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The Fish House

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1902 W Shell Point Rd, Ruskin, FL 33570-3118
+1 813-641-9451
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11:00 - 20:00
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Lake Orion, Michigan, United States
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98 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The food here is really good but they don't have lunch portions so had to get shrimp dinner - good but big for lunch. Husband had local catch and said good as well. Not too many people as we went early as this place gets packed. Would of been nice if staff talked to customers but they just talked to... More 

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Thank Kristie Y
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It used to be good but has drastically changed. I got the captains dinner ... got three scallops that were the size of large pea, four unknown pieces... oysters? Fish? Not sure! Did do see and clam strips! Portion for smaller, quality down , size down and price went up. At now $16 + use to feed two , now... More 

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Thank Barbara W
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seafood here is fresh and tasty. Scallops, oysters, shrimp and fish - all fried to profection. Get there early or you'll have to wait. Visited twice in one day.

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Thank Bandit 2
Apollo Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is great but this is not a restaurant. You sit on picnic tables outside and in Florida you can count on bugs. We take the food home and enjoy. The fish is fresh and always made to order. It is only open Thursday - Saturday, so plan accordingly.

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Thank JMHappy
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Off the beaten path and only open 3days a week. Order at window and eat at picnic tables. Great fresh sea food . We loved it here

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Thank Judy G
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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135 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been there more than once. They only have outdoor seating. The food is good. The problem we found is when we have eaten​ dinner there, we were attacked by mosquitoes. They need a pest control to spray. The food is good, just take it home.

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Thank ChristinaSzy
Lombard, Illinois
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little roadside stand was recommended by the resort when we checked in. Open Thursday through Saturday, always draws a crowd. Don't miss this place for a good plate of well prepared food. Nothing fancy, but good and fresh.

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Thank MAC4Freedom
Wimauma, Florida
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Light crispy coating on the fried shrimp. Worth the wait. Busy place. Would return just for those shrimp!!

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Thank Peabody51
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Out door seating with a very fresh fish sandwich. Nothing fancy but good fresh food. We came back for lunch the next day for take out pool side at Little Harbour

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Thank Amy A
Davenport, Iowa, United States
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Only open Fri, Sat & Sun, but worth the wait. Food was good. Lots of locals and friendly staff. Laid back and tables are outside.

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Thank Kit V

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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
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1902 W Shell Point Rd, Ruskin, FL 33570-3118
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ruskin
  • Phone Number: +1 813-641-9451

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