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Rodney's Oyster House

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Rodney Clark has been offering oysters to the masses in Toronto since 1987. Our selection changes daily, but we carry on average 12-18 different varieties from around the world. We also strive to offer the finest in fresh seafood, sourced from sustainable fisheries - as we work primarily with fresh product, you'll have to come down and see what's coming through our doors this week.
PRICE RANGE
$9 - $68
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
FEATURES
Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sad at the best place off the restaurant, which is at the bar. The lady servicing us had a slow start, maybe as she didn’t understand our Dutch accent, and when I unasked made a picture of her opening Oysters right in front of us....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank JankeesR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like that oysters of PEI , very fresh . Everything delicious, tuna tartare, bread, lime pie etc . But no parking space at king street, but I didn’t care.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 20,130,124
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is over the top; food, oysters, service and atmosphere were outstanding. We sat at a high-top table in the bar. The bartender waited on us and provided lots of information about the types of oysters that were available. My main course was scallops,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Tom M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the founder Rodney Clarke to his children, this restaurant keeps a well deserved reputation when it comes to quality and service. It’s located right on King street, if you feel like a nice walk you can get there in 20-25 minutes from the CN...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 1mammamia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good but not spectacular. We got the impression that the servers were less than enthusiastic when we didn’t order oysters which is definitely their thing. After engaging him our server warmed up and made helpful suggestions. My wife ordered the scallops which were prepared well....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank KevenO_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the oysters and the tray of condiments and different hot sauces. The tartare was on the small side, but the service and atmosphere was worth it. Great for a lunch date. Try the sparkling riesling from Niagra. It was the perfect accompaniment.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank GladysAF
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Despite jet-lag, I delved into Rodney's iconic, memory-inducing New England Chowder starter, followed by a Canadian Lobster so fresh and succulent, I know no comparison! And kind kudos to the staff who demonstrate how knowledgeable, friendly and attentive they are, most appreciated! I'll be back.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank wwwwade
Reviewed May 20, 2019

We have been eating Rodney's oysters since 1980. Over 40 years of this delicious delicacy on many different occasions. Rodney himself is legendary . His restaurants have always served a fantastic selection of seafood and obviously specializes in oysters. Always a fun place.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Terry B
Reviewed May 17, 2019

To say this place was great is an understatement. The oysters were fresh and delicious. As I watched the staff prepare the oysters from the bar, each is careful to make sure the oysters are good. Mine were FABULOUS! Wish I could've stayed longer and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Dawnn2Duskk
Reviewed May 17, 2019

I stopped by here with a friend to grab some drinks and Oysters, our server Jimmy was very knowledgeable and prepared a selection of mixed Oysters that we really enjoyed and allowed us to see the flavour difference between different regions. I highly recommend and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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mirole
June 29, 2018|
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Response from Bill S |
Yes they do accept American Express.
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momtoemma
June 18, 2018|
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Response from RodneysOysterHouse | Property representative |
Yes we do! Our main menu is served throughout lunch and there is a lobster roll on it. Bronwen
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momtoemma
June 18, 2018|
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Response from RodneysOysterHouse | Property representative |
We have a lobster roll. It's on our main menu, so it's available all day and night. Bronwen
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