Best oyster in New York

Check out the top oyster in New York, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. Marlow & Sons

1. Marlow & Sons

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71 local reviews
81 Broadway
Closed now
(718) 384-1441
BarRestaurantFood
Sandy
Tucked away beneath the Williamsburg bridge in the increasingly posh South Williamsburg, Marlow & Sons has bee…
Danika
Popular all-day restaurant with a small selection of specialty food products. You can always find oysters, cur…
dorothy
Oyster and cocktails before you eat at Diner or stay for the "brick chicken" and whatever else is on special.
1. Marlow & Sons

1. Marlow & Sons

host-0host-1host-2
71 local reviews
81 Broadway
Closed now
(718) 384-1441
Sandy
Sandy
Tucked away beneath the Williamsburg bridge in the increasingly posh South Williamsburg, Marlow & Sons has been pleasing crowds for nearly a…
Danika
Danika
Popular all-day restaurant with a small selection of specialty food products. You can always find oysters, cured meats, and the famous brick…
dorothy
dorothy
Oyster and cocktails before you eat at Diner or stay for the "brick chicken" and whatever else is on special.
2. Aquagrill

2. Aquagrill

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6 local reviews
210 Spring Street, New York
Closed now
+1 212-274-0505
BarRestaurantFood
Sam
Popular SoHo spot with an upmarket seafood menu & a raw bar offering a large selection of oysters.
Avi
Popular SoHo spot with an upmarket seafood menu & a raw bar offering a large selection of oysters.
David
Popular SoHo spot with an upmarket seafood menu & a raw bar offering a large selection of oysters.
2. Aquagrill

2. Aquagrill

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6 local reviews
210 Spring Street, New York
Closed now
+1 212-274-0505
Sam
Sam
Popular SoHo spot with an upmarket seafood menu & a raw bar offering a large selection of oysters.
Avi
Avi
Popular SoHo spot with an upmarket seafood menu & a raw bar offering a large selection of oysters.
David
David
Popular SoHo spot with an upmarket seafood menu & a raw bar offering a large selection of oysters.
3. The Ten Bells

3. The Ten Bells

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20 local reviews
247 Broome Street, New York
Closed now
+1 212-228-4450
BarRestaurantFood
Sarah
Intimate wine bar with great small plates, also $1 oysters at happy hour
Sofie
This place is known for natural wine and a relaxed vibe. $1 oysters til 7pm every day!
Gabrielle and Ana
Cozy Euro-centric den offering organic wines, small plates for sharing & oysters in dark confines
3. The Ten Bells

3. The Ten Bells

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20 local reviews
247 Broome Street, New York
Closed now
+1 212-228-4450
Sarah
Sarah
Intimate wine bar with great small plates, also $1 oysters at happy hour
Sofie
Sofie
This place is known for natural wine and a relaxed vibe. $1 oysters til 7pm every day!
Gabrielle and Ana
Gabrielle and Ana
Cozy Euro-centric den offering organic wines, small plates for sharing & oysters in dark confines
4. Hotel Delmano

4. Hotel Delmano

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67 local reviews
82 Berry Street, New York
Closed now
+1 718-387-1945
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Maria Ana
Not a Hotel, just the name. Beautifully crafted space in Williamsburg Brooklyn. They offer a wide array of pre…
tamar
Unlike what the name suggests, this is not a hotel but one of our favorite bars. A little more "upscale" than …
Andrew and Coline
Unlike what the name suggests, this is not a hotel but one of our favorite bars. A little more "upscale" than …
4. Hotel Delmano

4. Hotel Delmano

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67 local reviews
82 Berry Street, New York
Closed now
+1 718-387-1945
Maria Ana
Maria Ana
Not a Hotel, just the name. Beautifully crafted space in Williamsburg Brooklyn. They offer a wide array of premium specialty spirits, boast …
tamar
tamar
Unlike what the name suggests, this is not a hotel but one of our favorite bars. A little more "upscale" than your typical neighborhood bar,…
Andrew and Coline
Andrew and Coline
Unlike what the name suggests, this is not a hotel but one of our favorite bars. A little more "upscale" than your typical neighborhood bar,…
5. Maison Premiere

5. Maison Premiere

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88 local reviews
298 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn
Closed now
+1 347-335-0446
BarRestaurantFood
Patrick
The word “atmospheric” doesn’t begin to describe Maison Premiere’s lush, straight-out-of-New Orleans backyard…
Matthew
Certainly one of the top cocktail bars in the city, if not the country. MP is often written up in magazines, b…
Michelangelo
The word “atmospheric” doesn’t begin to describe Maison Premiere’s lush, straight-out-of-New Orleans backyard…
5. Maison Premiere

5. Maison Premiere

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88 local reviews
298 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn
Closed now
+1 347-335-0446
Patrick
Patrick
The word “atmospheric” doesn’t begin to describe Maison Premiere’s lush, straight-out-of-New Orleans backyard. Where better to spend a sultr…
Matthew
Matthew
Certainly one of the top cocktail bars in the city, if not the country. MP is often written up in magazines, blogs, etc. High quality cockta…
Michelangelo
Michelangelo
The word “atmospheric” doesn’t begin to describe Maison Premiere’s lush, straight-out-of-New Orleans backyard. Where better to spend a sultr…
6. Lobster Joint

6. Lobster Joint

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8 local reviews
1073 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn
Closed now
+1 718-389-8990
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Eleah
$1 Oyster happy hour weekdays 4-7. Delicious lobster rolls, spacious back yard with picnic​ tables.
Freddy
Casual eat in or take out spot for fresh seafood. Lobster rolls are on point and priced reasonably. Portions…
Meg
Delicious
6. Lobster Joint

6. Lobster Joint

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8 local reviews
1073 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn
Closed now
+1 718-389-8990
Eleah
Eleah
$1 Oyster happy hour weekdays 4-7. Delicious lobster rolls, spacious back yard with picnic​ tables.
Freddy
Freddy
Casual eat in or take out spot for fresh seafood. Lobster rolls are on point and priced reasonably. Portions are generous. We recommend t…
Meg
Meg
Delicious
7. Jack the Horse Tavern

7. Jack the Horse Tavern

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5 local reviews
66 Hicks Street, New York
Closed now
+1 718-852-5084
BarRestaurantFood
Meredith & Dave
Go for their weekday happy hour - $1 oysters and half price drinks
Suji
Try "The Oyster Room" next door for happy hour, oysters, and tapas menu. ($1 oyster happy hour deals!) Low …
Safiah
$1 Oysters during happy hour with stiff drinks. Menu changes per seasonality. Great atmosphere, well prepare…
7. Jack the Horse Tavern

7. Jack the Horse Tavern

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5 local reviews
66 Hicks Street, New York
Closed now
+1 718-852-5084
Meredith & Dave
Meredith & Dave
Go for their weekday happy hour - $1 oysters and half price drinks
Suji
Suji
Try "The Oyster Room" next door for happy hour, oysters, and tapas menu. ($1 oyster happy hour deals!) Low key but still romantic. Try c…
Safiah
Safiah
$1 Oysters during happy hour with stiff drinks. Menu changes per seasonality. Great atmosphere, well prepared food, and excellent service.
8. Blue Ribbon Brooklyn

8. Blue Ribbon Brooklyn

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8 local reviews
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Michael
Very fine bistro. Highlights include steaks, chops, oysters, burgers, Blue Ribbon’s famous fried chicken, pael…
Melissa
A Brooklyn establishment, great oysters
Ruby
Pricey, but food is delicious; the staff is attentive; the seating feels luxurious; and a great musical select…
8. Blue Ribbon Brooklyn

8. Blue Ribbon Brooklyn

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8 local reviews
Michael
Michael
Very fine bistro. Highlights include steaks, chops, oysters, burgers, Blue Ribbon’s famous fried chicken, paella and fresh local fish.
Melissa
Melissa
A Brooklyn establishment, great oysters
Ruby
Ruby
Pricey, but food is delicious; the staff is attentive; the seating feels luxurious; and a great musical selection. Place is busy so make res…
9. The Castello Plan

9. The Castello Plan

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26 local reviews
1213 Cortelyou Road
Closed now
+1 718-856-8888
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Amy
Nice for wine, oysters, cozy spot for romantic dinner, or brunch.
Anthony
Mussel Night Mondays, $1 Oysters Saturday after 2pm, good food and great drinks.
Anthony
Mussel Night Mondays, $1 Oysters Saturday after 2pm, good food and great drinks.
9. The Castello Plan

9. The Castello Plan

host-0host-1host-2
26 local reviews
1213 Cortelyou Road
Closed now
+1 718-856-8888
Amy
Amy
Nice for wine, oysters, cozy spot for romantic dinner, or brunch.
Anthony
Anthony
Mussel Night Mondays, $1 Oysters Saturday after 2pm, good food and great drinks.
Anthony
Anthony
Mussel Night Mondays, $1 Oysters Saturday after 2pm, good food and great drinks.
10. Desnuda

10. Desnuda

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3 local reviews
122 East 7th Street, New York
Closed now
+1 212-254-3515
BarRestaurantFood
Grant
Tiny Latin American 'cevicheria' with $1 oysters on Sundays and Mondays - a single bar, no tables, and incredi…
Dave
Oyster nights on Sunday/Monday. Tiny bar with amazing food, mostly ceviche and latin-ized sushi dishes
Grant
Tiny Latin American 'cevicheria' with $1 oysters on Sundays and Mondays - a single bar, no tables, and incredi…
10. Desnuda

10. Desnuda

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3 local reviews
122 East 7th Street, New York
Closed now
+1 212-254-3515
Grant
Grant
Tiny Latin American 'cevicheria' with $1 oysters on Sundays and Mondays - a single bar, no tables, and incredible seafood.
Dave
Dave
Oyster nights on Sunday/Monday. Tiny bar with amazing food, mostly ceviche and latin-ized sushi dishes
Grant
Grant
Tiny Latin American 'cevicheria' with $1 oysters on Sundays and Mondays - a single bar, no tables, and incredible seafood.
11. Post Office Whiskey Bar

11. Post Office Whiskey Bar

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18 local reviews
188 Havemeyer Street
Closed now
(718) 963-2574
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Ali & Justin
Happy Hour $1 oysters!
Ginger
Whiskey bar with oysters and pickles!
Ali & Justin
Happy Hour $1 oysters!
11. Post Office Whiskey Bar

11. Post Office Whiskey Bar

host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
188 Havemeyer Street
Closed now
(718) 963-2574
Ali & Justin
Ali & Justin
Happy Hour $1 oysters!
Ginger
Ginger
Whiskey bar with oysters and pickles!
Ali & Justin
Ali & Justin
Happy Hour $1 oysters!
12. Mermaid Oyster Bar

12. Mermaid Oyster Bar

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9 local reviews
79 Macdougal Street, New York
Closed now
+1 212-260-0100
BarRestaurantFood
Alex & Laura
I go here once per week. They have a happy hour oyster special every day 4pm-7pm. $1 oysters and $7 drinks. Ma…
David
Upscale-casual seafood spot with a Cape Cod vibe known for its lobster rolls & cheap oyster deal.
Alex
Great place with a Hamptons feel to it. Go for an Oyster shooter and try Lobster Knuckles Escargot!
12. Mermaid Oyster Bar

12. Mermaid Oyster Bar

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9 local reviews
79 Macdougal Street, New York
Closed now
+1 212-260-0100
Alex & Laura
Alex & Laura
I go here once per week. They have a happy hour oyster special every day 4pm-7pm. $1 oysters and $7 drinks. Make sure you get a few of the t…
David
David
Upscale-casual seafood spot with a Cape Cod vibe known for its lobster rolls & cheap oyster deal.
Alex
Alex
Great place with a Hamptons feel to it. Go for an Oyster shooter and try Lobster Knuckles Escargot!