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Tony's Clam Shop

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861 Quincy Shore Dr, Quincy, MA 02170-3122
+1 617-773-5090
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely delicious fried clams! A bit pricey, but worth it. My husband & I usually split a clam plate and it's plenty for the two of us.

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Thank JDiP2014
Quincy, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wish they were open all year round!! Best clams according to my husband and my favorite is their clam chowder and clam cakes - fantastic. Also, the best restaurant view of the great Atlantic right outside under their umbrella tables.

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Thank Seascapes2017
Quincy, MA
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The seafood is tasty and abundant. Always fresh. Not an inexpensive meal but worth it anyway. Outdoor seating and view of the water.

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Thank ACKSeahorse
Quincy, MA
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Great Fried Clams - Best in Quincy! Nice outdoor atmosphere. Across from Wollaston Beach - People watching is terrific.

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Thank Diane R
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The food here is cooked perfectly. If you're wondering if it's better than "the clam box" right down the street, it is, but you definitely pay for the higher quality. The view might make it all worth it.

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Thank Stephen S
Quincy, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great seafood and it's right on the ocean you can't beat the view the staff is very friendly and the lines move quickly

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Thank sweet51103
Quincy, Massachusetts
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103 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Look no further, just head down to Wollaston Beach and find a spot to park across the street of in the lot alongside the restraurant. These are the best fried clams in Quincy.

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Thank Ray T
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Went to Tony's on a beautiful, sunny fall afternoon with family. We were a mix group, half from Toronto (Canada) and half from Boston. We had a few seafood platters, chowder and steamers. Oh my! The seafood was all on point. The platter was huge! It included big belly clams (as requested), giant scallops, giant shrimp, fish, and either onion... More 

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Thank Sabrina Y
Quincy, Massachusetts
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Tony's Clam Shop is on Wollaston BeachBlvd. It is right across from Wollaston Beach in Quincy, MA. The shop opens in April and closes around the end of October. You can eat inside and outside at tables under umbrellas and view the ocean. Plenty of seafood, fried or broiled and sandwiches. You can order meals or boxes of fish- clams,... More 

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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412 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Tony's is similar to many of the seafood places along the New England coast line. You do not stop at these places for ambiance. They are all about quick, high quality, basic seafood preparations. You just order your food at the counter and bring it to your table. I got a bucket of steamer clams and a bowl of clam... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 861 Quincy Shore Dr, Quincy, MA 02170-3122
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-773-5090

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