Charleston oyster season is in full swing, which means it’s a great time to pay a visit to Amen Street Fish & Raw Bar! We’re proud to offer one of the largest selections of oysters in town, alongside a number of other fresh fish and seafood options. Located on East Bay Street within walking distance of Charleston Harbor, Amen Street boasts an impressive seafood-centered menu in a relaxed atmosphere.
Locally Sourced Oysters & More
Amen Street’s raw bar menu features an incredibly large selection of oysters from the Charleston area and the entire Eastern seaboard. We’re proud to support local fishermen and the local fishing industry by featuring local catches on our menu.
Our House Oysters are from Chinco Salts, VA — choose a half or full dozen for yourself or to share. Other favorite oysters found on our menus include local selections, like oysters from Privateer Point (SC), Charleston Salts (SC), and Bluffton Wilds (SC).
Amen Street is unique in that we also offer a wide variety of oysters from distant locations, as well. Try a full range of oysters including options from Wellfleet (MA), Osprey Point (PEI), Sandy Bottom (MA), and more!
Many Oyster Preparations
In addition to a wide variety of oysters, we also offer many oyster preparations. Try them all!
- Half & Full Dozen Oysters (Raw)
- Baked Oysters (Appetizer) – Stuffed with spinach, tasso rockefeller sauce and parmesan
- Fried Oysters (Appetizer, or in Seafood Platter) – Served with side of homemade dill tartar
- Oyster Salads – Fried oysters can be added to any of our specialty salads
When Is Oyster Season?
Oyster season runs from October 1 to May 15. An old adage for oysters is that they’re in season during any month that ends in “R.” That means it’s prime time to sample some of Amen Street’s oysters!
Additional Seafood Options
Our fish menu offers a variety of other selections in addition to our impressive listing of oysters. Try our Combahee Clams or our Shrimp Ceviche, or choose any of our seasonal fresh fish options which can be herb seared, sautéed, or blackened to your liking.
Amen Street Is Your Go-To Spot For Oysters
Amen Street is happy to offer the freshest catches and one of the widest selections of oysters you’ll find in all of Charleston. Find us on East Bay Street and be sure to take full advantage of oyster season!