Sea Salt Eatery is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

1. Sea Salt Eatery

4825 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN
Seafood Restaurant · Hiawatha · 119 tips and reviews

Bret Z.Bret Zimmerman: stopped there twice on Sunday during my bike rides. Beer, fresh fish, outside seating, in a park! what else could you need? GO!

Josh T.Josh Thacker: Fresh fish, live bluegrass (with a saw player!), and all my fellow progressive neighbors. A South Minneapolis gem! Staff is also killer.

City PagesCity Pages: Sea Salt is a consternating force in the life of Twin Cities fish lovers. It's got the best fresh fish in town, like oysters shucked as you watch, which taste chilly, silky and fresh.

FIKA is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.


2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis, MN
Scandinavian Restaurant · Phillips · 14 tips and reviews

Heavy TableHeavy Table: Try anything salmon — like the gravlax small plate, or the smörgås, is marked by fresh fish paired with sweet beets and a spicy punch from watercress and mustard dressing. Read more.

Lily C.Lily Crooks: Bright space, friendly staff, incredible food. The open face salmon sammich is to die for.

EaterEater: Housed in the American Swedish Institute, Fika turns out impeccable Swedish-inspired sandwiches, salads, and sides for lunch every day except Monday, and also for dinner on Wednesdays.

Lunds & Byerlys is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

3. Lunds & Byerlys

1450 W Lake St (btw Humboldt & Holmes), Minneapolis, MN
Grocery Store · Uptown · 38 tips and reviews

Bobby M.Bobby M.: Best deal on fresh fish in uptown! Ahi all the way!

Bob W.Bob White: It is so superb to have this top shelf grocer right downtown, such a broad selection of groceries, excellent service and super presentation.

jim g.jim geckler: still the nicest grocery store in town

Coastal Seafoods is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

4. Coastal Seafoods

2330 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN
Butcher · Seward · 4 tips and reviews

City PagesCity Pages: Check in the freezer case for homemade fish-stock. The walls here are lined with shelves of bottled marinades and sauces. Read more.

Bryan C.Bryan Craves: Also provides Kobe beef, which is 20% off on Monday's.

Andy F.Andy Fleser: Nicest guys you'll ever meet.

The Oceanaire Seafood Room is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

5. The Oceanaire Seafood Room

50 S 6th St Ste 100 (at Nicollet Mall), Minneapolis, MN
Seafood Restaurant · Downtown West · 52 tips and reviews

Sofia H.Sofia H: Fresh fish daily. The brownie is to die for. One of the best seafood places downtown.

Matthew M.Matthew Mikell: Their specialty is crab cakes and you can really tell! They're amazing! By far the best high quality crab cakes I've ever had. All appetizers here are great too. Very good quality and quite fancy.

Marie D.Marie D: creamed corn. swordfish. yes.

It's Greek To Me is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

6. It's Greek To Me

626 West Lake Street (at Lyndale Ave S), Minneapolis, MN
Greek Restaurant · Lyn Lake · 19 tips and reviews

Nick R.Nick Rosen: Go to It's Greek To Me: Get the Saganaki Flaming Cheese, Greek Salad,Gyro, Kabobs, and Rice Pudding...enjoy the best Greek food in town! Read more.

MPLScoMPLSco: The drinks here are really strong (read: awesome)!

Chelsie E.Chelsie Ellingson: Service is extremely slow. But the patio is beautiful & food is delicious. Great place for a date!

Broders' Pasta Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

7. Broders' Pasta Bar

5000 Penn Ave S (50th St.), Minneapolis, MN
Italian Restaurant · Fulton · 66 tips and reviews

City PagesCity Pages: Gape at exquisite preparations of traditional pasta dishes. Quiver at an ever-changing list of delicate pastas using fresh fish and herbs. Marvel at the well-priced, pasta-positive wine list Read more.

Dr. H.Dr. Health Inspector: Work your way through menu. Bring friends so you can try more things! Bring home focaccia and some tapenade. Put tapenade inside focaccia bake wrapped in foil. You're welcome wasn't that delicious!

John M.John Moore: they have a seasonal/local menu, which i go for. wild boar is good when it's in. the lasagnas aren't as good as the other dishes

Jax Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

8. Jax Cafe

1928 University Ave NE (20th Avenue NE), Minneapolis, MN
Steakhouse · Bottineau · 40 tips and reviews

Michelle C.Michelle Christensen: Everything, and I mean everything, is absolutely delicious. My favorite has always been the steak. Medium rare, melts in your mouth. Perfect.

Lori E.Lori Erickson: Most beautiful patio in Minneapolis? Probably. You must check it out!

Eric H.Eric Halvorson: Lovley brunch, a bit of old school charm

Patrick's Bakery & Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

9. Patrick's Bakery & Cafe

2928 W 66th St, Minneapolis, MN
French Restaurant · Northwest Richfield · 34 tips and reviews

Eric P.Eric Patenaude: The Patou burgers are messy, but well worth it. LOVE the fries, European style with mayo. Delicious!

Rob M.Rob Mehta: Everything is really good!

Brynn A.Brynn Andre: Beef brisket salad is insanely good.

Wakame Sushi & Asian Bistro is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

10. Wakame Sushi & Asian Bistro

3070 Excelsior Blvd (at 31st St W), Minneapolis, MN
Sushi Restaurant · West Calhoun · 109 tips and reviews

Mary G.Mary Gast: Be patient at the door if there's a wait. Well worth the time once you order your sushi! Too many people ask for a ton of the spicy mayo/other sauces. Order with little sauce if you like fresh fish!

Heather K.Heather K.: This is by far my favorite sushi place. Always SO fresh!! Come during happy hour. Even have food happy hour on Saturdays!! NOM!! 🍣🍱

AbbyAbby: Great late-night HH starting at 9:30 w/ a selection of apps, sushi, specialty rolls and drinks. Highly recommend the Hot & Spicy Girl Roll and the Jeremy Roll. Did I mention they also have a patio?

The Anchor Fish & Chips is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

11. The Anchor Fish & Chips

302 13th Ave NE (at 3rd St NE), Minneapolis, MN
Fish & Chips Shop · Sheridan · 128 tips and reviews

William P.William Peterson: Best fish and chips. Ever. Period. Get a spot at the bar and watch the masters in action- frying fish to perfection. Very fresh fish- seated front and center and there's no noticeable "fishy smell."

Chris H.Chris Havranek: Try the Fish And Chips W/ Side Of Curry Chips - Awesome as usual! Always get the side of curry.

Joe S.Joe Siewert: Get the fish and chips, duh.

Manny's Steakhouse is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

12. Manny's Steakhouse

826 S Marquette Ave (at 9th St), Minneapolis, MN
Steakhouse · Downtown West · 97 tips and reviews

Kamran A.Kamran Ayub: The Manny's Burger is the best I've ever had. Two enormous patties plus beef brisket and fried onions and truffle fries. A full meal for $21.

Rob W.Rob Wilk: The bacon appetizer will blow your mind. Thick cut and all sorts of amazingness...

John-Paul H.John-Paul Hurley: Save up some money, & try the porterhouse! Holy crap it's good!

Zelo is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

13. Zelo

831 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN
Italian Restaurant · Downtown West · 93 tips and reviews

David H.David Howland: Super quick prep and delicious fettuccine with chicken. The bread was also top notch.

Zelo R.Zelo Restaurant: Stop into Zelo for late night menu...

Jacob A.Jacob Abernathy: Make sure you get both a soup and a sandwich. Read more.

Darbar India Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

14. Darbar India Grill

1221 W Lake St #106 (Emerson Ave S), Minneapolis, MN
Indian Restaurant · Uptown · 36 tips and reviews

Stephen C.Stephen Carlile: I love this place!! Great prices!! Take-out or dine in. Haven't had a bad experience ever and the staff are very nice! Can't go wrong with the chicken curry :)

City PagesCity Pages: Voted Best Indian Restaurant of 2013! Its commitment to using free-range poultry and hard-to-find Indian beers make Darbar an especially worthy destination. Read more.

City PagesCity Pages: Darbar India Grill puts an upscale spin on a typically casual cuisine-the same approach as its two predecessors at 1221 W. Lake Street, Pizza Nea and Indio. Read more.

Red Cow Minneapolis is one of The 15 Best Places for a Fresh Fish in Minneapolis.

15. Red Cow Minneapolis

3624 W 50th St (Drew Ave S.), Minneapolis, MN
Restaurant · Fulton · 103 tips and reviews

Candace Q.Candace Quast: Burgers are amazing! Chips are made in house and amazing! They have a great, creamy cold brew if you happen to be tired. Steer clear of the Mac and cheese though - super dry and hardly any cheese.

Patrick H.Patrick Hodgdon: You are a fool if you don't order the cheese curds. Lightly battered but perfectly crispy, with an extra gooey center and served with a sweet triple berry ketchup. Even better than at the State Fair!

City PagesCity Pages: The bison burger is well seasoned & served with creamy goat cheese & fig slivers. The veggie burger: a spicy, curry-seasoned patty that's crispy on the outside and creamy and tender on the inside.