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Malpeque Oyster Barn

10 Malpeque Wharf Road | malpeque. p.e.i., Malpeque, Prince Edward Island, Canada
+1 902-836-3999
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (144 reviews)
“lobster roll” (23 reviews)
“chowder” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Malpeque Wharf Road | malpeque. p.e.i., Malpeque, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I always make a visit to this place for lunch during my annual visit to PEI to visit family. The oysters are fresh from the dock, and the service is friendly. I always order the extra-large oysters, although they are a bit pricey ($4,.00 each)....More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for a dozen large at lunch and definitely weren't disappointed. They were extremely fresh and juicy. And with very green shells - a great sign of freshness. Very small family restaurant so you need to time things right to get a seat -...More

Thank MrESP2013
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Little hole in the wall, go upstairs to tiny Resturant, husband does oysters, I do not, he said they were outstanding! Right in the water. I have the fish chowder. Very good! We bought some smoked salmon on way out, lady let us sample it....More

Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped here after an awful experience at another restaurant just looking for some.fresh oysters. They took us in no reservations and was busy. Guy was so friendly and girl... And they were fresh tasty and horseradish sauce was very good. Stop here worth it...

Thank Jasmine S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Overcharged me by $10 before I added tip! Check your bill against what you order! Food was good but really slimy tactics at checkout. Beware.

Thank RC967
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a walk in and got the last table. I would highly suggest booking a reservation as there were numerous groups turned away. We started with a half dozen of the small oysters. They were by far the best oysters we have ever had....More

Thank laramatt2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm from Louisiana and North Carolina where there are awesome oysters. BUT these were fantastic and oh so delicious. Not only that, the place is charming and has a fun location. The shucker was award winningly superb and all staff were congenial. We were there...More

Thank Virginiaphd
Reviewed 1 week ago

We read about the Malpeque Oyster Barn in a PEI travel book and happened upon the out of the way restaurant while driving around the island. Being from the south we were familiar with Apalachicola gulf oysters and had always heard about Malpeque oysters. We...More

2  Thank Kenmac50
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for lunch and there was a wait of 1 hour for non reservations and 20 min wait if you had reservations. We ordered take out and was told it would be 10 minutes to for salads, chowder and a wrap. After 30 minutes it...More

1  Thank VermontDonna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Malpeque oysters are famous so we searched for a place for the 3 men to participate in the Malpeque experience. The women were less interested. Personally,I can't get by the sliminess!! The restaurant indeed resembles a barn with a nice water view.They had space to...More

Thank Cass8-4U
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23 July 2016|
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Response from IslandGirl2009 | Reviewed this property |
I work here and I definitely recommend you make reservations!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Malpeque Wharf Road | malpeque. p.e.i., Malpeque, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Malpeque
  • Phone Number: +1 902-836-3999
Located right on the Malpeque Harbour, the Malpeque Oyster Barn is a seasonal family run resturant serving fresh locally sourced island products and seafood. We specialize in shellfish, and offer a variety of local ales and wines to go with your meal. Come check us out, but be sure to book a reservation!
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