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Market Street Oyster Bar

54 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2103
+1 801-531-6044
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (29 reviews)
“chowder” (10 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (8 reviews)
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All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
54 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2103
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We went here one night for a light dinner and a drink. The atmosphere was pleasant, service was friendly and prompt and the food was good. We had salad and the shrimp combo, a beer and a glass of wine. Very tasty.

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

easy to walk to from most hotels, believe it or not you can bring your own wine and they DO NOT CHARGE for corkage...how about that....fish & chips to die for

Thank kaya588
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at The Market Street Grill. It was rather late and they were still very busy. The hostess asked us if we would like to sit in The Oyster Bar. These two places are actually connected. She explained the service would be quicker, since...More

Thank SouthernBelleByBirth
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Once a year you can get amazing oysters for $1 or $2 each!!! We've eaten here many times and the fish and seafood cannot be beat! Always order the chowder! Low rating due to the very poor service. She was rude after she realized we...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Recommended to us by an UBER driver, we ate here on a Sunday as many restaurants are closed then. The food was very good - very well prepared and the atmosphere was nice and quiet. If I had anything at all to say it would...More

Thank JMSArchbald
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Have gone to Oyster Bar for 30 years. Never disappointed, love the food, atmosphere and service. The cold crab platter is a a favorite. THe chowder is a must try with their awesome sour dough bread.

Thank Sandy C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

You will not find a better eatery of sea food then here! For $ 10.99 order the Clam Chowder ( their specialty) and 1/2 seafood sandwich. The chowder arrives piping hot in one of the largest bowels of any restaurant I have ever eaten in!...More

Thank sydney p
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We try to eat here every time we're in town, which is a few times a year. Just seems like prices have continued to climb and quality has taken a dip. Server was great, very attentive, and food wasn't terrible, but we walked out paying...More

Thank gapedersen
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We were looking for fresh seafood and we were not disappointed. The oysters were excellent, very fresh. Both of our meals were also excellent the fish and shrimp was very fresh. Don't miss the clam chowder!

Thank csc6698
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This was definitely a great little find. The restaurant has great ambience and really great seafood to match. Service was superb from the moment that I walked in. You have to try the chowder, It is very good. I had the halibut Florentine with shrimp...More

Thank OziDiver
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2103
    (54 West Market Street)
  • Public Transportation: Public transportation, via TRAX light rail and the Utah Transit Authority coach system, is provided into-and-out of downtown Salt Lake City, with the Gallivan Plaza Station only one-half block from The Oyster Bar's front door. Travelers should take advantage of the transit system's "Free Fare Zone" in The Oyster Bar's downtown area.
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-531-6044
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