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Elm Street Oyster House

11 W Elm St, Greenwich, CT 06830-6433
+1 203-629-5795
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (43 reviews)
“paella” (15 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 W Elm St, Greenwich, CT 06830-6433
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in because of its proximity to Greenwich hospital. Friday night, the joint was jumping! Extensive choices of seafood. We opted for a blackened swordfish and a creole style red snapper. Both were excellent, as were the accompanying items. Good wine too. Worth s visit,...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 4 and all LOVED our lunch choices. The pesto shrimp on the Greek salad was delicious. There were 4-5 large shrimp on a large salad. The lobster risotto, scallops over spinach salad, and shrimp and avacado tostadas were also very...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I was back in Greenwich after having lived & worked here for 33 years so was able to meet dear friends for dinner. I asked them to suggest a restaurant & they chose Elm Street Oyster House, knowing my love for seafood & that I...More

Thank Lili1012
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were looking for a restaurant for lunch with outdoor seating on a beautiful day. This restaurant was listed under outdoor seating with good seafood so we drove over. They had a few tables on the street, but the sun was blaring down and there...More

Thank Hal S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This restaurant is a great, fun, delicious place to go for lunch or dinner with family, with friends, as a couple, for business, and I'm sure for anyone going solo. Tables outside in the summer provide a great venue without the noise that is often...More

Thank annealex16
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Our daughter had recommended this restaurant. We were thrilled she did. The iceberg lettuce with blue cheese and bacon was very good. The crab cakes are yummy. The paella was the best my husband has ever had. We both are very picky about seafood. The...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This adorable restaurant is very quaint and the food is outstanding. I'm allergic to shellfish but they still had choices for me and my family was able to enjoy the rest. Expensive but worth it for a special treat.

Thank katyop86
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Love this little gem! Whether you're sitting outside in the warm weather or inside on a cold winter night, Elm Street Oyster House never fails!

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Choose your shellfish or fish, have it cooked the way you like it and enjoy two side dishes for a reasonable cost. It's always my husband's first choice.

Thank JBB28
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We expected to get together without the husbands. We had such a great time they went for dinner later in the week. We had oysters; which I am not typically prone to enjoying. However they were served to perfection along with the other small plates....More

Thank BethMTrip
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27 March 2018|
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Response from richardallan2016 | Reviewed this property |
Full bar and good
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Response from Ed H | Reviewed this property |
11 West Elm St just off Greenwich Ave
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 75
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 W Elm St, Greenwich, CT 06830-6433
    (Greenwich Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Greenwich
  • Phone Number: +1 203-629-5795
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