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Best Seafood Restaurants in South End

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A photo of B&G Oysters restaurant
4.5
Awesome(3045)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • South End
Booked 45 times today
B&G Oysters is a top-notch seafood eatery based in Boston, acclaimed for offering some of the city's freshest and best seafood. The restaurant receives high praise for its eclectic setting, outstanding service, and a well-curated wine list. Particularly notable are their fresh oysters, fried clams, and lobster roll, all hailed as exceptional by numerous reviews. The whole branzino and the seafood tower also receive special mention for their high quality and tantalizing flavors. The outdoor seating arrangement is appreciated for enhancing the pleasant dining experience. Their ability to blend perfect ingredients in creative ways whilst offering the freshest seafood makes B&G Oysters an inevitable recommendation for seafood lovers. A consistent favorite among locals and visitors alike, it continues to maintain high standards in seafood cuisine.
A photo of The Banks Seafood and Steak restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1229)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Back Bay
Booked 47 times today
The Banks Fish House in Boston is a highly-recommended destination for lovers of seafood. Reviewers consistently note the freshness and inventiveness of the dishes, with one customer describing the seafood as "cooked perfectly, so fresh, and very inventive." The exceptional quality of the cuisine is underpinned by phenomenal service, with servers like Johan and Nina singled out for their attentive and courteous manner. From the unique seafood dishes to the fantastic view of the famous Trinity Church, this restaurant provides an immaculate experience that leaves customers eager to return. The Banks Fish House sets a high standard for seafood cuisine, ensuring a memorable culinary adventure for all who visit.
A photo of Atlantic Fish restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(11704)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Back Bay
Booked 99 times today
Atlantic Fish is renowned for its consistently high-quality seafood cuisine. The menu includes diverse dishes, praised by customers for their flavors and freshness. The restaurant's Maine lobster roll, crab cakes, and lobster thermidor were all given excellent reviews, with one customer saying the lobster thermidor was the best they've ever had. Furthermore, the freshness and variety of the seafood appetizer platter was highlighted. Atlantic Fish also provides a comprehensive wine list which was specifically appreciated by the customers. The outstanding service, friendly and knowledgeable, played a significant role in the restaurant's high ratings.
A photo of Row 34 - Boston restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(2141)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Fort Point Channel
Booked 150 times today
Row 34 in Boston is an acclaimed seafood restaurant, known for its consistently excellent service and mouthwatering food. Reviews highlight the freshness of the seafood, with dishes like the Seafood Tower, Lobster Roll, and Clam Chowder earning high praise. In addition to top-notch entrees, Row 34 is admired for its extensive beer list and for having possibly the freshest seafood in Boston. The restaurant's commitment to serving fresh seafood "as if they snatched from the harbor as you order" is evident in every bite, offering diners a truly authentic Boston seafood experience. A variety of perfectly executed dishes from lobster rolls to fried oysters and unique offerings like tuna crudo and caviar-topped oysters have won over both locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Select Oyster Bar restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2417)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Back Bay
Booked 38 times today
Located in the heart of Boston, Select Oyster Bar consistently exceeds the expectations of its patrons, making it a favorite for seafood lovers. Reviews often highlight the freshness and innovativeness of their seafood preparations, with particular praise for the perfectly shucked oysters, octopus, seafood towers and diverse fish entrees like Icelandic char, sea bream, and swordfish. Patrons laud the welcoming, knowledgeable staff who provide excellent service, creating a vibrant, intimate dining experience. Customers frequently return to Select Oyster Bar, thanks to its high-quality seafood and the adventurous menu that satisfies even the most curious foodie. Despite being "a bit on the pricier side," the incredible tastes and the freshness of the food make it worth every penny, underscored by rave reviews and high recommendations.
A photo of Ostra restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(4327)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Back Bay
Booked 63 times today
Ostra is widely recognized for offering some of the best seafood in Boston, with its dishes receiving glowing reviews for their innovation, flavor, and freshness. Patrons particularly praise the Sea Bass tartare, describing it as "out of this world," while other seafood highlights include the scallops, monkfish, and the array of first course selections. The restaurant also receives acclaim for its excellent and conscientious service, as well as the overall ambiance. As one reviewer notes, "This was the best meal I have had at a restaurant in the last five years...The service was perfect...Overall, one of our best restaurant experiences in Boston." Ostra's menu also extends beyond seafood, with notable offerings like the truffle-infused yellowfin tuna tartare and the Ricotta Gnochetti with lobster.
A photo of Oceanaire Seafood Room - Boston restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(4176)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Financial District
Booked 18 times today
Located in the heart of Boston, Oceanaire Seafood Room is known for its excellent seafood cuisine, with diners praising the "excellent" and "ultra fresh" food and the "very comfortable and soothing ambiance." Earning rave reviews for everything from the "pure crab" crab cakes to the "delightful" grilled seafood, Oceanaire prides itself on offering seafood so fresh and perfectly cooked it's been called the "best seafood ever." Oceanaire isn't just a place to eat, it's a dining experience complete with outstanding service, a beautiful setting in a historic building, and a captivating menu that leaves customers eager to return.
A photo of Legal Sea Foods - Copley Place restaurant
4.2
Awesome(3012)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Back Bay
Booked 38 times today
Legal Sea Foods - Copley Place is praised for its superb seafood cuisine, offering a diverse menu that satisfies a wide variety of tastes. Patrons rave about the unbeatable quality of the seafood, and dishes such as oysters, clam chowder, fried calamari, lobster rolls, and cioppino are particularly recommended. The establishment is lauded for consistently delivering excellent dining experiences, with attentive staff and delicious, fresh food. Their ability to accommodate food allergies is also greatly appreciated. Legal Sea Foods - Copley Place is conveniently located in the Copley Mall, with easy access to the Prudential Mall, making it a beloved spot for both locals and tourists. As stated in their reviews, the success of Legal Sea Foods - Copley Place lies in their highly consistent standards, top-tier seafood, and exceptional service, which collectively ensure a memorable dining experience for its guests.
A photo of Legal Sea Foods - Harborside restaurant
4.4
Awesome(6282)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Seaport
Booked 148 times today
Legal Sea Foods - Harborside, located in Boston, is beloved for its excellent seafood cuisine and stunning views of the harbor. Patrons consistently praise the freshness and quality of their seafood offerings. Notable mentions include the "outstanding" seafood tower, superb shrimp flatbreads, and the phenomenal Black Magic oysters from Nova Scotia. The restaurant's sushi menu, featuring delicacies such as the Dragon Roll and Sake nigiri, is also highly appreciated. Many reviews highlight the restaurant's exceptional service and scenic outdoor dining experience. Legal Sea Foods - Harborside is indeed a must-go place for anyone craving an authentic "New England Seafood Experience".
A photo of Mooncusser restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1367)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Back Bay
Booked 19 times today
Mooncusser, a local seafood spot in Boston, offers an extraordinary culinary experience that delights patrons with its innovative and fresh seafood cuisine. The authenticity and boldness of the flavors are highly praised in the reviews, setting it apart from other high-end fusion restaurants. The restaurant's menu stands out for its remarkable creativity and execution, with dishes that are unique, perfectly seasoned, and boast amazing flavor combinations. The presentation is described as "artfully done" and the food is hailed as "simply marvelous" and "life-changing." Mooncusser's service is equally commendable, providing a warm, friendly, and professional dining experience. The beautifully paired wines are noted as enhancing the overall dining experience. This local seafood spot is highly recommended as the best seafood restaurant in Boston, and a must-visit place for seafood lovers.

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Discover best Seafood restaurants in South End

Discover the best seafood dining in Boston's vibrant South End with our curated selection of top-notch restaurants. Renowned for its diverse culinary scene, the South End offers a plethora of seafood options that cater to various tastes and preferences. From fresh oysters and succulent lobster rolls to innovative seafood platters inspired by international cuisines, each restaurant in this district promises a unique and memorable dining experience. Patrons consistently praise the freshness and quality of the seafood, the creativity of the menu offerings, and the warm, inviting atmosphere of these establishments. Whether you're in the mood for a casual seafood meal or a sophisticated dining experience, the South End has something to offer. Experience the bustling dining scene in this eclectic neighborhood where culinary excellence and exceptional service meet to create a food lover's paradise. Enjoy a journey through the flavors of the sea, expertly prepared and served with flair in the heart of Greater Boston.

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