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The 15 Best Seafood Restaurants In San Antonio

Updated: July 5, 2022

If you’re looking for the most decadent and satisfying seafood in San Antonio you will find it at these restaurants. We did the grind and analyzed the top review sites and food publications to find the best seafood in San Antonio. For the best freshly caught crawfish, tuna, and salmon head to these fantastic dining destinations.

Find the perfect Seafood spot

Bohanan's Prime Steak and Seafood

American, $$$$, DowntownAmerican, $$$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • USA Today

    Best Seafood in San Antonio

    USA Today
  • Hoodline, 2018

    San Antonio's 5 best spots to indulge in seafood

    Hoodline, 2018

Bliss

American, $$$$, LavacaAmerican, $$$$San Antonio, Lavaca
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • SA Current, 2018

    20 Seafood Dishes in San Antonio to Get You Through This Lenten Season

    SA Current, 2018
  • USA Today

    Best Romantic Dining in San Antonio

    USA Today

Ernesto's Mexican Specialties

Mexican, $$, San AntonioMexican, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2019

    10 Seafood Restaurants In San Antonio, Texas

    Trip 101, 2019
  • SA Current, 2019

    Where to Find the Best Seafood in San Antonio

    SA Current, 2019

Rebelle

New American, $$$, DowntownNew American, $$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2020

    Treat yourself at San Antonio's 4 top spots for fancy seafood

    Hoodline, 2020
  • USA Today

    Best Romantic Dining in San Antonio

    USA Today

Pinch Boil House

Asian, $$, DowntownAsian, $$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • SA Current, 2019

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    SA Current, 2019
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    SA Current, 2019

Smashin Crab

Creole, $$, Alamo Farmsteads-Babcock RoadCreole, $$San Antonio, Alamo Farmsteads-Babcock Road
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    5 top spots for seafood in San Antonio

    Hoodline, 2019
  • Trip 101, 2019

    10 Seafood Restaurants In San Antonio, Texas

    Trip 101, 2019

Cappy's Restaurant

New American, $$, San AntonioNew American, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • CultureTrip, 2019

    Top 10 Brunch Spots in San Antonio, Texas

    CultureTrip, 2019
  • SA Current, 2016

    20 Ways to Brunch in San Antonio

    SA Current, 2016

Southerleigh Oyster Bar

American, $$, Tobin HillAmerican, $$San Antonio, Tobin Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2022

    The 15 Essential San Antonio Restaurants

    Eater, 2022

The Lighthouse Seafood

Peruvian, $$, Los Angeles Heights - KeystonePeruvian, $$San Antonio, Los Angeles Heights - Keystone
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • SA Current, 2019

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    SA Current, 2019
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Explore the 5 most popular spots in San Antonio's Los Angeles Heights - Keystone neighborhood

    Hoodline, 2019

Signature

American, $$$, San AntonioAmerican, $$$San Antonio
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • SA Current, 2018

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    SA Current, 2018
  • SA Current, 2020

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    SA Current, 2020

Chart House

American, $$$, DowntownAmerican, $$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5
  • USA Today

    Best Seafood in San Antonio

    USA Today
  • Trip 101, 2019

    10 Seafood Restaurants In San Antonio, Texas

    Trip 101, 2019

Boudro's On the River Walk

American, $$$, DowntownAmerican, $$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    5 top spots for seafood in San Antonio

    Hoodline, 2019
  • SA Current, 2021

    These San Antonio restaurants are serving up Mom-worthy brunches

    SA Current, 2021

El Siete Mares

Mexican, $$, Prospect HillMexican, $$San Antonio, Prospect Hill
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
  • SA Current, 2019

    Where to Find the Best Seafood in San Antonio

    SA Current, 2019
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Explore the 4 most popular spots in San Antonio's Prospect Hill neighborhood

    Hoodline, 2019

Little Em's Oyster Bar

American, $$, King WilliamAmerican, $$San Antonio, King William
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • SA Current, 2021

    22 essential San Antonio seafood restaurants

    SA Current, 2021
  • SA Current, 2022

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    SA Current, 2022

Range

American, $$$, DowntownAmerican, $$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5
  • USA Today

    Best Seafood in San Antonio

    USA Today
  • SA Current, 2020

    The Most Beautiful Restaurants in San Antonio

    SA Current, 2020

How did we curate this list?

Choosing the right spot for Seafood can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. We pored over ratings for 6852 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in San Antonio and 747 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Hoodline and Eater had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Hoodline - Explore the 4 most popular spots in San Antonio's Prospect Hill neighborhood, Hoodline - Explore the 5 most popular spots in San Antonio's Los Angeles Heights - Keystone neighborhood and Eater - The 15 Essential San Antonio Restaurants. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. These ten options are sure to delight.

Frequently asked questions

Bliss, Cappy's Restaurant, and Pinch Boil House are the highest-rated seafood spots for a pick-up order in San Antonio.

Bliss, Brasserie Mon Chou Chou, and Rebelle are the highest-rated seafood spots for lunch in San Antonio.

Bliss, Brasserie Mon Chou Chou, and Rebelle are the highest-rated seafood spots to get a quick lunch in San Antonio.

There are 300 seafood spots in San Antonio.

Bliss, Brasserie Mon Chou Chou, and Rebelle are the highest-rated seafood spots for dinner in San Antonio.

Drink pairing tips for Seafood

  • The ideal pairing for tempura prawn handroll

    Experts suggest pairing a tempura prawn handroll with a glass of Vinho Verde Rose, a popular white wine.


  • Pair Rueda with fish and chips

    If your food palns include Fish and chips, then you should consider helping it along with some white wine. We find that a Rueda, with its hits of citrus, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

Interesting facts about Seafood

  • A day about seafood

    All good things should be celebrated! In The United States they understand this and have chosen to dedicate October, October to celebrating National Seafood Month.

  • The record holder

    In February of 2018, a massive fish and chips was weighed that tipped the scales at 121 pounds and 3 ounces!

  • A killer pairing

    Surely you’ve tried green tea with your sushi? It’s a classic pairing.

Parking tips

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking. 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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