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Hog Island Oyster Company

610 1st St, Ste 22, Napa, CA 94559
(707) 251-8113
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Ranked #6 of 247 restaurants in Napa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood, Oyster Bar
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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Kaneohe, HI
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75 reviews 75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Tray of 24 oysters, fresh from Tomales Bay and Washington State. Delicious plate of sweet heirloom tomatoes with onion slivers. Fresh bread and butter. We sat at the counter, watching the shuckers and cooks. In the fabulously foodie Oxbow Market. After our oyster lunch, we indulged in a couple scoops of Three Twins organic ice cream.

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Food was of course was amazing. However the service was even more impressive. The place was busy and our server was very attentive.

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United States
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Great oysters, pasta and salads, fun atmosphere and friendly service...what else is there while you're on vacation? An easy, casual dining experience in the Oxbow Marketplace. We'll certainly eat here again on our next trip to Napa.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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99 reviews 99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Went here with daughter, her boyfriend, and my partner. What a great adventure. Oxbow Public Market is similar to place in S.F., including the Hog Island Oyster Company. We had the 12 piece Oyster Bar Mix, the 12 piece Hog Island Sweetwater, and two orders for the grilled spicy oysters. All were so fresh! Everyone enjoyed every taste. Great waitstaff,... More

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Santa Barbara
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

On a recent trip to Napa we visited HOG Island Oyster Co. What a cool spot. Had some great appetizers and a few dozen oysters that were to die for. I am a big oyster fan, and these farm fresh oysters they have from their own oyster farm on the coast were some of the best I've had. Thanks to... More

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Toronto
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173 reviews 173 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stopped here after a flight and drive into Napa for some oysters and a beer. It met all the criteria and did a great job. Oysters were perfect, the beer was great, the grilled cheese was fantastic, the other food was very good. Only minor issue was some construction behind the patio which was a little noisy but nothing Hog... More

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CT
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64 reviews 64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Sitting with hubby now as we eat and am so happy! Started with 4 grilled oysters over butter which were sinfully delightful. Then moved to chowder and grilled cheese sandwich. I am full! And happy just had a dozen oysters placed in front of us...omg! We couldn't get in in san Fran and so happy to sit at Hogs in... More

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Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Great little restaurant. Sit at the fabulous bar and watch the oyster shucking. I had the rustic seafood chowder-best ever,with large pieces of fish,clams,shrimp and mussels and my wife had the halibut. Excellent choices . The house Sauvignon blanc was a great wine pairing. Super service. We will be back.

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Fort Collins
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127 reviews 127 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This is as fresh as it comes, wonderful oysters, try the Oysters Rockefellers. The only strange thing is the bizarre liquor laws in CA.

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california
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Had the chowder, more of an experience than just having soup wasn't impressed with the chardonnay selection

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