Lobster dinner is served with clams- a great combination. It was a good sized lobster- a bit over a pound - and clams were plentiful. Corn on the cob was not good, but I didn't miss it. My husband had the crabby Janice, but didn't...More
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J's is now one of our Portland traditions. my first visit to J's was on a snowy cold February night with my daughter. We sat at a table by the bar and enjoyed The fact that everyone around the bar was friendly talking to one...More
We were wandering around on Commercial Street looking for a place to eat. It was 8pm on a Tuesday night. We happened to spy J's down a side street and decided to eat there after seeing how crowded it was on a Tuesday well after...More
Portions were smaller than expected...for the prices charged, we expected to have enough food to be full (after a long walk from the East End Beach)...we ended up ordering a 2nd round more over priced food for lunch...the scallops and oysters were good (once we...More
Two locals recommended this place and they were spot on! Had one of the best dinners of our vacation here last night with some friends that drove up from NH. Food was delicious and service was great. Would highly recommend J's Oyster!
J's Oyster is located right on the dock, and you can be seated outside looking at all the boats. It is a busy place. We went for lunch (I do not think I would recommend this place for dinner) and we had to wait to...More
Here is my go to restaurant for fresh oysters. Basically a small bar that has a few tables for small groups of four. Summertime they offer some outdoor seating but go on a day when there is no cruise ship in Portland as it is...More