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Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar

5 SE 2nd Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444-3615
+1 561-450-6718
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (90 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
5 SE 2nd Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444-3615
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1 - 10 of 421 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I must have been living under a ROCK! I was not aware of all the different type of Oysters out there. My husband and I shared a dozen. 6 from one coast and 6 from another. Can't remember which now- but both were amazing and...More

Thank Amy P
Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you discovered us and a a whole new way of oyster living. We look forward to seeing you on your next road trip to Delray. Check out the Downtown Delray Website. There are always a lot of fun things happening in town.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Full service restaurant with covered outside seating and service at bar as well as tables. Separate Sushi menu. Raw bar also but full dinner menu and lunch specials. Menu changes for each so if your like me and enjoyed an outstanding fresh fish sandwhich for...More

Thank Tim H
Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming by Tim. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us and appreciate your very thoughtful review. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Rack Fish House because of their Happy Hour prices and came back a second time because of the outstanding food, especially the oysters and blackened Mahi Mahi tacos with attractive spicy seasoning.More

Thank Rudy M
Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Rudy! We are so glad you found us and that you enjoyed both of your experiences. I will share your feedback with the team. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Happy hour is from 4-7pm everyday. There are some great culinary creations...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Racks tonight. It is a very comfortable, casual atmosphere with a great opportunity for people watching in Delray Beach. No wait for seating and our server Geoff, was very efficient. He was knowledgeable of menu options and made...More

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Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you Tamara! We are so glad you enjoyed your date night and Geoff's service. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Have a great week!

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

What started off as not so good. It took about 10 minutes until we were served even water. But after that things moved along. Our server was very attentive and came back to our table a minimum of seven to eight times during the course...More

Thank Jeff K
Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you Jeff for taking the time to leave us this great review! We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This was our first time to try this place. We’ve seen it many times and it’s always busy. I have to say the food was very good and the margaritas were perfect! Service was excellent. We chose to sit indoors since it was still very...More

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Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for sharing this with us. I have sent forward to the culinary team to take a look at the batter on the scallops. We are very happy you enjoyed everything else and look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 20 July 2018

Great service and great shellfish (love that you can get raw clams here). The decor is nice and casual with indoor and outdoor seating, booths and tables. Last time I was here I ordered a seafood tower, which was really great. This time I had...More

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Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. I will share with our culinary team and the General Manager. There is room for us to do better and we look forward to earning that 4th and 5th star. I do hope you visit us again...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing! The server exceptional and the environment just perfect! Every time that I visite Delray Beach, is one of my favorite option

Thank Voyage610438
Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

We look forward to seeing you next time you take a stroll on the Ave. Thank you so much for all of those stars!

Reviewed 14 July 2018

Our server James was so attentive and courteous, cannot say enough good things about him and the staff. My two companions and I went to Racks because we were dying for oysters. We were not disappointed, they had happy hour prices for oysters as well...More

Thank D H
Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you D H! We love that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to do it again soon. It means a lot to us. We will make sure to share this with James.

Reviewed 3 July 2018

Service was excellent. Food was delicious. Very nice atmosphere. Even off season, restaurant was busy. Highly recommend making a reservation. Definitely adding this place as one of my favorites.More

Thank Joel D
Liz S, Guest Relations Manager at Racks Fish House & Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Best compliment ever Joel! We look forward to getting to know you better. Few things to know since we will see you more often: 1) Join Loyalty Club, will save you a ton of money 2) Happy Hour from 4-7pm daily including $1 oysters. 3)...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 21:00
Monday
12:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 SE 2nd Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444-3615
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Delray Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 561-450-6718
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Description
Happy Hour: Daily (4-7) 50% off all liquor & wines by the glass, all draft beers $4 at the bar and happy hour food menu. Wine Down Mondays and Tuesdays: (open-close) 50% off all bottles of wine & champagne. Tuesday's Double Points for all GR Loyalty Members open - close Thursday's Happy Hour open - 7pm A New England seafood house featuring prohibition-style cocktails and Grand Central Oyster Bar, RACKS Fish House + Oyster Bar features a unique, nouveau-nautical décor along with a responsibly sourced ocean-to-table menu that excites and inspires. Culinary Director Matthew Danaher, known for his straightforward style of cooking, has developed an innovative menu that incorporates beloved classics with the modern style and appetite of South Florida. Guests will discover ever-evolving recipes for Ipswich clams, oysters Rockefeller, pan roasts and po-boys as well as an extensive live raw bar featuring what's fresh and in season.
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