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AJ's Oyster House

€€ - €€€American, Seafood,
115 N 10th St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-2703
+1 479-434-5115
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (29 reviews)
“boudin” (6 reviews)
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Bar, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
115 N 10th St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-2703
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food. Have been numerous times. Never had anything bad. Nice portions. Friendly staff. Clean place. Even took a picky eater...and she loved it.

Thank ndn_20
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I ordered fried catfish and oyster basket. Hubby ordered fried catfish and shrimp. Both were delicious! Loved the Parmesan dusted fries.

Thank terrye b
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

The lunch special was “cat-touffee.” Crawfish etouffee over Blackened catfish and rice w/ green beans and jalapeño cornbread. And sweet tea of course.

Thank scharrell
Reviewed 13 July 2018

the staff and place is very laid back. Loved the oysters on the Half . they offer a lot of different beer and beverage options

Thank Shana P
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Me, my wife, and daughter ate here and we have many times before and this place never gets old. The food is great, the crab cakes and oysters are the best around. The staff is awesome with great service. If you have never eaten here...More

1  Thank blakewhite23
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A nice little spot downtown with a great menu and friendly staff. I had the fried oyster and shrimp basket and they were awesome.

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

A must stop. Great food, beer, and service! Great selection of locol beer. Everyone is friendly. They are like a machine of excellents!

1  Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Great service, great menu, great beer. Non-seafood lovers even frequent this place. Saw her eating boudin (a sausage). How awesome is that? I came for the oysters, tho! They were outstanding, plump and very fresh, had an Ozark pale ale (not IPA) and then had...More

1  Thank Ed V
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Very good place to eat, lots of selections. Parking kind of tricky but usually not a problem finding a place to park. Their Fish and Chips Basket and the Crawfish Etouffee is really good.

1  Thank melissaM4828VK
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Great place for oysters on the half shell. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. Will definitively return.

Thank Randy S
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Questions & Answers
22 February 2018|
Response from Flint_Creek_Farm | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, do not know about the regular on Wednesday night. We go for business lunches.
8 August 2015|
Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
Reservations are helpful, but not required at A J"oyster bar and the dress code is casual and comfortable. I"m not for sure about the allergy food accommodations ,but I would bet they will help as long as you make them aware... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 N 10th St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-2703
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fort Smith
  • Phone Number: +1 479-434-5115
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