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Best Seafood Restaurants in Center City

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A photo of Ocean Prime - Philadelphia restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(5858)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Center City
Booked 24 times today
Ocean Prime - Philadelphia is highly praised for its exceptional Seafood cuisine. Reviewers continuously comment on the fresh and flavorful seafood offered, including items such as sushi rolls, oysters, and the popular Seafood Cobb Salad. Customers also applaud the restaurant's Seafood tower and the Chilean sea bass dish. Furthermore, the restaurant is highly commended for their outstanding service, from the valet to the checkout, and the attentiveness of the wait staff. With high-quality seafood dishes, excellent beverages, and friendly, professional service, Ocean Prime - Philadelphia consistently delivers a top-tier dining experience, albeit at a high price point.
A photo of McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Philadelphia restaurant
4.2
Awesome(5200)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Center City
Booked 10 times today
McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Philadelphia, is consistently praised as one of the city's top seafood destinations. Patrons rave about the diverse menu, the immaculate preparation of dishes, and the fine wines that perfectly accompany meals. The restaurant caters to both seafood lovers and those seeking American-style variety, offering an array of options for every palate. Reviewers often highlight the exceptional service, with staff like Austin and Tony regularly earning individual commendations. Beyond the food and service, the restaurant's atmosphere is frequently described as delightful, with a vibe that makes it an ideal spot for romantic evenings, special celebrations, and even business lunches. In every aspect, McCormick & Schmick's embodies the essence of good seafood cuisine.
A photo of Loch Bar - Philadelphia restaurant
4.4
Awesome(478)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Center City
Booked 47 times today
Located on Philadelphia's vibrant Avenue of the Arts in the heart of the city, Loch Bar is a classic seafood tavern that blends the best of land & sea!Spotlighted by an impressive raw bar that offers an array of succulent seafood & fresh flavors, Loch Bar's menu incorporates some of the region's most popular seafood dishes including oysters, Maine lobster, Alaskan king crab & more.In addition to our stellar raw bar, we present an extensive whiskey list from around the world that caters to both the seasoned aficionado as well as curious newcomers. To complement our whiskey offerings, our bar program features handcrafted cocktails & local craft beers.Loch Bar hosts live music every night of the week showcasing the incredible talent of Philadelphia's local music scene.Loch Bar on Philadelphia's Avenue of the Arts is more than just a restaurant; it's an immersive journey through the finest culinary offerings, live music &
A photo of Steak 48 - Philadelphia restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(4750)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Rittenhouse Square
Booked 67 times today
Steak 48 in Philadelphia stands out as an exceptional purveyor of Steakhouse cuisine. Patrons rave about the excellent service and the exquisite taste of dishes such as the butcher's cut, Wagyu selections, and fried chicken lobster tails. The restaurant brilliantly complements its meals with an extensive wine list, featuring renowned picks from regions ranging from Monterey, CA to Willamette Valley, OR. The praise from customers is consistent - "Steak 48 continues to be my favorite Steakhouse in Philadelphia," "Best steakhouse in Philadelphia. Hands down," and "Steak 48 to me is the premier steakhouse in the city." These testimonials make it clear that Steak 48 Philadelphia delivers a top-tier Steakhouse dining experience.
A photo of La Viola Bistro restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(414)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Rittenhouse Square
Booked 8 times today
La Viola Bistro is a paramount Italian restaurant, celebrated for its authentic Italian cuisine. Patrons have commended the restaurant's wide-ranging menu; from 'Ravioli alla Viola' to 'Vitello alla Viola,' the choices are abundant and true to Italian traditions. The beautifully cooked cod, the perfectly cooked gnocchi, and the succulent vitello picatta have all been highlighted as exceptional. The restaurant is held in high regard for its cozy and friendly environment and excellent service, with reviews stating that it feels "like you’re part of the family". Its BYOB policy is another feature that guests appreciate. La Viola Bistro’s cuisine has gained it the title of the "best Italian restaurant in Philadelphia." The restaurant is also praised for its accommodation of special needs.
A photo of Estia - Philadelphia restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(8555)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Center City
Booked 59 times today
Estia in Philadelphia offers an exceptional Greek dining experience, according to rave reviews from patrons. Emphasis on authentic flavors, generous portions, and perfect seasoning make Estia a standout in the city's culinary landscape. Beloved dishes include the Papoutsakia, the octopodi mezze which is celebrated as "the best in the city," grilled octopus, and the lamb chops. The pre-theatre menu is highly recommended for its variety and value. The restaurant, located near Philadelphia's theatre district, also boasts a beautiful space, reminiscent of Greece itself. Excellent service further elevates the dining experience at Estia, making it one of the best Greek restaurants in Philadelphia according to satisfied diners.
A photo of La Viola - West restaurant
4.5
Awesome(754)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Rittenhouse Square
Booked 5 times today
La Viola - West, has been cherished in Philadelphia for years for its authentic and vibrant Italian cuisine. The restaurant's commitment to customer service and creating a familial atmosphere has been appreciated by numerous patrons. Many have lauded the establishment as having the "most delicious Italian food in the city." The unique offering of a bring-your-own-bottle (BYOB) option adds to the appeal. From fabulous starters to yummy desserts, with noteworthy dishes like lobster ravioli and veal being mentioned repeatedly, La Viola - West ensures top-notch quality. It's described as a "gem in Philly", providing "exceptional Italian dishes as you would find in Italy" with flavors crafted "with attention and affection". The establishment presents a wonderful dining experience that embodies the spirit of Italian cuisine in every aspect.
A photo of Devon Seafood Grill - Philadelphia restaurant
4.3
Awesome(10141)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Rittenhouse Square
Booked 39 times today
Devon Seafood Grill in Philadelphia is renowned for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Patrons laud the quality of food and diverse choices, with many enamored by specific dishes including the moist and generous lobster salad, the sushi with crispy rice, and the unique Maple Plank Salmon. From surf & turf to the seafood mixed grill, everything is carefully prepared and perfectly seasoned. They also offer a highly commended seafood tower. The restaurant's commitment to service is extolled in numerous reviews, with many highlighting their friendly and accommodating staff. Customers repeatedly express their intent to return, underscoring the superb dining experience at Devon Seafood Grill.
A photo of The Olde Bar restaurant
4.3
Awesome(1508)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Old City
Booked 4 times today
"The Olde Bar" is a topnotch restaurant praised for its excellent seafood cuisine. Nestled in the historic district, this classic seafood spot enthralls its diners with its superb ambiance and efficient service. The restaurant is particularly known for its fresh, flavorful seafood, with the raw bar winning exceptional commendations, offering sterling seafood dishes such as raw oysters and whole snapper. According to reviews, its happy hour is a steal, with amazing food and drink specials that enhance the overall dining experience. In the words of one satisfied customer, "the seafood was so fresh, we even stayed for the happy hour oysters". Despite being identified as somewhat overpriced, the impeccable service, awesome vibe, and delectable seafood offerings confirm The Olde Bar as a must-visit for seafood lovers. They quote, "we are seafood lovers, and The Olde Bar was the perfect spot for dinner".
A photo of Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(3883)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Old City
Booked 28 times today
Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti consistently delights its guests with its authentic and well-prepared Italian dishes, particularly highlighting seafood and vegetable choices. Reviewers have lauded the restaurant for its excellent food, outstanding service, and unique ambiance, with full murals of Positano adding to its charm. The creative cuisine has been described as fresh and innovative, with several patrons highlighting the seafood, steak, and meatballs as standout dishes. The restaurant's atmosphere is frequently praised for being beautifully decorated, with a lively bar and open, airy spaces. Located in Old City Philadelphia, it is hailed as a delightful destination for any occasion, from casual lunch visits to special celebrations. Its value for money is also mentioned favorably by diners.

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Discover best Seafood restaurants in Center City

Embark on a culinary journey through the heart of Center City, Philadelphia, where the seafood scene thrives with diversity and quality. Renowned for its fresh and delectable seafood offerings, this area caters to a wide array of tastes, from classic American seafood dishes to exotic international flavors. Restaurants in Center City are celebrated for their commitment to freshness, often featuring daily catches that highlight the local bounty of the sea. The dining experience in this locale is enhanced by the sophisticated ambiance and exceptional service that accompany the mouth-watering cuisine. Whether you're a local or a visitor, the seafood in Center City, Philadelphia, promises a satisfying and memorable dining adventure, underlined by a vibrant culinary culture that makes it a must-visit destination for seafood lovers. Each restaurant strives to create unique dishes that are as visually appealing as they are flavorful, making every meal an occasion to remember.

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