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The 5 Best Seafood Restaurants In St. Louis

Updated: October 8, 2021

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

Find the perfect Seafood spot

Broadway Oyster Bar

American, $$, DowntownAmerican, $$St. Louis, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2019

    10 Seafood Restaurants In St Louis, Missouri

    Trip 101, 2019
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Seafood Restaurants in St Louis, MO

    Three Best Rated

Blk Mkt Eats

Asian, $$, Central West EndAsian, $$St. Louis, Central West End
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

The Tavern Kitchen & Bar

New American, $$$, St. LouisNew American, $$$St. Louis
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Lu Lu Seafood

Asian, $$, St. LouisAsian, $$St. Louis
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0
  • Trip 101, 2019

    10 Seafood Restaurants In St Louis, Missouri

    Trip 101, 2019

Hook & Reel Cajun Seafood & Bar

American, $$, Bevo MillAmerican, $$St. Louis, Bevo Mill
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate this list?

Choosing the right spot for Seafood can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 5278 spots across St. Louis, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 147 lists and articles from the likes of Trip 101 and Three Best Rated – applying our boam magic to sift through results. These top contenders have appeared in Trip 101 - 10 Seafood Restaurants In St Louis, Missouri and Three Best Rated - 3 Best Seafood Restaurants in St Louis, MO. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Seafood connoisseurs and amateurs alike are bound to enjoy this list of the best St. Louis Seafood.

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.


  • Rueda with your 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 match for your fish and chips

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

Interesting facts about Seafood

  • ceviche history

    ceviche has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from South America. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

  • The most expensive ever

    In 2019 in Tokyo a bluefin tuna was made that sold for p$3,082,610.

  • A belly full of shrimp

    Are you a fan of shrimp? The current record for eating the most shrimp is 12 pounds in only 8! Do you love shrimp enough to beat this record?

Parking information

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