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Great views, great service, great food ... read more
Tom Jorgensen via google.com - Sep 18, 2019
On the porch at sunset cannot be beat! Clam chowder is some of the best I have ever eaten! The fi
On the porch at sunset cannot be beat! Clam chowder is some of the best I have ever eaten! The fish and chips were perfect as well.
Jack Peterson Jr. via facebook.com - Sep 17, 2019
Best lobster ūü¶ě bisque on this planet!
Best lobster ūü¶ě bisque on this planet!
Kristie Moore Freed via facebook.com - Sep 15, 2019
Beautiful location. The staff is ...
Beautiful location. The staff is friendly but the food is just ok nothing to rave about. My biggest issue was the hornets/wasps on the outdoor deck. Ordinary food might have been elevated had my family and others on the deck not spent 1/3 of our time hoping not to be stung and swatting them away. Perhaps next season an exterminator w ... read more
maryelizabeth q. via yelp.com - Sep 15, 2019
Really enjoyed the food and the Lake View ... read more
Mariah Jiron via google.com - Sep 14, 2019
Great Seafood and atmosphere! Stop here every visit to Burlington, VT. I recommend Shanty on the Sh
Great Seafood and atmosphere! Stop here every visit to Burlington, VT. I recommend Shanty on the Shore to everyone!
Barry Batson via facebook.com - Sep 10, 2019
Looking for a dusty place
I have been to this area several times but this is the first chance i had to visit this place. The greetings were pleasnt and the service was nice. Beer selection was good and my sirloin was done perfect. Now the only thing negative is...More ... read more
nicholaso117 via tripadvisor.com - Sep 9, 2019
So this is not fussy, but it IS ...
So this is not fussy, but it IS fun.  The broiled haddock was meh - fairly flavorless, though well-cooked and moist.  The rice pilaf was a stand-out, as was my generously-sized Sauza margarita.  Husbie had lobster bisque - yum, and a very fresh, very tasty garden salad.  Beautiful outside deck to watch the Champlain sunset, plus grea ... read more
Mary H. via yelp.com - Sep 6, 2019
Good food, great view, and decent service. The dinner plates looked more impressive and full of food than the dinner platters. A little odd, but otherwise a tasty meal.
Julia Goff via google.com - Sep 5, 2019
Excellent food, friendly staff, and marvelous views of the lake!
Adam Johnson via google.com - Sep 4, 2019
Great food beautiful view...
Glenda Crosby via google.com - Sep 4, 2019
A must stop for when I travel back to Burlington! The last two times there I ordered lobster and WHOLE belly fried clams...for just myself! I miss the food terribly living in DE. Everyone wants to know down here, why anyone would want to eat whole belly clams. Oiy! Nothing compares. The staff there are always friendly and kind. I hi ... read more
Kimberly Schlichting via google.com - Aug 30, 2019
Fresh, well prepared seafood; pleasant relaxed dining, friendly staff, reasonably priced ... read more
Danny Field via google.com - Aug 28, 2019
Absolutely fantastic food and service.
Danielle Brown via google.com - Aug 27, 2019
Kind of Like A Good West Coast Cliffside Restaurant
Street view is unassuming and similar to something you might see on CA Hwy 1, or in Oregon. Nice inside, but great terrace view of marina and Lake Champlain. Can look down on VT Monsters HQ, "farm team" for Oakland A's. Great place to just...More ... read more
Friend_of_IEEE via tripadvisor.com - Aug 26, 2019
The service was fantastic, the food, was ok ... read more
Beloved Child via google.com - Aug 25, 2019
Nice outside seating overlooking the lake.
This restaurant has been established here for decades. We dined here today for lunch. It was a beautiful sunny day. There were many tables outside with umbrellas for shade, or not. The service was excellent. The menu was pretty extensive, but pricey. Our food was...More ... read more
Miley2007 via tripadvisor.com - Aug 25, 2019
Swordfish was excellent.
Bill Mumford via google.com - Aug 23, 2019
Lovely view, nice wait staff and ...
Lovely view, nice wait staff and pretty good food, mostly fried but all in all a very pleasant meal.  Nice family place, not too expensive.
Marian D. via yelp.com - Aug 22, 2019
Great option for seafood when near the marina. They have a few speciality drinks to try and a great fish and chips. The view on the lake is also available from most table. Probably one of the best restaurant to walk to while waiting for the ferry.
Nicolas Bouvrette via google.com - Aug 21, 2019
A great place to hangout with a couple old fishermen and tell a few lies with a beer and a bowl of lobster bisque.
Andrew Meadows via google.com - Aug 21, 2019
My experience here was excellent ...
My experience here was excellent. The calamari was delicious, as were the fried clams and macaroni and cheese. But the family favorite was the incredible lobster bisque. We will return here the next time we're in Burlington.
Elizabeth B. via yelp.com - Aug 19, 2019
We enjoyed dinner overall. The ...
We enjoyed dinner overall. The calm chowder could be thicker...but it had a great flavor. Our favorite dish was the lobster and shrimp with a mornay sauce! Oh yeah! The coleslaw was great. My kids didn't like the fried fish at all. It had a chemical taste to it. The wait-staff and view were great! We would go back if in the area. But ... read more
Jodi C. via yelp.com - Aug 18, 2019
Great food, nice atmosphere and the best view!
Tyler Schimpf via google.com - Aug 13, 2019
Pleasant place to eat, great view of the lake
Service was excellent.Great choice of menu. Mainly a seafood restaurant but caters to all tastes. I had the chicken wrap which was superb. I don't know the price range as I was treated lunch.
ddaley1941 via tripadvisor.com - Aug 13, 2019
Pricey, but good food. Good views ... read more
Rick Locke via google.com - Aug 13, 2019
Accueil, simplicité, vue, pas dispendieux et très bon.
Lisa Ferraro via google.com - Aug 12, 2019
Nicely remodeled
I hadn’t been back to the Shanty since they remodeled. It is nice and outdoor seating is great. We had lunch with two fried clam plates, a planko fish sandwich and fried shrimp and scallops. All food was great. Prices are a bit high for...More ... read more
danpO2712FT via tripadvisor.com - Aug 9, 2019
Amazing service!
Katie Hawkins via google.com - Aug 7, 2019
Some of the best seafood you'll ever have. This place is a definite stop whenever we're in Burlington!
Richard Barriere via google.com - Aug 7, 2019
Excellent Service
Went to the Shanty last Saturday night and loved their new renovation. Food was fantastic and timely.. The best part was our waitress Mia, attentive, but not overbearing. Spoke slowly and Clearly so a Senior Citizen like us coiuld undrstand.
Blaine I via tripadvisor.com - Aug 7, 2019
Loved it! Cute ambiance, great staff, and the food was amazing!
Jean Micklevitz via google.com - Aug 6, 2019
Had a great time food was very good!All our food was fresh and prices are reasonable! Will definitely comeback plus a great view of the lake!
Thomas Arthur via google.com - Aug 5, 2019
This is the first time we had been to the Shanty since their remodeling and we like the new look. As always the food was great and timely. However, the best part was the waitress we had. Mia was excellent - attentive, but not over bearing, she spoke clearly and at a pace a Senior Citizen as my self could hear. She is a real asse ... read more
Blaine Isham via google.com - Aug 4, 2019
Fish Tacos overlooking lake
I finally tried a fish taco- tasty at the shack but spicy. Outside tables overlooking Champlain Lake, inside seating as well. Great weather, quick staff and meal delivered, very good. Daughter had chowder in a bread bowl, so much she could not finish. Attached parking...More ... read more
Linda P via tripadvisor.com - Aug 4, 2019
Great food and service!
Brian G via google.com - Aug 3, 2019
Tasty Shanty
Good Lobster Roll and nice view from deck of Lake Champlain. Truth be told, I ate half of the yummy crispy fries before taking picūü§≠ ... read more
djcha via tripadvisor.com - Aug 1, 2019
Food was well cooked the staff was great. Had the fish and chips, the fish was bigger than my plate! The chips were just curly fries othing to write home about ... read more
Doom Boom via google.com - Jul 31, 2019
Spécialités de poissons et fruits de mers. Cependant, beaucoup de fritures au menu. Repas copieux, service courtois. Endroit agréable pour prendre une bonne bière locale avec vue splendide sur le port, situé tout près du traversier.
Sylvie Brunette via google.com - Jul 30, 2019
Sunset views and seafood
We only stopped in for a cocktail and an appetizer. Liam was our server and he was sweet and honest. We had the calamari. It was okay. The oysters looked good. We didn’t have any. Like most towns this seems like the over priced food...More ... read more
Hlbragg via tripadvisor.com - Jul 30, 2019
Outstanding ....
My Husband, another couple and I, went for dinner this past Thursday evening, to Shanty On The Shore. Firstly, what a magnificent venue. We arrived in time to view the sunset. Absolutely stunning ..... My Husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the maple ginger salmon. It...More ... read more
Meldoll1 via tripadvisor.com - Jul 29, 2019
Dinner in Burlington, VT with a view on Lake Champlain
It was decided that a dinner in Burlington would not be complete without a view of Lake Champlain. Five education conference friends chose Shanty on the Shore. Four dinner guests chose sea food.... maple glazed salmon, broiled scallops, shrimp, and fish, fried scallops, and the...More ... read more
jameswY2813UV via tripadvisor.com - Jul 28, 2019
Best food and staff in Burlington ... read more
CMC BACKYARD BARBECUE collins via google.com - Jul 28, 2019
Nice atmosphere on a pretty night. Great spot to catch a sunset over the lake. Friendly staff and decent food.
Justin Palmer via google.com - Jul 28, 2019
Nice clean comfortable setting with good food ... read more
Walter Gahagan via google.com - Jul 26, 2019
Good views. Clam chowder was excellent.
jen steward via google.com - Jul 26, 2019
Busy seafood restaurant, with plant based 'burger' on menu, nice deck with views of the lake. I had swordfish with seasonal veg. Enjoyed it. All our party left satisfied.
Liam Mac Cobb via google.com - Jul 25, 2019
Seafood was fresh and delicious, views of the lake spectacular, and servers were attentive and couldn't be nicer ... read more
Nicholas Kirsch via google.com - Jul 25, 2019
service was exceptional
very nice restaurant. good food and great service. our server Natalie R. went above and beyond when we left or credit card behind. She knew we were going to the ferry doc and tracked us down to return our card. Would definitly recommend this restaurant.
happycampers72019 via tripadvisor.com - Jul 25, 2019
Glorious ... read more
C Kirohn via google.com - Jul 24, 2019
Great food, great staff. I had the fish tacos and I normally get them anywhere we go, and they had the best ones yet!
Ashley Wolcik via google.com - Jul 24, 2019
Nice food and service! And a beautiful view of the lake! I could have sat on the deck and watched the sail boats all day, with a cold beer of course! ūüėÄ ... read more
Dean Wilson via google.com - Jul 24, 2019
New deck/view/renovations are awesome! Wheelchair accessible!
Chuk Pitts via google.com - Jul 24, 2019
Great food but even better service from Christine!
Yoni Loeub via google.com - Jul 19, 2019
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