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“Best happy hour in the city. ”
Review of Upstate

Upstate
Ranked #54 of 15,868 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: After-hours
Neighbourhood: East Village
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

6 oysters and a local craft beer for $12?? I’ll take two. Great little bar with fresh oysters and delicious local beers. Black lager was the best. Had a few with my dozen oysters. Sat by the open front windows and had an amazing dinner.

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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The place was dark and romantic in a rainy night ! The menu selection was very good and the food was very fresh ! The oyster list was rich and also happy hour as well! They also had a very good selection of local beer breweries and wines. Def get the Risotto with scallops and trout with butter. Def recommend this place to fish lovers , a must!

1  Thank klajdistari
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Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived as they opened and got a seat right away. $2 oysters were fantastic as was the ceviche and crab cakes. For dinner we shared the fettuccini with clams (the least interesting item on the menus) and the tuna. I couldn’t detect any wasabi in the tuna, but it was very good none the less. My only disappointment was that the apps came before the oysters, and the oysters came with the entree. It made the meal feel rushed and the entrees got cold while we enjoyed the oysters. I would go back but hold off ordering all at once in the future.

1  Thank NKaykas
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Visited here on the basis of a love of seafood and trip advisor reviews. Emailed week before to see if I could book - fast response saying give them a date and time and they would make sure space was available. Turned up on the day and after a few minutes wait we had a table. Seafood choice was amazing and I had my first shark steak !
If you like seafood you’ll love this place. A word of caution however - it is noisy with people enjoying their meals.

2  Thank qprbluesman
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Visited there last Thursday.
Little off the beaten track but well worth the visit.
Never tasted fresher seafood.
Crab cake starter followed by fettuccini and clams all washed down with a few glasses of the local IPA.
Very helpful service.
Will definitely return on our next visit to NYC

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