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Sharks Seafood Bar & Steamer

852 SW Bay Blvd., Newport, OR 97365
+1 541-574-0590
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cioppino” (146 reviews)
“pasta” (28 reviews)
“super bowl” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Healthy, Soups, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
852 SW Bay Blvd., Newport, OR 97365
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I frequent the Newport coast every year and have my favorite places but this time I stumbled on to a special place for fresh steamed seafood which is great because I really hate when they take fresh seafood and fry it. Sharks is a little...More

Thank dave29222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cozy bayfront restaurant (fewer than 20 seats) serves huge portions of seafood, pasta and salads. We always leave with a "to go" box that's good for another meal. The Ciopino is excellent, as is the Linguini with Clams -- and there are more than...More

Thank reedopera
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing, fresh, and very large portions. Had a crab dinner and seafood gumbo. Expected the crab to be good (it was!!) but surprised at the quality of the gumbo; rock fish, clams, prawns, and shrimp. One of the best parts of dinner was the crisp...More

Thank amelia2424
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Cioppino is one of my favorite fish dishes, so after reading the reviews we had to go to Sharks! At first we weren't sure if we were in the right place, as it is very small and looks like a locals only coffee shop! I...More

Thank LoriDeOregon
Reviewed 3 May 2017

A friend recommended the restaurant and she was on the mark. Service and food were very good. This is not a large establishment so call ahead to make sure can get in.

Thank RLCAloha
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Went to this small but colorful restaurant last night. The service (Karin..unsure of spelling) was absolutely wonderful. Friendly and enthusiastic but not too much so. But the food. Dear Lord, why has no one else hit upon the idea of cioppino and pasta? Best. thing....More

Thank lisainnorthidaho
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a small friendly restaurant along the waterfront. The waitress was extremely friendly. She came out while we were looking at the menu. We looked at other restaurants and came back to this one. We were glad we did. The dish we split contained...More

Thank wdewaal
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Cozy restaurant with exceptional food! Prawns were expertly prepared as was my husband's fish. Everything so fresh and service friendly. Pricey but worth the visit! My only complaint is that the salad and entree are served on the same plate. Salad was a surprise though...More

Thank TerryGator
Reviewed 3 March 2017

After a gap of two years, we found ourselves sitting up at the bar again watching all the food being freshly prepared right in front of us in the amazing steam-cooking set-up. Again, we were warmly welcomed even though they were busy. The Cioppino was...More

Thank PDXPortland
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Had a smaller portion of the Cioppino and still had enough for a second meal. Super fresh seafood, base was not acidic and flavor blend was incredibly well done. BEST I have ever had. -Most options are gluten free. -Large portions of quality food -Superb...More

Thank OregonBliss
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Response from SharksSeafoodBar | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for the inquiry.. Our entrees start at $15. A complete adult visit usually runs around $25 per person with drinks although we also have high end meals like crab and fish that are based on market price that... More
23 April 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:15 - 21:00
16:15 - 21:00
16:15 - 21:00
16:15 - 21:00
16:15 - 21:00
16:15 - 21:30
16:15 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 852 SW Bay Blvd., Newport, OR 97365
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 541-574-0590
  • E-mail
Sharks will be closed for the 4th of July. 7 days a week until school starts here. Casual & cozy mom & pop seafood restaurant est. 1995. Healthy, non-fried, perfectly cooked seafood. Prepared in unique steam kettles. Known especially for our tasty Cioppino and Seafood Entrees. "Finest Steamed Seafood on the West Coast" Fish & crab entrees, gumbo, curry. Fresh Oysters, crab, shrimp, clams, salads. Gluten free choices. Beer, wine & cocktails. Dinner only, hours vary by season, Chk our website or FB for current info. Enjoy our historic Newport Bayfront.
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