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The Oceanaire Seafood Room

40 Court St. Send to Phone
Oceanaire offers an extensive selection of seafood and an enormous raw bar in an attractive setting.


Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly

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The Oceanaire Seafood Room, Boston, MA

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The Oceanaire Seafood Room Restaurant Review

: The Oceanaire Seafood Room, located in the former US Trust Bank space abutting Government Center and City Hall Plaza, is where neighboring politicos come for an expense account meal. The extensive menu changes daily and features a good variety of hot and cold appetizers, like spicy tuna poke and shrimp and grits. The Oceanaire takes seafood seriously, offering an array of local dishes --- Massachusetts flounder and New Bedford sea scallops --- as well as specialties including sesame-crusted Hawaiian tuna. Iceland Arctic char and Bay of Fundy salmon are examples of seafood that can be simply grilled, seared or broiled. The 22-ounce bone-in rib-eye was a nice surprise; its quality was on par with those available at the major steakhouses. Sides are generously portioned and served à la carte. Don't miss the hashed browns, which can also be prepared "a la Oceanaire" (with Tabasco sauce and bacon). Baked Alaska is among desserts. Happy hour at the bar is weekdays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.; expect fish tacos, Parmesan truffle fries and mini filet mignon sliders.

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