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S & P Oyster Co

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1 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2645
+1 860-536-2674
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11:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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70 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A business associate who is local took me here. It was amazing. The view of the water is stunning if you sit upstairs. The oysters were outstanding and the tuna was to die for. Everyone in our party loved their food and Justin and John took great care of us.

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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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161 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a nice dinner here during our Mystic getaway. We were seated upstairs with a nice view of the river. I had tender jumbo shrimp cocktail and my husband had "the best clam chowder he's ever had". I loved my perfectly pan-seared cod loin served with cannelini beans, wilted greens and creamy mashed potatoes with a light lemon butter... More 

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NY
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After reading reviews and getting recommendations we were told this is the best restaurant in Mystic to try. We were so disappointed. The decor and location are great. Even with a reservation and an early dinner we had to wait, then we were lead to a 4 seat table and we had 5 in our party - we stood in... More 

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West Point
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed the water view and atmosphere (felt like we paid for the view). For the price, the food was mediocre. We were disappointed.

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Thank 3Riverdays
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant is right on the water in Mystic. We went on Sunday and it was very busy. The food is a little pretentious and not anything special. My suggestion would be to stick with the basics. Get the New England Clam Chowder and go for the "naked" option for the fish. Everything is fresh but the prep is lacking.

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Thank Cara S
Hamden, Connecticut
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited S&P Oyster Co. for Easter dinner. It was an awesome day, staff were very friendly and accommodating to all the requests for a table by the window. :) We were lucky to be one of them who got our wish. Friendly atmosphere, service was great and food was amazing. I had, of course, Oysters and the pork dish, cooked... More 

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Thank Christine C
New York, NY
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for dinner after making a reservation a week in advance. We had to wait 20 minutes to sit, which I thought was crazy with a reservation. And the reservation was early for dinner.. The chowder was good and the shrimp risotto; as well as the petite filet mignon. The views were very pretty as well. However, the... More 

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Jersey Shore, New Jersey
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a magnificent dinner overlooking the river, The staff was very accommodating. Loved the scallops.

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Thank Eileen G
Connecticut
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great table overlooking the Mystic River - great location across the street from Whalers Inn, where we stayed, downtown Mystic. My husband had shrimp over risotto with squash - he said delicious. Being a non sea food eater I had filet mignon with mixed veggies and poblano pepper jack cheese stuffed potato. Excellent! Our waiter Justin and his partner (... More 

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providence
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Great staff. Great wine. Great fresh food. Just perfect. What else could you want.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant 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
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2645
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-536-2674
Description
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!

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Manchester, Connecticut
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?