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Jay's Seafood Restaurant

225 E 6th St, Dayton, OH 45402-2836
937-222-2892
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Ranked #37 of 680 Restaurants in Dayton
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Buffalo, New York
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447 reviews 447 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
200 helpful votes 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Every time I visit date I always have a meal here. I love the interior. The ambience is fabulous. The food is fabulous and the service superb. I have absolutely no complaints and the highest praise for this place. Always crowded. A little noisy but the food is out of this world.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This place is unique. It has a long history and a great carved bar. You wouldn't expect a great seafood place in Ohio but this is it. The food was fresh and served perfectly. The staff was helpful and attentive.

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Dayton, Ohio
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Prior to attending an evening at the Schuester Center (play), we (2 couples and 2 children) had dinner at Jays,a local seafood establishment that is in a historical part of Dayton that was established in the 1800s. It has been a while since eating at Jays. The dinner and atmosphere was outstanding...Although all the food was well prepared and we... More

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Oviedo, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

The atmosphere in this restaurant is awesome, restored bar from the 1800's, historical pictures of the city. Bread is baked fresh and very tasty. Always have chef specialties for the day which are great. Location is right next to Oregon District, cute building.

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Dayton, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I think Jay's serves the freshest, best-prepared seafood in the Dayton area. They have a wide selection of fresh catches and each is offered in many preparations. Great attention to the details of cooking fish. They can easily prepare dishes for my wife who is allergic to shellfish because they are meticulous when it comes to allergen exposure. We have... More

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is definitely my favorite restaurant in Dayton and is reserved for special occasion and date nights. I have been dining here for 30+ years and can't remember a time I was ever disappointed except the time they told me they were out of chocolate mousse. Anything on the menu is great because the seafood is so fresh. The only... More

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Centerville, Ohio
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Jay's has a long established history in Dayton and provides a great historical atmosphere not to far off the main drag of the Oregon District. A must for good seafood and an amazing wine and beer selection

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Dayton, OH
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This is the place to go in Dayton for seafood. Crab lesgs are outatanding. Tuna is outstanding. Get it rare. All the dishes are very good. Servers are very knowledgeable and have been there a long time. Can't go wrong.

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Dayton, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

There food is exceptional & service is great. The drinks at the bar was grand. Their menu has anything you may want. Love eating here.

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Centerville, Ohio
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1,363 reviews 1,363 reviews
902 restaurant reviews
2,577 helpful votes 2,577 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Jay's Seafood Restaurant is one of Dayton’s premier restaurants. We have been around long enough to remember the Old Yankee tavern that Jay ran in the south suburbs. Jay and family know seafood, Dayton, and wine. Jay's Seafood Restaurant is probably the best downtown Dayton restaurant, and is within walking distance of the Convention Center and downtown hotels. While we... More

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Additional Information about Jay's Seafood Restaurant

Address: 225 E 6th St, Dayton, OH 45402-2836
Phone Number: 937-222-2892
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Dayton
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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