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Best Seafood Restaurants in Mount Vernon Square

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4.6
Exceptional(653)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Penn Quarter
Booked 5 times today
Nestled in the bustling heart of downtown DC at CityCenter, Estuary is a haven for those seeking a truly unique and elevated dining journey that transcends borders. Our visionary chef, Ria Montes, skillfully combines her Filipino heritage with the finest elements of modern American cuisine, offering a truly exceptional culinary adventure. Step into our meticulously designed space, where modern aesthetics meet floor-to-ceiling windows providing a magnificent urban bird's eye view of Washington, DC. Prepare to be captivated by Chef Ria Montes, the culinary mastermind behind Estuary. With a passion for infusing her Filipino roots into every dish, Chef Ria masterfully embraces the rich and diverse flavors of the Philippines, seamlessly blending them with the modern American palate. The result is a menu hailed as a culinary masterpiece, where taste, texture, and innovation intertwine in harmony. To complement the fusion of flavors on your plate, we present an extensive selection of meticulously curated wines and handcrafted cocktails. Our team of expert sommeliers is always on hand to guide you in choosing the perfect pairing, guaranteeing an exquisite dining experience. At Estuary, we firmly believe that exceptional service is as vital as the culinary artistry itself. Our dedicated staff is committed to providing impeccable and knowledgeable service, ensuring that your visit exceeds all expectations. Estuary is where modern American cuisine meets the soulful, diverse flavors of the Philippines. We invite you to embark on a culinary journey like no other-an experience that will linger in your memory long after your visit. Join us at Estuary and discover a world of extraordinary flavors and unforgettable moments.
A photo of Clyde's of Gallery Place restaurant
4.5
Awesome(7434)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 26 times today
Clyde's of Gallery Place is described by its patrons as an excellent dining venue serving top-notch American cuisine. It is conveniently located near the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. Praised for its "fantastic food" and "friendly service," the restaurant is particularly famous for serving what has been dubbed the "Best Chili in America." Outstanding meals, along with "terrific brunch" and "excellent service," form a combination that never fails to impress, with one reviewer stating, "Clyde's never disappoints!" Many satisfied customers highlighted not only the delicious dishes but also the comfortable ambiance and attentive waitstaff. This is clearly a must-try for anyone seeking a genuinely incredible American dining experience.
A photo of Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab - Washington DC restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(9641)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 115 times today
Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab, located in Washington DC, is highly recommended for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Diners have a consistently memorable experience, praising the restaurant's excellent service, delicious food, and fantastic location. Notably, guests applaud the freshness of the seafood, claiming the crab cakes are 'full of lump crab' and 'so delicious'. The seafood pasta, in particular, is highlighted as having a 'great assortment of seafood'. The restaurant's quality, ambiance, and commitment to service are universally acknowledged, with one customer calling it their 'ALL TIME favorite Seafood restaurant'. Joe's Seafood provides a unique and exceptional culinary experience, making it a must-visit for seafood lovers.
A photo of Oceanaire Seafood Room - DC restaurant
4.4
Awesome(6562)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 19 times today
Located in the heart of Washington DC, Oceanaire Seafood Room is acclaimed for its superb seafood cuisine. The freshness of the seafood, matched with the extraordinary preparation and fabulous recipes, has been applauded frequently in the reviews. Guests often laud Oceanaire for the impeccable service, often citing individual servers by name for their excellent hospitality. The restaurant is also known for creating memorable dining experiences, especially on special occasions such as birthdays. Despite being considered a bit pricey by some patrons, the consensus is that Oceanaire Seafood Room offers value for money, with the quality of the food and service justifying the spend. Thus, it's no wonder that the place remains a favourite for oysters and seafood enthusiasts.
A photo of Ocean Prime - Washington D.C. restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4111)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 24 times today
Ocean Prime in Washington D.C. is highly lauded for providing an exceptional seafood experience. Many reviews celebrate the restaurant for its extensive choice in seafood, including Dynamite Rolls, Seafood Cobb Salad, raw oysters, and chilled crab meat. One reviewer professed their delight at losing their fear of eating oysters under the guidance of a staff member, demonstrating the staff's competency and courteous nature. Numerous patrons also praised the excellent service and welcoming attitude of the restaurant staff. With the combination of freshly sourced seafood and the warm hospitality of the employees, Ocean Prime is a must-visit destination for seafood lovers visiting downtown DC.
A photo of Pearl Dive Oyster Palace restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1476)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Logan Circle
Booked 23 times today
Pearl Dive Oyster Palace emerges as a premiere destination for seafood enthusiasts, popularly known for its high-quality seafood specialties, as corroborated by numerous customer reviews. It is raved for its variety of oysters, well-prepared seafood gumbo, and the exquisite blackened shrimp. Customers continually praise the "outstanding service," with staff described as "friendly," "attentive," and "fun." Besides seafood, customers also enjoy the extensive cocktail offerings and appreciate the eatery's lively, engaging atmosphere. Pearl Dive is frequently recommended for special occasions, as they offer customised services such as birthday surprises. The consistent delivery of delicious seafood dishes in a welcoming environment makes Pearl Dive a perfect spot for seafood lovers.
A photo of Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab - Washington, D.C. restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1717)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Mount Vernon Square
Booked 21 times today
Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab in Washington, D.C. is a highly-regarded restaurant known for serving fresh and delectable seafood dishes. The customers' reviews laud the restaurant for its excellent service, compelling ambiance, and reasonable prices compared to other steak and seafood restaurants in the area. The menu features a broad selection of prime seafood like Idaho Rainbow Trout, Norwegian Salmon, and their signature Alaskan King Crab, a customer favorite. Not to forget the mouthwatering desserts, in particular, the Baked Alaska and Carrot Cake. With such high praises from customers and a fantastic seafood selection, it's clear why Truluck's stands out as a hub for seafood cuisine.
A photo of McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Washington DC (K Street) restaurant
4.1
Excellent(3048)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Washington DC (K Street), holds a reputation for exquisite seafood cuisine, upheld by a host of customer reviews praising the consistently great food and service. Many were especially captivated by the freshness and taste of dishes such as the oysters, twin lobster tails, and Maryland crab soup. Other menu highlights include the fish and chips, seafood-stuffed mushrooms, and an impressive range of seafood entrées. The restaurant is also known for its well-executed service, with an expert staff offering personalized attention, embodying their commitment to providing an outstanding dining experience. One review specifically highlighted a beneficial experience with a server named A.J., characterizing him as "top-notch". This level of praise is a testament to the restaurant's dedication to quality in every aspect.
A photo of Tony & Joe's Seafood Place restaurant
4.2
Awesome(2583)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Georgetown
Booked 26 times today
Tony & Joe's Seafood Place, located at the Georgetown waterfront, is a celebrated destination for seafood cuisine. The restaurant has been lauded by patrons for its fresh seafood selection, with dishes such as the Chesapeake oysters, calamari garnished with banana peppers, whole fried Branzino and lump crabcakes. Reviews consistently mention the deliciousness of the seafood on offer, with one stating, "Seafood was outstanding - Chesapeake oysters were fresh and the calamari was quite addictive." The freshness of the seafood and the skill with which it’s prepared makes Tony & Joe's a standout dining experience. The gorgeous water view and the exceptional service further enhance a delightful culinary journey at this establishment.
A photo of Mastro's Steakhouse - DC restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4738)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Penn Quarter
Booked 32 times today
Mastro's Steakhouse - DC is an acclaimed dining destination renowned for its exceptional Steak cuisine. The reviews affirm its outstanding reputation, with one patron describing it as "the second best steakhouse I've ever been to, in decades of restaurant experiences all over the world." The steak is described as "tender", "marvelous" and "cooked to perfection", underlining Mastro's commitment to culinary excellence. The customer service is also repeatedly praised, adding to the delightful dining experience. Challenges like being busy or slight undercooking are swiftly addressed, further proving their dedication to providing a satisfying meal. This consistency in quality and service truly sets Mastro's Steakhouse apart.
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