The 15 Best Places for Oysters in Dallas

John Michel: Dozen oysters on the half shell, and ask for extra spicy cocktail soft. Can’t go wrong with an oyster or shrimp loaf for your main course.

Sarah M: Gotta get the oysters! I’m from the gulf coast, and they are to die for.

Eater: Start off with oysters & charcuterie (duck prosciutto) then onto the poached egg salad with crispy chicken livers before delving into steak frites or one of the best burgers around. [Eater 38 Member] Read more.

Nancy McGee: I love coming here on Wednesdays for their half off oyster nachos. Can never get enough of them!!

Shabana Hemani: Oyster nachos -delicious. Also liked the red beans & rice. Salmon medallions, creamy mashed potatoes, veggies (had citrus zing) tasted fresh. My husband’s burger was juicy, nice surprise. $40 bill.

Betty Lovell: Only place I know of where you can get one dozen raw oysters for $3.95!

Jayme Jordan: Crawfish are $3.95/lb on Mondays and Tuesdays! Have that with the $3.95/dz oysters through the end of March for a cheap tasty meal!

Dallas Observer: Grab a glass of white — something crisp and bright — and order up some northern oysters while you wait for a grilled fish sandwich.

HJ Sylvester: Fresh cold and delicious! Properly shucked oysters. They are super friendly and helpful.

Oh Hey Dallas: 1/2 off fish tacos and $1 oysters on Sunday nights!

Lyly Lou: If you’re looking for awesome sides. Shells & cheese and the mushrooms were one of the best out of 4 that we ordered. And of course always get the crab cakes and fresh oysters.

Traci Schuh: Best place in town for oysters, love the relish plate too. Takes me back to good old days.

Sara Grofcsik: They just started having $1.00 oysters Monday thru Friday till 7pm.

Dallas Observer: Fresh oysters, clams and crab legs and an inland-oyster-bar atmosphere make this a festive spot, especially when the longnecks are flowing on the patio. Read more.

Kevin: Filthy restaurant with unsanitary condiment bar. The shrimp tasted like something you’d buy in the frozen section of the grocery store and the oysters were dripping wet. Cheap, but won’t be back.

Scott Robertson: Oysters have gone up in price. It’s now $10 per dozen.

Federico Bernal: Recommend fresh oysters in the half shell and the catfish. Delicious. Excellent service.

Drew W: Hush puppies, oysters on the half shell and Shiner. All while chilling on their heated/cooled patio.

Richard Fajardo: Oyster nachos and fish tacos are the best!

Vanessa F.: Sounds gross but you won’t regret it… Get the oyster nachos!

Penelope Eats: Oysters! Oysters! Get the cornmeal fried oyster taco and you will be in HEAVEN! Try the oyster taco!!!!! They also have a lobster taco. Read more.

Dallas Foodie (Danielle G.): You have to get the cornmeal fried oyster taco—it’s delicious and I’ve haven’t heard of one anywhere else. Also, they make their own double layer red velvet cake that is worth saving room for.

Sean Sutherland: oysters on the half shell, crab legs, fried catfish, ceviche and shrimp cocktail, all delicious with a cold beer.

14. Aw Shucks


Seafood Restaurant

· 32 tips and reviews

Justin C.Justin Cure: Come for the happy hour. 1/2 price oysters on the half shell and $7.50 pitchers

Dallas ObserverDallas Observer: For more than 20 years, this neighborhood spot has been shelling out cheap mollusks with even cheaper brewskis ($1.50 happy hour drafts). Much of the food comes in fried renditions, including oysters. Read more.

MacKenzie M.MacKenzie McCarver: Casual oyster bar with excellent fried fish options. Perfect for a hot day with a cold beer. They also have an oyster happy hour weekdays from 3:30-6:30. In the spring, try the crawfish!