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“Delightful Experience” 4 of 5 stars
Review of City Oyster

City Oyster
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Ranked #6 of 384 Restaurants in Delray Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $35 - $50
Cuisines: Seafood, Sushi
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Drinks, Brunch, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 2nd St
Transit: Free shuttle buses
Coral Springs, Florida
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39 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Delightful Experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Atlantic Avenue in Delray is a happening area to dine and shop. Tried City Oyster and Sushi, and was delighted with the experience. Started off by sharing Oyster Rockefeller, which was a sizable portion to share with a great taste. My main course was a scallop dish with fingerling potatoes, mushrooms and spinach. The dish was plentiful and I had leftovers for the next day. Very appealing dish. My lady, had a swordfish dish with tomatoes and potatoes, and found that to past the mustard. For dessert it was sharing almond biscotti cookies and peanut butter chocolate pie, which was quite rich and smooth to the taste. With a couple of glasses of wine, for $12 each, the bill came to less then $100. The waitress was extremely helpful in describing various dishes, and checking on us throughout the meal, to make sure we were satisfied. Definitely, would make a return trip.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Fabulous seafood in the heart of Delray”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

There are plenty of choices for seafood in Delray Beach but this is The Place to go. We arrived early on a Saturday evening and were seated immediately. Matthew provided an excellent overview of the menu and specials. The swordfish preparation was like nothing I have ever tried before and it was fabulous. The vanilla gelato covered with expresso, delicious.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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75 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Love this place!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

The food is sooo good, never had a bad meal and some of the best sushi I've ever had. It is loud and crowded but they all are on Atlantic Ave. They also pour good drinks, fun place.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Boca Raton, Florida
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255 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Lunch done nicely”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

After being seated we waited almost 15 minutes before server acknowledged us. After that, all went well. We had the Chicken Paillard and it was quite nice. The arugula salad was fresh and tasty The chicken was seasoned nicely but slightly over cooed. However, I would probably order it again.

Visited September 2013
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great dinner experience for Flavor Palm Beach Month”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Spur of the moment reservation for last night for 4. It was Flavor Palm Beach month with a Price fixed menu in addition to the huge regular menu. For $30 a person we had a delicious New England Clam Chowder, Seafood Gumbo and Creme Brûlée for dessert. Not only were the portions generous but the service, presentation and quality of food was excellent. I am looking forward to going again. You have the choice of indoor or outdoor dining. Love the ambiance and the place has a great vibe.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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