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Date
Thu, 4/26
Time
10:00 PM
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City Oyster & Sushi Bar

4.5
1597 reviews
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$30 and under
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Seafood
Perfect For:
  • People Watching
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Hot Spot
City Oyster & Sushi Bar is a classic American seafood restaurant. The seafood at City Oyster arrives fresh daily from local purveyors and from fisheries in the Northeast. It's flown in each morning and filleted in City Oysters kitchen. Some of the more popular dishes are the Yellowtail Snapper Filet, Crab Stuffed Shrimp, Sake and Sesame Seared Tuna, Alaskan King Crab Legs, and Housemade Pasta of the Day. The desserts are all enticing, all house made and all tasty. The award winning wine list offers a huge selection that can be sampled by the bottle or glass. City Oyster offers outdoor sidewalk dining in the center of the action on Atlantic Avenue. City Oyster, simple, fresh and delicious.

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Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Seafood, Contemporary American, Sushi
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 3:00pm;
Brunch Saturday & Sunday -10:00am - 3:00pm
Dinner: Sunday - Wednesday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm,
Thursday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
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Phone number
(561) 272-0220
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Dennis Teixeira
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Private party facilities
Whether celebrating a special occasion with family and friends or hosting a corporate outing, City Oyster & Sushi Bar can accommodate all your special event needs.
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Private party contact
Todd Lawrence: (844) 240-5482
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
2nd St
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Parking details
Street Parking, Valet, Parking garage
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Public transit
Free shuttle buses
Additional
Bar Dining, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Specials

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Sunday, May 13, 2018

What 1597 People Are Saying
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4.5
service
4.3
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4.1
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91% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 2 days ago

My wife’s birthday.

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3.0Dined 4 days ago

IT's a typical appearing tourist type spot, very noisy(loud people, kids)but our waitress was more professional than you would expect. She knew every food preparation and service was excellent. The Hamachi board was very good, also great crabcake. Unfortunately for a place with Oyster in the name you might expect a better oyster selection. Only 3 options and nothing West Coast. They have a good Happy Hour for Oysters and Drinks.

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2.0Dined 5 days ago

Waiter was very arrogant. Constantly reaching across table. Not sure where he was drug up but never learned manners.

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

Ashley was our waitress and she was amazing!! So fun and knowledgeable.

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

Food was wonderful!

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5.0Dined 6 days ago

Our server, James, made our first experience even better!

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5.0Dined 6 days ago

It was packed but the ambiance was fun and lively. Love the bartenders. Made a special trip to our table to sing Happy Birthday to our friend who we were celebrating. Really made our night

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3.0Dined 6 days ago

Noise level inside was terrible. Mahi mahi was over cooked and tasteless. Sushi was good. Out of Crab which is why we went there. Shrimp very small for the price.

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4.0Dined 6 days ago

Very loud - noise level makes it hard to talk. Otherwise, great food.

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2.0Dined 6 days ago

A total disappointment... the place is packed and buzzing and food was totally mediocre .

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4.0Dined on April 19, 2018

Great food! Fun atmosphere! Excellent grapefruit martinis! Very good wait staff!

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4.0Dined on April 19, 2018

Average/good

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5.0Dined on April 19, 2018

Another enjoyable meal and evening at The Oyster! Great Sushi, Oysters and Clams and entrees.

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5.0Dined on April 19, 2018

City oyster Is one of our favorite local restaurants and always there for special occasions and out-of-town gas. Always great quality food and service! Love it! Best part, is that it is always consistently excellent

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5.0Dined on April 18, 2018

There were many fish selections. The raw oysters and clams were super fresh. The cooked fish was cooked to perfection. We sat outside, which was beautiful, but our table was on a definitive slant.

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4.0Dined on April 16, 2018

Nice environment. Ask for outside seating in nice weather.

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5.0Dined on April 16, 2018

Dined late this past Sunday evening, everything from start to finish was great. Will def be back back, peanut butter pie is must!

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Food was great

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Great Seafood Restaurant on the main street of Del Ray Beach. The dragon sushi was awesome hand crafted by the Sushi Chef on site. Owned by the same group as City Tavern on Las Olas in Fort Lauderdale, this is a wonderful dining spot to meet friends in Del Ray. The menu has a dining option for everyone! Love the big booths to sit and look out for people watching.

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3.0Dined on April 15, 2018

We were pretty disappointed overall. We’ve been here several times but this time we were celebrating our engagement with my parents. I put that in my reservation notes - no one ever mentioned it or congratulated us until we told the server. The manager wasn’t friendly at all- she didn’t introduce herself or really seem to care when our dry aged steak came out overdone. They had a new one made- but didn’t do anything to really make up for it which was frustrating since we were all done eating by the time his new steak came out. Our sever Steven was nice, but again the whole experience was just really disappointing.

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1.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Requested outside table. 2 tables were available while we waited and we were not seated at outside table. 1 reason a group ahead of us - and understood they were waiting before us. 2nd reason Group that got the table came after us and hostess just shrugged her shoulders. Extremely noisy where we sat could not hear a thing

Food special request could only be accommodated by charging for 2 full meals. Our waitstaff said chef doesn’t accommodate request made.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

As always excellent food and service. Fun place!

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3.0Dined on April 14, 2018

After reading the write up in the Boca mag at the hotel I was psyched for incredible food. The food was mediocre at best. Everything tasted ok, but nothing I would say really stood out. Would not bother going back- not at all what I expected from a restaurant specializing in sushi. Price moderate. I would rather pay double and get really good food. I would recommend skipping this one.

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

A+ service, great raw bar & awesome food. Twin lobster tails were perfect! It’s loud, but fun. Booths are horribly uncomfortable

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Always consistent.

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3.0Dined on April 12, 2018

This was my second visit. The first time I thought the food was mediocre and the service was lacking. We decided to try again, but alas my first impression was correct. Nothing horrible...but at those prices the food should be better than mediocre. Outdoor dining table was pitched dramatically and things kept sliding off the table. Not what I expect from a place with $30+ entrees. I guess I’m in the minority because the place is always packed.

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4.0Dined on April 12, 2018

Against a background of an extremely loud bar crowd, four of us enjoyed our dinner at City Oyster and Sushi Bar. Tuna carpaccio appetizer would have been easier to eat if served sliced, but it was fresh and tasty. Our different IPAs were all cold and flavorful. We liked kale salad. Entrees of Hong Kong style mahi mahi and of snapper were well seasoned. Local yellow snapper was very good. Rare tuna was a little sinewy but otherwise good. Our server, Linda, remembered us from a previous dinner and was extremely pleasant and professional. We remembered that my husband liked wasabi with tuna carpaccio and brought it without our asking!

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4.0Dined on April 11, 2018

It's a great place to eat you get to see all the action on Atlantic Ave

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3.0Dined on April 10, 2018

Service was horrible. There must have been 4-5 major crashes, plates/glasses breaking. Our server dropped a glass on our table, it broke in a million pieces, then tipped over a glass and a bottle of beer. As she was trying to clean it up, it dripped all over me. Total disaster and we got NOTHING for it. Drink service was soooo slow and in general, the service was slow. Not very attentive server. It's too bad cause this place was recommended to me but I will NOT recommend it to anyone else!!

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5.0Dined on April 10, 2018

I love City Oyster. Great atmosphere. Always reliable for a good meal.

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3.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Wait staff was attentive, but entrees were overpriced. Oysters fresh as always. Misleading happy hour advertising.

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3.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Sunday afternoon packed and service was so slow. Everyone’s food was pretty good, but mine. I asked for tacos with the shell and I got three small pieces of fish! None of the extras that accompanied the tacos. Disappointed for sure.

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

LOVE LOVE LOVE CIRY OYSTER! Ashley the AMAZING! Love her 100%!! It’s always perfect at City Oyster with Ashley!
She just made the evening perfect as always. Thrilled to share the beginning of the birthday celebration with her! Thank you for a memorable night! 😘

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Great seafood and sushi right on popular Atlantic Avenue. Although it was crowded on Saturday night we were able to be seated on time and the food was prepared quickly. It does get pretty loud, but it is a good restaurant with good service.

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Eclectic decor. Spectacular ambiance. Great cocktails. Attentive bartenders and servers.
Extremely loud but lots of fun. Overpriced menu...

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3.0Dined on April 6, 2018

This was not the first time I had dined at this restaurant but not as enjoyable as the previous.
The noise level is so high even being at an outdoor table made it difficult to talk. The service was just ok as the servers seemed frazzled by the crowd.
Food is very good. However a request for gluten free veggies to go with fish dip was met with confusion and eventually told kitchen wouldn’t accommodate in spite of offer to pay extra for the cost.
Fish dip is excellent, drinks very good, Crudo delicious and sushi, oysters and salmon alll fresh and well prepared.

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4.0Dined on April 5, 2018

It’s VERY VERY loud inside Thur-Saturday nights, so be aware of that before booking (owners, you should do something acoustically about this). Love the varied, nice menu especially when going w a group cuz there’s something for everyone!

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

One of the best places for Sushi in South Florida.

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5.0Dined on April 2, 2018

We go every year. The food never disappoints. A consistent fine dining experience in a beautiful place...

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

The service was fabulous tonight!!

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