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The Shack Seafood Restaurant

4845 Dixie Hwy NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-6037
+1 321-676-9995
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (48 reviews)
“lobster roll” (10 reviews)
“flounder” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4845 Dixie Hwy NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-6037
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place has been here for many years, and the ambiance is casual and comfortable. When it's not so hot, you can dine on the patio overlooking the Indian River, but inside has great views also. The portions were generous and delicious, and the selection...More

Thank Vicky K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We inquired about the Shack at our hotel's front desk--the reply, "It's my favorite place." It was pleasant enough to sit on the outdoors screened porch area. Our waitress was superb and our dinners ditto! My wife had grouper and I had friend shrimp. Delicious...More

Thank backtoSSSC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a recent visit to Palm Bay, we were looking for a casual restaurant after spending 14 hours traveling by car. The hotel we were staying at suggested The Shack, so we decided to take a chance. We were very glad to have taken the...More

Thank BamaScot63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Shack has always been good, but not so much on this visit. It's been four years since we last ate here. It was excellent, as it had been many times before. This visit, however, left me not wanting to come back. All the fried...More

Thank FoldMom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Melbourne & wanted a good seafood meal so our friends directed us to the Shack - good choice. We really enjoyed the freshness & quality of our seafood meals. The service was very good. Terrific value. Nice view of the water. I...More

Thank swtravel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have lived back in the area for almost 30 years, and The Shack is a fixture on the riverfront on US 1. We were tired of our usual restaurants, and decided to return to the Shack again. I told my wife that the last...More

Thank peterthegreatmlkj
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is an old moldy building not kept up and windows were filthy. Server was as sweet as could be. Too bad the food was just awful. A nice location so spruce up and clean up and get rid of the plastic broken chairs and...More

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The seafood is scrumptious the view of the river is awesome. You will love the Shack and go back time and again. Enjoy.

Thank Juqua111
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We were visiting the area, and found the Shack on Trip Advisor with gods reviews, it is right on the water, with pursue seating available in a screened room. Fast friendly service, waitress was very attentive, drinks and bread brought out right away, took our...More

Thank Raed E
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

A slow but steady summer Friday night. Great food! Tender prime rib and New York Strip! Wonderful music out on the deck overlooking the Indian River! Service.... well, she was very nice but got the drink order wrong wanted tea got water, then never refilled...More

Thank Mpgirl024
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4845 Dixie Hwy NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-6037
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Palm Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 321-676-9995
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