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S & P Oyster Co

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1 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2645
+1 860-536-2674
11:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Holliston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

We stopped here first because it was right around the corner from our hotel. The food was really good. I had the lobster risotto-YUM. The restaurant was pretty busy and the service was fast and our waitress was pleasant. I saw a few comments prior about service and food were not that great, but I'm glad we didn't listen to... More 

Thank drno2015
Kempton, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

We had a pretty long wait but it was definitely worth it. The food was incredible. My husband and I got the most delicious appetizer. Potato skins filled with shrimp, lobster and crab, covered in cheese. I had the filet which was done perfectly and the chocolate mousse was to die for. Definitely a must if you are anywhere near... More 

Thank Andrea Y
spoyster, Director of Sales at S & P Oyster Co, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, Thank you for your taking the time to write such a wonderful review. I have passed your kind words onto our entire staff. I too love the Seafood Stuffed Potato Skins! Next time that you plan on visiting us, please call ahead for a priority seating list to alleviate some of the wait. Priority seating is similar to... More 

Greater Boston Area, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

I was visiting a friend in Mystic, Ct and wanted to have drinks overlooking the water and this is really one of the best places. At 6 on a Saturday there was a 45 min wait for a table inside and an hour and a half for outside. However, we noticed that there were empty high top tables along the... More 

Thank Hainsey
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

This was a fun restaurant. My sister who lives in ri recommended it. We were having a sister weekend & meeting our Aunt & Uncle there. They live in CT. I life in Georgia, one sister lives in Texas & one in RI. We sat at the window stairs by the river & draw bridge. It was a beautiful spot.... More 

Thank Linda T
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

really good food and great outdoor seating area overlooking the river. Friendly wait staff. Be prepared to wait to be seated. But it's worth the wait

Thank Carolina V
Greenfield, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

What a fantastic place for dinner..Our servers, Eva and Courtney were knowledgeable and fun, made great suggestions and very attentive. My dish came with 3 different seafoods, I asked for a substitute for 1 and there was no problem...the oysters were excellent and fried to perfection...the setting on the water was wonderful...if you are in Mystic, this is the place... More 

Thank RMCS2013
Hopewell junction
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Let me qualify this by saying I am a total food and wine snob. Although I can be laid back and devour a plate of wings with a good microbrew, I really appreciate great service great food and great wine. This place delivered that in spades... Although the wine list is just decent . Kristen and Justin did a superb... More 

Thank Matt G
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

The service and views from the patio were excellent! The menu is limited and the food, while unusual and well presented, was both very overpriced and in small portions. The seafood ambrosia was mainly stuffing ($25/26) and the chicken overly salted. The cheapest wine was $13-$14 a glass. The marguerita was delicious and the best deal for $10. This place... More 

1 Thank David W
Bridgeport, Connecticut
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

My dinner here was a highlight of my trip to Mystic, CT. I sat on the patio and had a table right on the river. Beautiful. It was busy but didn't distract from the peaceful setting. I had a good feeling as soon as we walked in but new we made a good choice when our server, Melissa, greeted us... More 

1 Thank Eliza108beth
Glastonbury, Connecticut
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

There was a half hour wait for tables but we got seats at the bar. The food was excellent and the service was very good. Nice view of the Mystic River.

Thank Foodie123_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
American, Seafood, Soups, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant 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
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2645
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-536-2674
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!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?