One of the best seafood restaurants in Boston, Island Creek Oyster Bar is an upscale spot located in Fenway neighborhood. As can be drawn from its name, this is a spot for oyster and raw bar lovers. Inside a modern, gold and silver motif creates an atmosphere that’s suited for a romantic night on the town, nice family dinners and business lunches.
Island Creek Oyster Bar is located in the heart of one of Boston’s most vibrant neighborhoods–Fenway. Just steps from the Kenmore subway stop, it’s an easy stop-off point on your way to watch a Red Sox game, or bar hopping around the area. Island Creek Oyster Bar is within walking distance of the Fens—one of Boston’s most eclectic and sprawling parks—as well as the Museum of Fine Arts.
What to Try
Begin your meal at Island Creek Oyster Bar with a plate of oysters and other shellfish. From littlenecks to cherry stones to oysters from all over New England, the options are as plentiful, fresh and eclectic as you’ll find in Boston. Other popular starters include the salmon tartare, clam chowder and smoked bluefish pate.
Daily fish selections keep your main course options at Island Creek Oyster Bar in season and new. Options like local scallops, lobster & shrimp bouillabaisse and East Coast Halibut served over a ricotta gnocchi have all been popular options to grace the menu. For those who aren’t the biggest fans of seafood, the restaurant also serves options from the land like roasted chicken, skirt steak and burgers.
Wrap up your meal at Island Creek Oyster Bar with something sweet. We are fans of the Apple Sticky Toffee Pudding served with Bantam Hard Cider Ice Cream, as well as the Banoffee Pie served with dulce de leche and banana.