Tempest Oyster Bar

$$$ • Seafood

120 E Wilson St Suite 3, Madison
(608) 258-1443


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Tempest Oyster Bar

Fantastic service, excellent cocktails, impeccably prepared and presented dishes. The Smokestack was a gorgeous tower of deliciousness. The halibut while perhaps a touch dry was fresh and tasty and served with perfectly seasoned greens. Key lime pie was a wonderful way to end the meal, just sweet enough. For the price of a normal cup of coffee in most restaurants they bring you a French press of your chosen grind. Definitely recommend!

The food and overall experience was good. If you don't like oysters, the appetizer selection is limited. Don't read anything negative into this review. It's a solid restaurant that I would recommend if someone is interested in seafood. It is on the pricey side for what you get.

We took a chance on trying a new restaurant for our first wedding anniversary dinner...and it was a worthwhile gamble! After we were seated in a cozy, quiet little corner of the lovely dining room with some soft natural light streaming in the window next to us, we met our FANTASTIC server John who offered excellent, spot-on recommendations. We had the Awniker cocktail (so different and interesting!), a Bordeaux Blanc wine, oysters (two east coast, two west coast--see pics for...read full review

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Monday 4 - 10PM
Tuesday 4 - 10PM
Wednesday 4 - 10PM
Thursday 4 - 10PM
Friday 4 - 10PM
Saturday 4 - 10PM
Sunday Closed

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