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The Oyster Bar

££ - £££, Seafood,
Shop 10 Marina Pier, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
+61 8 8376 3100
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (133 reviews)
“caviar” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Shop 10 Marina Pier, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, friendly service and efficient. Oysters were amazing natural and in Pablo crumbs. I saw other negative reviews and was worried about going, seriously do not know what they are talking about add a good chowder to the menu and I am flying back...

Thank lainielynch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always great service, quality food and a good range of drinks. Nice Tasting plates, quality oysters and overall fun and alive.

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here for business and was pleasantly surprised. The food was of a very high standard and great selection of drinks to support it. The staff were friendly, attentive and knowledgeable of the food and drinks. Thank you good night.

Thank Scottfambam
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I had read reviews about this place and decided to go based on star ratings. I was disappointed- the dips and cured meats were of supermarket standard- nothing special. Staff were not very helpful or attentive.

Thank Fil V
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Decided to take some quiet timeout. The place to be is The Oyster Bar. You take a seat, browse the menu and place your order. The staff are welcoming with happy smiles, which is always a good thing. The food arrives which in this case...More

Thank chris w
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Had a snack of oysters here, and they were delicious and reasonably priced! Great spot to watch the ocean and enjoy the outdoors in nice weather and a glass of wine.

Thank Allyn J
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Perfect for a weekend afternoon! Lovely Oysters with a wide range of selection! Also food delicious strongly recommend the grazing plate! All round excellent location, service + food.

Thank Christopher M
Simon P, Manager at The Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Christopher, Thank you for your comments we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us here on the Marina Pier. We look forward to seeing you again to enjoy another grazing plate!

Reviewed 13 March 2018

I searched for an ocean side seafood lunch spot and the closest to the water was the Oyster Bar. Although disappointed by the view I was very happy with the food, wine, service and price. An excellent lunch spot for seafood lovers.

Thank David D
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I love the setting at The Oyster Bar. There is something about eating oysters at a Marina. We were there on a lovely balmy evening so the scene was set for a great evening. All that was required was for nice fresh oysters and we...More

Thank ClaytonFromAdelaide
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Today the weather being a lovely 33 and full sun we made our way to The Oyster Bar at Glenelg. The service as always was perfect. The Pikes Pinot Grigio was nice and cold as was the sparkling water. Both went down well with our...More

Thank chris w
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Questions & Answers
2 May 2017|
Response from Simon P | Property representative |
Hi there, on Wednesdays we do offer a discount on all of our oysters. It ranges from around 20-30% off. We don't however discount all of our other menus items. On Fridays between 5-7 we offer the same discounts on our... More
2 May 2017|
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Response from Sophie C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure I went on the weekend But foods definitely worth a visit
Natalïe M
23 March 2017|
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Response from Carol R | Reviewed this property |
They're not expensive and there's plenty of other items on the list - mostly seafood obviously!! Enjoy!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$29
Bar, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 10 Marina Pier, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Glenelg
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8376 3100
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