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Oyster House

1516 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102 USA

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Reasonable
Closed Now
Opens Tue 11:30a
  • Independent
  • Credit Cards
    Accepted
  • Wheelchair
    Accessible
  • Public
    Restrooms
  • No Wifi

“Philadelphia’s freshest fish and shellfish”

Oyster House is an East Coast seafood restaurant and raw bar, serving Philadelphia’s freshest fish and shellfish.  The restaurant is designed around a central marble raw bar where we serve the city’s most extensive selection of oysters on the half shell.  Our ever-changing list is focused on local varieties from the mid-Atlantic up to New England and Canada.  In our bright and airy dining room, more than 100 vintage oyster plates are displayed on white brick walls.  Those plates are from the collection of owner Sam Mink, a third-generation restaurateur who proudly sources the freshest fish, including lobsters from Maine that are out of the water for no more than 24 hours before arriving on your table as our critically acclaimed and wildly popular lobster roll.  Our menu changes daily, to reflect what Sam and Chef Brett Naylor select from the market each morning.  In addition to our seafood-centric menu, we offer exceptional wines, American craft beers and classic-inspired cocktails to complement your meal. Join us for lunch, Saturday brunch, Buck-a-Shuck happy hour and dinner six days a week.

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January 07, 2015

Oyster House carries on the Philly fish house tradition, though this iteration is completely up to date. The large, marble raw bar dominates the restaurant. Their buck-a-shuck happy hour is the best time to enjoy some expertly shucked Cape May Salts and a local draft beer.

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Oyster House

1516 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
19102 USA

Hours

Closed Now
  • Mon - Thu: 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
  • Fri, Sat: 11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Independent
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Public Restrooms
  • No Wifi
  • Street Parking
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