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Bennett's Fish Shack

131 E Chance a La Mer NE, Ocean Shores, WA 98569-9419
+1 360-289-2847
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“clam strips” (47 reviews)
“cod” (62 reviews)
“chowder” (101 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
131 E Chance a La Mer NE, Ocean Shores, WA 98569-9419
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1 - 10 of 686 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Service is ok and fish meals are average. I had the halibut and it was good but very expensive My husband had a grilled crab sandwich, which he said was very good.

Thank spqkq
Reviewed 4 days ago

On 6/20/17, four of us went to Bennett's, expecting good quality food as we had on a previous occasion. Fried oysters were mushy, fried clams were rubbery and tasteless, crab melt was not hot and tasted of mayo only, the chowder was tepid, and the...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved the food, but honestly not any better than other restaurants. Nothing on the menu is not expensive. That's my only complaint. Even a bowl of chowder is spendy.

Thank Rena M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have no words. I am a fish and chips, clam chowder, and tartar sauce snob. I was blown away. Did not expect that even after reading reviews. The chowder is excellent but not the best I ever had. (That reward remains with Salty's) but...More

Thank Allyson J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great dinner. They had my fav cider (spire) and I had the delicious battered prawns with chips. They were fast and fresh.

Thank Candace R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place was jammed when we arrived around 5:30pm as the beach was fogged in and everyone was looking for something to do. There was a wait for a table so we sat at the bar....best move we could've made for quicker food service. There...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice pleasant little restaurant. Very nice employees, fast service Fabulous fish and chips We stop by every time in town!

Thank jempf1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner and everything was great. All of the food is prepared fresh. I would highly recommend this place, especially if you like fresh and great tasting seafood.

Thank espickerman025
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So they open at 11 on Sunday's not 10:30 like the website says... which it was worth the wait! The food was awesome! My husband and I shared one of the combos and it was perfect size! Great service and awesome food!

Thank OhAudrey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

High expectations not delivered I ordered crab and cheese sandwich which was barely warm, cheese not melted Hubs ordered fish and chips which were "nothing special". He felt the portion was good and yummy French fries Bartender was great Prices quite HIGH! Probably won't return😕

Thank Theresa M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can I make a reservation for Sat 2/14 at 7:30pm for two people
13 February 2015|
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Response from RSStone | Reviewed this property |
I agree - I doubt they take reservations. It's a quaint place with good food; not fancy.
Sharon B
Is "CrabShack" the same place as Bennett's Fish Shack?
29 December 2014|
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Response from foodie83700 | Reviewed this property |
No, two different restaurants. Joe's Crab Shack is a chain with locations throughout the US, Bennett's has only three locations in Washington state.
Sharon B
Do they have fresh crab sandwich ?
27 December 2014|
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Response from Head-mama | Reviewed this property |
Menus for Bennett's are on line so you can check this out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 E Chance a La Mer NE, Ocean Shores, WA 98569-9419
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ocean Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 360-289-2847
  • E-mail
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