New York’s 9 Best Oyster Happy Hour Deals

Oysters New York

Realizing oysters are in fact delicious, and not gross phlegm-like things is a true sign of maturing. But, for those balling on a budget oysters may not always be within the budget. So, we introduce you to the best places for happy hour deals on oysters in the city.

Check out these restaurants around the city for amazing happy hour deals on oysters as well as other appetizers and cocktails.

The Mermaid Inn

Operating for over ten years, with 3 locations within the city, The Mermaid Inn has become an NYC classic. The seafood restaurant has a daily happy hour between 4pm to 6:40pm (times may vary from locations) with a selection of east coast oysters for a buck a shuck!

Where to find them: Find all three of their locations here.

Bar Belly

A charming bar located in the Lower East Side, Bar Belly, is a NYC treasure. With a daily happy hour from 4:30pm to 7pm Thursday through Saturday, and 5pm to 7pm Sunday to Wednesday, you can enjoy buck-a-shuck oysters, $14 happy hour cocktails, and their take on a french fries cousin, Belly Tots.

Where to find them: 14B Orchard St.

Lure Fishbar

Located in the heart of SoHo, you are bound to be amazed by the quality and service at Lure Fishbar. You can experience two-for-one oysters, discounted cocktails, $10 wine and $6 beer everyday of the week from 4pm to 6pm.

Where to find them: 142 Mercer St.

The Roxy Bar

A go-to-spot for Tribeca’s locals, The Roxy Bar, is the perfect spot for a date or to catch up with old friends. Everyday from 4pm – 6pm, and all day on Mondays, you can get $2 oysters, $10 wine and $5 drafts!

Where to find them: 2 6th Ave

Bad Luck Bar

Head over to Brooklyn and you will fall in love with Bad Luck Bar. They boast an oyster happy hour special of 13 oysters plus two happy hour drinks for $33. This is the perfect spot for a solo date or to catch up with good company!

Where to find them: 492 Nostrand Ave.

Fish Cheeks

Located in NOHO, Fish Cheeks may be one of our faves. With a daily happy hour from 12pm to 6pm, it’s a large window to get your hands on their $11 half dozen oysters, $13 speciality cocktails and $7 beer!

Where to find them: 55 Bond St.

Nobody Told Me

If you are looking for fun cocktails, this is the spot for you! Located in Upper West Side, Nobody Told Me is the perfect spot for post work drinks or to catch up with pals. Offering a daily happy hour from 3pm to 6pm you’ll get oysters for $2 and a great selection of discounted beverages.

Where to find them: 951 Amsterdam Ave.


It stands for Ramen, Oysters, Kitchen, Cocktails… Don’t worry we didn’t understand at first either. ROKC is the perfect spot to start your evening. They offer a fresh oyster happy hour daily from 5pm until 7pm plus an amazing selection of unique cocktails!

Where to find them: 3452 Broadway


In business for nearly two decades, Marseille has become a cherished meeting place for many as the neighbourhood French brasserie. Dive into your oyster obsession for $1.50 a shuck with their daily oyster happy hour from 3:30pm to 5:30pm.

Where to find them: 630 9th Ave.

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