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S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Menu

CHILLED APPETIZERS​
$3.50
Jumbo Shrimp
$12.00
Little Neck Clams
Six
$14.00
Scallop Ceviche
$17.00
Lobster Tarragon
Fresh tarragon & avocado salsa
$21.00
Jumbo Lump Crab
Toast points
$49.00
Seafood Tower
6 oysters, 4 little necks, 5 jumbo shrimp & scallops ceviche
Oysters on the Half
Ptm
$16.00
Tuna Tartare
Crispy wonton, wasabi
$15.00
Halibut Ceviche
Coconut​ mango broth, avocado, rocoto pepper, red onion, cilantro
HOT APPETIZERS​
$12.00
Oysters Rockefeller
4 oysters
$15.00
Fried Oysters
Creamy​ horseradish sauce
$11.00
Clams Casino
Five clams
$13.00
Spicy Mediterranean Calamari
Deep fried, then tossed with sauteed kalamata olives, sun dried tomatoes, artichokes and spicy pepper rings
$14.00
Seafood Stuffed Potato Skins
lobster, shrimp & crab in a special sauce, topped with Swiss cheese and scallions
$13.00
Tomato Basil PEI Mussels
White wine, garlic, butter & clam broth served with garlic bread
$14.00
Proscuitto Wrapped Sea Scallops
White bean, jicama and cumin salad
$11.00
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
$10.00
Vegetable Bruschetta
$16.00
Lobster Blue Corn Fritters
SOUPS​
Cup $8.00
Bowl $10.00
New England Clam Chowder
$7.00
Traditional Gazpacho
$11.00
Oyster Stew
Bowl
Soup du Jour
Ptm
SALADS​
$7.00
Garden Salad
Artisan greens, tomatoes, cucumbers & carrots with lemon vinaigrette
$10.00
Wedge Salad
Aji amarillo blue cheese dressing croutons & crispy prosciutto
$11.00
Rocket Salad
Arugula, red grapes, jicama, avocado, goat cheese & toasted pecans tossed with agave white balsamic vinaigrette
$12.00
Chopped Kale & Bulgur Wheat
Chick peas, red peppers, cucumbers, green beans, carrots, feta cheese, red onion
SALAD ENHANCERS​
$10.00
3 Wood Grilled Jumbo Shrimp
$6.00
Wood Grilled Chicken
5 oz
$11.00
Wood Grilled Faroe Island Salmon
5 oz
$13.00
Pan Seared Sea Scallops
4 oz
$12.00
Wood Grilled Swordfish
5 oz.
$14.00
Yellowfin Tuna
4 oz.
About
Chef Cobena’s unique style blends perfectly with the traditions of New England fare. He intertwines exotic spices and peppers with the area’s premier selection of seafood, poultry and beef. Relish in our premium selection of oysters spanning the eastern seaboard and the finest cuts of Yellowfin tuna, swordfish and native dayboat cod. Enjoy the juiciest, most flavorful steaks from Arkansas City, Kansas, by a facility designed by Dr. Temple Grandin, world renowned expert on animal welfare. Gluten-free? Enjoy a plethora of options on our special, gluten-free menu; check out our vegan options, too!
PRICE RANGE
US$15 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Grill
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went there for a Sunday night early dinner. We were seated right away at a lovely table overlooking the river. Service was excellent and the food was very good. Great place for seafood. The other plus was that you could actually have dinner conversation without...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jonathan B
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jonathan B, Thank you for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar and for taking the time to leave us a great review of your dining experience! I'm happy to hear you were able to enjoy relaxing dinner at a table overlooking the river with...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great restaurant right on the river with spectacular views in this beautiful setting Went on Monday so no crowds and good service. We were a group of 10 and that was no issue. The oysters were fresh and the salmon salad was first rate. If...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Peter J
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Peter J, Thank you for this wonderful review of dining experience and for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar. I am elated to hear you enjoyed your overall lunch experience with us! I will be certain to share your kind words with our Chef...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for a dinner with no reservations. No problem!! Staff was great, attentive and courteous. Food was delicious and moderately priced. The views made it all worthwhile!!More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gus t
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gus, Thank you for this wonderful review and for taking the time to leave us a generous review of your dining experience! I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your overall experience, yes the view of the Mystic River is certainly a nice touch! I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location to downtown Mystic shopping. Beautiful view right on the water. My husband and I both had seafood pasta dishes and they were to die for. I got the lobster alfredo, which had a generous amount of lobster in it, which was pleasantly surprising....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TheTownBarker
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TheTownBarker, Thank you for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar and for taking the time to leave us a great review of your dining experience on Tripadvisor. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your seafood pasta dishes! I will be certain to share your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far the best restaurant in Mystic. We come to Mystic with our family and friends twice a year. We eat here at least once during each visit. Food is delicious and fresh. Staff is always friendly and accommodating. The only issue I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank K H
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Particular, Wow, Thank you so very much for your kind words and for taking the time to leave us a review of your dining experience on Tripadvisor. I also want to Thank you for always choosing to dine with us when you visit the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have enjoyed this restaurant for seafood in the past. This time, because several of us were on a “cleanse”, we went for the new vegan menu and were thoroughly satisfied with the selection. The service and food quality are always excellent.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lpkf
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lpkf, Thank you for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar and for taking the time to leave us a review on TripAdvisor highlighting our Vegan Menu. I'm elated to hear we could accommodate your dietary needs. We are looking forward to your next visit...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really looked forward to our New Years dinner at S&P. Made our reservations many weeks in advance. Service and the view from our table was wonderful. Very disappointed by the food. Very bland and tasteless. For the price we expected better. Do not think we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bill X
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Bill X, Thank you for choosing S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar to ring in the New Year and for also taking the time to leave us a review of your dining experience on TripAdvisor. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your table and service...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While taking a long weekend to show our 3 and 7 year old Grandsons all the sights of Mystic we decided to have a nice afternoon lunch. This place has a beautiful view of the local drawbridge, amazing food, and a pretty good children's menu....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Debbie B
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Debbie B, I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your lunch with us Debbie! Thanks for stopping in and taking the time share your experience. We hope to see you again the next time you visit the Mystic Area! Have a Happy New Year,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time we come in is always a wonderful atmosphere with friendly people and great food. A priority seating arrangement is always recommended due to the volume of people waiting.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RetiredNavyRecruiter
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear RetiredNavyRecruiter, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review of your dining experience here on TripAdvisor! I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your dinner experience with us and we look forward to seeing you again in the future! Have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went to CT for an Anniversary Weekend Getaway. We had just a lovely time and as an afterthought decided to make a stop for Brunch on our way home and landed at the S&P Oyster Restaurant. What an INCREDIBLE place! EVERYTHING...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank valerina9
spoyster, Guest Relations Manager at S&P Oyster Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valerina9, Wow, Thank you so very much for this wonderful review! We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience on TripAdvisor! We agree, Brittany and Max are true gems on our team and we are happy to hear they made...More

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Hello, We are closed on Thanksgiving Day. Thank you for your inquiry!
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Hello, Thank you for inquiring however we are not pet friendly. Best, Kristel Arbour
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