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Original Oyster House

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$4 - $20
American, Seafood, Grill, Healthy
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here most every time we are in the area and once again this restaurant did not disappoint. We have never had a bad meal here. I tried the fire grilled oysters and they were fantastic! That is easily the best tasting oysters I...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed June 27, 2020

The food was, as always, fantastic. HOWEVER, the waiting area is tiny, crowded and despite their sign asking for social distancing, it wasn't possible. Only my friend and I, and two other ladies, were wearing masks. We had to walk past the bar, with folks...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed June 23, 2020 via mobile

A local at the USS Alabama Battleship suggested this place so we ate here for lunch. The cheesesticks were really good. They were actually cheeseballs but different and yummy. The gumbo was ok but not my favorite. I had a crab cake stacked on fried...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed May 30, 2020 via mobile

Everything was fantastic! Our waitress, Sumerlyn was very attentive and super sweet. Recommend the Crawfish Pies for an appetizer.

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed March 25, 2020

Wow! First time stopping in at the Original Oyster House on the causeway and we were totally blown away by the service and the food. No tables available when we arrived so we sat at the bar. Brian, the bartender was the best! Really personable...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed March 21, 2020

Been here few times and it is fantastic! Restaurant is large with lots of seating for small to large groups. Great views overlooking the lagoon and river. Very open, simple atmosphere. Friendly staff and servers. Jose L was our server and he was great! Large...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed March 10, 2020

Nobody at front desk at 4.15pm. Walked in and staff looked bemused. Asked if they were open and said I could sit anywhere. Great views over lagoon and river. Service ok, most customers elderly. 2 beers, neither apparently qualified for happy hour. Food very reasonable....More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 25, 2020

Dinner for two on a Sunday night.. Had fish of the day - excellent . Fire Oysters are overrated, but OK. All you can eat salad bar. They closed salad bar at 8:00. So if that is your thing be aware. Family friendly and just...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 16, 2020 via mobile

The food and service was excellent. Atmosphere was relaxing and fun. Probably the best fried crab claws I’ve had.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 16, 2020 via mobile

Best fried oyster and crab claws in area! If you are a pasta fan the Shrimp Alfredo is also very good. Always super friendly staff and great location.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Sharon H
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Hi Sharon, Unfortunately, we do not allow pets.
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