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Merchantman Fresh Seafood & Oyster Bar

) #13 of 177 Restaurants in Charlottetown $$ - $$$ , Seafood,
23 Queen St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4A2, Canada
+1 902-892-9150
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“oysters” (43 reviews)
“nachos” (18 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
23 Queen St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4A2, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had dinner here and was really impressed with the seafood. The oysters were super fresh and the cocktail sauce was a nice addition. The only downside was that the servers were a little incompetent. Very nice but not efficient. Many tables would be left sitting...More

Thank CrossCanada
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant on the last day of our trip. We should have been there on the first day and every day thereafter. The food was superb and our waitress was very professional and prices were very reasonable. I would recommend this to...More

Thank schwowin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Convenient to Lower Queen St., the restaurant has outside seating. Good and fresh salads. Fish was fresh, but a limited seafood menu. Tuna and haddock was well prepared and fresh. Service was adequate but not the most attentive. There are choices, but this is a...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came with another family. Food took forever to come. Before we sat down we notified the waitress that they can send out the kids meals first. After multiple checks they still had not started it. The manager eventually came and said he would give...More

Thank Nicolas C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant features two patios. The back patio is new and has tables and comfortable seating areas. Games available. The fresh seafood is prepared exquisitely. Service is excellent!

Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Busy place for a Wednesday but we managed to get a good table though. good selection of seafood with great oysters indeed, and very good fried calamaris. the sauces are a bit heavy, but okay i guess. The small lobsters available were okay. interesting selection...More

Thank ClubGGG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing seafood. Never in my life have I witnessed such a massive and heavy lobster. I couldn't finish it! Definitely must visit! Great location by the conference center

1  Thank See J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at lunch and had typical pub food. It was food, but not as good as I remembered. I'd still recommend it.

1  Thank alandF6879AU
Reviewed 1 week ago

we found this restaurant downtown, just liked the look of it. we ate outdoors, early evening. they were quite busy inside and outside. our waitress was great - we didn't feel rushed. I had a lobster roll (a little skimpy on the lobster) and my...More

1  Thank Vickie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for dinner in mid-June with my wife and her 91 y/o mother. We were sat immediately in a booth with a very high padded back, perfect for those with hearing aids. The servers were young, friendly and helpful and provided excellent service although they...More

1  Thank Retiredguies
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Queen St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4A2, Canada (Formerly Merchantman Pub)
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-892-9150
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The Merchantman Fresh Seafood & Oyster Bar excels in seafood and local favourites while offering a warm and inviting atmosphere. If it's oysters you're after, look no further - our raw bar has a wide selection of local oysters from Malpeque Bay to Colville Bay and everywhere in between. The next time you're looking for a great evening out, be sure to stop by the Merchantman! Hours Sunday- Wednesday 11-9pm (kitchen) 12am (bar) Thursday-Saturday 11-10pm (kitchen) 1am (bar)
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