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Razor Clams

jl0328 Nov 19, 2012 06:18 PM

Has anyone seen razor clams on a menu yet??

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  1. JillO RE: jl0328 Nov 20, 2012 01:29 PM

    Not yet, but I'll post if I see any!

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      Owtahear RE: JillO Dec 1, 2012 10:22 AM

      Was in Cannon Beach on Thursday. Saw them on a menu there..

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      ekc RE: jl0328 Nov 27, 2012 07:38 AM

      They had them at Jake's Grill yesterday

      1. echoclerk RE: jl0328 Nov 27, 2012 09:44 AM

        I thought the season just ended? When are they in Season? (well ended in the UK)

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          ekc RE: echoclerk Nov 28, 2012 07:32 AM

          Crabbing season recently closed. Razor clam digging reopened in Clatsop County on October 1. The "season" varies from year to year and is mainly dependent on bacteria levels in the ocean.

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            GH1618 RE: echoclerk Nov 28, 2012 07:49 AM

            Oregon razor clam harvest is closed July 15 through September 30 to protect juvenile clams, and other times when necessary due to toxins.

          2. pleen RE: jl0328 Dec 1, 2012 02:39 PM

            Check w/Higgins Restaurant.

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              Ageorgelis RE: jl0328 Dec 13, 2012 07:54 PM

              We had some (very good, BTW) at Ocean City Chinese restaurant at 3016 SE 82nd, near Fubon Market.

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                SandyKels RE: jl0328 Dec 14, 2012 02:02 AM

                OM Seafood carries them live in their tanks for sell to the public, and their restaurant next door also has dishes with razor clams in them.

                1. smaki RE: jl0328 Dec 25, 2012 02:24 PM

                  We dig razor clams when crave. The season is open now. Oregon's toll free shellfish hotline is: 1-800-448-2474, always call prior to harvest. Must be aware of the season and tides when dig. Clams live on beautiful beaches. Use a long handled clam shovel or clam gun. Razor clams are not as numerous as recall in the past, but still there. Reminds me of good times with family and friends both digging and consuming. Here is the website with more information:


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