Essex Seafood, Essex
Just up the road, find Essex Seafood, where you can partake in both retail and wholesale seafood. The restaurant boasts that clams are shucked on the premises, guaranteeing you the freshest, best tasting fried clams on Cape Ann. That's a tall order, but based on the feedback, one that Essex Seafood seems to deliver more often than not.
143 Eastern Ave., Essex, www.essexseafood.com