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Ceal's Clam Stand

Ocean Boulevard, Seabrook, NH 03874
+1 603-474-3150
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good14%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible32%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Ocean Boulevard, Seabrook, NH 03874
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

This is the best seafood in the area! Hands down! It has been there for a long time and has not changed! They have icecream next door too!

Thank Louise N
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Disclaimer - I LOVE this place. We have vacationed in Seabrook for the past 10 years, and while there are virtually an unlimited number of EXCELLENT sources for Seafood, we find Ceal's to be at the top of the list for Take-Out. Ceal's fried batter...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Stop in and check out there menu. Food is good and they have ice cream, yummy yummy. Seafood is great!

Thank NancieMD
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

The food is so good here. Clam plate, scallop plate and seafood chowder were all awesome. There were big chunks of seafood in the chowder. Scallops were huge and perfectly fried. At $20+ per plate it is expensive but you've gotten some quality seafood for...More

Thank Angella D
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

I went this past Saturday for the first time in 10 years. I used to go often for years. The food was horrible! The seafood chowder was definitely old and tasteless. The lobster roll was one of the worst I have had. Too much mayo...More

Thank X5799EUdonnas
Reviewed July 23, 2017

I've been going there for decades and after my latest visit I will never go back! I got Seafood Chowder and it definitely was the worst I've ever had, the fish was days old, the broth was brownish and the lobster did not taste fresh....More

Thank Paula H
Reviewed July 5, 2017

My man wanted fried whole clams and that's just what he got, the BEST all around, a pint for under 30 bucks, not bad, they have been in business since 1943 and the woman behind the counter is 70 all thou she doesn't look it...More

Thank lori a
Reviewed May 1, 2017

The seacoast is flooded with great seafood restaurants. With that said, this is not one of them. Have visited a few times and found prices listed different than actual charge. Food taste has also been off a few times and never understood why. Service is...More

Thank Eagle-Eye24
Reviewed February 13, 2017

By far THE BEST fried clams ever. The onion rings are superb. They have been in business for decades. No matter where I travel I have never found better fried food..

Thank Linda V
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Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

I don't even think a one star is fair. Got a lobster roll and thier fresh made seafood chowder- that they said was just made. My husband has never dis-liked a chowder in over 20 years of marriage. Tonight he said the seafood chowder had...More

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August 24, 2017|
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Response from NancieMD | Reviewed this property |
September 9, 2015|
Response from Jacques1313 | Reviewed this property |
Cael's closed for the season on Labor Day. You'll have to wait until. Next year.
September 9, 2015|
Response from X5799EUdonnas | Reviewed this property |
Don't go! Go to Markeys or Browns for better seafood. I know the seafood chowder I had was old and tasteless.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Boulevard, Seabrook, NH 03874
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Seabrook
  • Phone Number: +1 603-474-3150
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