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Oceanaire Seafood Room

30 S Meridian St, Ste 100, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3564
+1 317-955-2277
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (54 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (27 reviews)
“baked alaska” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
30 S Meridian St, Ste 100, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3564
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1 - 10 of 452 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Was pretty impressed as Indianapolis is no where near the sea and Ive always had a rule of NOT going to a seafood restaurant miles from the coast.. Great selection of fresh crab, lobster and arrange of other shell fish.. Staff were extremely friendly as...More

Thank sinnersDJS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went to the restaurant for date night. The food is really good and the staff helpful and friendly. It is an expensive evening out but well worth it again the fish we had was fantastic.

Thank SherwinT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a team dinner at Oceanaire and it was a great experience I tried out the crab meat , the calamari and had Mahi Mahi as an entree The drink - Glenfedish at the bar was expensive but the food was good The side...More

Thank Travel_Food_Photos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent seafood. I had the seafood medley and highly recommend. Our table had a variety dishes and all were said to be very good. Highly recommend for a downtown dinner.

Thank Tidex16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their menu changes often so be prepared for seasonal dishes but everything is fresh. Very good wine list. A nice selection of fish and shellfish. The king crab was amazing but if you're not opposed to working for it, don't let them take it out...More

Thank tfed2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a very late lunch, and had a virtual private dining experience. (It was rather pleasant; quiet and intimate.) The facility is upscale urban elegant, yet comfortable. Our server, Jesse, was professional, friendly and attentive. The opening complimentary sourdough bread (warm and chewy)...More

Thank RICART75
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My first part of my review is about the bar area in the main part of the restaurant. The service was amazing and the drinks were just as good, highly recommend their drinks from their menu and their truffle fries. The second part is about...More

Thank BSanborn
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is an outstanding seafood restaurant. The food, the service, the atmosphere, all spot on. I had the Seared Maine Driver Scallops - awesome! My husband had the Ahi Tuna and it was best that I have ever tasted. We also tried the jumbo shrimp...More

Thank SunSurfSandSuds
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I believe this is the best seafood in the city albeit the price is steep. I hosted a group from out of town and everybody loved their food from simple grilled fish to a shellfish platter. Service was excellent. Landlubbers can find steaks prepared same...More

Thank sjschwartz1966
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was my first time to Oceanaire. We were a party of 6. The bar and restaurant was very busy. Staff were friendly and helpful. We started with a drink at the bar the moved to our table. The food was good I had a...More

Thank Roger186402
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Parking options?
22 February 2016|
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Response from Dana W | Reviewed this property |
Valet parking is probably best option.
Michael G
What is the dress code?
7 March 2015|
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Response from angiedaniel3 | Reviewed this property |
I wore jeans and a nice blouse. There were guests dressed in business attire and casual. I think as as long as you look nice you'll fit right in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 S Meridian St, Ste 100, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3564
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-955-2277
  • E-mail
As sleek as a 1930s ocean liner, yet as relaxed as a dinner on the shore, the Oceanaire provides the perfect setting to enjoy Ultra-Fresh seafood, flown in daily from around the world. Sip a Sidecar in the lounge, sidle up to the oyster bar, or kick back in a horseshoe booth before diving into a sea of Ultra-Fresh fish, including steak-cut Alaskan halibut, seasonal favorites like fresh Copper River salmon or hard-to-find delicacies like true Dover sole or bluefin tuna. Our daily-printed menu will guide you, a wine list as deep as the sea will seduce you, and the world's freshest seafood awaits you at the Oceanaire.
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