9.8
TVFScore

Grand Central Oyster Bar & Restaurant

89 East 42nd Street, New York, NY

Summary

Grand Central Oyster Bar is an iconic seafood restaurant in New York City serving fresh seafood dishes in a historic setting. Located in Grand Central Station, it has been serving classic seafood dishes since 1913.

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Old School 07-04-2011

Scott Conant - Oysters Rockerfeller

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Cuisines & Features

  • Traditional American
  • Seafood
  • Local Favorite
  • Private Rooms
  • Online Reservations
  • Group Dining
  • Bar Scene
  • Business Dining
  • Dine At The Bar
  • Notable Wine List
  • Historic Setting

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