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The Oceanaire Seafood Room

400 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-6980
+1 619-858-2277
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baked alaska” (54 reviews)
“crab cakes” (66 reviews)
“seafood” (126 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
400 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-6980
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

They have a happy hour from 5 to 6. They have Happy Hour pricing on food and drinks. We had the best Shrimp cocktail, Oysters, caviche, seafood salad, and chowder. Drank several Cosmos and Moscow Mules. The happy hour pricing was phenomenal. We sat at...More

Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second time to dine in The Oceanaire Seafood Room. Although the last time was a number of year ago I found the experience to be overall the same. The room is good but the temperature is more in keeping with a refrigerator...More

Thank PGBarry
Reviewed 1 week ago

Grab a seat at the bar and take advantage of one of the best happy hours in town. Great venue close to all the down-town hotels and just across the road from the convention centre. This is a great seafood restaurant with a outstanding menu,...More

Thank mark j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat at the bar. The 2 bartenders were smiling and welcoming. We stopped by for some oysters. Definitely a good choice. It was happy hour so the oysters were $2 each. The shucker did a great job no slivers of shell, not stuck to...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our service was good until our food was served. Didn’t check in to see how our food was, no additional drink order, someone at least refilled our water. Food was good, not fantastic. I normally love this chain but left feeling disappointed.

Thank MisHDChick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this restaurant is first class! From the art deco atmosphere that takes you back to a more elegant time, to the original delicious menu offerings. There is always something new on their menu of fine steaks and seafood. I always leave there in...More

Thank Lexipup12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great seafood restaurant. Good choice if you love good-quality fish. Try the cheesecake, really awesome!!!

Thank Jorge F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a classic surf & turf restaurant with all the attitude that comes with it. There is seafood, meat, drinks and loud people. Unfortunately, the latter were really obnoxious and prevented us of having a decent conversation at a reasonable volume. Service was friendly,...More

Thank HelmutsCulinaryPorn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the alaskan halibut. It was well cooked and the vegetables were really good. Not overcooked at all. A descent meal and good servic.

Thank roxy12c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal. Oldest child (10) loved the fish & chips while younger kids ate the buttered noodles. Non-fish eating husband had shrimp & grits app and crab cakes entree while wife enjoyed beet salad and scallops. Nice wine choices. Kids had milk &...More

Thank PatMNrick
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
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: 400 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-6980
    (4th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-858-2277
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