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About Hammocks Trading Company
Hammocks Trading Company is the choice for high quality seafood in North Atlanta. Local owners Jason Sheetz and William Sigley pride themselves on great food, service, bar, and atmosphere. Together they have 50 years of restaurant experience at the best restaurants in Atlanta and Las Vegas. Hammocks combines our attention to detail with a casual neighborhood feel. Our most reviewed items include the BBQ Oysters and the Baked Salmon. Both were reviewed in the AJC and on Atlanta Eats. Our menu features cuisine from the southern coastal regions of the United States. Gumbo, Shrimp and Grits are just a few examples. Our fresh veggies include fried okra, fried green tomatoes, and collard greens. The grouper sandwich has become known as the best in town. Our other sandwiches include the Crispy Shrimp or Oyster Po-Boys, Lobster Roll, Smoked Chicken Salad and the Salmon BLTA. We are family friendly and have options for all ages. Every item from the kitchen is made from scratch.
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
American, Seafood, Barbecue
Hours of Operation:
Sunday - Monday: 11:30 am - 9:00 pm, Tuesday - Thursday: 11:30 am - 10:00 pm, Friday - Saturday: 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Customized Catering options, call Jason to inquire.
2 lots are available for parking, one on each side of the restaurant. The full lot on the left (North) side of the building is available after 6:30 Monday-Saturday and all day Sunday.
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Hammocks Trading Company Ratings and Reviews
Great neighborhood Seafood and causal dining place. Feels like the Restaurant near the beach that we all go to when on vacation. The difference is it is 7 hours closer to your house. Fresh Seafood prepared by a chef that knows what he is doing. Great place we go back frequently.
Go for the oysters. They are large and tasty. Go for the fish and chips, a good choice. Go for the casual atmosphere and friendly servers. Don't expect too much from things like homemade chips (too covered with seasoning and no crunch). Next time we will also try fresh fish items. And a cold beer. Enough choices on the menu.
Food was great, especially special of the day lobster. However, so loud in there we had to yell across the table to hear what was being said. Have never been to a restaurant that we had to do that. The deck was small and unappealing to use. All food was really good though.
Biggest sweetest oysters weve ever seen! Presented in iced galvanized tubs. Thick, dark roux crab shrimp gumbo. Huge pc of catfish and perfect plump oyster po boy. Exciting to be there on National Oyster day. But Chef William didnt shirk on fine cooking. Going back for Tues 1# lobster +2 sides!
Stopped by Hammocks while in town for business after checking some reviews. It was a Tuesday evening and the place was empty. There were 2 or 3 people at the bar but my guest and I were the only ones eating in the main dining area. Sometimes that makes me nervous but the meal ended up being good. It wasn't 5-star (that's a very rare score), but was definitely 3 or 3 1/2 stars - meaning it was good and I will probably eat there again. I had the lobster bisque to start and it was actually very good - the best part of my meal. I would have liked to see a little more lobster meat, but at least it wasn't missing altogether. My entrée was the grouper fish tacos. I had them blackened and even though I like spicy, it was a little too hot for my taste. Overall the tacos were good but not that memorable. My guest had fish and chips, and she said they were really good and that she would definitely eat them again. Our waitress was friendly and quick. Overall a good experience but not a place I will go out of my way for. If I'm in the area and it's close to my hotel I will try it again.
Good local restaurant for your seafood fix. Service was great. Not a quiet place to eat but the food made up for that. Parking is very limited. Had to wait 5 minutes for someone to leave so I could park. There is an empty shopping center parking lot but there are towing signs all over. Think the restaurant clientele should be able to park there as an option.
The food is phenomenal but the service is unfortunately lacking. Orders were mixed up, late and drink refills were extremely slow. The manager didn't seem to care much either even though our party of six was spending a good chunk of money in their establishment. Luckily for them the food is amazing - extremely fresh and excellently prepared - but the service on a Saturday night was pretty poor. It's also very noisy as the acoustics are not good in the building, especially with a table of unruly children sitting behind you.
I have been twice in the last month. Both times the service was outstanding and the seafood was very fresh. My favorite is the lobster roll (best in Atlanta) & corn side dish that is almost a chowder. I have also tried the fried seafood platter, scallops, catfish, all great. The only downside is the indoor noise level. Thank you for the great bananas foster for our anniversary!
Went for lunch on Thursday. Had a nice experience. Orderd Grilled shrimp taco with french fries. Food was good, but I would probably go back for drinks only. Dont be put off by location, next to pawn shop, defunct strip mall, gas station, very small parking lot. Place is clean and friendly inside. Great bar area and beachy feel for frozen drinks.
This place looks like it should be on the beach in Destin. Very comfortable and open feel. The surprise though is the food! Everything tasted freshly prepared and expertly cooked. The $4 sides are big enough to share between 3 or 4 people. Very nice menu and the service was good too. Glad we found this place!
Food was very good and our waitress was knowledgeable and helpful in choosing meals. However, there was not enough staff for the amount of customers and although we made it clear we were pressed for time, we waited a long time to get our meals and were there for late for our show.
We are Hammock's regulars when visiting our kids in Sandy Springs. Must say, this visit was less than the many previous visits. My crispy cornmeal shrimp were not as large or as flavorful as before and the cornmeal just came right off. Wife's grilled shrimp were small and disappointing. Cheesy grits not really hot and veggies waaay underdone. Oh we'll be back but this visit just didn't hit their usually high mark.
Celebrated Mother's Day and 4 year olds birthday.. our server, Sara, was exceptionally good. She was so helpful, got everything to us in a timely manner. And, even when we asked her to serve a birthday cake that I had brought in, she did it with a smile on her face and was very accommodating. All this while she was busy serving other people too. I will definitely come back again, because the food was also great. Everyone got something different, and the kids menu accommodated my three very picky grandchildren. Thank you.
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