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S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Soups, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Business meetings

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Menu

CHILLED APPETIZERS​
Market
Oysters on the Half
Ptm
3.50
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail
12.00
Little Neck Clams
Six
21.00
Jumbo Lump Crab
Toast points
49.00
Seafood Tower
6 oysters, 4 little necks, 5 jumbo shrimp & scallops ceviche
16.00
Yellowfin Tuna Crudo
Toasted sesame seeds, kumquots, scallions, ginger, crispy wontons
17.00
Lobster Tarragon
Fresh tarragon & avocado salsa
14.00
Sea Scallop Ceviche
Plantain​ & lavash chips
13.00
Gravlax
Cold citrus nage, sunflower seeds, watercress cucumber salad
HOT APPETIZERS​
15.00
Seafood Crepe
Lobster,​ shrimp, crab, madeira cream sauce
16.00
Fried Oysters
Creamy horseradish sauce
12.00
Clams Casino
12.00
Oysters Rockefeller
11.00
Butterfly Shrimp Corn Tamale
Roasted garlic cream sauce
14.00
Seafood Stuffed Potato Skins
13.00
Tomato Basil Mussels
White wine, garlic, butter & clam broth served with garlic toast
14.00
Proscuitto Wrapped Sea Scallops
12.00
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
13.00
Spicy Mediterranean Calamari
Deep fried spicy pepper rings, artichoke hearts, kalamata olives, sun-dried tomatoes
SOUPS​
Cup 8.00
Bowl 10.00
New England Clam Chowder
Market
Soup du Jour
Ptm
11.00
Oyster Stew
11.00
Seafood White Bean Chili
SALADS​
7.00
Garden Salad
Artisan greens, cucumbers, tomatoes, carrots, lemon vinaigrette
11.00
Wedge Salad
Aji amarillo blue cheese dressing, radishes, crispy prosciutto, croutons
10.00
Rocket Salad
Arugula, red grapes, jicama, avocado, goat cheese, toasted pecans, agave white balsamic vinaigrette
10.00
Jumbo Shrimp (3)
Wood Grilled
7.00
5oz Chicken
Wood Grilled
11.00
5oz Faroe Island Salmon
Wood Grilled
14.00
4oz Yellowfin Tuna
Wood Grilled
14.00
Pan Seared Sea Scallops
About
Chef Cobena’s unique style blends perfectly with the traditions of New England fare. He intertwines exotic spices and peppers with the area’s premier selection of seafood, poultry and beef. Relish in our premium selection of oysters spanning the eastern seaboard and the finest cuts of Yellowfin tuna, swordfish and native dayboat cod. Enjoy the juiciest, most flavorful steaks from Arkansas City, Kansas, by a facility designed by Dr. Temple Grandin, world renowned expert on animal welfare. Gluten-free? Enjoy a plethora of options on our special, gluten-free menu; check out our vegan options, too!
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Grill
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed today via mobile

Food was excellent, service first class. Parking was confusing but actually easy- lot behind restaurant. Friendly, family oriented restaurant.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lynette B
Reviewed today via mobile

Excellent food - pricey but worth it! Unfortunately, our server seemed distracted - literally took the rest of my bread away while I was literally chewing a piece! She also had to come back and confirm our drink order and never did bring my husband’s...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lindylaa
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice place to stop for a good lunch break, good food, great location and a beautiful view of the river from our table, friendly and courteous staff, definitely recommend for lunch or dinner. John H.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank johnh0684
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear johnh0684, Thank you for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant & Bar and for taking the time to leave us a wonderful review of your recent dining experience! We really appreciate your kind words and I will be certain to share them with our Chef and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic selection, wonderfully prepared foods.Make sure you ask for a Bloody Mary with Shrimp....get as many as you can on the glass as they serve the best shrimp I've had in years. Don't miss the Oysters Rockefeller either.....just the best of the best.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 724Lee
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear 724Lee, Thank you for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant & Bar and for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review on TripAdvisor! I'm happy to hear you enjoy our Bloody Mary and Oysters Rockefeller. I will be certain to share your kind words...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s such a shame to feel compelled to leave this review. Having been here before while on a getaway, we were familiar with the menu (phenomenal!) and the views (second only to the menu!) One would think that the Service would compliment both - however...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 050812JennB
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear 050512JennB, I'm sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your service this past Wednesday evening. As a previous diner with us you know this is not the level of service that we strive for. After throughly reading your review, I am taken back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

S&P is a regular stop whenever we're in Mystic -- one of our favorite places to eat. Excellent variety of food choices and always fresh and delicious. Staff is friendly and knowledgeable, a great place for family.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 255maryq
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 255maryq, Thank you for always choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant & Bar when visiting the Mystic area and for taking the time to leave us a generous review of your dining experience on Tripadvisor! I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your dining experience and will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently ate lunch there with 2 other couples. Everyone enjoyed their selections. The wait staff were very friendly and prompt. Sat by the windows overlooking the river - beautiful setting.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank goodwineandtravel
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear goodwineandtravel, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review of your recent dining experience and for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant & Bar! I'm happy to hear that you all enjoyed your selections and were able to take advantage of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is phenomenal. We had the little necks and seafood cerviche appetizers and I had the seafood bouillabaisse whole my husband had the monk fish. Savory, perfectly cooked, very tasty. We will definitely be back.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank JerseyShore15
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JerseyShore15, Thank you for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant & Bar and for taking the time to leave us a generous review of your dining experience! I'm thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit and will be certain to share your kind words with our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever in town we come here for either lunch or dinner.......we were cheerfully seated for an early dinner and were seated by the window with a wonderful view of both the Drawbridge and the water.......we shared a generous tasty artichoke/spinach dip...my wife had the seafood...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank omar47
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Omar47, Wow, Thank you for this incredible review of your dining experience and for always choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar when visiting the Mystic area. Our team works hard to meet expectations such as yours and I'm elated to hear we hit the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were able to be seated on a busy Friday evening. Our servers were Jeremy & Justin, and they were WONDERFUL. They were relaxed, knowledgable, and had great senses of humor. Jeremy & Justin were attentive without hovering, and our meals arrived hot, without delay,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear pickuptruckshopper, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a wonderful review of your dining experience on TripAdvisor. We agree, Justin and Jeremy are a couple of the many wonderful knowledgable servers we have on our team! We count ourselves lucky for...More

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Response from spoyster | Property representative |
Hello, We are closed on Thanksgiving Day. Thank you for your inquiry!
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Hello, Thank you for inquiring however we are not pet friendly. Best, Kristel Arbour
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