j_sheekey_oyster_bar
Cuisine: Seafood
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Address: 3-34 St Martin's Court, London WC2N 4AL

Website: Visit restaurant website

Telephone: +44 20 7240 2565

Right next to the legendary seafood restaurant, this “more informal eaterie with seating around an elegant horseshoe-shaped bar” opened in 2008 and offers a similar menu of fresh fish, oysters and other seafood… from jsheekeyoysterbar.co.uk

Latest reviews of J Sheekey Oyster Bar

Zoe_Strimpel

Zoe Strimpel, City A.M.

19 April 2011

Octopus with chorizo arrived (we’d been tantalised by the odour of its preparation) – tender, fragrant little white wheels surrounded by garlicky meat and broth. Razor clams were also meatier than usual, with a welcome heft and alpha punch…

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Time_Out

Time Out Editors, Time Out

14 May 2009

Its appeal lies largely in the opportunity to eat well, simply and conveniently at such a grandly proportioned and convivial bar…

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giles_coren

Giles Coren, The Times

28 March 2009

At Sheekey there are no faltering first lines. The boys on the front desk twinkle and shine like the stars of the show they are. And they treat everyone who comes in as if they were famous, because they usually are…

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John_Walsh

John Walsh, The Independent

14 March 2009

Sheekey’s Oyster Bar is a dream of a venue – chic, buzzing, convivial. The food, though the portions are small, is actually fine. You want to love it all. So how can they be so slapdash about temperatures?…

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What the Critics say

Zoe_Strimpel

Zoe Strimpel, City A.M.

19 April 2011

Octopus with chorizo arrived (we’d been tantalised by the odour of its preparation) – tender, fragrant little white wheels surrounded by garlicky meat and broth. Razor clams were also meatier than usual, with a welcome heft and alpha punch…

Read full review »
Time_Out

Time Out Editors, Time Out

14 May 2009

Its appeal lies largely in the opportunity to eat well, simply and conveniently at such a grandly proportioned and convivial bar…

Read full review »
giles_coren

Giles Coren, The Times

28 March 2009

At Sheekey there are no faltering first lines. The boys on the front desk twinkle and shine like the stars of the show they are. And they treat everyone who comes in as if they were famous, because they usually are…

Read full review »
John_Walsh

John Walsh, The Independent

14 March 2009

Sheekey’s Oyster Bar is a dream of a venue – chic, buzzing, convivial. The food, though the portions are small, is actually fine. You want to love it all. So how can they be so slapdash about temperatures?…

Read full review »
davidsexton

David Sexton, Evening Standard

24 December 2008

It’s about the most convincing seafood bar in town. The service is Gallic, charming, expert — and most of the food is prepared before your eyes…

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AA_Gill

AA Gill, The Sunday Times

21 December 2008

Most dishes were under a tenner; there’s an £8.75 lunch special, and I can’t fault it. This is a fine addition to Richard Caring’s lucky-charm food chain. And a perfect place for a discreet office romance…

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