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13 Water Street, Mystic, CT 06355
860 415-9266
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Oyster Club is a casual fine dining restaurant and raw bar specializing in...
Oyster Club is a casual fine dining restaurant and raw bar specializing in the richness of the New England coast and countryside. The menu, which is written daily, showcases food that travels the shortest distance from 'farm & sea to table,' with seasonality and location determining the day's delicacies. Benefiting from the region's many local farmers and fisherman, Oyster Club features bounty from the sea, pasture raised beef, local produce and artisanal cheeses. We believe Oyster Club is an extension of your home and that all will feel welcome at our table - please join us!
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Good for:
Casual Dining
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 161
    Excellent
  • 69
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
OMG Good Food!

We had eaten here one night and I had the meatloaf/prime rib burger (this thing was huge, your not going to be able to hold it, you will need fork and knife haha), and my fiancee had the bacon wrapped munk fish, the food was awesome and we also learned they are the sister restaurant to engine room... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Richard C
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Dover, Delaware
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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276 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Dover, Delaware
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

We had eaten here one night and I had the meatloaf/prime rib burger (this thing was huge, your not going to be able to hold it, you will need fork and knife haha), and my fiancee had the bacon wrapped munk fish, the food was awesome and we also learned they are the sister restaurant to engine room. We will... More 

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Closter, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

Good service Creative food, server was very knowledgeable Prices on the high side, but worth it. The appetizers were OK, main course ( we both had Fish) was great.

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Gales Ferry
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94 reviews 94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Recently went with another couple to the Oyster Club. I had heard a number of great things about the place so we opted to try it. Wow, what a great experience. It started with the initial warm, friendly greeting and promptly seated to our table. The Oyster club is not a big place so it is a little cozy but... More 

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This was our second visit; both times we sat at the bar, which is small, and it can be hard to get a seat there. The atmosphere is casual but stylish and the music is good. I could do without a TV (sports channel), which seems random in such a chic restaurant. The cocktails are tasty and made with care,... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

It seems from other reviews that Oyster Club might be hit or miss, but the night I went it was a huge hit. Had scallops in beef dashi that were amazing, then a lightly breaded fluke that was equally great. Plus the space is lovely and cozy, perfect for a below freezing winter night. I live in NYC and regularly... More 

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Mystic, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I lived in Mystic for years, and had to make do with restaurants that were decent but nothing outstanding. But now that the Oyster Club is here, I can routinely have the kind of meal where you savor every bite. Their muscles are truly amazing, I've never had better. The atmosphere is pleasant and relaxed. I considered not writing this... More 

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Mystic, Connecticut
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The key word here is "fresh". Tucked in the side of a hill on a busy side street The Oyster Club is an awesome addition to the choices in Mystic, yes it is expensive but for the quality you get it is worth every penny.

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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73 reviews 73 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I'm not truly into "sustainable" restaurants yet this one really hit the mark. Dinner was very good. Menu changes every day and the chef does some interesting things. I had a homemade spaghetti with a Bolognese style sauce that included a touch of mint/cinnamon which was delicious. My friend wasn't completely crazy about the entree selection yet the chef accommodated... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Nice spot, lovely deck. Pricey for what is served. They use team service, which in our case meant that neither of our two servers communicated well, resulting in a poorly timed meal with one entree completely forgotten.

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New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

My partner did some research and found us this restaurant for my birthday dinner. It was outstanding - the interior of the restaurant is beautiful with dark wood paneling, beams, and soothing, tasteful lighting. The meal was incredible from start to finish, especially the veal carpaccio on a foam base that was fantastic. The ragout pasta was also outstanding. Our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 Water Street, Mystic, CT 06355
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: 860 415-9266

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating

Description

Oyster Club is a casual fine dining restaurant and raw bar specializing in the richness of the New England coast and countryside. The menu, which is written daily, showcases food that travels the shortest distance from 'farm & sea to table,' with seasonality and location determining the day's delicacies. Benefiting from the region's many local farmers and fisherman, Oyster Club features bounty from the sea, pasture raised beef, local produce and artisanal cheeses. We believe Oyster Club is an extension of your home and that all will feel welcome at our table - please join us!
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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