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Island Creek Oyster Bar in Boston, MA
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  • Island Creek Oyster Bar in Boston, MA
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  • Island Creek Oyster Bar in Boston, MA
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  • Twinkle AExcelent service,waitress knew a lot about their beer and oyster selection. We ordered the island creek oysters, bouillabaise and lobster roll, everything was amazing!

    55555 by Twinkle A

  • Gozde PEverything is delicious here! I tried oyster and seafood noodles, hmm yummy! A bit pricy though

    55555 by Gozde P

  • Isabel Ebouillabaisse & ambience were both amazing - the bouillabaisse was seriously one of the best meals i have ever had. 10/10, so good, especially the amazing saffron broth!!! plus a super cool vibe

    55555 by Isabel E

  • Carlos RExcelente lugar, muy rico buen servicio y muy bien ubicado

    55555 by Carlos R

  • Beez SOyster slider and lobster roe pasta

    55555 by Beez S

  • Patrick MGreat oyster selection

    55555 by Patrick M

  • Kat JNo me pareció excelente... esperaba más. El lugar muy lindo pero la comida no es espectacular. Clam chowder no sorprende.

    55555 by Kat J

  • Adam K.Excellent experience in every respect. Phenomenal staff, phenomenal seafood. Striped bass was to die for. Definitely save room for dessert.

    55555 by Adam K.

  • Chris P.Get a small fried clams and lobster roll. Perfection!

    55555 by Chris P.

  • Ricky E.Lots good here but the lobster roe pasta is special. Can't recommend enough.

    55555 by Ricky E.

  • Chris L.Get: oyster sliders, raw bar (oysters, clams). Pass on lobster roll, fluke crudo.

    55555 by Chris L.

  • Aaron jCava was delicious, fish and chips super tasty

    55555 by Aaron j

  • Clara ROyster sliders, lobster roll and lobster noodels, everything amazing!

    55555 by Clara R

  • Elaine KayI'm typically not Annie fan of oysters, by this place is a little different. Oysters are fresh, presentations on point and they have alternative main dishes like salmon sooo delicious

    55555 by Elaine Kay

  • Josue COysters, of course. Also an excellent drinks selection

    55555 by Josue C

  • Evelyn L.this is one of my favorite restaurants ever. island creek oysters, clam chowder and roe noodles are mind blowing 😱

    55555 by Evelyn L.

  • Grace L.Good cocktails and a large variety of fresh oysters. Try at least 5 different kinds because they are distinct from each other!

    55555 by Grace L.

  • Art V.Get the oysters

    33333 by Art V.

  • CaseyOysters on oysters on oysters!!!! Poor service but the food makes up for it!

    33333 by Casey

  • JuanitaSat at the bar with no wait during peak hours and it was fine! The oysters were so fresh--Island Creek were by far my favorite

    55555 by Juanita

  • Silene AThe oysters divine, and clam chowder delectable.

    55555 by Silene A

  • Silene AThe lobster pasta!

    33333 by Silene A

  • Silene AGet the lobster roe pasta! The oysters are divine!

    55555 by Silene A

  • Alissa DHad great oysters and awesome lobster bisque. Recommend

    55555 by Alissa D

  • schneidermike s.Fabulous oyster selection and great cocktails. Reservations recommended on weekends and during Sox games.

    55555 by schneidermike s.

  • Katie S.BLACK BASS. to. die. for.

    55555 by Katie S.

  • Vaughn A.The black bass is a perfect dish. This place kills it.

    55555 by Vaughn A.

  • Carrie S.Get a dozen oysters from the raw bar, but FYI "just fuck my shit up" is not an acceptable order. Lobster bisque and oyster sliders are a must.

    55555 by Carrie S.

  • Elaine L.Oysters, littleneck clams, and bomb-diggity lobster roe noodles - this restaurant has all my favorites! I always get the Moon Shoals - NE oysters are brinier to begin with but these are just perfect.

    55555 by Elaine L.

  • Olga K.Amazing place! Highly recommend. I keep going there over and over again.

    55555 by Olga K.

  • Bobby KennedyIncredible oyster selection and great drinks.

    55555 by Bobby Kennedy

  • Ben EOysters and the chowder

    33333 by Ben E

  • Reserve AAn elevated take on one of everyone’s favorite football eats, the Oyster Sliders at Oyster Creek Island are served up on a brioche roll with lime chili aioli.

    55555 by Reserve A

  • Kaitlin F.Get the clam chowder. Just do it. So fresh, and the little baby biscuits on top are perfect!

    55555 by Kaitlin F.

  • Dominic F.Oysters are amazing and the wine selection is the tits.

    55555 by Dominic F.

  • Logan CAwesome place for dates!

    55555 by Logan C

  • KathOysters!!! And don't be afraid to ask your waiter for their fav!!

    55555 by Kath

  • Peter L.Best chowder I've ever had.

    55555 by Peter L.

  • Jingshu TOyster! They're so so fresh. Shrimp cocktail is also one of my favorite. The lobster roll is aweson.They have some sort of lobster soup, but not every time. So don't miss when you see it on menu.

    55555 by Jingshu T

  • Guillermo M.Fresh oyster are delicious the Moon Shoal from Barnstable MA and the Fin de la Baie from New Brunswick Canada!!!

    55555 by Guillermo M.

  • John I.Amazing. Try the lobster roe noodles and the crabcakes. It's the closest to NYC you get in Boston.

    55555 by John I.

  • John Melas-KyriaziMan that was a good lobster roll. @christinaphili5

    33333 by John Melas-Kyriazi

  • LilyDuxbury oysters + martini.

    55555 by Lily

  • Shamael A.Best oysters!

    55555 by Shamael A.

  • Todd HamiltonOur fourth time here and it gets better every time. One of the best restaurants vibes anywhere. The lobster roe fetuchini is outstanding and I can't resist that biscuits with honey.

    55555 by Todd Hamilton

  • Ava P.Oyster sliders are amazing

    55555 by Ava P.

  • Andy KCohasset oysters are great. So are the scallops. And try one of the IPAs on draught.

    55555 by Andy K

  • Svetlana MОочень вкусно! Большой выбор устриц. Ресторан работает с 4х часов(raw bar), но полное меню работает с 5!

    33333 by Svetlana M

  • Manuel Ernesto A.Very good restaurant, oysters are pretty good. I got the seafood casserol, it is a small plate with very good flavor.

    55555 by Manuel Ernesto A.

  • Daniel T.Best upscale Lobster Roll in the city.

    55555 by Daniel T.

  • Taisiia I.The island creek oysters are amazing. Liked them more than the other ones. Great ceviche and grilled halibut. I'll be back ;)

    55555 by Taisiia I.

  • Emilia AllonsoWasn't so impressed by the oyster selection (4 types that night) but the ceviche was awesome. Nice trendy ambiance also.

    55555 by Emilia Allonso

  • PatriciaI could've eaten TWO large fried clam portions by myself. Such a simple dish made so exceptionally tasty.

    55555 by Patricia

  • KathMake a reservation!

    33333 by Kath

  • Jennifer R.Great for special occasions and dates.

    55555 by Jennifer R.

  • Joel Y.Don't miss the G+T. Simple cocktail but with surprising depth from the addition of a grilled lime foam

    55555 by Joel Y.

  • Nathalie AssensTry the oyster sliders

    55555 by Nathalie Assens

  • Nick H.Surprisingly great craft beer selection and a solid lobster roll.

    55555 by Nick H.

  • Susan J.Flawless execution on oysters, lobster and fresh-caught fish in an urban-chic space. Creative cocktail list is a knock out!

    55555 by Susan J.

  • Lily H.Came in at 11 pm on a Saturday night, the kitchen was about to close and after we ordered oysters servers said they were on the house! In shock from that and how fresh they were.

    22222 by Lily H.

  • Tim CummingsGreat drinks (and, of course, oysters)

    55555 by Tim Cummings

  • Error404 Hack2learnIsland Creek Oysters, Shrimps and 1/2 Lobster from the Raw Bar are amazing!

    55555 by Error404 Hack2learn

  • Rafael TEverything, great service!!

    55555 by Rafael T

  • Sugair A.The helpful and great staff make you chose the best Oysters in house. Don't miss the lobster roll. Bar, one of the best bars I've ever been to.

    55555 by Sugair A.

  • Marcus EIncredible seafood & cocktails, stylish.

    55555 by Marcus E

  • Vivian VoOysters & clam chowder

    55555 by Vivian Vo

  • Andre GilVery good oysters!

    55555 by Andre Gil

  • Veronica AlvarezFallen leaves cocktail is delicious

    55555 by Veronica Alvarez

  • Isaac S.The lobster risotto.... totaly amazing and wonderful taste.

    55555 by Isaac S.

  • Michelle Kgreat beer selections and nice lobster roll :) omelet was not great though.. But I love their fresh prawn shrimp !!

    55555 by Michelle K

  • Ryan SWellfleet Oysters. Oyster Sliders. Biscuits.

    55555 by Ryan S

  • Yera H.One of Boston's bests. The lobster roe noodles are incredible.

    55555 by Yera H.

  • Kelly L.Amazing lobster roll & clam chowda. Loved it!

    55555 by Kelly L.

  • Michell KThe slider is really good. Actually expecting the lobster pasta but they don't have it on that day.. service is extremely good

    55555 by Michell K

  • Sidra M.Snug Harbor Smash!

    55555 by Sidra M.

  • Ha DiemThe fried oyster sliders were amazing! Raw oysters were super fresh. Seafood casserole had huge chunks of seafood. Definite must for oyster fans.

    55555 by Ha Diem

  • Jacky SThe best selection of fresh oysters and they're very helpful with newbies.

    55555 by Jacky S

  • Thas S.Great oysters! Love the Gypsy hot sauce!!

    55555 by Thas S.

  • Yuan A这里是深夜食堂╮(╯▽╰)╭

    55555 by Yuan A

  • Blake S.Amazing oyster bar! One of my all-time favs.

    55555 by Blake S.

  • Gary F.Best oyster bar in Boston(along with its sister spot Row 34.)

    55555 by Gary F.

  • Margaret WangGreat cocktails, but the Island Creek Oysters are excellent.

    55555 by Margaret Wang

  • Anna TyzikGreat oysters (obviously) and great cocktails! The lobster roll was a little too mayo-y for my liking but packed full of meat and the side of homemade chips are great!

    55555 by Anna Tyzik

  • Jason G.Oysters and Lobster

    55555 by Jason G.

  • Emily B.Amazing lobster roll- not the most attentive or caring staff

    55555 by Emily B.

  • Sean R.Homemade Ginger beer is awesome. Try the other home made mixers too. Warning: spicy

    55555 by Sean R.

  • Fernando D.Best oysters in the US. Try the Daisy Bay

    55555 by Fernando D.

  • Serious EatsRenowned for its oyster raw bar and knowledgeable waiters who can talk you through any variety (and suggest an excellent wine pairing).

    55555 by Serious Eats

  • Bonnie C.I am in love with their pastas

    55555 by Bonnie C.

  • Emilio C.Awesome restaurant. Worth taking a trip to the Fenway area for.

    55555 by Emilio C.

  • Andrew Tlobster roe noodles with short ribs- best thing ever

    55555 by Andrew T

  • van l.Holy fried oyster sliders

    55555 by van l.

  • Lindsay W.Oyster sliders and some drinks and I'm in heaven

    55555 by Lindsay W.

  • Donna Y.Get the oyster sliders and lobster roll.

    55555 by Donna Y.

  • Michelle L.Little neck clams are AMAZING! Great vibe and quality service.

    55555 by Michelle L.

  • Renee M.Maybe the best brunch ever. The biscuits and gravy are unlike any I've ever had, and they include an egg.

    55555 by Renee M.

  • SophieTheir "Rudesheimer Magdalenekruez" Riesling tastes like angel water

    33333 by Sophie

  • ThrillistInstead of saltines or oyster crackers, try the melt-your-brain buttermilk biscuits and house smoked bacon with your clam chowder.

    55555 by Thrillist

  • A&B American StyleGet your oysters two ways. Raw on the half shell. Crispy on a slider. Use Pepper Sauce to kick both up a level.

    33333 by A&B American Style

  • jin s.the honey and cayenne pepper butter is even better than the oysters holyy

    55555 by jin s.

  • Martin E.The oysters are of course amazing, but try the shrimp cocktail too and both the lobster roe noodles and the biscuit will blow your mind.

    55555 by Martin E.

  • Eric A.The seasonal Maple Spiced Daiquiri is autumn in a cocktail!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Junko I.Their Oyster Sliders are so delicious!

    55555 by Junko I.

  • Megan P.Get the oyster sliders!

    33333 by Megan P.

  • Kimberly G.Water of life cocktail is delightful, as was everything else our bartender Brendan recommended. And you just can't beat island creek oysters..

    55555 by Kimberly G.

  • Sharalee F.Try the "Currents and Flows" cocktail....delish!

    55555 by Sharalee F.

  • Spencer S.this place makes me so happy. the music selection is just perfect.

    55555 by Spencer S.

  • Spencer S.the water here is amazing. it's so fresh and served chilled at the perfect temperature. best part, it's free.

    55555 by Spencer S.

  • Elaine M.Make a reservation before you go...

    33333 by Elaine M.

  • Eric P.Love(d) this place BUT, there are multiple species of bugs living under the bar and I alerted the staff, they clearly knew and did not give a shit. Disgusting.

    22222 by Eric P.

  • Rich T.Try the Assorted Raw Oysters - Doesn't begin to describe how great these were. Awesome bar! (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Rich T.

  • Sean C.Hostess, Laura, always remembers us and is so nice

    55555 by Sean C.

  • Guokai F.Make a reservation early!

    55555 by Guokai F.

  • Veronica H.Lobster roe pasta

    55555 by Veronica H.

  • Veronica H.Worth the wait. Get the lobster roe noodles, rock harbor oysters, the biscuit, and the oyster sliders. Truly new Bostonian gourmet fish creations

    55555 by Veronica H.

  • Eric A.The Sriracha fries often find themselves on the Late Nite Menu…don't pass them up!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Eric A.Now a 3-time winner of Boston Magazine's Best of Boston for Best Seafood Restaurant! http://j.mp/1ek08yz

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Adam S.Best ratatouille I've ever had. Get it for the table. And some oyster sliders.

    55555 by Adam S.

  • Sara S.Splitting the haddock and getting two sides was the perfect portion. Gotta try the old bay fries and ratatouille! Great service at the bar, too.

    55555 by Sara S.

  • Başak K.Lovely place, delicious food...

    55555 by Başak K.

  • Francisca T.The oyster sliders and of course the oysters are top notch freshhh! The only 2 things worth getting!

    55555 by Francisca T.

  • Jacob G.Probably the best oysters and lobster dish (omelette) I have ever had. They also serve great Chemex coffee.

    55555 by Jacob G.

  • Kevin M.Christopher on the steamed Long Neck Clams "are these stuffed? They're like perfect ravioli"

    55555 by Kevin M.

  • Heather H.Went after a game. There had switched to the late night menu but I was more than pleased with my choice of fish and chips. Server was very nice and accommodating.

    55555 by Heather H.

  • Michelle D.Normally good place but tonight it has taken 2 hours to get dinner. On a positive note management has been very attentive

    33333 by Michelle D.

  • SimiThis was one of the worst places I have ever experience customer service. Spare yourself and do not give this place your money.

    22222 by Simi

  • Eric A.Occasionally they'll have fish tacos as a special…if you're lucky enough to see them on the menu, definitely get them!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Javier L.oysters from duxbury

    55555 by Javier L.

  • Eric A.The smoked Idaho trout is a fantastic late night special!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Daniel T.Lobster ROLLS.

    55555 by Daniel T.

  • pappasThe guy boss behind the bar is so accommodating! I wish all busy places were this way. Thanks!

    55555 by pappas

  • pappasGin and tonics could be better if they had decent tonic- get some fever tree man!

    33333 by pappas

  • Christine L.Island Creek oysters are so delicious! Great service, ambience & wine selection. Get the oyster sliders for apps & roe noodles, monkfish, or casserole for entree. Dessert: Rhubarb strawberry turnover!

    55555 by Christine L.

  • Jenny M.The stars align at the bar. Don't be afraid to ask for advice on a new favorite based on your old ones. Some of the best cocktails and seafood in the city are served here.

    55555 by Jenny M.

  • Jeff W.Too fancy for what it is but food is solid. Order one of each oyster.

    55555 by Jeff W.

  • Tomilson M.Fantastic fresh oyster.

    55555 by Tomilson M.

  • Rose C.Everything here is out of this world. Try as much as you can. You can't go wrong!

    55555 by Rose C.

  • Keven L.Simply Amazing

    55555 by Keven L.

  • Eric A.The Cape Spear oysters from New Brunswick, Canada often sell out…get them when available!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Eric A.Be mesmerized by a tiny candle

    55555 by Eric A.

  • El P.Premium service the the bar - always super friendly

    55555 by El P.

  • Laura LDelicioso mejor en el bar para ver pasar a gente en kenmoe plaza

    55555 by Laura L

  • Eric A.Wow. The monkfish with spaetzle is wonderful!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Amy C.Try the Oysters And Prawns

    55555 by Amy C.

  • Kiki.kikThe wallpaper at the back is upside down. I still like the place though :)

    33333 by Kiki.kik

  • Michael POyster sliders are to die for!

    55555 by Michael P

  • Fi A.Try the sliders! Has the best oyster selection in town by far. Service is fantastic. Open late :).

    55555 by Fi A.

  • Erin Y.If you walk in without a reservation, they can sometimes seat you at the dining bar. Excellent place to sit. The Island Creek oysters are the local, cheapest on the menu and huge. Well worth it!

    55555 by Erin Y.

  • Erica N.If you want Farm to Table come to ICOB and order the Fish Sandwich! Best around!

    55555 by Erica N.

  • Eric A.Scrumptious new cocktail — try the Spanish Union!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Kenneth T.Lobster roll 4.5/5. toasted brioche. Lobster filling is a nice lobster mayo salad. Kettle chips could be crisper. Island creeks are excellent, nausets saltiest, smoothest. Belon a sweet-sour enigma.

    55555 by Kenneth T.

  • Eric A.Here in the fall? The pumpkin soup is decadent

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Paul G.Add some gypsy juice to the clam chowder. Amazing.

    55555 by Paul G.

  • Barricade M.After the seafood feast, head to Endicott St. & Amherst St. to get a FREE copy of Barricade on DVD. All you have to do is find where we hid it! http://bit.ly/QBQ0qf

    33333 by Barricade M.

  • BU TodayThe raw bar occupies center stage and is unquestionably the main attraction. Nestled between piles of crushed ice are a glistening array of some of the freshest oysters to be had anywhere in Boston.

    55555 by BU Today

  • Kim O.Place is popular so you'll have to wait, even for a spot at the bar. Paloma drink is refreshing and tasty. Scallop ceviche was excellent but the lobster was bland. Classy place. Classy staff.

    55555 by Kim O.

  • BBK WorldwideOrder This: Oysters, of course; lobster-roe noodles; Mrs. Bennett’s seafood casserole. Great for business engagements, group gathering, creative cocktails, standout wine list.

    55555 by BBK Worldwide

  • Roberto G.Fried clams and fried oyster slider.

    55555 by Roberto G.

  • Roberto G.Really good lobster roll and brunch but the fried clams are boss and the fresh oysters so good.

    55555 by Roberto G.

  • Brian C.Best seafood restaurant in Boston. Fried clams are amazing.

    55555 by Brian C.

  • Eric A.With a group? Get the cool round table in the back left of the dining area!

    33333 by Eric A.

  • Kristin D.Ask for Nate as a server! He's super knowledgable and gives awesome recommendations! By far the best server ever. Try the oyster sliders too- so delish!!

    55555 by Kristin D.

  • Alaina S.The paper schooner cocktail has the most interesting flavor and is definately my new go-to!

    55555 by Alaina S.

  • William Z.Superb spot! One of the best in Boston. Be sure to try a "Death in the Afternoon" cocktail with your dozen Island Creek Oysters! It's to die for! *;-)

    55555 by William Z.

  • Laura D.Oysters,get them! Lobster sliders, yum! Seafood casserole, to die for!

    55555 by Laura D.

  • Chris C.Best scallops I've ever had. No joke. Tough not to want to veer to the panoply of other seafood choices, but the scallops are unmissable.

    55555 by Chris C.

  • Eric A.The Green Harbor is a refreshing new summer cocktail — chartreuse, lime, and mint!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Eric A.Ask Andrew for an Ancient Mariner

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Eric A.Amazing new Mezcal-based cocktail — The Defendant! Wonderful lemon flavor…

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Eric A.When on the menu, the Maine Lobster Risotto is a must-try!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • GrandTen D.Feel free to try your cocktails with our very own, Boston-distilled gin, Wire Works. They carry it there and we guarantee that you'll love it!

    55555 by GrandTen D.

  • BU TodayKnown for a knowledgeable staff and innovative cocktail list, the raw bar is the undeniable main attraction. Not cheap by any means, but a great place for a celebratory dinner.

    55555 by BU Today

  • Eric A.Try the latest addition to the drink menu — Highland Punch!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Mariana F.The best oysters! Perfect!

    55555 by Mariana F.

  • Jenny M.If you din't get the oyster slider, you're missing the point.

    33333 by Jenny M.

  • Joan M.Sure, the oysters are great, but don't miss out on other raw bar choices. Fluke crudo with orange and sesame is particularly tasty.

    55555 by Joan M.

  • Joan M.Wonderful oyster selection; try the Hama Hamas. If you need further guidance, ask Vik behind the bar. He'll never steer you wrong.

    55555 by Joan M.

  • Tom M.Try the Donuts (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Tom M.

  • Tom M.Try the Island Creek oysters (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Tom M.

  • Dannie L.Get the island creek oysters and the lobster noodle! Best meal of my life so far!

    55555 by Dannie L.

  • Tasting TableThe oysters aren't the only draw here--try the lobster roll fashioned from a family recipe that has been passed down through generations. A delicious contender in our 2012 Lobster Roll Rumble:

    55555 by Tasting Table

  • Mark C.If you come here you have to try the oyster sliders. Best sliders anywhere

    55555 by Mark C.

  • Red F.Get 100 oysters and see where the night takes you.

    33333 by Red F.

  • Peter H.This place is great, i expected some random hotel restaurant but it is awesome!

    55555 by Peter H.

  • MichaelTry the Crab Carbonara (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Michael

  • MichaelTry the New England Clam Chowder (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Michael

  • MichaelTry the Lobster Roe Pasta (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Michael

  • MichaelTry the Assorted Raw Oysters (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by Michael

  • Jen P.The oyster sliders are amazing!

    55555 by Jen P.

  • Srinivas P.The island creek oysters are phenomenal. Make sure you have atleast 6!

    55555 by Srinivas P.

  • Eric A.The King Caesar is a delicious recent addition to the cocktail list — co-created by Vik!

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Olya X.Misty Point, Hog Island, Shigoku, Kumamoto oysters are just awesome!! Ceviche is great as well!

    55555 by Olya X.

  • Eric A.Don't forget to get a few shrimp cocktail with your oysters — you won't regret it

    55555 by Eric A.

  • David H.Oyster sliders- so good!

    55555 by David H.

  • EaterIsland Creek Oyster bar looks more slick than the restaurant you would expect an oyster farm to operate, but it's no less legit. [Eater 38 Member]

    55555 by Eater

  • Eric A.The 1638 is a nice aperitif

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Eric A.Try the McCarthy' Crossing: "a little bit of everything"

    55555 by Eric A.

  • Dennis G.The Fried Oyster Slider is ridiculous. U must have this.

    33333 by Dennis G.

  • Juanita L.Lobster omelette for Sunday brunch is too good.

    55555 by Juanita L.

  • Natalie S.The biscuit is to die for. Have with dinner or even dessert. Also recommend doing a sampling of oysters so you can taste the subtle flavors. They prepare them beautifully.

    55555 by Natalie S.

  • Boston MagazineDuxbury’s Island Creek Oysters are so ubiquitous locally, we’ve come to consider them the gold standard. (Sorry, Wellfleets.) Read on for ordering tips.

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  • Ken M.Great scallops. Good oyster choices and appetizers.

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  • Brian M.Don't pair whiskey with oysters... Ask for help. But if you love rye ... Have a wildwood and punt the oysters

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  • Jason S.Wines and bubbles ordered by the glass will be poured to sample first. Don't be alarmed that you accidentally ordered the whole bottle!

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  • The International Recipe SyndicateTHE place for farm to table oysters.

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  • Anita T.You can't go wrong here. Best gin martini in town, hands down. Keila = best server ever.

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  • Jason LandryTuna tartar, Island Creek Oysters and a few HUGE shrimp are the apps to get! This place is my Cheers!

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  • Alessia M.Delicious drinks (and crab cakes). Great for a drink post-Red Sox.

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  • Kenny C.Try the Chatham oysters if they're available!

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  • Becky A.as an app, order the mussels in white wine cream sauce. amazingly delicate and delicious.

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  • Anya CohenGreat wine list. They're very good at suggesting wine to pair with your order

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  • The FeastOrder a dozen oysters and a couple of fried oyster sliders at the bar, and bigger plates like lobster roe noodles with short ribs in the dining room.

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  • Elyse E.The egg white fritatta with mushrooms, red peppers and Parmesan for brunch u delish. As is the chocolate croissant!

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  • Eric A.Cute…if you get the cookies for dessert, they'll identify the cookies by type as if they were oysters :-)

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  • Tangela KingExcellent clam chowder with house-cured bacon, fish sandwich, and get the Snug Harbor Smash. Very attentive staff.

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  • Verna D.amazing food and great service....and an adorable man come to your table giving you a crash course on oysters. def a new boston fave.

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  • Becky A.steamed littlenecks and a seaside spritzer (apricotty wine).

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  • Eric A.Get the oysters! My recommendations: Island Creeks (of course) and the Kumamotos!

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  • Polly P.Billy don't know shit bout nothin! Jeannie made the BEST cosmo I've ever had!! Perfectly executed and perfect taste!!!! Try it!

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  • julie t.Their T-shirts are available for sale!!

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  • Sonny V.Big Rock Oysters are amazing!

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  • Andee Tbest urban clam shack in new england!

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  • Melissa T.Best scallop dish in Boston!!

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  • Sean D.Best clam chowder in Boston!

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  • Sean D.You can order the entire cocktail list available at Eastern Standard! Aviation, Old Cuban and the infamous Whiskey Smash are musts!

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  • Eric A.The lobster salad is beautiful - comes with a tail and a claw

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  • Steven B.Lobster roe noodle dinner rocks . .

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  • Tim BThe Aventinus beer is excellent!

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  • Leah LYummy cocktail heaven!!!

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  • Eric A.The ring on the back of the bartenders' shirts is an "oyster sizer"

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  • James G.Both the lobster roe noodles and the whole black bass are fantastic.

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  • James W.Try the oyster sliders. Order them without onions to actually taste the oysters.

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  • Senator John B.The clam chowder with house-cured bacon combines wonderfully with the Schlenkerla smokebeer for a delicious warming snack or first course on a cold day.

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  • foursquareBOSThey have sriracha sauce here...heaven!

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  • Mark Tmusic here sucks

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  • Tiffany KThe red snapper is a must!

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  • Bill R.Well done! Devan is a world class bartender, the decor is right on, the Oyster selection is huge.

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  • Valentina M.Garrett can do no wrong. must order: salmon entree. tuna tar tare. bbq shrimp app w grits. cider doughnuts. cookie frozen milk frappe-like yumminess

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  • Eric A.Don't miss the bread - the butter has honey and cayenne!

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  • ThrillistAside from a range of Island Creek's finest, the changing daily menu @ ICOB includes other fruits de mer like a Tarragon butter'd baked stuffed lobster w/ brussels sprouts, carrot, & parsnips. Try it.

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  • Senator John B.The "Wildwood" cocktail is a Bobby McCoy creation imported from ES. It is smooth, refreshing, and the perfect choice after a long day of work. Drink.

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