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The 10 Best Seafood Restaurants In Fort Lauderdale

Updated: May 9, 2022

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

Find the perfect Seafood spot

Shooters Waterfront

American, $$, Central Beach AllianceAmerican, $$Fort Lauderdale, Central Beach Alliance
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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G&B Oyster Bar

American, $$, Central Beach AllianceAmerican, $$Fort Lauderdale, Central Beach Alliance
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Hardy Park Bistro

New American, $$, Tarpon RiverNew American, $$Fort Lauderdale, Tarpon River
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • CultureTrip, 2017

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Casa Sensei

Asian, $$, Colee HammockAsian, $$Fort Lauderdale, Colee Hammock
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Cafe Seville

Spanish, $$$, Coral RidgeSpanish, $$$Fort Lauderdale, Coral Ridge
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Kousine Fort Lauderdale

Peruvian, $$, Central Beach AlliancePeruvian, $$Fort Lauderdale, Central Beach Alliance
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Rustic Inn Crabhouse

American, $$$, Fort LauderdaleAmerican, $$$Fort Lauderdale
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

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  • USA Today

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Greek Islands Taverna

Greek, $$, Galt MileGreek, $$Fort Lauderdale, Galt Mile
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Casa Calabria

Italian, $$$, Galt MileItalian, $$$Fort Lauderdale, Galt Mile
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

KUBO Asian Fusion Street Food and Sushi

Asian, $$, HarbordaleAsian, $$Fort Lauderdale, Harbordale
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate these results?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Seafood craving shouldn't be so tough. We pored over ratings for 16799 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Fort Lauderdale and 790 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Three Best Rated, Trip Savvy and CultureTrip had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. Yes, we even looked at Three Best Rated - 3 Best Seafood Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale, FL, Trip Savvy - The 12 Best Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale and CultureTrip - Top 10 Restaurants In Fort Lauderdale, Florida to pull this list together. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Questions & answers

Louie Bossi's Ristorante Bar Pizzeria, TAKATO, and Casa Sensei have outdoor seating and Seafood in Fort Lauderdale.

There are 130 seafood spots in Fort Lauderdale.

Louie Bossi's Ristorante Bar Pizzeria, Casa Sensei, and Hardy Park Bistro are the highest-rated seafood spots that are good for a date night in Fort Lauderdale.

Louie Bossi's Ristorante Bar Pizzeria, TAKATO, and Casa Sensei are the highest-rated seafood spots for take-out in Fort Lauderdale.

Sister Sara's Crab House & Grill is the highest-rated food truck that serves seafood in Fort Lauderdale.

Drink pairing tips for Seafood

  • Vinho Verde Rose and 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.


  • 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.

  • The perfect complement to fish and chips


    Experts suggest pairing a fish and chips with a glass of pear cider, a popular cider.


Fun facts about Seafood

  • 121 pounds and 3 ounces of fish and chips

    What happened in February of 2018 you ask? A giant fish and chips was made which weighed 121 pounds and 3 ounces!

  • For the love of sushi

    Don’t forget that International Sushi Day falls on June 18. Be sure to enjoy a little sushi!

  • Celebrating Seafood

    If you’re a big fan of Seafood, then you should definitely consider visiting the Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festivale in California, The United States

Parking info

Fort Lauderdaleis notorious for tricky 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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