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The 10 Best Seafood Restaurants Near Palo Alto

Updated: October 6, 2021

There are few things as satisfying for the soul as a scrumptious plate of Seafood from these Palo Alto venues. We did the grind and analyzed the top review sites and food publications to find the best seafood in Palo Alto. So the next time you need coconut shrimp, calamari, or some creamy seafood chowder head to these top spots!

Find the perfect spot

The Sea by Alexander's Steakhouse

American, $$$$, Palo AltoAmerican, $$$$Palo Alto, Charleston Meadow
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

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    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life
  • TimeOut

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    TimeOut

Sundance The Steakhouse

American, $$$, Palo AltoAmerican, $$$Palo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

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    Eater
  • AAA

    Three Diamond Restaurant

    AAA

Go Fish Poke Bar

Hawaiian, $$, Palo AltoHawaiian, $$Palo Alto
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

INDO Restaurant & Lounge

Indonesian, $$, Palo AltoIndonesian, $$Palo Alto, Ventura
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Taro San Japanese Noodle Bar

Asian, $$, Palo AltoAsian, $$Palo Alto
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Infatuation

    San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings

    Infatuation

If you travel further

La Viga Seafood & Cocina Mexicana

Mexican, $$, Redwood CityMexican, $$Redwood City, Middlefield
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Michelin Guide

    The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019)

    Michelin Guide

Old Port Lobster Shack

$$, Redwood City$$Redwood City, Woodside Plaza
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat

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    Zagat

West Park Farm & Sea

American, $$, Redwood CityAmerican, $$Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

LV Mar Tapas & Cocktails

Latin, $$$, Redwood CityLatin, $$$Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

    The Peninsula's 31 Best Restaurants

    Thrillist

Poké Bar

Hawaiian, $$, Mountain ViewHawaiian, $$Mountain View, Old Mountain View
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 1901 lists and articles from top sources like Thrillist, Michelin Guide and Infatuation, 28808 Palo Alto restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. The restaurants you see have been featured in Thrillist - The Peninsula's 31 Best Restaurants, Michelin Guide - The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019) and Infatuation - San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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