300
Nestled away in Lavaca Bay in the friendly townof Port Lavaca, Shellfish Sports Bar & Grilleoffers a casual and relaxing atmospherefor locals and visitors alike.Our FoodSourcing our seafood from the Gulf, Caribbean, North Atlantic, and Pacific Ocean we aim to provide you with the freshest product available. Working with local purveyors and fisheries throughout, we pledge to provide you with product that pays tribute and respect to the hard working men and women who fish and work these waters.Our BarFrom Conroe to Fredericksburg we embrace the local flavors of Texas breweries with a variety craft beers. In conjunction, refreshing cocktails and the friendliest bartenders in Port Lavaca.

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