Always good seafood. Go across the street to the liquor store and pick up a six pack if you're so inclined. A New Gretna Institution.
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Whole Fried Clams are The BEST ! ... But a little too expensive for me or I'd Visit MORE ! Don't like that they changed from smooth applesauce to chunky. Was better when Father Alan was running the show and Mom in the Kitchen. But...They're...More
Something CHANGED! That is in the kitchen!!! And let the Hungry Gringo say it was for the best. The food was terrific. I haven't visited Allen for about 4 months, though I have been a regular since conception. My complaint in the past has alway...More
Laid back atmosphere, very popular with the locals , Manhattan clam chowder is the best I have ever had ,,
Calling all seafood lovers! All the food here at Allen's is amazingly tasty! The steamers are great and so are the clam strips and fried fish. There is a lot of the menu that is fried so be aware of that. I tend to lean...More
Inedible clam chowders- white was rank with thyme and red was ruined by old bay seasoning- bacon was RAW on scallop wrapped bacon Only edible was the burger
We go the Allen's Clam Bar at least one each summer for the past 10 years. Quaint atmosphere, but food is good, I don't think they take reservations. Very popular with the local folk. Mainly sea food some chicken, good soup.
I like Deviled Clams. Ever had them served in the shell, nicely baked or broiled ? Allen's version of Deviled clam, served in a metal tin, tasted exactly like Thanksgiving turkey stuffing, with a few bit's of tough, chewy clam thrown in. Which would have...More