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Shrimp Cocktail

843 King St W, Oshawa, Ontario L1J 2L4, Canada
+1 905-725-7500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (16 reviews)
“shrimp” (14 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
843 King St W, Oshawa, Ontario L1J 2L4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Happy to have booked our Anniversary Dinner at this great restaurant once again. We love the Shrimp Cocktail. Amazing service (thanks Dean), lovely surroundings, clean and friendly spot with an absolutely dynamite menu. Great wine list and dessert options as well. This is just a...More

Thank yachti
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been coming here sporadicaly since it opened in the 90's and ate there again last night. Loved the experience! The service was excellent and the food did not disappoint. The prices are comparable with other fine dining establishments in Durham. I will continue...More

Thank Trebronus
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We love coming to Shrimp Cocktails. There is a slightly different menu, smaller portion options available at the bar. Service is great and atmosphere is friendly

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We reserved a table for a 75th birthday party on a Saturday night. The restaurant was very accommodating. The atmosphere, service and food were great. Between us we enjoyed soups, salads and oysters as appetizers. We ordered a variety of entrees . Steaks, different pastas...More

Thank Trevor P
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I have been many times and raved so much about the Escargot my friend drove from Down town Toronto to meet me for lunch and give it a try. She was not disappointed. The Lobster Croissant was fabulous and she had the Salmon and Risotto...More

Thank 705countrygirl
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Went here for a wedding dinner and waited almost three hours for our meal. Would have walked out long before three hours were up. Food was not very good besides being cold. I would not recommend this place. Service staff were nice but they could...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The apetizers are very good! Had the halibut but was overcooked. Could of been an off night for them...

Thank Tripgoer10
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We sat upstairs and were very well looked after by Blair (despite him having a 50th birthday party and other tables to serve. My escargots and rainbow trout were extremely tasty. I loved the hot fresh bread . This hasn't been a restaurant I have...More

Thank TreadmillTina
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We went for a late lunch...around 2:30 p.m., and were greeted with a smile and a welcome asking us where we would like to sit. We didn't really know, so the waitress took us up a ramp to a large table for the three of...More

Thank Gerihs
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I had a calamari starter and the salmon risotto. It was a great meal. I was disappointed that there is no shellfish other than mussels, shrimp and the lobster bisque soup. I was hoping for crab and lobster. The restaurant is quite pricey overall. More...More

Thank deschweizify
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9 January 2015|
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Response from Danielle C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am pretty sure the question is not related to Shrimp Cocktail, are you referring to Iberostar Laguna Azul? If this is the case, it's a couple of dollars more per night, I don't remember exactly but it's not that big of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$78
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 843 King St W, Oshawa, Ontario L1J 2L4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa>  > Vanier
  • Neighbourhood: Vanier
  • Phone Number: +1 905-725-7500
Casual fine dining. Steakhouse, Seafood , pasta. Fresh ingrediants. House made stocks, dressings and sauces. Dietary restriction friendly.
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