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The Oceanaire Seafood Room

1400 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80202
+1 303-991-2277
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (78 reviews)
“baked alaska” (17 reviews)
“crab cakes” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1400 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80202
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Reviewed 4 days ago

They had a special on live Maine lobster which was too good to turn down. Having come from New England originally I do not get fresh lobster much anymore and when you do it usually is a toss up on whether or not it is...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten at this place several times. I absolutely love the ambiance. The food is also excellent and the service unparalleled. This is certainly my favorite place for a date. Great wine selection and great service!

Thank Fabricio V
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Oceanaire provides a classy dining experience and a magical happy hour! While dinner here is fabulous, it is also a pricey evening. If you want to enjoy a great cocktail and small plate experience, do not miss their fresh oyster trio or filet minion...More

Thank ColoradoKristen
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Living so far from a coast here in Denver, we do appreciate delicious and tasteful seafood. And we eventually found it at the Oceanaire. Their changing menu is a delight to experience, but on a visit the waiter suggested a "New Orleans style" fish, not...More

Thank Gerald P
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Cheesecake was phenomenal. Salmon and steak were ok. Truffle fries were great. We had hoped to be more wowed based on the price. 2 diners, 3 drinks, 1 desert... $158.00. Wouldn't make a point to revisit.

Thank Jen_and_RJ
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Their seafood is brought in fresh every day. Great service. Probably the best crab cake I have ever had in Denver. Huge selection of liquors and wine. Considering how good and fresh the food was, the prices were not out of this world. I have...More

Thank Alan_B_CO
Reviewed 12 July 2018

I can truthfully say that this was one of the worse dining experiences I have had in a long time. The food was mediocre at best...the lobster was dry, shrimp over cooked and calamari was slimy. Beyond that the wait staff was mediocre and far...More

1  Thank Dasjulsche
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We went to Oceanaire because it was near our hotel and we had been to another Oceanaire in a different city. It was our first dinner in Denver for a 5 night stay. It was by far our worst dinner in Denver during this stay....More

Thank PRR
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Very good and passionate service and good salesman. The menu was well presented and explained. Children well looked after - served first and were happy so wee the parents Food ie fish was excellent starters and mains. This is our third visit and we will...More

Thank hjb120
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Enjoyed the Sunday evening happy hour here. Service was friendly, $1 oysters perfect, happy hour cocktails, wine and food a great value for this level of establishment. Would highly recommend.

Thank BizClsDreaming
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6 September 2016|
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Response from ANDREW R | Reviewed this property |
Greetings: Yes, they accommodate gluten-free diets. By calling ahead and discussing the menu and your preferences, you will find that they often will tailor dishes to your liking. If you will be going for a birthday... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80202
    (14th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-991-2277
The Oceanaire provides the perfect setting to enjoy the freshest seafood flown in daily from around the world. Our knowledgeable staff will delight you with exceptional service - guiding you through the wide variety of items on our menu and helping you select the perfect wine to complement your meal. You'll find out why The Oceanaire has been voted one of the best seafood restaurants in the country.
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