- Neighborhood: Center City
- 1516 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA
- Phone: 215-567-7683
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- Cuisine: Seafood
- Price: $$$
- Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
We hardly need an excuse to hang out in the beautiful dining room at Oyster House, leisurely devouring those fresh, briny snacks from the sea.
But this Saturday, shellfish fans will have the chance to try some extra-special oysters: the master shuckers will be featuring only varieties of locally farmed oysters and clams — six varieties — raised in New Jersey waters.
Oh, and when you buy a dozen, you’ll get a free scoop of oyster ice cream. Yum?
Back in the beginning of the summer, we updated our 50 Best Restaurants list. And in doing so, we flipped the script on the way we do things around here. Instead of a biennial update (like we used to do), instead of an annual update (like we did between 2014 and 2016), and instead of a biannual update (our most recent method), we promised a seasonal update, because in 2017, in our food scene, everything is seasonal — even our lists.
Which brings us to today, our first fall update. Read more »