June 21, 2014

Eel on Eel Pond: Shuckers Raw Bar now offers Sushi

Exciting news for foodies who love eating out in the charming village of Woods Hole: Shuckers World Famous Raw Bar has partnered with sushi chef Steve Loo Shawren from Martha’s Vineyard (originally from Malaysia) to bring us fresh authentic sushi!  Yes, you can now enjoy eel overlooking Eel Pond. Shuckers is located at 91 Water Street, on a dock looking out over the marina.  What could be better than delicious seaweed salad, spicy tuna roll, lobster roll with avocado and mango plus a nice glass of chilled wine while looking out over the boats?  Sunset in this spot is especially […]
June 25, 2012

Woods Hole or Grand Cayman?

On one of the hottest days of the summer, I sat down to interview Kevin Murphy – the owner of Shuckers. As the southwest breeze off the water flowed through the shady restaurant, pairing with the Caribbean music and brightly colored fresh squeezed cocktails on every table, I felt like I was in the Cayman Islands. Murphy and his wife, Karen, opened Shuckers 30 years ago. “We try to create a fun, fast pace, casual, water front experience,” he said. With music and dockside seating, this spot achieves Murphy’s goal of  “an atmosphere much like the Caribbean but located here […]