Happy hour is a good thing. An oyster special at happy hour is a downright beautiful thing. Whether they’re paired with a glass of champagne or enjoyed with horseradish, hot sauce, or some other condiment, fresh oysters always turn a casual bar experience into something special. In Las Vegas, it’s easy to track down oyster specials almost any night of the week. Here’s where to order them without spending more than few dollars.
Oysters in Downtown Summerlin
Andiron Steak & Sea’s Hamptons-inspired setting is the perfect place for enjoying seafood. The Downtown Summerlin restaurant offers an all-day happy hour on oysters every Tuesday. Diners can order oysters for $1.50 a piece in the lounge, bar, or patio.
Andiron Steak & Sea, Downtown Summerlin, 1720 Festival Plaza Drive; 702-685-8002
Oysters at Suncoast
Brigg’s Oyster Co. at the Suncoast offers periodic specials on oysters including $1 oysters every Thursday in November from 4:30 to 10 p.m. Diners can also nosh on seafood options including ahi tuna tacos, steamed clams, and crab cakes.
Brigg’s Oyster Co., Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive; 702-636-7111
$1 oysters at a neighborhood haunt
Every true Las Vegan knows that some of the best dining experiences can be found away from the Strip. This is also the case with oyster specials. Acclaimed neighborhood spot Other Mama serves $1 oysters all day every Monday along with $5 house wines, $3 draft beers, and other raw bar selections.
Other Mama, 3655 S. Durango Drive; Suite 6; 702-463-8382
Oysters at Red Rock
Diners can relax on the palm-shaded patio at Hearthstone Kitchen & Cellar at Red Rock Resort or inside the brick-walled dining room and order $1 oysters every Wednesday. The restaurant also offers a can’t-miss happy hour every Monday through Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. that includes additional dining specials plus discounted wine, beer, and well drinks.
Hearthstone, Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd.; 702-797-7344
Oysters in Chinatown
The secret is out on Las Vegas’ Chinatown as the must-try culinary neighborhood. For those craving fresh oysters in Chinatown, District One Kitchen & Bar is the place to go. The Asian restaurant, which is inspired by the flavors of Vietnam, Thailand, Japan, and China, offers $1.25 oysters as a part of its 5 to 7 p.m. happy hour Monday through Friday.
District One Kitchen & Bar, 3400 S. Jones Blvd., Suite 8; 702-413-6868