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 · 61 tips and reviews

Ashley L.Ashley Layman: Best steamed oysters around. And that cheese potato... I could eat about 8.

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.

DennisDennis: Everything is good. Get reservations. Some of the best and freshest seafood I have ever had. Oysters are fresh and God with a wide array of choices. Shrimp, scallops and tuna -amazing.

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!

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

3. NC Seafood Restaurant

8.4
1201 Agriculture St (at the Raleigh Farmers Market), Raleigh, NC
Seafood Restaurant · Southwest Raleigh · 34 tips and reviews

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

Karen G.Karen Gray: Delicious scallops! Portions are huge and easily shared.

NCgalNCgal: Go to the Farmer's Market hungry and eat here. It s a good treat if you only eat fried food less than occasionally. Share a plate so you leave room to snack on something you picked up in the market.

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

4. Bahama Breeze

8.3
3309 Wake Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC
Caribbean Restaurant · 89 tips and reviews

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

Eric C.Eric Carter: Firecracker shrimp and Key West Fish Tacos are a definite recommend if you are looking for ideas!

Diana N.Diana Nelson: Lobster quesadillas are awesome

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

8.9
4208 Six Forks Rd Ste 100 (in North Hills), Raleigh, NC
Sushi Restaurant · 136 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!

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

7. Humble Pie

8.3
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!

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

8. Brio Tuscan Grille

8.6
4325 Glenwood Ave (at Blue Ridge Rd), Raleigh, NC
Italian Restaurant · Northwest Raleigh · 47 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 👌

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

9. 18 Seaboard

8.5
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!

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

10. Firebirds Wood Fired Grill

8.6
4350 Lassiter at North Hills Ave (at Six Forks Rd), Raleigh, NC
American Restaurant · 52 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

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

11. Raleigh Raw

8.6
7 W Hargett St (Fayetteville), Raleigh, NC
Juice Bar · Central Raleigh · 12 tips and reviews

DavidDavid: The Hustle poké bowl is delicious and filling. The complimentary watermelon and mint water is great too.

Zach S.Zach Shepherd: Great Poke bowls, great people and great vibes

Brandon 🍣🍶☕️Brandon 🍣🍶☕️: Fish is extremely fresh. Tuna is great 🍣

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 · 72 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!

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

13. José and Sons

8.8
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!

Haley T.Haley Tury: Ceviche, Mac and cheese, pork belly and waffles, Mexican coke.

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

14. NOFO @ the Pig

9.3
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.

Jessica R.Jessica Regel: Mashed potatoes with mushroom gravy, shrimp & grits, and the fried green tomatoes!

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

15. Glenwood Grill

8.5
2603 Glenwood Ave (at Oberlin Rd), Raleigh, NC
American Restaurant · 15 tips and reviews

Robin H.Robin Harris: The shrimp and grits are tear-inducingly amazing.

Leigh Anne P.Leigh Anne Pearson: Hands down the best shrimp & grits I've ever had. Soooo flavorful. Comfort food at its finest.

Andy M.Andy Minick: Meal was delicious from start to finish. Fried green tomatoes and arugala salad were a great starter. The seafood grits was outstanding but very close honorable mention to the catfish.