8 Popular Places To Get Fresh Oysters In WNY

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Written by Emily Forkey

Published on July 25, 2022
Photo courtesy of Giancarlo’s Sicilian Steakhouse

Fresh oysters are a necessity to tantalize your taste buds this summer, so we came up with a list of places you have to try. Throughout Buffalo and across Western New York, there are a wide assortment of places where you can indulge in some of the best seafood – fresh oysters included.

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1. Remington Tavern

184 Sweeney St North Tonawanda / More Info >

The historic brick building located on the Erie Canal in North Tonawanda, NY has gone from a trolley barn to a spacious, industrial, modern, full-service restaurant with a casual atmosphere. Home to some of the best seafood around Buffalo with several desirable amenities such as: Live music, patio seating on the water, and a Happy Hour. Remington Tavern is the place to be this summer.

2. Fresh Catch Poke Co. & The Galley Lounge

Fresh Catch will lure you in with their Weekly Shuck Shack every Friday and Saturday. Here, you can experience the pure bliss of fresh oysters for an affordable price.

3. Hayes Seafood House

8900 Main St Clarence / More Info >

Hayes Seafood House offers a wide variety of Fresh Seafood products and entrees for the Western New York region including: Scallops, Shrimp, Clams, Salmon, Catfish, Calamari, Oysters, and more! Amenities include a patio area and a weekly Happy Hour.


4. Steak Stone & Sushi

Offers a raw oyster bar with both East Coast and West Coast oysters.

5. The Crabman Seafood Boil

341 Franklin St Buffalo / More Info >

The Crabman is home to ‘super seafood combos’ that will have your mouth watering in addition to their raw oyster bar!

Photo courtesy of Black and Blue Steak and Crab

6. Black & Blue Steak & Crab

5493 Sheridan Dr Amherst / More Info >

There are a plethora of fresh seafood options waiting for you at Black & Blue Steak & Crab off their starters menu, you’ll find their Oyster Sampler which you can choose between the small or large option.


Photo courtesy of Templeton Landing

7. Templeton Landing

2 Templeton Terrace Buffalo / More Info >

The allure of Templeton Landing is most certainly the beautiful outdoor seating which is perfect for summertime in Buffalo! Complemented by the Templeton Landing Fish Fry and Happy Hour, this fine dining opportunity on the waterfront is waiting for you. From their raw bar you’ll find chilled seasonal oysters complimented by cocktail sauce and the signature red wine mignonette.

8. The Grange

22 Main St Hamburg / More Info >

Since The Grange opened in Hamburg, it has served as the pinnacle of the area’s blossoming dining scene. This place is the perfect destination for a summertime meal with family and friends. Features include an outdoor patio seating and a bar area, highlighted by a daily selection of east coast oyster, seasonal mignonette, horseradish, and lemon.

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This post was originally published in July 2020 and has been updated.

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Written by <a href="" target="_self">Emily Forkey</a>

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