What Is the Difference Between Clams, Mussels, Oysters & Scallops?

If you're new to eating seafood, you might be wondering about the differences between clams, mussels, oysters, and scallops. Worry not, we've got the skinny on all of these satisfying shellfish. When...

Spaghetti Alle Vongole - Best of Venetian + Neapolitan

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 25 days ago

For lunch, I made myself one of the tastiest and simplest to execute pasta dish. - Spaghetti Alle Vongole. Both the Venetians and the Neapolitans claimed they made the best tasting version. One...

Snows clam chowder tragedy

by 1chowhound 9 years ago

I've seen some other postings regarding Snows clam chowder and just wanted to add my two cents.I too have been using this product for at least forty years.My father would make it on those especiall...

Some interesting offerings and finds close to my hood... Richmond Hill/Markham

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 month ago

Taking advantage of Diana's Oyster Bar ( Markham branch ), ' Buck-a-shuck ' special. Had a mineral and protein rich lunch of a couple dozen oysters plus Cherry stone clams. Followed by ' Curb-side ...

Substandard Fried Belly Clams

by zackly 2 months ago

Yesterday, I had fried whole belly clams at a well reviewed restaurant in CT. They weren't great, soggy and very chewy. Are their different types of whole bellies in the marketplace? I one time hea...

Old fashioned deviled clams

by ed2956 5 years ago

I'm looking for a recipe or a restaurant that sells deviled clams. The last place I ever had them was The Greenway Tavern back in the 70's in southwest Philadelphia (these were the best!) and also ...

Stuffed Clams (Rhode Island Stuffies) Recipes

by zackly 3 months ago

I've been making the same basic stuffed clam recipe for ions. It's an attempt to replicate stuffed clams offered at a former Italian restaurant in Stamford, CT Sbaia's Open Door, that's been closed...

Great deal on BC Seafood!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 3 months ago

I was making my weekly Chinese grocery round this morning at T&T and Full fresh Supermarket ( Woodbine & 16th Avenue, Markham ) when I noticed the latter offering a couple of really good 'BC seafoo...

Hog Island Oysters & Staples online store (plus local delivery in Marin & Sonoma counties)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Hog Island has a helpful splash page to see which locations are open and which are closed in the time of Covid-19. Currently the Larkspur store is operating for to-go orders and delivery. The farm ...

Clam Chowder in Clatsop County, Oregon

by GH1618 6 years ago

On my latest trip to Clatsop County, I decided to sample several offerings of clam chowder, which I usually avoid. The experiment was a big disappointment. Northwest-style chowder should not be t...

Looking for a New England style seafood restaurant

by NEboy 9 months ago

Anyone know of any restaurant in my area (central fl. coast) that serves whole belly fried clams? I haven't found any.

Dairy Joy Report

by Blumie 1 year ago

In years past, there already would be lengthy debates on this board of the merits of Dairy Joy, on Route 117 in Weston, by this point in the summer. Alas, now that one can hear the crickets on this...

Miller Brothers

by UnConundrum 1 year ago

Started our annual visit with stopping in at Miller Brothers, formerly the Fisherman's Grill. Met Tom Miller who was apparently the chef at Fisherman's Grill, so the food is essentially the same. ...

What to do with arctic surf clams?

by LookingBusy 1 year ago

I have a box of frozen arctic surf clams in the freezer that I don't want to go to waste. I used them in place of conch in a recipe once but found them too chewy. Does anyone have any ideas on wh...

Olympia Oyster Bar | Boise - NE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Olympia Oyster Bar has been on my radar to try since seeing a shellfish demo in Ensenada by Chef-owner Maylin Chavez who hails from Tijuana. I headed there post-Proud Mary nap, https://www.chowhoun...

Weird clam

by beanbean81 2 years ago

I accidentally squeezed a clam I was eating and saw pink goo come out. Now I am freaked out. Anybody know what this was?

DJ's Clam in Wantagh

by Gastronomos 3 years ago

I played LOTTO this morning: https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/restaurants/dj-s-clam-shack-review-seafood-restaurant-in-wantagh-serves-new-england-flavors-with-a-tropical-twist-1.14615421

Carmelina's (North End, Boston MA)

by BostonBestEats 2 years ago

Carmelina's doesn't seem to get a lot of press, but we were looking for a new North End spot to add to the rotation, and it's high ratings on Yelp definitely stick out. I've been twice in the pa...

Small Clams in SF?

by t.susannah.chen 2 years ago

The only clams I've ever managed to find in the SF Bay Area are the large ones, like cherrystones. Anyone know where I can find small-to-medium-sized clams in San Francisco or the surrounding Bay A...

Are these clams still useable?

by mish 14 years ago

I purchased a 5 lb bag of LIVE clams at costco today. When we got home my hubby emptied the car and shoved the clams in the freezer by mistake. It wasn't until late tonight when we realized what ...

Cherrystone clams?

by lballinger 3 years ago

Does anyone know where I can buy cherrystone clams in the Phoenix area? All I can find are littleneck or Manila.