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Spanky's Clam Shack & Seaside Saloon

138 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 02601-4752
+1 508-771-2770
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster salad” (117 reviews)
“steamers” (54 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (46 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
138 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 02601-4752
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to Spankys in early June so it was still not real busy on the Cape yet. I’ve seen the line around the corner when it’s busy season so we thought it was the perfect time to go. I was with my husband, 2...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lobster bisque and lobster rolls - an old favorite of ours. We only come to the Cape once every year or two so we have to get our lobster rolls to tide us over until the next time! Spanky’s never disappoints.

Thank Marshall A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had to try the place just for the name alone lol 😂 location is fantastic plenty of out door seating. Food was delicious and service was great. The only downside was the price, overly expensive and beware if you sit outside don’t sit under the...More

Thank Anthony I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spankys has the best fried clams and lobster rolls on The Cape. If you are going on the ferry it is a perfect place to stop for lunch. Chowder is also amazing! Friendly hosts and great service its the place to go for sure

Thank SalSpilly
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had the Whole Body Fried Clams for the very first time. Absolutely amazing. So sweet and smooth. My wife had the Fried Clam Strips. So fresh. Fantastic food. Great value. Great service.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had the fish sandwich and it was fantastic. The fish was pure white and flaky. My cousin had the chowder and whole belly fried clams. She said it was one of the best chowder andfried clams she's ever had. My cousin use to own...More

Thank RIDance
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoy lunch while we waited to catch the boat to Nantucket. As it was a beautiful day, the outdoor patio was packed. That said, we were seated right away. We split the sampler of clams, oysters and shrimp. She had the clams and I had...More

Thank litchester
Reviewed 3 days ago

We decided to end our vacation to Cape Cod at Spanky's since Trip Advisor recommended it and it was a casual place. We were seated inside which was hot and crowded on a Monday night. The service was fast and courteous but the food we...More

Thank sr19952018
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went with 8 other friends and will definitely go back. I had the scallops and they were delicious probably the best I have ever had. Our waitress was so organized and friendly she made the meal better. I had one of their speciality drinks and...More

Thank baliNY
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sat inside Spanky's as a hot day, lovely view of harbour. We had clam chowder, seafood stew and a lobster roll. Chowder and stew were delicious very tasty. Lobster roll great too very big and tasty. Staff very friendly. Would recommend coming here and would...More

Thank Aqua2168
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August 10, 2017|
Response from TruebritSingapore | Reviewed this property |
Usually just have to turn up and wait, but for that size party it's definitely worth a try
Karen B
August 3, 2017|
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Response from DeeAnn M | Reviewed this property |
Whoops! I just answered your question and said yes. Correction, Spanky's does have lobster rolls on their menu, however, it does not specify if they are the hot butter kind. If you really want the hot butter lobster rolls... More
October 16, 2016|
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Response from Lisa W | Reviewed this property |
Spanky's like many other places on the Cape is seasonal. I think Spanky's closes in October.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 02601-4752
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Hyannis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-771-2770
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