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Great Bay Oyster House

109 E Poinsett St, Greer, SC 29651-3405
+1 864-879-1030
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (28 reviews)
“sushi” (12 reviews)
“risotto” (5 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Sushi
$$ - $$$
109 E Poinsett St, Greer, SC 29651-3405
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our first visit. Yes a local place. For starters we had the she crab soup and the chowder. The she crab was watery, not much crab meat. Wife had scallops ("some of the best she has had") and I had the salmon (perfectly cooked, great...More

Thank Ron T
Reviewed 1 week ago

really enjoyed our trip to the oyster house last night. He tried to walk into other places in Greer on a sat night but got turned away. The oyster house was also busy but they were able to fit us in. Food was great, atmosphere...More

Thank irish75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been here twice with different parties and all enjoyed it. The Apalachicola oysters are fantastic. Front of the house is very loud, back is quieter.

Thank Harry S
Reviewed 26 January 2018

I'll get the only two minor issues out of the way: the New England clam chowder needs a clam-flavor boost. It had quite a few clams, but the flavor just wasn't there. Full disclosure: We're FROM New England, so we have had a whole lot...More

Thank pjrk1956
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Excellent food, good service and reasonable priced. I recommend the shrimp and grits.. I try to eat there at least one time per month with friends.

Thank Harold P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We were excited to try this established restaurant in downtown Greer since it’s close enough for us to walk to. Unfortunately the food was just OK. and too pricey for OK food.

Thank TGBenfield
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

GBOH has the best crab cakes south of the mason dixon line. I have been here several times and the food never disappoints. Their shrimp and grits are epic. Nice casual atmosphere. My daughter swears by their sushi,(i don't eat fish bait). This is a...More

Thank Pete R
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The family and I visited for the first time last night and we weren’t disappointed. The raw oysters were sweet and I also had the salmon with risotto that was great!! Kids loved the chicken barbecue nachos!

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

What our group ate: Charred oysters, oyster poor-boy, clam chowder, crab cake sandwich, catch of the day (grouper), shrimp Poor-boy. How was it: it WAS ALL GREAT! My bro-in-law was raised by parents who were both from New England so he had knows clam chowder...More

1  Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Love Great Bay Oyster House!! The staff is outstanding. Always attentive to your every need. Food, well what can I say? ! The oysters speak for themselves. Love the spicy sausage dip and the clam chowder is to die for. It is by far the...More

Thank justified48
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Lorayne P
16 July 2016|
Response from CookerOfFaith40 | Reviewed this property |
They have oysters, shrimp, & more. I cannot recall all of them. They should have a menu on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 E Poinsett St, Greer, SC 29651-3405
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greer
  • Phone Number: +1 864-879-1030
  • E-mail
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