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The 9 Best Seafood Restaurants In Denver

Updated: May 2, 2022

If you’re looking for the most decadent and satisfying seafood in Denver you will find it at these restaurants. We analyzed millions of diner and critic reviews from the best sites for the freshest seafood places in Denver. So the next time you need coconut shrimp, calamari, or some creamy seafood chowder head to these top spots!

Find the perfect Seafood spot

Jax Fish House LoDo

American, $$$, Union StationAmerican, $$$Denver, Union Station
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Zagat, 2014

    3 Big Seafood Myths You Can Forget About

    Zagat, 2014
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    2021 Best Seafood Restaurants in Denver/Colorado Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

Ocean Prime

New American, $$$$, Union StationNew American, $$$$Denver, Union Station
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • CultureTrip, 2016

    The Best Places to Get Seafood In Denver

    CultureTrip, 2016
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Seafood Restaurants in Denver, CO

    Three Best Rated

Guard and Grace

New American, $$$, Central Business DistrictNew American, $$$Denver, Central Business District
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2018

    The Guide to Denver's Top Seafood Restaurants

    Eater, 2018
  • Eater, 2019

    7 of Denver’s Tastiest Oyster Happy Hours

    Eater, 2019

Fish N Beer

American, $$, Five PointsAmerican, $$Denver, Five Points
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2018

    The Guide to Denver's Top Seafood Restaurants

    Eater, 2018
  • Eater, 2019

    7 of Denver’s Tastiest Oyster Happy Hours

    Eater, 2019

Ototo

Japanese, $$$, Platt ParkJapanese, $$$Denver, Platt Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2017

    Where to Catch Whole Fish in Denver

    Eater, 2017
  • Eater, 2018

    The Most Underrated Restaurants in Denver

    Eater, 2018

Stoic & Genuine

American, $$, Union StationAmerican, $$Denver, Union Station
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    2021 Best Seafood Restaurants in Denver/Colorado Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life
  • Eater, 2018

    The Guide to Denver's Top Seafood Restaurants

    Eater, 2018

Hop Alley

Asian, $$$, Five PointsAsian, $$$Denver, Five Points
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2017

    Where to Catch Whole Fish in Denver

    Eater, 2017
  • Eater, 2017

    The 2017 Guide to Getting Away From Denver Restaurant Week

    Eater, 2017

Humboldt Kitchen + Bar

New American, $$$, City Park WestNew American, $$$Denver, City Park West
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2018

    The Guide to Denver's Top Seafood Restaurants

    Eater, 2018
  • Eater, 2016

    The Ultimate Guide to Oysters in Denver

    Eater, 2016

Tavernetta

Italian, $$$, Union StationItalian, $$$Denver, Union Station
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2020

    16 Downtown Lunch Options for Every Occasion

    Eater, 2020
  • USA Today

    Best Romantic Dining in Denver

    USA Today

How does it work?

We know how tough it is to find the best Seafood in Denver. We analyzed 681 lists and articles from top sources like Eater and USA Today, 7480 Denver restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. These spots have been featured in Eater - The 2017 Guide to Getting Away From Denver Restaurant Week, Eater - The Most Underrated Restaurants in Denver and USA Today - Best Romantic Dining in Denver. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. The restaurants featured above represent the best of the best in Denver Seafood.

Frequently asked questions

Taco Bar is a food stand that serves seafood in Denver.

Jax Fish House LoDo, Suvipa Thai Food, and Temaki Den are the highest-rated spots for seafood delivery in Denver.

Tavernetta, Cart-Driver, and Mercantile Dining & Provision are the highest-rated seafood spots for lunch in Denver.

Jax Fish House LoDo, Suvipa Thai Food, and Temaki Den are the highest-rated seafood spots for take-out in Denver.

Jax Fish House LoDo, Temaki Den, and Brasserie Brixton are the highest-rated seafood spots for a pick-up order in Denver.

Drink pairing tips for Seafood

  • The perfect complement to fish and chips


    When ordering fish and chips, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Rueda, a popular white wine.

  • Vinho Verde Rose with your tempura prawn handroll

    When considering what goes best with tempura prawn handroll, we recommend a glass of Vinho Verde Rose, it truly complements the dish as it the carbonation will cut through heavier flavors of the batter.


Interesting facts about Seafood

  • A long time ago

    The lobster roll was only thought up in 1929! We wonder what people ever did without some good lobster roll in their lives...

  • The ideal pairing

    If you’re gonna be eating sushi, then we’d advise washing it down with a nice green tea.

  • The best day for seafood

    If you’re ever in The United States during October, be ready to celebrate National Seafood Month.

Parking in the area

Getting a good parking spot in Denver can be tough, and it’s worse if you’re hungry. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Seafood spot.

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