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The Oceanaire Seafood Room

1400 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80202-2204
+1 303-991-2277
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (73 reviews)
“baked alaska” (14 reviews)
“crab cakes” (19 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1400 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80202-2204
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I’ll admit it, I am a closet Disney Fan who really likes Frozen… My wife on the other hand… Not so much. When I found out that Frozen would be playing at the Buell Theater I knew that in order to convince my wife to...More

Thank J26249
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here many times over the years for everything from a date-night to very special occasions, and have never been disappointed. The food and service is absolutely tremendous! Everything I’ve ordered makes me wonder why I’ve never had it before...hard to find a...More

Thank MrMountaineer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been several years since we’ve visited as we moved out of state, but everything was just as good as before. We were a group of seven and ordered a variety of seafoods: halibut, crab cakes, salmon, ahi tuna, lobster. Excellently prepared and nice size...More

Thank C B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made a reservation for 12 people for dinner, and were seated towards the back of the restaurant (near the door to the kitchen). There were not many guests there that night and due to our seating proximity, they had to see us each time...More

Thank SJM1260
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting friends and staying in the downtown art district, and decided to stop in for dinner. Very friendly service upon entering, and we were seated immediately. I ordered the fried Red Chili Calamari, and it was the best calamari I've ever tasted. The...More

Thank Jaclyn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We happened upon this place after meandering around the Art District during the day. The host was nice enough to allow us to tour the dining room and make a reservation several hours before they were set to open. He made sure we had a...More

Thank Carissa E
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I wandered in here for Happy Hour one evening while attending a training in Denver. I had the grilled shrimp, filet mignon sliders, a Mojito and the Oceanaire Martini! The bar staff was very nice and checked on me regularly. The food was great and...More

Thank tasheenj
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Love the fresh seafood selection. Well prepared and good variety. When this place is "on", its great, when they're "off", its pretty pedestrian. Sometimes the service is great, sometimes its hit or miss, but the seafood is usually very good. I do think they are...More

Thank ngn1958
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Prices are outrageous for what they serve, $35 or $39 for 2 crab cakes and $44 for the filet mignon with shrimps, and at first they didn't cook the meat right. The sauces and the drinks are way too complicated as in a way to...More

Thank rgbeck99
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Went there with some co-workers, 9 of us, and everyone had something different. From sea scallops to barramundi to salmon to steaks, no one had a complaint. The truffle mash potatoes, I could have made a meal of them. The fried peppers, although we expected...More

Thank Sunni1965
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5 September 2016|
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Response from ANDREW R | Reviewed this property |
Greetings: Yes, they accommodate gluten-free diets. By calling ahead and discussing the menu and your preferences, you will find that they often will tailor dishes to your liking. If you will be going for a birthday... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80202-2204
    (14th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-991-2277
The Oceanaire provides the perfect setting to enjoy Ultra-Fresh seafood, flown in daily from around the world. Sip a cocktail in the lounge, take a seat at our grand oyster bar, or kick back in a horseshoe booth before diving into a sea of Ultra-Fresh fish, including steak-cut Alaskan halibut, seasonal favorites like fresh Copper River salmon or hard-to-find delicacies like true Dover sole or bluefin tuna. Our knowledgeable staff will delight you with exceptional service - guiding you through the wide variety of items on our menu and helping you select the perfect wine to complement your meal. The world's freshest seafood awaits you at the Oceanaire.
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