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The Oyster Bar

3003 W Markham St, Little Rock, AR 72205-5853
+1 501-666-7100
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Seafood, Bar
$$ - $$$
3003 W Markham St, Little Rock, AR 72205-5853
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Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

It was okay and not much to separate itself from other restaurants that have similar menus. They are a little limited to how they can prepare your fish. I wanted grill catfish, they could not do it. I wanted the grilled tilapia, but it only...More

Thank Walter W
Reviewed April 11, 2015

I visited here with friends who wanted to show me a real Arkie experience. This, like many other Cajun-styled joints around Little Rock has real home-style charm with checkered table-cloths and neon lights. The menu was interesting with a selection of gumbos and po' boys...More

Thank otolith
Reviewed January 20, 2015

Disappointed in the Oysters on the half shell. Small oysters served unattractively naked. They had obvisously been shucked sometime ago. Guess you can't expect really fresh oysters this far upstream from the gulf. The service and place was a typically nice oyster bar. Tilapia fish...More

Thank Fred H F
Reviewed January 17, 2015

Ate here for the first time this week. I believe it was Tuesday night and the Special was Shrimp Creole. We ordered a Shrimp Creole as well as a Red Beans and Rice. The shrimp creole was great and had a lot of flavor. I...More

Thank Lauren K
Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

Quaint atmosphere. Very good service. Not so good food. Ordered a dozen oysters on the half shell. Got them immediately. Pre shucked from the fridge. Spread out. Bare. On a cafeteria tray. All very small Gulf oysters. They offered no others. And they call themselves...More

Thank jmo354
Reviewed October 7, 2014

My boyfriend stopped in to try this little place and glad we did. It's nothing fancy, but plenty of tables, roomy and clean. We had lunch and I ordered the Grilled Tilapia basket ($11.99, I think?). It was 2 large pieces of fresh & perfectly...More

Thank 588KateS
Reviewed October 2, 2014

Good atmosphere in this little building. Had the grilled shrimp and it was excellent! Slaw, Grilled Bread and Okra too. Got a whole lotta food for the price!! Went with friends, and she found a pearl in her oyster! Kinda neat...

Thank Mary M
Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

Great food, service and prices! We are always satisfied and have dined here for years when we travel through Little Rock.

Thank Vlawson
Reviewed September 2, 2014

the prices were moderate, the food was good, service good, and a landmark restaurant in Little Rock.

Thank mickeyivers1
Reviewed August 23, 2014

I happen by Little Rock on occasion to visit the medical facilities at UAMS. It is not far from the Medical Center down Markham street. It is also not far from downtown as well. It is a little rustic. The staff is very friendly and...More

Thank celticmorning2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3003 W Markham St, Little Rock, AR 72205-5853
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 501-666-7100
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