Luke's Lobster is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

1. Luke's Lobster

9.4
93 E 7th St (btwn 1st Ave & Ave A), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · East Village · 304 tips and reviews

Stephany J.Stephany Johnson: Best lobster roll in NYC - large lobster chunks with just a little mayo on a buttered toasted hotdog bun.

Yin L.Yin Li: Delicious lobster rolls and to die for clam chowder. Skip the other rolls and just get lobster only.

Village VoiceVillage Voice: This is one of the best lobster rolls in the city–four ounces of sweet, large chunks of lobster meat stuffed into a properly squishy, buttered and toasted hot dog bun. Read more.

Lobster Place is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

2. Lobster Place

9.4
75 9th Ave (btwn W 15th & W 16th St), New York, NY
Fish Market · Chelsea · 330 tips and reviews

Rami A.Rami AlKhowaiter: Its your seafood haven! They offer Shrimp, caviar, Lobster rolls, chowders, shellfish, live lobster, sushi bar, fresh fish, oysters, smoked fish, steamed lobster.

SkeeterNYCSkeeterNYC: Pick up fresh steamed lobsters to go. Eat it with a friend in the hallway. Make everybody jealous.

Jakub A.Jakub Alexander: Try the Lobster Bisque

Upstate Craft Beer and Oyster Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

3. Upstate Craft Beer and Oyster Bar

9.5
95 1st Ave (at 6th St), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · East Village · 204 tips and reviews

Alissa W.Alissa Winberry: Oyster happy hour, crab cakes, salmon tartar and of course the fettuccine! Yum

Maria R.Maria Riabtchenko: Start with a ceviche and the crab cakes, then definitely end with the clam fettuccine (trust me) and scallops! Absolutely wonder.

Stephanie D.Stephanie Demmons: The servers. Host. Crab cakes. Scallops. Everything. Amazing.

Mermaid Oyster Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

4. Mermaid Oyster Bar

9.4
79 Macdougal St (btwn Bleecker & W Houston St), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 245 tips and reviews

emma t.emma tangoren: the happy hour and a half, with $1 oysters and $7 cocktails, is one of my favorite in new york. (try the oyster shooters!)

Sudeshna M.Sudeshna Mukherjee: One and a half hours of Happy. Their Long Island $1 Oysters are hugely popularly. Also loved the clam chowder. Reasonable portions for the price paid & attentive + polite servers. I am a happy camper!

Glenn D.Glenn D: The oysters are top notch & the trout & lobster roll are the things to get!

Pearl Oyster Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

5. Pearl Oyster Bar

9.4
18 Cornelia St (btw Bleecker & W 4th), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · West Village · 146 tips and reviews

Halstead PropertyHalstead Property: We love the oysters, but the Lobster Roll is mind-blowing. The simple bun holds a grand portion of creamy lobster cooked to a perfect texture accompanied by salty, delicious shoestring fries.

Edmund Y.Edmund Yan: Fresh fresh fresh!! Our table had the oysters, lobster, lobster roll, and a whole pompano. Will definitely be coming back!

harryhharryh: You're getting a lobster roll right? Hell yes you are! Best lobster roll in the city.

Marea is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

6. Marea

9.5
240 Central Park S (at 59th St & Broadway), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Theater District · 292 tips and reviews

Lisa G.Lisa G: you should share portions since you will want to taste everything- and don't forget to order Rigatoni with octopus and marrow- it's very rich but AMAZING

EaterEater: Order the now-famous fusilli with octopus & bone marrow or the spaghetti with sea urchin and crab. For those that don't like fish, the aged sirloin steak with bone marrow panzanella. [Eater 38 Member]

Halstead PropertyHalstead Property: It was the best decision to mix seafood and Italian when we ordered the Fusilli. The homemade pasta cooked al dente is perfectly accompanied by a rich bone marrow and braised octopus cooked tender.

Tacombi at Fonda Nolita is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

7. Tacombi at Fonda Nolita

9.4
267 Elizabeth St (btwn E Houston & Prince St), New York, NY
Taco Place · NoLita · 679 tips and reviews

Talisa C.Talisa Chang: Favorites: crispy fish, short rib, huevos con chorizo, maiz y poblano. Make two tacos by spreading the fillings into the two tortillas provided and try a bunch with a friend.

Steven Y.Steven Y: The seared fish, pollo adobo and beef picadillo are really good, and their habanero and jalapeño sauces are awesome

Talia F.Talia Fisher: Definitely get the crispy fish taco and sparkling sangria. I don't really love sangria but I loved this one. Also, the breakfast tacos are huge.

Lure Fishbar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

8. Lure Fishbar

9.2
142 Mercer St (at Prince St), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · SoHo · 363 tips and reviews

Angela W.Angela Williams: Hit up happy hour (5-7) for $1 oysters, oyster shooters, glazed calamari, & amazing shrimp tempura.

Bin Y.Bin Yang: Tempura Shrimp and crispy calamari are fantastic. Sushi is fresh and make sure you save some space for dessert!

Signs V.Signs Visual: The restaurant's Crispy Asian Snapper (for two) with spicy ginger, fried rice, and stir fried vegetable is my most favorite -- http://www.lurefishbar.com/ Read more.

Aquagrill is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

9. Aquagrill

9.2
210 Spring St (at 6th Ave.), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · SoHo · 152 tips and reviews

Dr L.Dr L: This is the most diverse oyster menu I've even seen and easily the best in nyc. Great date night sitting in a more quiet back section of the restaurant

Alice N.Alice Nam: fresh, wide variety of oysters in town. recommend to get a reservation in advance if possible

Valentin G.Valentin Guerin: Aquagrill was a great surprise, food is great! Try the crispy cod cakes, and the grilled Atlantic salmon with falafel crust.

The Mermaid Inn is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

10. The Mermaid Inn

9.4
568 Amsterdam Ave (btwn W 87th & W 88th St), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Upper West Side · 152 tips and reviews

Robert B.Robert B.: Make a reservation. It gets full quick. Try the Lobster and truffle mac n cheese!!

Bach M.Bach Mai: Lobster roll is great and so is happy hour! Love the new hush puppies, and don't overlook this place for brunch!

Daniel P.Daniel Powell: Really good happy hour. Great seafood. French toast at brunch.

Luke's Lobster is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

11. Luke's Lobster

9.4
242 E 81st St (at 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Yorkville · 128 tips and reviews

Sondra C.Sondra C: Lobster roll and bread bowl are amazing

Corey W.Corey Wall: My most frequent visit in NYC. While the lobster roll is classic, I've become addicted to the shrimp roll. Add some srirarcha, a soda/beer & chips and this place can't be… (4 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more.

Henrik O.Henrik Oscarsson: It's small, it's simple, but the food is so good! Get the rolls, and don't miss the crab claws and slaw as side dishes. Moorish!

Flex Mussels is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

12. Flex Mussels

9.2
154 W 13th St (btwn 6th & 7th Ave), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · West Village · 154 tips and reviews

Courtney G.Courtney Griffin: The Parma mussels are amazing. And with truffle fries, it's perfection.

Nicolette R.Nicolette Romero: Splitting a meal for two? The burnt fingers, Acadian mussels and parmesan truffle fries are the perfect combo (and really good)!

Luis Oscar B.Luis Oscar B: Get the Parma mussels. Get the Parmesan truffle fries. Get the salted caramel doughnuts. Leave completely satisfied and happy.

Flex Mussels is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

13. Flex Mussels

9.3
174 E 82nd St (btw Lexington & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Upper East Side · 162 tips and reviews

jenn l.jenn larocco: From the fresh french fries to the pots of mussels (try the bisque or the fungi) this place is amazing! And you cannot leave with out trying the donuts

Magdolen K.Magdolen Kellel: Get the Parma mussels!! And don't forget to have the salted caramel donuts for dessert!!

Jacqueline X.Jacqueline Xu: Awesome French onion mussels and lobster Mac and cheese. Truffle fries is ok though. Great staff.

Cull & Pistol is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

14. Cull & Pistol

9.3
75 9th Ave, New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Chelsea · 119 tips and reviews

JamesBrownInMiamiJamesBrownInMiami: Perhaps the best fish tacos I've ever had. You must try this place

Andrew K.Andrew Krivorchuk: One of the best places to try really fresh oysters in NYC. Sandwich with lobster is just amazing...no..it's actually even more. Highly recommend to visit.

Colin L.Colin Lee: Excellent shrimp and mushroom toast and lobster roll. Also open later than rest of Chelsea market which is nice!

Taverna Kyclades East Village is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New York City.

15. Taverna Kyclades East Village

9.3
228 1st Ave (13th and 14th St), New York, NY
Greek Restaurant · East Village · 125 tips and reviews

Garima V.Garima Vir: Dips and grilled octopus and a must.

Koen D.Koen Desseyn: Octopus, salade, everything ;)

nadia a.nadia alexander: Octopus was excellent. Grill baby shark melt in your mouth with every bite. Atmosphere is inviting, comfortable and excellent service.