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Seabear Oyster Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
297 Prince Ave, Suite 10, Athens, GA 30601-2480
+1 706-850-4367
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster roll” (13 reviews)
“oysters” (68 reviews)
“avocado toast” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
297 Prince Ave, Suite 10, Athens, GA 30601-2480
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Reviewed yesterday

Hint: Restaurant is off Prince, but parking is behind the set of buildings on Meigs St. Now they charge for parking and that is annoying. It is a small restaurant of about 5 tables and a row of chairs at the bar. If it is...More

Thank katork
Reviewed 6 days ago

The staff at this place is so cool. They are laid back and very friendly. The oysters were soooo good!! It's a great place to sit and talk and have some oysters and drinks. Met some great people.

Thank melissapatterson64
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seabear bringing in oysters from around the country which makes it a delightful treat! If you are not well educated on your oysters and want to learn more and have the best in town, you need to go to Seabear. A little pricy, but then...More

Thank Marci E
Reviewed 3 October 2018

If every restaurant had staff this helpful and knowledgeable, I would never eat at home. Came for Ramen Mondays but the G&Ts were plentiful for the price. The lobster roll my Boo had was announced perfect. The ramen was delicious and so close to Asian...More

Thank Canwiggins
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Seabear's is know to be a great place for fresh oysters on the half shell. They have an oyster happy hour every day. There is usually a selection of oysters from at least four different parts of the country. And the rest of their menu...More

Thank rc c
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Had the oysters from Massachusetts for an appetizer and they were very good. Daughter had the grill cheese and I had the crab and shrimp cakes. Both were delicious. Lobster roll was delicious, but small. Restaurant is small, but does have outside tables when weather...More

Thank Peepye
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

After three years of “hearing about” a great happy hour oyster location in Athens, GA. - we have located it and worth it’s reputation. After two dozen various oysters selected by our waitress - we tried the tacos and called it a day! One of...More

Thank dougk77
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The oysters are always excellent. Before 6:00 they are $1.50 each. We always get a lot of oysters when we are here. The wine we had was excellent. Then we shared a watermelon salad -- very good -- and each had a lobster roll. We...More

Thank 58DavidAthens
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Seabear is by far the best seafood restaurant in the little college town of Athens, GA. Great atmosphere, reasonable prices, and, for those that enjoy oysters, a selection you want believe this far inland.

Thank fredadams2
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Happy hour with discounted oysters is a special occasion for me. Always a good variety of oysters!!!

Thank Spresto
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Response from CathiandBruceL | Reviewed this property |
Seabear doesn't take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 297 Prince Ave, Suite 10, Athens, GA 30601-2480
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-850-4367
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