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42nd St Oyster Bar & Seafood Grill

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
508 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1429
+1 919-831-2811
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (284 reviews)
“hush puppies” (86 reviews)
“cioppino” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
508 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1429
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1 - 10 of 881 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My first time here but apparently I've been missing something because we arrived abut 5:45 and by 6:15 it was crowded. I ordered a cup of the New England Clam Chowder, it was very thick, not the best I've had but definitely not the worst....More

Thank Godis J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was surprised on a stopover in Raleigh Durham International Airport that there was an Oyster Bar -- but there it was, and since I had a long layover, decided to get some dinner. All we had was the Oysters Rockefeller -- usually I prefer...More

Thank Walter C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our Uber driver recommended it and it was one of best airport meals I have had. Had bacon wrapped scallops salad. Delicious. Can’t wait to eat here again.

Thank Art B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was in town for business and stopped for dinner on a Monday evening. Luckily they weren't busy and I sat at the oyster bar. Was quickly greeted and brought a menu by the server. The waiter was very friendly and took my drink order and...More

Thank JPGII
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must do, I have been there several times and food is always fantastic. But most of all the customer service outstanding

1  Thank jeromet240
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here a few times in the last six months and it is consistently very good on food and service! Seafood is very fresh and service is excellent. Highly recommend but reservations are needed.

Thank Leasa G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No seafood for me and that’s OK. They have great steaks and great drinks. Who needs oysters? My wife loves the Martinis.

Thank dabish0p
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I am moving to Idaho and don't know when I will get another chance to eat oysters. It was either 42nd Street or another favorite in Williamston, NC - Sunnyside. My friend took me to 42nd Street for a peck and a pound and I'm...More

Thank Veritas1955
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We met friends here for dinner. The food offerings were numerous and each dish for the four of us was terrific. The building is an older open structure, so expect noise, but the atmosphere offered all kinds of history. Enjoy all the choices-tuna, shrimp, oysters,...More

Thank NCJim397
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Consistently delicious fresh seafood and steaks. Business casual atmosphere and excellent service! Parking is generally plentiful thanks to the overflow lot across the street.

Thank Lisa S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1429
    (West Street)
  • Public Transportation: RLine stop one block away
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-831-2811
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