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City Oyster

213 E Atlantic Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444-3726
561-272-0220
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Ranked #21 of 341 restaurants in Delray Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $35 - $50
Cuisines: Asian, Seafood
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 2nd St
Transit: Free shuttle buses
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Very nice place, trendy and always full. Oysters are very expensive here and small. Sushi was great but your paying for the location, which to be fair is ideal. Eaten here a couple of times and had a few happy hours. 1/2 price drinks and appetizers at the bar, worth a pop in

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West Palm Beach
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I first went here with my boyfriend for dinner on a weeknight. Our service was awesome and a our waitress was very deficient. We started with drinks. The wine and beer selections offer something for everyone. They offer liquor, but we don't do mixed drinks. We started with the brussels sprouts app and OMG if this restaurant served nothing but... More

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Scotch Plains, NJ
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80 reviews 80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Had lunch here recently and loved everything. Our server was also very friendly and helpful. Don't remember his name but he was from Cape Cod. Loved the salad selections, the oysters and sandwiches. Prices are reasonable , too

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Miami, Florida
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49 reviews 49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I visited this small gem on busy Friday night for a friend's birthday gathering. We had a great time. It was a very busy Friday night in Delray but our server (Stacy) stayed on top of things. Strong drinks, great food, and a fun a atmosphere!

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We have been here many times and I have to say its just always great! Service food , wine! Love the scallops and the cheddar grits are to die for! Great location on Atlantic! Just yummy!!

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Connecticut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Food and service were very good. A truly reliable dinner option right in the center of things. Oysters are always fresh and delicious. We also had scallop which were perfectly cooked and the deviled eggs with caviar.

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Savannah, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

City Oyster in Delray Beach Fla is a very very popular restaurant. You should always call ahead to get a reservation. I was there in the off season “June” and got right in with a party of seven. Even though it was off season Delray was overflowing with money and the beautiful people. The restaurant was also full. The Restaurant... More

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Had a great meal with our family while on vacation. Nice variety of oysters and the fish from Key West was fresh and great. The gentleman who waited on us was very pleasant and helpful.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Fat juicy chilled oysters. What more could you ask for, except a good cold beer and outside dining. Can't wait to go back.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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64 reviews 64 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This place is great for oysters obviously with a large selection. They have a happy hour and offer $1.25/oyster if you sit at the bar. I do like the restaurant itself and have a wide selection and bring a good crowd. Food is decent!

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