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Best Seafood Restaurants in Kensington

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A photo of Ironside Fish & Oyster restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(4360)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Little Italy
Booked 97 times today
Ironside Fish & Oyster, located in Little Italy, San Diego, is celebrated for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Praised as one of the finest seafood establishments in the city, the restaurant consistently delights diners with its fresh and delicious offerings. From the "fantastic" oysters and "excellent" lobster rolls to their outstanding clam chowder, Ironside Fish & Oyster consistently receives rave reviews. The praise doesn't stop at the food; the ambiance, service, and cocktail offerings also receive high marks from patrons. Many customers are more than eager to return, emphasizing the fresh seafood and variety of dishes. Whether for a casual lunch or a special dinner, Ironside Fish & Oyster is indeed a top-tier destination for seafood lovers.
A photo of Water Grill - San Diego restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3402)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 59 times today
Water Grill in San Diego is often endorsed as an extraordinary dining spot, delivering high-quality seafood and impeccable service. Customers frequently commend the restaurant for its best-selling scallop dish, as well as the spectacular diversity of its menu, which caters to every seafood preference, whether raw, chilled, or cooked. Many reviews extensively highlight the remarkable efforts of the staff, who make every dining experience enjoyable and memorable. The restaurant also stands out for its exquisite decor, combining upscale vibes with relaxed comfort. As customers repeatedly state, Water Grill is a must-visit for any seafood lover in San Diego.
A photo of King's Fish House - Mission Valley restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(2168)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Mission Valley
Booked 11 times today
King's Fish House - Mission Valley is celebrated for its excellent seafood cuisine. According to reviews, patrons express their satisfaction with the delightful menu, praising the quality and preparation of dishes such as crab, salmon, and catfish. The restaurant's Cedar Plank Salmon and South African lobster tail are frequently highlighted as favorites. Further adding to the appeal is the wide variety of side dishes, as one reviewer notes, from veggies to mashed potatoes and Brussels sprouts. Diners emphasize the consistent quality of the food and the generous serving sizes. The restaurant is hailed as "one of the best seafood restaurants" visited by customers in years and a go-to spot for special occasions. Furthermore, the service is described as fabulous, with servers being personable, accurate, attentive, and efficient, contributing to an overall wonderful dining experience.
A photo of Brigantine at Portside Pier restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(3924)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 109 times today
Brigantine at Portside Pier is highly acclaimed for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Patrons rave about the delicious seafood cobb salad and recommend the blackened sea bass with tomato risotto and broccoli. Other favorites include the crab stuffed halibut, the Oysters Rockefeller, and the seafood omelette. Reviews underscore the freshness and quality of the seafood, as well as the inventive preparation and presentation. Besides its seafood, the restaurant is also celebrated for its stunning waterfront location, fantastic service and delightful ambiance. Customers continually call out the outstanding service, professionalism, and attentiveness of the servers. Brigantine is the perfect spot for a memorable dining experience.
A photo of Lionfish Restaurant at Pendry San Diego restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1654)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 33 times today
Lionfish Restaurant at Pendry San Diego stands as a testament to the excellence of seafood cuisine. Its reputation as one of the best seafood restaurants in San Diego is well-deserved. Patrons commend it for its fresh seafood, quality beef, and sushi, with dishes like the scallops, grilled swordfish, and Berzerk sushi roll receiving special mention. The seafood, in particular, is noted for being perfectly prepared and tasting incredible, with one customer stating the swordfish "melted in my mouth". The attentive service and upscale ambiance further enhance the dining experience. Regardless of the occasion, visitors to Lionfish are assured a remarkable culinary journey though its unique preparations and excellent service.
A photo of Born & Raised restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(5988)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Little Italy
Booked 114 times today
Born & Raised, located in San Diego, goes beyond the conventional steakhouse experience to deliver an unforgettable culinary journey. Patrons unanimously praise the restaurant's well-executed and creatively prepared dishes; the dry-aged, bone-in ribeye, and the regular ribeye are especially lauded for their exceptional tenderness and flavor. An elevated dining experience is provided through table-side services such as the preparation of their signature Caesar salad and delightful cocktail cart. Additionally, their attentive, knowledgeable, and friendly staff contribute to an ambiance that blends contemporary aesthetics with an "old school" vibe. Born & Raised has rightfully earned its title as the "top steakhouse in San Diego."
A photo of insideOUT restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1944)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Hillcrest
Booked 72 times today
insideOUT, a gem in San Diego, California, has won locals' and visitors' hearts with its excellent Californian cuisine and vibrant atmosphere. Customers rave about the "light and delicious" food, with standouts being the steak, salmon, and vegetarian options. The eatery strikes a balance by incorporating Middle Eastern spices with a California flare, which is an integral part of Californian cuisine's charm. Reviewers emphasize the quality of service, describing it as "exceptional," "on point," and "exquisite." Even the beverages receive high praise for their taste and value. Whether it's a date night or a casual brunch, insideOUT consistently delivers more than just meals; it provides a memorable dining experience.
A photo of Gaslamp Fish House restaurant
4.4
Awesome(1214)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 4 times today
Gaslamp Fish House is a remarkable spot for seafood enthusiasts. Located in downtown San Diego, it prides itself on a variety of delectable dishes and top-notch service. Patrons consistently praise the seafood pasta, scallops, black beans, fresh rockfish, and swordfish nachos. Even those with dietary restrictions such as gluten intolerance have many tasty options. Attendees appreciate the well-appointed ambiance and friendly staff, specifically noting the efforts of servers like Max. From special occasions to regular dine-ins, Gaslamp Fish House is known for exceptional cuisine and service, making it a must-visit for seafood lovers.
A photo of Seneca restaurant
4.5
Awesome(3711)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 147 times today
Seneca restaurant is consistently praised for its excellent authentic Italian cuisine, served in a unique environment with stunning views of the San Diego Bay. The eatery has garnered numerous positive reviews for its vibrant atmosphere, attentive service, and delectable dishes such as their praised 30-layer oxtail lasagna and delectable tiramisu. Besides the top-notch food, the restaurant's unique location on the 19th floor offers breathtaking views that enhance the overall dining experience, earning it the title of "one of the best restaurants" in San Diego. Customers have noted that despite being in the heart of the city, the ambiance of Seneca gives you the feeling of dining in Rome, Italy. This testifies to the authenticity of their food selection and dining experience.
A photo of Lou & Mickey's restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3890)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 70 times today
Lou & Mickey's, situated in San Diego, is an upmarket steakhouse renowned for its diverse selection of high-quality meats and excellent service. Reviewers praise its traditional decor, ambiance, and superior service. Customers highlight the 20oz 30-day aged ribeye as a standout dish, indicative of the steakhouse's dedication towards serving flavorful, tender steaks. Located within proximity of The Shell and the Hard Rock Hotel, it's an ideal spot for a pre or post-event meal. The restaurant showcases a classic steakhouse ambience, offering a unique blend of formality and opportunity for people-watching. Evidently, Lou & Mickey's commitment towards quality and attention to detail have made it a favorite for locals and visitors alike.
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