Union Oyster House

Cuisine: American, Local Specialty, Seafood

Price: $$

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Oyster Bars: Union Oyster House is a taste of Boston history. Opened in 1826, and holding the title of America's oldest restaurant, Union Oyster House still offers one mean oyster bar. Just outside Faneuil Hall...  Read More
Seafood, Lunch: Established in 1826, this casual establishment is the oldest continuously operating restaurant in the US and consists of a dark, pub-like dining room, oyster bar, restaurant, and drink bar. John F....  Read More

Map / Directions Hours:

  • Restaurant: Sun-Thu 11am-9:30pm; Fri-Sat 11am-10pm
  • Bar: Daily 11am-Midnight

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • No cover charge

  • Oyster Bars: "Enjoy the oysters at the bar where you'll feel like a Patriot."
  • Seafood: "Enjoy oysters at the bar before making your way to table where you'll get a blast from the past in their authentic booths."
  • Best for Oyster Bars Because: Union Oyster House is the oldest oyster bar in Boston.
  • Best for Seafood Because: THe oldest continuously operating restaurant you'll find, The Union Oyster House is a must try for any seafood lover looking to mix history with dining.

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