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Best Detroit Seafood Restaurants

Nothing is more disappointing than going to an oceanfront restaurant, only to discover that the bland fish you're eating was frozen between being caught and being served to you. The best seafood is fresh, and prepared in such a way as to accent the natural flavors of the sea without overwhelming them. Presented in alphabetical order, here are the 2014 top seafood restaurants in Detroit.

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Big Fish Seafood
700 Town Center Dr.
Dearborn, MI 48126
Solid seafood restaurant dishing up quality catches. More...

Harbor House American
440 Clinton St.
Detroit, MI 48226
An ultimate all-you-can-eat seafood concept where crab is the star, set in a restored historic building. More...

Lily's Seafood Seafood
Dining Room at Lily 410 S. Washington Ave.
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Seafood-lovers flock to this spot for fresh catches and brews. More...

McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurant Seafood
Somerset Collection
2850 Coolidge Hwy.
Troy, MI 48084
Fresh seafood rules the menu at this glossy, if masculine, chain. More...

Mitchell's Fish Market Seafood
Dining Room at Mitchell Willitts Building
117 Willits St.
Birmingham, MI 48009
The fish here is always as fresh as it gets. More...

No. VI Chophouse Steakhouse
Crown Plaza Detroit Novi
27000 Sheraton Dr.
Novi, MI 48377
Include this restaurant on your list of must-visit steakhouses. More...

Northern Lakes Seafood Company Seafood
Dining Room at Northern Lakes Seafood Company, Bloomfield Hills, MI Radisson Hotel Detroit-Bloomfield Hills
39495 N. Woodward Ave.
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Seafood restaurant offering everything from oysters and clams to sashimi-quality ahi. More...

Real Seafood Co. Seafood
341 S. Main St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Start at the raw bar then opt for a fresh catch-of-the-day prepared grilled, broiled, blackened or Shanghai-style. More...

Sindbad's Seafood
100 St. Clair Ave.
Detroit, MI 48214

Enjoy river views and everything from perch to burgers at this family-run spot with more than 60 years of experience. More...

Steve & Rocky's Contemporary
Dining Room at Steve & Rocky 43150 Grand River Ave.
Novi, MI 48375

Contemporary fare such as spice-rubbed pork loin is served in an unpretentious atmosphere. More...

Streetside Seafood Seafood
273 Pierce St.
Birmingham, MI 48009
Squeeze past the tiny bar and into the small dining room for some of the best fish in the area. More...

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