Aw Shucks

3601 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX 75206
Best Of


  • Sun-Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm
  • $; $$
  • Catering, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Smoking, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Accepted
For more than 20 years, this neighborhood spot has been shelling out cheap mollusks ($10 for a dozen oysters on the half-shell) with even cheaper brewskis ($1.50 happy hour drafts). Much of the food comes in fried renditions, including oysters. However, there are many preparations offered, some unusual for shuck shack -- stringed lights, coolers and picnic tables included -- such as a ceviche and a trio of fish tacos made with tilapia. Less eyebrow-cocking options include crab legs, po-boys, crawfish and cole slaw best inhaled on the patio. Whether you're drunk on the cocktail sauce or the carbonated sauce, make sure to keep count of the beer. Payment is on the honor system. And at the Aw Shucks prices, it would be shameful to breach that code. Also, with its location across from the Granada Theater, it makes an excellent choice for pre-show drinks.

Related Stories (3)

  • Six Restaurants for a Proper Fat Tuesday
    3 years ago by Lauren Drewes Daniels

    The Free Man Cajun Café in Deep Ellum is a small, dark, shotgun bar and restaurant with marginal lighting that keeps things dim, which is certainly a prerequisite for any proper New Orleans-ish bar. So, if you're going for a ...

  • The Dallas Half-Priced Food and Drink Calendar
    4 years ago by Catherine Downes

    Dallas loves its half-priced food and drink deals. That's why we built this calendar of half-price food and drink deals, listing the restaurant and time under each day. This week we added specials at Aw Shucks, Truluck's, Dave & Bus...

  • Aw, Shucks...Guess It's Happy Hour At Aw Shucks
    5 years ago by Jesse Hughey

    Each week City of Ate will give you the lowdown on a local happy hour in Quittin' Time, with the details on why you should or shouldn't take up the featured bar or restaurant on its drink specials.Where: Aw Shucks, 3601 Greenville A...


View All

More Seafood Restaurants in East Dallas & Lakewood

  • Central Market
    Best Of

    The big sellers at this nifty little restaurant within the supermarket are the pizzas and, no sur...

  • Daddy Jack's
    Best Of

    East, West and Gulf coasts meet at this self-styled New England lobster and chowder shack on lowe...

  • Big Shucks
    Best Of

    Fresh oysters, clams and crab legs and an inland-oyster-bar atmosphere make this a festive spot, ...

View All

More Seafood Restaurants in Dallas


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >