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Fish Shack

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$$ - $$$
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2862 NE 17th Ave, Pompano Beach, FL 33064-6869
+1 954-586-4105
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Niskayuna, NY
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

True to its name, this restaurant is tiny, but the food packs a huge taste. Everything is fresh. So many choices and they will even cook your own catch. Fresh specials everyday. If you are on the East Coast and you like casual - this is a must stop.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the best kept secret in all of South Florida. Thank God it's hard to find because it would be even harder to get in than it already is. The owner mike has a brother in the fresh seafood business and always has the freshest of seafoods.

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Hillsboro Beach, United States
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

OMG! Fish is sooo fresh. Little hole in the wall place of main drag. Must go if you are a fish lover. Long wait some nights. Best to go early In the week.

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A small neighborhood restaurant with exceptionally fresh fish prepared to perfection. Cole slaw and French fries are my favorite accompaniment. Arrive early since word of mouth has made this place quite busy, deservidly so. This is not Gourmet dining as the term "Shack " would indicate however the preparation and quality are tops. Sonnie Yefsky pompano Beach

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schubie712
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

warm and friendly super fresh food don't miss the clams on the half shell. Come early to get a seat Worth the wait if you don't

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1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent. Crab cakes were great! Lumps of crab. Fresh grouper in garlic butter excellent also. Highly recommend

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Thank Diane M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went one last time bfr coming north for the summer Had a terrific lunch one of the specials of the day was Hogfish they had not had it for awhile so we ordered it grilled with garlic butter and slaw it was fenomenal ate every bit of it our other friend ordered a fried lobster sandwich and fries oh my... More 

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time going after being told how great the food was. Small place, 4 tables and 8 counter stools, but good turnover and worth the wait. Had the crab cake special and the shrimp and scallops burger. Both were delicious! Everything coming out of the kitchen looked amazing. Ended the meal with a very tasty key lime pie.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I. Visited The Fish Shack 3 times, each time getting a different fresh fish meal. Tiny place 4 tables, 8 stools, worth the wait. Hard a wonderful and large piece of Wahoo, mahi, and crab cake. Served with tasty rice, Cole slaw, but the salad looked good too. The garlic shrimp smelled yummy as did the scallops, everything really.... Be... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The oysters were fresh an excellent. My husband had fried fish and it was tasty. It is a very small rustic place mostly for adults. Do not recommend for a family with kids. No reservation accepted, and waiting time at least 15-20 min but it is worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2862 NE 17th Ave, Pompano Beach, FL 33064-6869
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pompano Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-586-4105

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