Buck-a-Shuck! Local Spots to Score $1 Oysters

Written by Maired McGonagle

The warm weather has finally rolled into our neighborhood which means it’s totally outdoor oyster season. And everyone knows oysters taste that much better when they’re only a dollar ☺ Here are top picks for $1 oysters this summer:

Barlows 241 A Street – Enjoy dollar oysters in this A Street spot on Monday, from 3 p.m. until they run out; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar 412 West Broadway– These dollar beauties are best enjoyed with a coconut margarita (or three)!  Buck a shuck takes place on Monday!

224 Boston – 224 Boston St.  – 224’s Raw Bar is now open! Sunday – Thursday enjoy $1 oysters 5pm – 7pm, also fresh ceviches and crudo!

Lower Mills Tavern 2269 Dorchester Ave.- Fresh from the ocean, $1 oysters are available Monday, from 5 p.m. to sell-out

Savin Bar + Kitchen 112 Savin Hill Ave Dorchester—Okay, so not in Southie, but a great excuse to travel to our neighbors in Savin Hill for Happy Hour and dollar oysters Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Legal Sea Foods (all locations!) – Head on over to the Seaport Monday-Thursday for dollar oysters with a view!

Ashmont Grill – 555 Talbot Ave., Dorchester – One of our favorite Dorchester spots, The Ashmont Grill offers $1 oysters on Buck a Shuck Thursdays!  Enjoy them on their patio and wash ’em down with one of their delicious signature cocktails!

What did we miss? Share your “pearls of wisdom” and let us know your favorite oyster spot.

Here’s a full list of $1 Oysters in Boston and Beyond.