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On The Half Shell Oyster Bar

) #54 of 210 Restaurants in New Braunfels €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
203 S Seguin Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5118
+1 830-627-7766
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried oreos” (5 reviews)
“oysters” (11 reviews)
“sliders” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
€€ - €€€
203 S Seguin Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5118
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Oysters were to die for, lemon drop martinis were fabulous as well. Love to have a place like this close to home and not to have to travel to Austin or San Antonio. Have easily been 5 times and all is terrific each time we...More

Thank mpm890
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I would definitely recommend trying the bacon sliders....so amazing. I would also try a breakfast shot. This place is nice atmosphere and the service is always great here. Oh and they do have parking behind the bar if you can't find anything in front.

Thank Gypsy_Life2016
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This was the first time here and the wait staff was amazing and so nice. The place was clean and inviting. I look forward to going back the next time i am in texas. Favorite:Bacon wrapped jalapenos !!! AMAZING!!!!

Thank Maine_Girl_25_Years
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Food was just alright. Ahi tuna slightly over cooked--didn't melt in mouth like good Ahi does. Cucumber martini pretty darn tasty tho'!! Waitress very nice.

Thank BiffleYouRock
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Good atmosphere and great Oyster. Service was very attending 🖒🖒🖒 Good location. My visit was 3pm not too many people. Everything nice and clean

1  Thank Bernard P
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Had lunch here and the tacos were super! I had pulled pork tacos and my hubbs had the fish tacos. Really great slaw on both, and the sauces were tasty.

1  Thank Roxana B
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick bite to eat after a long day of tubing. I will say the staff was very friendly and cheerful. We ordered the sliders and the shrimp basket. I was served two little 1-2 ounce sliders and a small handful...More

Thank dfcapone
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My husband and I have eaten here several times and have enjoyed it so much. Located in downtown New Braunfels.

Thank Laurie H
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We sat outside and enjoyed two types of oysters. One was from Apalachicola, but not sure were the others were from. They were both very fresh and tasty. And inexpensive. We had just stiopoped in Ludwigs and were glad we saw the Oyster bar next...More

Thank Don_K_12_12
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We have been here several times over the last year. It's a small, friendly place. I'm iffy about raw oysters (I only trust them at Luke in San Antonio), but my husband likes them here. Drinks are pretty good--the Bloody Mary is fixed up using...More

Thank Leslie K
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Are the Oysters shucked to order? Are they fresh and recommended?
27 May 2017|
Response from Gypsy_Life2016 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about the oysters and how fresh they are but I know they shuck them there. I would recommend calling the bar first or going to Macadoo's because they have more variety from all over the U.S.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 S Seguin Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5118
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-627-7766
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