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Essex Seafood Two

1360 W State Road 40, Pierson, FL 32180-2802
+1 386-749-1557
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried clams” (20 reviews)
“onion rings” (22 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1360 W State Road 40, Pierson, FL 32180-2802
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been coming here for 13 years never had a bad meal. Huge portions good prices excellent service. Cash only

Thank Ronald E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Essex House, as we call it, is known for its' friend seafood and onion rings. It really is a "hole in the wall" type of establishment, but they certainly make up for it with their fried clams! The platters are piled high, hot and...More

Thank Gail W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve passed this popular little place many times on our way to & from the beach - decided to try it today and are glad we did. Had fried seafood platter & an order of full belly clams, so we could taste everything. Tasty fish,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

If you are from New England and are craving Ipswitch clams,this is the place to eat. Fantastic onion rings.

Thank PAUL D
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Very nice fresh seafood from Maine, always good, a bit pricey, Rustic little place, but food makes up for that...

Thank karegen123
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Was so hungry so we stopped here.glad we did got a fish sandwich which was excellent.wife got a scallops boat which she enjoyed a lot.the fries were excellent also

Thank budnpat86
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Have been going here for years. Awesome seafood at a great price you will not leave here hungry. Cash only

Thank Ronald E
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We have passed this restaurant a dozen times and finally decided to give it a try. What a great little restaurant! It’s small, clean, nothing elaborate in the way of decoration, but the food was AMAZING! Lightly fried, not dripping with grease. Melody was the...More

Thank FishHookerCharters
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Delicous seafood. New Englanders love the clams, etc.Floridians love tbe husb puppies, yum! Dont miss out if youre in the area

Thank ssfitchburg
Reviewed 24 September 2017

What a great place for fish and wonderful onion rings. Nothing fancy here, but great service, good food, cold beer and fair prices for large portions.

Thank Don F
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Kathy D
15 April 2017|
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Response from mstugger | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Call them and see if they answer.
Laurie S
21 March 2017|
Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not really sure as we were there for an early lunch. Been going there for years, and sorry to say that I don't think their food is that great anymore. Very dried up fried items. Hope you have better luck.
Laurie S
19 March 2017|
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Response from MGS0506 | Reviewed this property |
No, you do not need a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1360 W State Road 40, Pierson, FL 32180-2802
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Pierson
  • Phone Number: +1 386-749-1557
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