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#13 of 1,866 Restaurants in Tampa
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2900 Bayport Dr, Tampa, FL 33607-1479 (Courtney Campbell Cswy / SR 60/Exit Bayport Dr.)
+1 813-207-6815
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Trinity, Florida
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156 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

First,my Shrimp and Grits was very good and all seemed please with the food. Just expected a WOW factor but did not get it. Wait staff seemed short handed. It was a special trip to meet out of town friends. All I can say is it was Okay.

Thank ParTcake
Lakeland, Florida
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went for hubby's birthday - he's a real oyster lover and he could not rave enough about it. When we first arrived, we went to sit outside to enjoy the last of the sun at 530 and were not approached by wait staff, so not a good start. After we got our own drinks! we then spent a little more... More 

Thank L S
Titusville, Florida
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Four of us had dinner and a bottle wine for about 300 dollars. We have dined all over the world and WE expect really great food for that price.The place is pretty and the pianist was good....but too loud and played too long. A couple of short breaks would have been welcome!Now,the food.We expected really great oysters at 2.75 a... More 

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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent my in-laws 50th Wedding Anniversary there for brunch. Great food with several food stations, mimosa served at your table or you can make your own Bloody Mary's. The service was fabulous and the view of Tampa Bay were spectacular. They serve oysters, caviar and fresh shrimp. The deserts were great also. We weren't rushed for our table ,... More 

Seminole, Florida
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167 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first experience at Oystercatchers for brunch although we've been there several times for dinner. The brunch was excellent. They had a lovely display of oysters on the half shell and shrimp, that also included caviar and smoked salmon. The salads were fresh and many with fresh seafood. There was a carving station, omelet bar and pasta bar.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked reservations for three to celebrate family closing on a house! Great wine selection, calamari fries appetizers were amazing, unique main course items (coffee and salt crusted sea scallops recommended) and sides items are a must have... splurge for the lobster mac and cheese.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Kansas City, Missouri
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was so slow it was excruciating. Could not ever find server. Would wait forever for her to circle back through. She had the whole lower deck area where we sat and everyone was complaining. Couple next to us asked how we got our drinks finally. It was a Saturday night so they should have been adequately staffed. Food was... More 

Thank carla s
Management response:

Carla, thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We would like to learn more about your recent experience. Our goal is absolute satisfaction, and I would like to apologize that we fell short on that. If you could please provide us the best contact number, or give us a call at the restaurant (813) 207-6817 we would... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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121 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to Oystercatchers every year ( since we've lived in Tampa's area) for my husband's birthday.(He's 69). We could not believe the difference on this visit. We were the first ones to arrive and were seated at the end of the restaurant with no bay view after asking several times for a good window seat. The seafood... More 

Thank bren m
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grouper sandwich and mahi tacos were fantastic. Very good calamari fries for appetizer. Service was okay. Very good beer and wine selection. Didn't see any beers on tap.

Thank Bschamp
Youngstown, Ohio
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75 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here while staying for 2 nights at the Grand Hyatt.The service and atmosphere was outstanding!!!we were sitting by the window overlooking the Bay and enjoyed a beautiful sunset.I ordered the Mahi Mahi and it was the best Mahi mahi I ever tasted.They also had excellent key lime pie for dessert.I definitely recommend this beautiful restaurant.

Thank John W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $40
American, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2900 Bayport Dr, Tampa, FL 33607-1479
    (Courtney Campbell Cswy / SR 60/Exit Bayport Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-207-6815

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Tampa, Florida
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?