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Sharks Seafood Bar & Steamer

852 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4838
+1 541-574-0590
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cioppino” (147 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“curry” (17 reviews)
Closes in 14 min
All hours
American, Seafood, Healthy, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
852 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4838
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 visited tonight and all I can say is WOW! You enter a small place with just 4 tables and 2 sections of bar stools. We were promptly greeted and seated at the bar in front of the chef extrodinare where we...More

Thank trytogetawayoften
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I frequent the Newport coast every year and have my favorite places but this time I stumbled on to a special place for fresh steamed seafood which is great because I really hate when they take fresh seafood and fry it. Sharks is a little...More

Thank dave29222
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This cozy bayfront restaurant (fewer than 20 seats) serves huge portions of seafood, pasta and salads. We always leave with a "to go" box that's good for another meal. The Ciopino is excellent, as is the Linguini with Clams -- and there are more than...More

Thank reedopera
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing, fresh, and very large portions. Had a crab dinner and seafood gumbo. Expected the crab to be good (it was!!) but surprised at the quality of the gumbo; rock fish, clams, prawns, and shrimp. One of the best parts of dinner was the crisp...More

Thank amelia2424
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Cioppino is one of my favorite fish dishes, so after reading the reviews we had to go to Sharks! At first we weren't sure if we were in the right place, as it is very small and looks like a locals only coffee shop! I...More

Thank LoriDeOregon
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A friend recommended the restaurant and she was on the mark. Service and food were very good. This is not a large establishment so call ahead to make sure can get in.

Thank RLCAloha
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Went to this small but colorful restaurant last night. The service (Karin..unsure of spelling) was absolutely wonderful. Friendly and enthusiastic but not too much so. But the food. Dear Lord, why has no one else hit upon the idea of cioppino and pasta? Best. thing....More

Thank lisainnorthidaho
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a small friendly restaurant along the waterfront. The waitress was extremely friendly. She came out while we were looking at the menu. We looked at other restaurants and came back to this one. We were glad we did. The dish we split contained...More

Thank wdewaal
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Cozy restaurant with exceptional food! Prawns were expertly prepared as was my husband's fish. Everything so fresh and service friendly. Pricey but worth the visit! My only complaint is that the salad and entree are served on the same plate. Salad was a surprise though...More

Thank TerryGator
Reviewed 2 March 2017

After a gap of two years, we found ourselves sitting up at the bar again watching all the food being freshly prepared right in front of us in the amazing steam-cooking set-up. Again, we were warmly welcomed even though they were busy. The Cioppino was...More

Thank PDXPortland
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16 August 2016|
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1 August 2016|
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Response from SharksSeafoodBar | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for the inquiry.. Our entrees start at $15. A complete adult visit usually runs around $25 per person with drinks although we also have high end meals like crab and fish that are based on market price that... More
23 April 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:15 - 20:30
16:15 - 20:30
16:15 - 20:30
16:15 - 20:30
16:15 - 20:30
16:15 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 852 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4838
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 541-574-0590
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Closed for Thanksgiving
Casual & cozy mom & pop seafood restaurant est. 1995. Healthy, non-fried, perfectly cooked seafood. Prepared in unique steam kettles. Known especially for our tasty Cioppino and Seafood Entrees. "Finest Steamed Seafood on the West Coast" Fish & crab entrees, gumbo, curry. Fresh Oysters, crab, shrimp, clams, salads. Gluten free choices. Beer, wine & cocktails. Dinner only, hours vary by season, Chk our website or FB for current info. Enjoy our historic Newport Bayfront.
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