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Shellfish Sports Bar & Grille

2615 N. Highway 35, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
+1 361-552-5300
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
2615 N. Highway 35, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Limited menu due to hurricane Harvey..bartender was very good and the food was also very good...will definately came back

Thank doconn0822
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in here for lunch on Sunday. There was no one to greet us at the front, we had to walk around to find the hostess. Once we found her, she seated us, and asked for our drink order. We ordered...More

1  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Had delicious seafood & the service was friendly & We loved the place, ,, Will definitely go back to eat, ,,plus it's across from the beach area, close to hotels, ,,(:

Thank Isaias L
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

You would think a restaurant a block from the Gulf would have great seafood but their burgers are the highlight of the menu. There are better places to eat at in Port Lavaca

1  Thank RLDHouston
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Went here because it sounded and looked good from the highway. It was close to my hotel also. Sat at the bar and the place is very nice on the inside. The food though was blah. Nothing special. A bunch of fried choices and none...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This place has substantial prices and average service. Perhaps a good place for the young crowd with a Credit Card and lots of TV's and noise. Not for older people like me and the food for a place in PL, not impressed.

Thank Anahuacbpp
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I rarely get to eat out for lunch, but took a half day off from work to take my mother out for her 84th birthday. I was so looking forward to treating her and me for that matter to a new place and a yummy...More

1  Thank newbern2016
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We went at lunch. Trendy decor and cloth napkins. Each of us ordered the grilled shrimp, with slaw, and sweet potato fries. The shrimp was great. The slaw was from scratch, not from a carton, and very good. The cocktail sauce and the tartar sauce...More

Thank Pilgrim50
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited Port Lavaca twice over 3 year period and enjoyed dinner at the Shellfish both times. The location is very convenient, the interior is nice, and the food is quite good. I started with a soup appetizer; crab and asparagus soup; then a grilled shrimp...More

Thank Koga57
Reviewed 9 April 2017

food was terrrible. Service not so bad besides she was new as a waitress. Great ambiance but that about does it. Wife was not happy and I couldnt care less for the pizza.So much potential but apparently the chef (owner)thinks he knows how to cook...More

1  Thank appetizers17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2615 N. Highway 35, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Lavaca
  • Phone Number: +1 361-552-5300
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Nestled away in Lavaca Bay in the friendly townof Port Lavaca, Shellfish Sports Bar & Grilleoffers a casual and relaxing atmospherefor locals and visitors alike.Our FoodSourcing our seafood from the Gulf, Caribbean, North Atlantic, and Pacific Ocean we aim to provide you with the freshest product available. Working with local purveyors and fisheries throughout, we pledge to provide you with product that pays tribute and respect to the hard working men and women who fish and work these waters.Our BarFrom Conroe to Fredericksburg we embrace the local flavors of Texas breweries with a variety craft beers. In conjunction, refreshing cocktails and the friendliest bartenders in Port Lavaca.
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