Nice staff. Menu had good variety. I had the fried shrimp that was very good. Service was quick and reasonably priced.
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They really get a 4.5 from me. Consistent, excellent Seafood - Try the seafood pasta, soups & of course the raw oysters. If you get a chance to try one of their CBC-partner beer dinners, go for it. I've been to four or five of...More
Got there early for a 6:45 reservation. Had buffalo oysters and beer in the bar. Sooooo good. the oysters were large, meaty and tender. Moved over to the oyster bar for a peck of shucked oysters. Service was very attentive and friendly. the oysters were...More
When we moved from San Jose, CA and were looking for a great place to relocate, a good friend suggested we go to Raleigh and check out the 42nd Street Oyster Bar. She'd never been, but had heard great things about it. So we went...More
tradition, history, politics and the best seafood in town!! Make 42nd St your first stop when in Raleigh. Happy hour specials at the oyster bar....exceptional. Craft and local beers on tap... outstanding. Extensive wine selection - great cocktails - and oh, did I mention, wonderful,...More
42nd St. Oyster Bar has a fantastic happy hour up to 7 pm Monday through Friday. It's not really advertised; I had to ask around to find this out. There are other items on featured for happy hour. I note the oysters because I love...More
Oyster bars are a hard type of resturaunte to run. So when you find a good oyster bar like this 1 stick with it, and invite friends and family along for a good time. Since we are 3 hours from the beach here in raleigh...More
You can't eat in Raleigh and not go to 42nd St. The atmosphere is wonderful and the food is outstanding. Located in THE section of downtown.
Three business associates dined here. Each ordered something different. The consensus was that everything was great. The hush puppies were crisp. Oysters fresh, nice sized crab legs, and shrimp and grits was very good.