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Best Seattle 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 best seafood restaurants in Seattle.


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Anchovies & Olives Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Anchovies & Olives, Seattle, WA 1550 15th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122
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Seattle chef Ethan Stowell lets the seafood shine. More...

Anthony's Pier 66 Northwest
12/20
2201 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98121
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Waterfront outpost of the mini-chain takes casual seafood dining to upscale levels. More...

AQUA by El Gaucho Seafood
14/20
Dining Room at AQUA by El Gaucho, Seattle, WA 2801 Alaskan Way, Pier 70
Seattle, WA 98121
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Elegance abounds at this waterfront seafood restaurant. More...

Bar Melusine Seafood
14/20
1060 E. Union St.
Seattle, WA 98122

Oysters, cocktails, and a culinary ode to France's Northern coast. More...

Blueacre Seafood Seafood
13/20
Dining Room at Blueacre Seafood, Seattle, WA 1700 7th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101
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Seafood for steak-eaters, showcasing culinary influences from around the world. More...

The Brooklyn Pacific Northwest
12/20
1212 Second Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101
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Oysters and steaks presented with old-school service and style. More...

Chandler's Crabhouse Seafood
12/20
Dining Room at Chandler 901 Fairview Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109
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Seafood complemented by scenic Lake Union views. More...

Chinook's at Salmon Bay Seafood
12/20
Fishermen's Terminal
Seattle, WA 98119
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Fresh fish lands daily at this family-friendly seafood spot that's a cornerstone of Fishermen's Terminal. More...

Dahlia Lounge Northwest
14/20
Dining Room at Dahlia Lounge, Seattle, WA 2001 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101
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Seattle's pioneering restaurant offering Pacific Northwest cuisine. More...

Etta's Seafood Seafood
13/20
Dining Room at Etta 2020 Western Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
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Tom Douglas and his crew serve up seafood steps from Pike Place Market. More...

Flying Fish Seafood
14/20
300 Westlake Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109
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Modern seafood restaurant finds inspiration in global cuisines. More...

Manolin Seafood
14/20
3621 Stone Way N.
Seattle, WA 98103

Manolin honors the delights of seafood in a statement-making setting. More...

Matt's in the Market Northwest
14/20
Dining Room at Matt Corner Market Building
94 Pike St., #32
Seattle, WA 98101
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Elliott Bay sparkles outside the window, Pike Place Market bustles below, and the food still manages to be the star. More...

Ray's Boathouse Northwest
12/20
Dining Room at Ray 6049 Seaview Ave. NW
Seattle, WA 98107
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Sprawling sunsets framing the Olympics and big bay views attract locals and tourists alike to this Northwest-themed favorite. More...

RockCreek Seafood & Spirits Northwest
13/20
4300 Fremont Ave N.
Seattle, WA 98103
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Seafood of the Pacific Northwest meets the cuisine of the South. More...

Seastar Restaurant & Raw Bar Seafood
14/20
Dining Room at Seastar Restaurant & Raw Bar, Bellevue, WA Civica Office Commons Building
205 108th Ave. NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
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Chef John Howie serves a panorama of seafood to Eastsiders. More...

Seatown Seabar & Rotisserie New American
13/20
Pike Place Market
2010 Western Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
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Casual seafood served with signature Tom Douglas touches just north of Pike Place Market. More...

Steelhead Diner American
13/20
Dining Room at Steelhead Diner, Seattle, WA Pike Place Market
95 Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98101
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Located in Seattle's Pike Place Market, this seafood restaurant has its soul in New Orleans. More...

The Walrus and the Carpenter Northwest
14/20
Dining Room at The Walrus and the Carpenter, Seattle, WA Kolstrand Building
4743 Ballard Ave. NW
Seattle, WA 98107
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The ultimate oyster bar with an array of accompanying small plates at Seattleā€™s Kolstrand Building. More...

Westward Seafood
15/20
Dining Room at Westward, Seattle, WA 2501 N. Northlake Way
Seattle, WA 98103
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From the beachside fire pit to a boat-shaped bar, seafood is served in a lakeside setting. More...



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