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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” (17 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Ocean Boulevard, Seabrook, NH 03874
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Reviewed 21 August 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 15 August 2017

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

Thank NancieMD
Reviewed 10 August 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 6 July 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 1 May 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 14 February 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 27 August 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

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Everyone knows the clams @ Ceal's are the best it's the summer go to spot. We walk across the street from beach and grab our clams YUMMY

Thank shelle2000
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24 August 2017|
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Response from NancieMD | Reviewed this property |
10 September 2015|
Response from Jacques1313 | Reviewed this property |
Cael's closed for the season on Labor Day. You'll have to wait until. Next year.
10 September 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
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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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