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Elm Street Oyster House

11 West Elm St., Greenwich, CT 06830
+1 203-629-5795
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (41 reviews)
“paella” (14 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 West Elm St., Greenwich, CT 06830
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cozy place to eat either at the bar or in the dining room. Excellent menu, loaded with seafood. Staff makes you feel like a 'regular'.

Thank EPB12345
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pan fried oysters with tomato coulis delish A bottle of Sancerre and on to the main menu.. The best paella since Spain .. a great blacken swordfish with red quinoa and avocado 🥑 Brussels sprouts and corn relish .. Mahi Mahi with garlic mash potato...More

Thank Morganna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love going here with my husband or on a girls night out. They have a wonderful happy hour from 5 to 6 and their regular menu is too die for. I have not had a bad meal there and their wine choices are spot on.

Thank Teri F
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Red Snapper & Pallela 👍🏽👍🏽👍🏽. The Oysters were fresh and delicious. Staff of kind. Great atmosphere. We would definitely go back.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We were driving up from Manhattan and wanted someplace near Main Street that was good and casual. Reviews brought us to Elm Street Oyster House. We had reservations for 3:30pm, which is out typical Sunday lunch. At many restaurants we get left out when the...More

Thank TomWatts4
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Swordfish as good as it can be. Art work. With an addictive sauce on the side. Tasty west coast oysters. Bay scallops appetizer perfectly and barely cooked in brown butter. good wine list. pricey but worth it.

Thank Stephen H B
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We have been here 4 times. First time in 2010 was great, and then each experience after than has been worse than the one before. We went on a Tuesday night in early October. The service was poor and so was the food. We were...More

Thank JayBoy76
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is a "go to" place for fish (plain or imaginative) in an unassuming restaurant in Greenwich CT. I would make a reservation if you are aiming for the dinner hour, The menu can easily satisfy anyone look for fish. There is one (just one)...More

Thank richardallan2016
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is a small restaurant in Greenwich. It can get a bit noisy when crowded. The seafood is outstanding, along with the service. I ate the shrimps with the scampi sauce (olive oil, garlic, white wine). They were excellent. I started with the crab cakes,...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Elm Street combines the freshest seafood, perfectly prepared, with excellent service and reasonable prices for their quality seafood. Seafood is the most fragile and hence most expensive food. My paella was exquisite. Paella is a tough test for seafood, because each of the variety of...More

Thank Mark W
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Response from Ed H | Reviewed this property |
11 West Elm St just off Greenwich Ave
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$75
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 West Elm St., Greenwich, CT 06830
    (Greenwich Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Greenwich
  • Phone Number: +1 203-629-5795
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