August 5 is the perfect holiday for all you seafood lovers out there as it is National Oyster Day. Restaurants in Miami are offering deals to celebrate. We’ve rounded up some of the best ones at places across the city, which you can check out below.
The Local House
Popular South of Fifth eatery, The Local House will celebrate National Oyster Day with a special boozy cocktail, Oyster & Vodka Are Up To No Good priced at $16. Made with vodka, Lillet Blanc, dry vermouth, a twist of lemon and you guessed it…two oysters, this cocktail is sure to please any bivalve fan. The specialty drink is also served with Tabasco and a lemon wedge on the side for an added kick.
Market at Edition
Oyster lovers can stop by Market at Edition’s nightly Oysters & Rosé celebration and enjoy a daily selection of oysters priced at $2 each as well as select bites for $10 including Crispy Calamari with a citrus chili sauce. Diners can pair their oyster selection with a crisp glass of rosé for $10 or seasonal cocktails including the Summer Aperol Spritz and Market Punch as well as select wines by the glass and beers for $5-10.
To celebrate National Oyster Day guests can head to BLT Prime, for a special week long promo that includes ½ dozen oysters and a glass of Caprice de Clementine Rosé for $20 and is available from Monday, August 5, 2019 through Friday, August 9, 2019. BLT Prime is located at Trump National Doral Miami®, 4400 NW 87th Avenue. Reservations at (305) 591-6606 or online via https://bltrestaurants.com/blt-prime/miami/.
The trendy Coconut Grove bar, The Commodore, invites guests to partake of Oyster Day with $1 oysters all evening (5PM-11PM). The Commodore is located at 3300 SW 27th Avenue at The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami. www.thecommodorecg.com.
Isabelle’s Grill Room & Garden
The chic Coconut Grove eatery, Isabelle’s is inviting diners to enjoy a special in honor of Oyster Day. Available during Dinner (5PM-10PM), Isabelle’s is offering a deal that cannot be beat—Oysters Rockefeller for $15 (5 pieces).Isabelle’s Grill Room and Garden is located at 3300 SW 27th Avenue at The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami. For reservations, call (305) 400-0562 www.isabellescoconutgrove.com
Lightkeepers located at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami is offering a $1 Oysters from 5PM – 8PM on Monday, August 5th. It’s the perfect addition to your favorite local brew or glass of bubbly. Lightkeepers is located at 455 Grand Bay Drive in Key Biscayne. For reservations, call (305) 365-4186; emailLKDiningReservations@ritzcarlton.com; or visit www.lightkeepersmiami.com.
Lure Fishbar is a treasure trove for seafoodies and, in celebration of National Oyster Day, guests can enjoy a flight of specialty oysters and a flute of Palmer & Co. Champagne for just $20. The flight includes oysters in three different preparations: Raw Kushi, Wasabi & Lemon-dressed Blue Point and a Fried Oyster with Salsa Cruda and Caviar. Oyster purists can also enjoy $1.50 raw oysters all night long on August 5th. Lure Fishbar is located in the historic St. Moritz building at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel at 1600 Collins Avenue. The restaurant is open for dinner nightly at 6PM. Valet parking is available. Telephone: (305) 695-4550; www.lurefishbar.com
Slurp down some briny bivalves by the bay on Oyster Day. The Rusty Pelican is offering a day-long special of East and West coast oysters for $2 each or $10 for a half-dozen. Rusty Pelican is located at 3201 Rickenbacker Causeway in Key Biscayne. Telephone: (305) 361-3818; www.therustypelican.com.
Executive Chef Josh Gripper is celebrating Oyster Day at his South Beach hotspot with two Dinner specials from 6:30PM-11PM. Diners can dive into Oysters Rockefeller for $18 (half-dozen) or a Buffalo Oyster Sandy ($5 each) with Nashville hot sauce, celery dressing, on a sesame seed bun. RWSB is located inside W South Beach Hotel & Residences, 2201 Collins Avenue, in Miami Beach. Telephone: (305) 938-3112; www.rwsbmiami.com
The rustic seafood eatery Burlock Coast Seafare & Spirits invites guests to kick back beachside and enjoy $1 oysters during lunch from 11:30AM – 4PM on Monday, August 5th. Burlock Coast is located at The Ritz-Carlton,Fort Lauderdale at 1 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard. For reservations: call (954) 302-6460 or email
Fort Lauderdale’s popular beachfront venue invites guests to indulge in $1 Oysters all night long in honor of National Oyster Day (4PM–10PM). DUNE is located at 2200 N. Ocean Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale. For more information, visit: www.dunefl.com or call (754) 900-4059.