Son of a Gun is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

1. Son of a Gun

9.2
8370 W 3rd St (at S. Orlando Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Mid-City West · 154 tips and reviews

Nathan K.Nathan Kam: Lobster Roll (pictured) and the Shrimp Toast are AMAZING! Worth the visit to have these two dishes...but the menu is solid. Fun spot to hang out.

Jake H.Jake Hoffner: Lobster Roll, Shrimp Toast and Chicken Sandwiches are amazing.

LA WeeklyLA Weekly: Son of a Gun is open until midnight on Friday & Saturday and 11 p.m. during the week, with a menu like linguine and clams with uni, chili & breadcrumbs making it one of the best late-night spots. Read more.

Santa Monica Seafood is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

2. Santa Monica Seafood

9.1
1000 Wilshire Blvd (at 10th St.), Santa Monica, CA
Seafood Restaurant · West Los Angeles · 83 tips and reviews

Carlos R.Carlos Ramirez: This place has a great oyster bar and small dining area too. The tuna melt on the menu is amazing! On top of that, they sell fresh seafood by the pound. Read more.

Duygu A.Duygu Alptekin Gursu: Had the five cheese ravioli with shrimp,scallops and lobster, one of the best seafood I ever had. Excellent service,pricey but good food always is. Must go if you are in LA.

H T.H T: I don't like it

The Ivy is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

3. The Ivy

9.4
113 N Robertson Blvd (at Alden Dr), Los Angeles, CA
American Restaurant · Mid-City West · 266 tips and reviews

Heidi B.Heidi B: Branzino & shrimp with lemon and Rosemary 👍🏼

Alanoud ⚖️ M.Alanoud ⚖️ Mohammed: Lovely place ❤️👌just order crab cake and strawberry mojito! I tried creme brûlée hmm can be better it's too creamy, the latte is recommended!

Daniel P.Daniel Powell: Great atmosphere, very good food across the menu - lobster, truffle fries, guacamole, swordfish tacos - a good place to split stuff

Izaka-ya by Katsuya is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

4. Izaka-ya by Katsuya

9.0
8420 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Mid-City West · 123 tips and reviews

Adam W.Adam Wohl: order the crispy rice and spicy tuna, the sesame tuna, the baked crab hand roll, and the Japanese pumpkin.

Emma S.Emma S: The hamachi and salmon are the best I have had. Service is outstanding, and don't miss the green beans!

Angela L.Angela Leus: Fav LA Restaurant - Best dishes (all a must):baked crab hand roll,creamy rock shrimp tempura,crispy rice w/spicy tuna,yellowtail sashimi w/jalapeno & if luckily available,toro w/crispy spinach special

The Water Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

5. The Water Grill

9.1
544 S Grand Ave (at 6th St), Los Angeles, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Financial District · 63 tips and reviews

Marco M.Marco Marano: Excellent service and old school decor....try the Chilean Sea Bass it's fresh and meaty. Also the Cherrystone Clams melt like butter. Fish and chips is also tasty especially if you are at the bar.

Jeffrey P.Jeffrey Payatt: Wow! Came for our elopement dinner. Our server Rachel hit all home runs. Her suggestions were spot on, and the service was excellent. Oysters, yum! Chowder, smoky! Sea bass, flavor packed! Loved it!

Mark S.Mark Strong: Fantastic Oysters and crab. Order a dozen raw and let them pick the varieties you get. It is a great experience to try all the different flavors that come come out of an oyster shell.

Poke-Poke is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

6. Poke-Poke

9.2
2011 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA
Asian Restaurant · Venice Beach · 73 tips and reviews

Los AngelesLos Angeles: Choose from flavors such as the original, with sesame seeds and sesame oil, plus green and white onions; or wasabi poke, which many like to complement with ginger.

Marta G.Marta Grzeszczyk: Try wasabi POKE POKE! love this place! ❤️

Fatma G.Fatma Genc: Best venice lunch! Get the wasabi poke and keep on strolling!

Sushi Gen is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

7. Sushi Gen

9.1
422 E 2nd St (btw Central & Alameda St.), Los Angeles, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Little Tokyo · 95 tips and reviews

Taiga G.Taiga Guterres: Can't go wrong with the Sashimi lunch special 👌

Ken F.Ken F: Some of the best sushi in town. Have an incredible lunch special for Sashimi $15. Comes with rice salad and tofu.

Danny S.Danny Shin: Lunch special Sashimi is very good here! Very fresh! One suggestion is that you should ask the waiter for sushi rice. They will charge you one extra dollar for it but its worth it! Try this place!

Koi Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

8. Koi Restaurant

9.4
730 N LA Cienega Blvd (at Waring Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Mid-City West · 82 tips and reviews

Hajar A.Hajar Alasaker: Amaaazing food👌🏼 Lobster salad,koi crispy rice with fillet mignon,lobster tacos, creamy shrimp tempura,baked crab roll,dragon roll, spicy shrimp tempura roll,black cod and lobster beet pasta.

Kelly ClarksonKelly Clarkson: The crab hand roll is to die for!

HBOHBO: Entourage happened here. During the show's pilot, this is where Ari and Eric had their first power dinner to discuss Vince's career.

Mastro's Steakhouse is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

9. Mastro's Steakhouse

9.3
246 N Canon Dr (btwn Dayton & Clifton Way), Beverly Hills, CA
Steakhouse · West Los Angeles · 194 tips and reviews

Nabil B.Nabil Bazzari: Best steakhouse in LA...amazing steaks. Also excellent lobster and alaskan king crab. So yummy. Also like the place3.

Roberto F.Roberto Franco do Amaral: Excelent Ribeye and shrimp cocktail to start 👌👌

Andy T.Andy Tao: Get the A5 Wagyu steak with truffle on top, creamed spinach and lobster mashed potato to share.

Katsu-Ya is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

10. Katsu-Ya

9.1
11680 Ventura Blvd (at Colfax Ave), Studio City, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Studio City · 69 tips and reviews

Anthony C.Anthony C.: Small place but kicks ass! Nuff said! Seared spicy albacore tuna w/crispy onion is to die for.

John S.John Stanforth: Spicy tuna with popcorn shrimp and crispy rice, extra-crispy, are both still amazing. Adding separate popcorn shrimp appetizer was even better. The 4 1/2 roll was good too.

My ListsMy Lists: Baked crab hand rolls and lobster dynamite appetizer 😋👍🏼

Hinoki & The Bird is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

11. Hinoki & The Bird

9.2
10 W Century Dr, Los Angeles, CA
Japanese Restaurant · Century City · 81 tips and reviews

q chi T.q chi Tran: Loved the crab toast, lobster roll, pork belly calamari, the miso donuts, cottage cheese cake. Beautiful restaurant and good service. Great plates of food to share.

Amelie B.Amelie B: My new fave place in LA. There is (amazing) food for everyone. Beef tartare is amongst the best I ve had, and black cod is - wait for it - better than nobu. So tender. Great vibe

Stephanie M.Stephanie M.: Share dishes (eg., kale w/almonds & pecorino; pumpkin toast; Hinoki black cod) & try their specialty drinks, too (eg, "son of a bee sting" - gin, ginger, lemon, rose water). Very unique place indeed!

Sweetfin Poké is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

12. Sweetfin Poké

9.2
829 Broadway (Lincoln Ct), Santa Monica, CA
Hawaiian Restaurant · West Los Angeles · 36 tips and reviews

Mike L.Mike Lanzillo: Great poké with unique twists

Winnie K.Winnie Khoo: Fave: sriracha tuna + charred habanero, crispy onion, seaweed salad; guava green tea

Meg F.Meg Farmer: Very cool spot. Healthy fresh food, small size is a solid portion that is pretty filling. Tuna was delicious.

Hama Sushi is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

13. Hama Sushi

9.1
347 E 2nd St (btwn Central Ave & San Pedro St), Los Angeles, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Little Tokyo · 52 tips and reviews

Jonny A.Jonny Ahdout: Get everything. Delicious soft shell crab as appetizer. All their fish, hamachi, tuna, toro, snapper, halibut, is incredibly fresh. Best hand rolls I've had in LA (crunchy seaweed, not gigantic). Yum

Julia P.Julia Park: Amazing sushi, for a decent price as well! Super authentic experience. Highly recommend.

MichalMichal: i like it more then Gen...

The Boiling Crab is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

14. The Boiling Crab

9.3
10875 Kinross Ave., Los Angeles, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Westwood Village · 41 tips and reviews

Waleed A.Waleed Alkhalefah: Great concept, be ready to enjoy the food and get messy. King Crab and Shrimp are great dishes

Marco T.Marco Testa: Seafood! I tried shrimp bag and fried catfish, delicious!

Faisal H.Faisal Hariri: wow!! Very delicious 😋 I tried the shrimp with mix source & med spice

SUGARFISH | Santa Monica is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Los Angeles.

15. SUGARFISH | Santa Monica

9.4
1345 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Downtown Santa Monica · 155 tips and reviews

S L.S Lee: EVERYTHING IS GOOD. I get the Nozawa and add hand cut lobster roll and unagi. No reservations, go during non-peak times. Parking next door $3 w/validation.

Jennifer Y.Jennifer Yip: the blue crab hand roll is amazing. definitely get the scallop nigiri if it's on the menu!

Dëva H.Dëva Holik: Parking next door. Do the tasting menu and come hungry. Blue crab hand roll and sake - great date spot. Gets busy on weekends.