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River Oyster Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
650 S Miami Ave, Brickel Village, Miami, FL 33130-3016
+1 305-530-1915
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (137 reviews)
“blue crab” (18 reviews)
“gnocchi” (23 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 21:30All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
650 S Miami Ave, Brickel Village, Miami, FL 33130-3016
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1 - 10 of 344 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly staff, good food excellent cocktails. Happy Hour starts at 430pm till 7pm; come right away as the happy hour starts as the place gets full easily. Even after happy hour the place is still full.

Thank Ernie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My brother was in town visiting Miami and after taking a beautiful walk through the new Brickell City Center (which was void of shoppers and diners), and then over to, and around Brickell Key, we headed back to downtown and settled on lunch at the...More

Thank OceanLocal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is good and dishes are well created using fine ingredients. Felt it was slightly expensive for what it was though. Lunch 2 people $150 and I wouldn't say we were wow'ed by the service or the ambience. The food tasted great and looked good...More

1  Thank jadd1010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to River Oyster Bar on a recent trip to Miami. We sat at the bar but not the part of the bar that is served by the bar tenders but rather other wait staff. Food was awesome. Had the mushroom crusted grouper which...More

Thank Foodieman2020
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I go to this place regularly and service is always outstanding, even when they are very busy that is most of the times. I will recommend getting reservations if you are not willing to wait that much, but to be honest is worth the waiting....More

Thank gabriela m
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We were trying to decide which seafood restaurant to check out, and ended up at River because it was open the latest. BUT man, were we pleased we ate there. It just happened to be lobster night, and I had a full coconut fried lobster...More

1  Thank Jinnimae
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We have tried different selection of oysters and were fresh and delicious. Salmon, lobster sandwich were delicious. Tony was very friendly, service was great. We will visit again

Thank Kaniye O
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This chef owned restaurant has been very popular from the day it opened some 14 years ago. The art and academic crowd's frequently visit... meeting friends to sample the fresh daily oysters... fish.. lamb and original entrees with perfect cocktails! Sophisticated atmosphere rounds out the...More

Thank J Warren G
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This place looks very unassuming, even not so inviting maybe from the outside. You open the door to pure sanctuary! You can see the chef station and the bar is very comfortable. It's very busy so you know you're in the right spot. The service,...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Cool neighborhood spot that hasn't lost it's feel despite being surrounded by modern Miami. Lunch service was quick and pleasant. Each of us enjoyed our selections, oysters were fresh and delicious.

Thank m b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 S Miami Ave, Brickel Village, Miami, FL 33130-3016
    (7th Street)
  • Public Transportation: 8th Street Metro Mover
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 305-530-1915
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