42nd St Oyster Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

1. 42nd St Oyster Bar

9.0
508 W Jones St (at N West St), Raleigh, NC
Seafood Restaurant · Central Raleigh · 60 tips and reviews

Anthony B.Anthony Barkley: Great table by the Oyster Bar. Service was quick and friendly. We had steamed oysters and shrimp which was all delicious.

Todd W.Todd Williams: Raleigh's Best Seafood Restaurant. Seafood bisque is amazing. Crab and artichoke dip is outstanding. Oysters Rockefeller are off the hook (pardon the pun). And that's just appetizers. Great beers

Chazz S.Chazz Size: Go to 42nd St. and sit at the bar to order a peck of steamed oysters. Don't forget to order the cheese potato, too. Oysters are shucked in front of you. Good stuff. Read more.

Bonefish Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

2. Bonefish Grill

8.8
4421 Six Forks Rd (at North Hills), Raleigh, NC
Seafood Restaurant · 40 tips and reviews

Melissa M.Melissa Monroe: I love the tuna & catfish! Recommend sharing a plate as portion size is large.

Jess M.Jess M: We get the Bang Bang shrimp as an entree with rice - really good!

Cindy H.Cindy Hofeditz: Try the bang bang shrimp Eggs Benedict!! Yummy!

Bahama Breeze is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

3. Bahama Breeze

8.3
3309 Wake Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC
Caribbean Restaurant · 88 tips and reviews

Kristin P.Kristin Powell: The shrrimp, crab, avocado stack is awesome and the habanero wings are great too

Terri N.Terri Nicotera: Love the Key West Fish Tacos and Cuban Black Bean Soup!! Yum!

Diana N.Diana Nelson: Lobster quesadillas are awesome

NC Seafood Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

4. NC Seafood Restaurant

8.4
1201 Agriculture St (at the Raleigh Farmers Market), Raleigh, NC
Seafood Restaurant · Southwest Raleigh · 33 tips and reviews

M B.M B: Large portions; I like the oysters, scallops, jumbo shrimp, and outstanding tilapia.

Ken K.Ken Kimber: Fresh NC seafood, good prices, great food

Thomas S.Thomas Schroder: Large plate is too much food for two people, and I can put down a lot of seafood. Recommend sharing a medium fried shrimp plate. Great deal for a good fried seafood lunch or dinner

Five Star Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

5. Five Star Restaurant

8.3
551 W Hargett St (at S West St), Raleigh, NC
Asian Restaurant · Central Raleigh · 64 tips and reviews

Catherine B.Catherine Burris: The crab rangoons are the best I've had and you can't go wrong with the spicy beef with noodles.

lily b.lily ballance: Heat seeker shrimp and bok Choy chicken are awesome! Best in town

Ashley M.Ashley Martin: Tuna appetizer is amazing! Try the chicken and broccoli - so tasty!

The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

6. The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar

9.0
4208 Six Forks Rd Ste 100 (in North Hills), Raleigh, NC
Sushi Restaurant · 135 tips and reviews

Raleigh H.Raleigh Happening: I think Mondays they do a half off cocktails special. Their crab Rangoon dip is tasty and all of their burgers and sushi are delicious.

Pattie H.Pattie Hofland: Everything is pretty good. Great burger and sushi combinations. I really love the togarashi shrimp app.

Rhonda V.Rhonda V: Crab Rangoon dip was great. I had the Georgia roll - yummy. Can't wait til they open in Atlanta next year!

Brio Tuscan Grille is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

7. Brio Tuscan Grille

8.4
4325 Glenwood Ave (at Blue Ridge Rd), Raleigh, NC
Italian Restaurant · Northwest Raleigh · 46 tips and reviews

Joelle J.Joelle Johnson: Shrimp & Crab cakes are fantastic!

Shawn S.Shawn Shaun: Crab and shrimp cakes are very good make sure you get three! 👍

Kate W.Kate Wojdula: Beautiful ambiance. Light (under 500 cal.) menu is extensive and delicious. Spicy eggplant and shrimp appetizer is on point 👌

Humble Pie is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

8. Humble Pie

8.2
317 S Harrington St, Raleigh, NC
Tapas Restaurant · Central Raleigh · 53 tips and reviews

AJ V.AJ Viola: Holy crap this place is amazing. Mushroom gnocchi, shrimp and grits, chicken and dumplings, and the hummus platter...all will blow you away (kind of bold I know)

Downtown R.Downtown Raleigh: Huge outdoor patio! Great place to enjoy their hand-crafted cocktails. They also have amazing Mushroom Gnocchi and the Tuna Tostada is to die for! Read more.

PaulPaul: Delicious fried oysters for brunch! Coffee was hot and the server kept my mug full!

18 Seaboard is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

9. 18 Seaboard

8.6
18 Seaboard Ave (at E Peace St), Raleigh, NC
Seafood Restaurant · Central Raleigh · 45 tips and reviews

Andrew W.Andrew Warren: Jason Smith has an amazing menu. Be sure to try the Fried Green Tomatoes, the Cheese Grits or the She Crab Soup!

Chris L.Chris Leithe: Get the she crab soup and the crackling pork, it's amazing.

Jenni T.Jenni Turner: Food and service are consistent. The owner makes an effort to visit the tables. Order the sauteed spinach. You will be pleased. The salmon is excellent as well!

José and Sons is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

10. José and Sons

8.9
327 - 102 W Davie St, Raleigh, NC
Mexican Restaurant · Central Raleigh · 47 tips and reviews

Kate L.Kate Larkin: Delicious. Fish tacos were great, tostones were a great deal and flavorful- topped with gobs of bacon. The guac was mild but came with spicy salsa to save the day. Mango chipotle margarita=perfection!

DavidDavid: The blackened fish tacos are delicious and have huge chunks of fish. Very filling!

Ana C.Ana Castillo: Try the cod & hominy if you like spicy. The chile relleno and porkchop are also excellent!

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

11. Firebirds Wood Fired Grill

8.5
4350 Lassiter at North Hills Ave (at Six Forks Rd), Raleigh, NC
American Restaurant · 51 tips and reviews

Torrie S.Torrie Smith: The shrimp and strawberry salad is amazing!

Triangle Real Estate G.Triangle Real Estate Group: The Pecan Crusted Trout is our favorite!

Elaine E.Elaine Evans: Strawberry shrimp salad is the way to go. Perfect when paired with a Joel Gott cabernet

Bida Manda Laotian Restaurant and Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

12. Bida Manda Laotian Restaurant and Bar

9.5
222 S Blount St, Raleigh, NC
Asian Restaurant · Central Raleigh · 68 tips and reviews

Ashton S.Ashton Smith: Spring rolls, tuna ceviche for apps; pork belly soup will change your world, and don't leave w/out tempura bananas - even if you think you don't like dessert. But really, it's all delicious.

Kendall T.Kendall T: The saffron crepe with shrimp & bacon is outstanding! This place gets 5 stars in every category from service to atmosphere to the quality & taste of the food. Don't forget to try dessert!

Su Jung C.Su Jung Cho: Friend and I got the fresh spring rolls, Tom Ka Gai, papay salad with filet and the fish on special stuffed with some yummy deliciousness!

NOFO @ the Pig is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

13. NOFO @ the Pig

9.4
2014 Fairview Rd (at Five Points), Raleigh, NC
Café · 42 tips and reviews

Dennis W.Dennis Wiener: Shrimp & Grits are amazing!

Linda M.Linda Meadowcroft: The crabcake benedict was delicious! Small portions, but the hollandaise sauce was amazing & the crabcake was all lump & nicely broiled.

CarterCarter: The Mahi Mahi Special w/ lump crab meat was freakin superb!

Buku: Global Street Food is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

14. Buku: Global Street Food

8.8
110 E Davie St (at S Wilmington St), Raleigh, NC
Asian Restaurant · Central Raleigh · 85 tips and reviews

Matt P.Matt Perry: The tuna takaki is fantastic; I will come back and order three and be ecstatic. On drinks, I recommend getting the rickety ginny from Teresa if you can grab her.

Kriselie M.Kriselie Monserrate: The Plantain encrusted Chilean Sea Bass is out of this world!

Kendall T.Kendall T: The bento box lunch special is a great deal and is pretty good. Comes with 6 shrimp rolls, 1 tuna and 1 salmon sashimi, seaweed salad, and a kick ass fruit salad. Not bad!

The Raleigh Times Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in Raleigh.

15. The Raleigh Times Bar

8.6
14 E Hargett St (at Fayetteville St), Raleigh, NC
Gastropub · Central Raleigh · 231 tips and reviews

Kam B.Kam Boni: The Shrimp burger is the best in town, you won't be disappointed trust.

Adele W.Adele Wurl: Asian tuna salad = amazing

Paul M.Paul Mott: Great fish tacos, pbr makes better!