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S & P Oyster Co

1 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2645
+1 860-536-2674
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
1 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2645
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Reviewed yesterday

We were looking for a place for lunch on the Connecticut shore and used Trip Advisor as a guide. Finding this highly rated,we went on their website and learned about the Preferred Seating List. Call ahead and tell them when to expect you and they...More

Thank maryel998
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here on mother's day weekend for lunch with my 1 year old and husband. Wasn't offered a kids menu but the waitress suggested grilled chicken and friends (12.95) and juice (2.95). I had the seafood ambrosia which had a strong wine flavor. One of...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The location is amazing. We ate outside on the beautiful patio. This is the sort of place where there are no bad seats. All tables have gorgeous views. The service was the best I've had in years. The food - incredible! All sorts of exciting...More

Thank travelsforworkBoston
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife & I had just walked downtown & saw the drawbridge. S & P was in view & looked like great place for light lunch. The raw Mystic oysters were great. We had bowls of creamy clam chowder which had different consistency but delicious...More

Thank smokeymtboy
Reviewed 1 week ago

had a fine lunch here the other day..thought the place might be commercial and run of the mill and I could not have been more wrong..creative menu and great specials...cantaloupe gazpacho among them,... and professional and friendly service.really liked this spot..weather did not allow outdoor...More

Thank phillydave1950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great table and only waited ten minutes for it. The server was an exceptionally professional young lady. Took care of our special dietary needs. The food was delicious and we could not have asked for a better dinner experience!

Thank dgdayana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed lunch here on a Saturday. Upon entry, the unpleasant hostess gave us a smile-less welcome and had us wait in the foyer even though the restaurant had plenty of empty tables. Once we were through with her, the rest of our experience was...More

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing. I went here for lunch with my boyfriend after visiting the aquarium. It was the best meal we had that weekend. We enjoyed New England clam chowder, zucchini soup, raw oysters and clams, mussels in a white wine sauce, and a...More

Thank samzay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Meal was A++. Staff a little snotty, I felt like I was out of place even though my husband and I had dressed for the occasion.

Thank 736gabrielles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have always enjoyed dining at S&P. The service is always great, the food delicious and the view is one of the best in the area. We called earlier in the day for Priority Seating at 7 p.m. and was told that we could not...More

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Are customers the waitstaffs number one priority? I would like to make sure before I bring in family for a great meal. Thank you.
20 March 2017|
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Response from ivannhonorwichct | Reviewed this property |
You will be pleased with the wait staff. You might ask for the best reservation time for River view.
Would we need a reservation for lunch on a Wednesday, hoping for this coming Wednesday, March 15th
11 March 2017|
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Response from spoyster | Property representative |
Please call the restaurant on our main line, 860-536-2674 to get on our priority seating list. Making a priority seating is the best way to avoid having to wait for a table should we happen to be busy. Thank you
Christina C
How romantic is this restaurant? Looking for a spot to celebrate Valentine's Day.
31 January 2017|
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Response from spoyster | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. We are a very romantic restaurant for both lunch and dinner. Please look at our Facebook page for more visuals and a sneak peek of our Valentine's Day pre-fixe menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups, 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
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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!