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Awesome food. Great service!
Norm Farris via google.com - Oct 14, 2019
Expensive but worth the money. Awesome food ... read more
Stacey Rider via google.com - Oct 13, 2019
We just stopped by for a drink, appetizer and to watch the sunset. Great location and beautiful view of the adirondacks over lake champlain.
JG DeBiasio via google.com - Oct 12, 2019
excellent Chowdah!! Great location
We had lunch here. 5 of us- 4 clam chowders and a lobster bisque. We sat upstairs inside with a great view of the lake. Friendly service- great place ... read more
cathy p via tripadvisor.com - Oct 11, 2019
Clam chowder was thick creamy and tasty. We had a sunset lake view table and enjoyed the food, craft cider and the service. Worth queueing for a table.
Philip Winckle via google.com - Oct 10, 2019
The swordfish was to die for! And the clam chowder was delicious, too!
Isabelle Carrier via google.com - Oct 10, 2019
Food is good, although very loud and noisy
Food is good, although very loud and noisy ... read more
Marlene Krell via facebook.com - Oct 9, 2019
Excellent food, great service. Superb view!
Excellent food, great service. Superb view!
Steffani Segal via facebook.com - Oct 8, 2019
Love the view ... read more
Sergio Apuzzo via google.com - Oct 8, 2019
Great place to get Fish
We had a very nice place overlooking the harbor. We ordered the fish platter and enjoyed the taste very much. Very attentive staff asking if everything is good. Also people who don’t like fish can find something to order. However the clear focus is on...More ... read more
GeorgSa via tripadvisor.com - Oct 8, 2019
Excellent service and clam chowder!
Sherry Smith via google.com - Oct 7, 2019
Great service, great food, great view!
We enjoyed a smooth, loaded with claim cooked perfectly, good chunky potatoe pieces in their award winning clam chowder. We followed up with lobster rolls. The lobster was sweet and had a good portion of the claw meat. It was not over dressed with Mayo...More ... read more
TryitYoullLikeIt via tripadvisor.com - Oct 5, 2019
Was great and allways has been as long as I can remember. Steamed clams were great.
W Clark via google.com - Oct 2, 2019
It was wonderful ... read more
Paul Garbarino via google.com - Oct 1, 2019
Seafood
Friendly staff & nice view. Water glass arrived with lipstick (not mine). Variety of seafood offered.
llhtexas via tripadvisor.com - Sep 29, 2019
My girlfriend and I stopped by ...
My girlfriend and I stopped by here this evening with some friends. Spencer, the bartender, made some of the best drinks we've had during our 3 & 1/2 years in Burlington! The Bahama mama (extra Bahama) was possibly the best drink Ive ever had, and the lakeside lemonade was a close second. Food-wise the clamchowder satisfied our chowd ... read more
peter c. via yelp.com - Sep 25, 2019
Service at the bar was above my ...
Service at the bar was above my own and my friends expectations truly. The bartender that goes by the name of Spencer was friendly, personable, and polite! The drinks he prepared were delicious and well crafted! The Long Island Ice Tea was superb as well as the Bahama Mama and the Lakeside Lemonade! The wings had the perfect chicken ... read more
Benjamin C. via yelp.com - Sep 25, 2019
Great LOBSTER ... read more
A Google User via google.com - Sep 21, 2019
Yummy fresh seafood. Delicious lobster for dinner. Great beer. Fantastic key lime pie. Most of all
Yummy fresh seafood. Delicious lobster for dinner. Great beer. Fantastic key lime pie. Most of all fantastic location at the waterfront for spectacular sunsets or views of the lake. Then when your done you can walk the bike path for a bit of exercise.
Marian Servidio via facebook.com - Sep 21, 2019
GREAT staff, even if they wouldn't sell me a t-shirt...and delicious food.
GREAT staff, even if they wouldn't sell me a t-shirt...and delicious food.
Tamra Gregory via facebook.com - Sep 21, 2019
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 🦞 bisque on this planet!
Best lobster 🦞 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
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