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The 15 Best Seafood Restaurants Near Wilmington

Updated: June 28, 2022

If you’re looking for the most decadent and satisfying seafood in Wilmington 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 Wilmington. For the best freshly caught crawfish, tuna, and salmon head to these fantastic dining destinations.

Find the perfect Seafood spot

Sakura Japanese Sushi Restaurant

Japanese, $$, WilmingtonJapanese, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Toscana to Go

Italian, $$, WilmingtonItalian, $$Wilmington, Trolley Square
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

La Fia

French, $$$, WilmingtonFrench, $$$Wilmington, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Jae Seafood by Tommy

$$, Wilmington$$Wilmington
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Walter's Steakhouse

$$$, Wilmington$$$Wilmington, Little Italy
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Harry's Savoy Grill

American, $$$, WilmingtonAmerican, $$$Wilmington
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Buckley's Tavern

American, $$, WilmingtonAmerican, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Feby's Fishery

$$, Wilmington$$Wilmington
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Mikimotos Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar

Japanese, $$, WilmingtonJapanese, $$Wilmington, Midtown Brandywine
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Le Shio

Asian, $$, WilmingtonAsian, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Banks' Seafood Kitchen and Raw Bar

American, $$$, WilmingtonAmerican, $$$Wilmington, Justison Landing
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Sullivan's Steakhouse

$$$, Wilmington$$$Wilmington
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Le Cavalier At The Green Room

French, $$, WilmingtonFrench, $$Wilmington, Downtown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Kyoto Japanese Restaurant

Japanese, $$, WilmingtonJapanese, $$Wilmington
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Jessop's Tavern

American, $$, New CastleAmerican, $$New Castle
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

How was this list created?

We know how tough it is to find the best Seafood in Wilmington. We pored over ratings for 16402 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Wilmington and 770 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The spots that made the cut have been featured in . We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. These ten options are sure to delight.

FAQ

There are 53 seafood spots in Wilmington.

Ciro Food & Drink, Eclipse Bistro, and Pizzeria Maki are the highest-rated seafood spots for take-out in Wilmington.

Ciro Food & Drink, Eclipse Bistro, and DE Slider are the highest-rated seafood spots for lunch in Wilmington.

Eclipse Bistro, DE Slider, and Pizzeria Maki are the highest-rated seafood spots for a pick-up order in Wilmington.

302foodplug is the highest-rated food truck that serves seafood in Wilmington.

Drink pairing tips for Seafood

  • Pair Vinho Verde Rose with tempura prawn handroll

    When considering how to best enjoy your tempura prawn handroll, we would highlight how well a glass of Vinho Verde Rose complements the dish as it the carbonation will cut through heavier flavors of the batter.


  • Rueda and 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.

  • The ideal pairing for fish and chips

    Experts suggest pairing a fish and chips with a glass of Pale Ale, a popular beer.


Fun facts about Seafood

  • National Seafood Month in The United States

    October in The United States, people celebrate seafood and chow down for National Seafood Month!

  • A match made in heaven: green tea & sushi

    One should always compliment their food with a drink that doesn't take away from the meal. If it’s sushi you’re eating, we recommend pairing it with a green tea. The delicate, earthy flavor flavors of the green tea won’t detract from the flavors of your sushi.

  • The original fish and chips

    The fish and chips was only thought up in 1860s! We wonder what people ever did without some good fish and chips in their lives...

Parking info

Getting a good parking spot in Wilmington 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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