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Best Seafood Restaurants in Old Town


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A photo of Rockin Baja Lobster Old Town restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Old Town
Booked 30 times today
Rockin Baja Lobster Old Town is repeatedly hailed for its exceptional Mexican cuisine in San Diego. The restaurant is celebrated for its fresh and flavorful dishes such as lobster tacos, and the popular "buckets" packed with delicious seafood, chicken, carne asada, among others. The extensive use of garlic butter, mildly spicy salsa, and Mexican street corn enhance the authenticity of the culinary experience. The convivial atmosphere and excellent service add to the dining experience. The restaurant is also appreciated for its generous portions, ensuring leftovers for the next day. Customer reviews consistently highlight the excellent customer service along with great food and beverages. This makes Rockin Baja Lobster Old Town a must-visit for genuine Mexican food lovers.
A photo of Ironside Fish & Oyster restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Little Italy
Booked 115 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
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 58 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 Tom Hams Lighthouse restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 55 times today
Located in San Diego, Tom Hams Lighthouse is an outstanding seafood restaurant, celebrated for its consistently excellent cuisine. The restaurant is particularly recognized for its fresh seafood served in a beautiful setting with breathtaking bay views that enhance the dining experience. Patrons extol the delicious food and the quality of the menu, especially the seafood brunch and dishes like the Seafood Linguini and Paella. The restaurant's service is also praised for being attentive and efficient. Receiving accolades as a place of choice for special occasions, Tom Hams Lighthouse creates not just a meal, but a memorable experience.
A photo of Brigantine at Portside Pier restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 95 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 Coasterra restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Harbor Island
Booked 75 times today
Coasterra, an exquisite dining venue located in San Diego, stands out for its authentic Mexican cuisine. The restaurant garners extensive praise for its sought-after Mexican Paella, a dish hailed by patrons for its perfectly cooked rice, delicious seafood, and impeccable seasoning. In addition to its delectable meals, Coasterra is also revered for its breathtaking view of the San Diego Bay and the grandeur of its oceanside seating, making it a prime attraction for out-of-towners. Reviews also highlight the restaurant's exceptional service. Patrons commend the attentive staff who proactively ensure a delightful dining experience, from refilling water glasses to providing detailed information on dishes. The beautiful, atmospheric setting paired with the tasteful, distinctively Mexican dishes make Coasterra an unquestionable must-visit.
A photo of C-Level restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 150 times today
C-Level is a renowned restaurant praised for its excellent Cocktail Bar cuisine. Located with a stunning view of Downtown, it promises impeccable service and offers an extensive menu of delectable items. Many customers have commended their creative and delicious cocktails in their reviews, making it clear that C-Level is an extraordinary part of the culinary scene. The restaurant also stands out for its seafood dishes, from calamari to lobster Mac & cheese, which are consistently acclaimed by customers. With its spectacular ambiance, attentive and helpful service, and exceptional cuisine, C-Level continues to provide an unforgettable dining experience for all who visit.
A photo of Brigantine Point Loma restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Point Loma
Booked 8 times today
Brigantine Point Loma in San Diego is beloved for its exquisite seafood cuisine. Based on the reviews, this restaurant is recognized for its delicious and fresh seafood dishes like crab/shrimp fondue, grilled swordfish, and ahi tuna. Both seafood enthusiasts and regular customers have consistently praised the quality of the seafood, remarking about the freshness of the dishes. This is highlighted in one review, stating, "I love that the seafood is so fresh, prepared to perfection, and the sides support it, and aren't massive quantities." The restaurant's customer service also stood out, with many customers appreciating their kind and efficient staff. Whether it's for brunch or dinner, Brigantine Point Loma consistently delivers a wonderful dining experience.
A photo of Eddie V's - Seaport District restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 35 times today
Eddie V's - Seaport District is a top-rated spot for seafood cuisine, lauded for its service and high-quality dishes. Patrons commend the freshness of the seafood, specifically noting the excellence of the Seafood Tower dish. This restaurant is not only celebrated for its top-notch food but also for its ambience, featuring live music and mood lighting. Particularly praised is the attentiveness and knowledge of the staff who elevate the overall dining experience. Reviewers clearly highlight that Eddie V's creates memorable dining experiences with perfectly prepared seafood and excellent service. The restaurant is highly recommended for seafood lovers and those seeking a special culinary experience.
A photo of Born & Raised restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Little Italy
Booked 113 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."

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Discover best Seafood restaurants in Old Town

Discover the vibrant seafood dining scene in San Diego's Old Town, a hub for culinary excellence where Mexican flair meets fresh ocean bounty. This location offers a rich array of seafood restaurants that cater to a variety of tastes and preferences, each providing a unique twist on traditional and innovative seafood dishes. From rustic, Baja-inspired settings to sophisticated dining experiences, Old Town is a seafood lover's paradise, renowned for its commitment to freshness and quality. Each restaurant in this locale prides itself on using sustainably sourced seafood, ensuring that every dish not only tantalizes the taste buds but also supports environmentally responsible practices. Patrons can look forward to a diverse menu featuring everything from succulent shrimp and lobster to expertly prepared fish, each dish crafted to showcase the natural flavors of the sea. The dining atmosphere in Old Town is equally impressive, with establishments offering both casual and upscale environments that enhance every dining experience. Whether you're a local or a visitor, the combination of excellent service, exceptional seafood, and the inviting ambiance makes Old Town a must-visit destination for anyone seeking a memorable meal. Come experience the best of San Diego's seafood offerings in Old town, where every restaurant strives to deliver not just a meal, but a truly delightful dining adventure. Whether you're planning a romantic dinner, a family outing, or a gathering with friends, Old Town's seafood scene promises an unforgettable culinary journey.

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