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Best Seafood Restaurants in Playa del Rey

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A photo of Water Grill - Santa Monica restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(5770)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Santa Monica
Booked 152 times today
Water Grill-Santa Monica is a highly reputed restaurant renowned for its exquisite seafood cuisine. Set in an idyllic location with an ocean view, the establishment has been a Santa Monica landmark for years. According to customers' reviews, the seafood is consistently fresh, well-prepared, and deliciously flavorful. The taste of exemplary dishes like the seafood platter, lobster roll, fish and chips, and clam chowder is exalted by many. The praise for the restaurant's service is outstanding, highlighting the friendly, professional, and attentive nature of the staff. Summarized by a customer as 'one of the best Seafood Restaurants', Water Grill-Santa Monica provides a splendid dining experience.
A photo of SALT Restaurant & Bar restaurant
4.4
Awesome(2157)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Marina del Rey
Booked 41 times today
SALT Restaurant & Bar is a true gem of Californian cuisine. Its envious location overlooking a marina allows guests to dine with a stunning view, offering the quintessential Californian experience. Patrons talk highly of the food from creative Californian dishes to perfectly cooked steaks, fresh seafood, including some of the best oysters, and simple yet elegant burgers and salads. Reviews often praise the fresh and well-executed meals, innovative menu, and the balance of flavors in each dish. While the food is undeniably standout, the service is equally impressive with numerous compliments for the friendly, attentive, and accommodating staff. With offerings like the Hamachi appetizer, homemade ravioli, and a stellar salmon dish, SALT accentuates the freshness and clarity of flavors that Californian cuisine is known for. As one reviewer puts it, SALT has become "the first thought for the ideal California experience".
A photo of Dear Jane's restaurant
4.5
Awesome(149)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Marina del Rey
Booked 20 times today
What Dear John’s is to steak, Dear Jane’s will be to seafood. Seasoned chefs and entrepreneurs Hans Röckenwagner and Josiah Citrin have teamed up again for Dear Jane's. Taking full advantage of the stunning marina view, the focus is on classic American seafood dishes prepared simply with the highest-quality ingredients by seasoned chefs. From Oysters Rockefeller to Shrimp Louie, Surf ‘n Turf and Crepes Zuzette, the menu hews to those of some of the most legendary seafood restaurants of the 60s, 70s, and 80s. It will feel familiar and upscale, yet updated and approachable.This sensibility will be on full display with hand-mixed tartare, classic caviar service, and professionally fileted whole fish. The layout of the split-level room and spacing between booths and tables are ideal for this personalized service that is begging to come back in style in this dining room.
A photo of Beachside Restaurant & Bar restaurant
4.3
Awesome(1665)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Marina del Rey
Booked 9 times today
Overlooking Mother’s Beach, Beachside Restaurant & Bar is the destination for waterfront dining in Marina del Rey. Savor elevated Californian cuisine infused with Latin American flavors from Executive Chef, Irene Verceles. This locals-favorite restaurant features a full bar and dining room that open up onto our oceanfront patio steps from the sand, providing a one-of-a-kind al fresco dining experience. Beachside Restaurant is open for brunch & dinner. Bring your pup, our patio is dog friendly!
A photo of Whiskey Red's - Marina Del Rey restaurant
4.1
Excellent(2116)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Marina del Rey
Booked 18 times today
Whiskey Red's in Marina Del Rey is a hidden gem boasting an exceptional seafood cuisine. Patrons consistently praise the quality of their seafood dishes such as scallops, mahi mahi, and the seafood pasta, which one diner claimed was "to die for." The seafood is often highlighted as fresh and excellently cooked, elevating the whole dining experience. As well as outstanding cuisine, Whiskey Red's offers stunning marina water views, hailed as the best in Marina restaurants. With beautiful scenery, quality food, and well-informed, attentive staff, Whiskey Red's is a favorite among locals and a must-visit for seafood lovers.
A photo of Blue Plate Oysterette restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1505)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Santa Monica
Booked 53 times today
Blue Plate Oysterette is a highly recommended seafood restaurant in the LA area, with the location offering stunning ocean views. The restaurant consistently charms its guests with the freshness and diversity of seafood, like the seafood tower that is the heart of the menu. Notably, seafood staples like mussels in coconut broth or the lobster roll, have been noted as "outstanding," "fantastic," and even "to die for." A variety of fresh oysters, clams, and other seafood dishes receive high praise. Patrons have commended the excellent service, fresh seafood and the laid-back beach vibe of the location. Whether you're an LA resident or an out-of-town visitor, Blue Plate Oysterette is an excellent choice for an unforgettable seafood dining experience.
A photo of Ruth's Chris Steak House - Marina Del Rey restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(2845)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Marina del Rey
Booked 75 times today
Ruth's Chris Steak House in Marina Del Rey is a distinguished gem in the world of Steakhouse cuisine. Reviews are consistently filled with praises for its succulent steaks, exemplary service, and welcoming atmosphere. Notable menu highlights include the meticulously prepared ribeye, filet, and coffee crusted New York steaks. Many patrons laud the restaurant's commitment to quality and customer service, often describing the food as "cooked to perfection". The restaurant is also known for its delicious lobster mac and cheese, and patrons often commend the well-rounded wine list. Creating memorable dining experiences, Ruth's Chris Steak House remains a go-to destination for steak lovers and food aficionados.
A photo of Lunetta restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(2021)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Santa Monica
Booked 25 times today
Lunetta is a revered Californian cuisine restaurant that people rave about for its careful, thoughtful food preparations and excellent service. Located in a charming setting, patrons commend the restaurant's ability to deliver an elevated California comfort dining experience that is consistent and impeccable, with each dish carrying the distinct taste of skill, love, and finesse. The restaurant exhibits the true spirit of Santa Monica and Southern Californian culture, exuding a warmth that is inviting. A recurring feature in the reviews is the restaurant's ability to create unforgettable dining experiences and 'mouth memories.' Whether it's brunch, dinner, or special occasions, Lunetta's innovative menu and the ambiance make it a go-to location for locals and tourists alike.
A photo of Meat On Ocean restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3277)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Santa Monica
Booked 95 times today
"Meat on Ocean" is an extraordinary Steakhouse that has managed to captivate the palates of many customers. It is situated in a prime location that offers breathtaking views of the sunset over the ocean. The true essence of this restaurant lies in its exquisite steakhouse cuisine. The meat selection is outstanding, with custom butchered steaks, dry and wet aged 30-45 days which many patrons regard as "fabulous", "phenomenal", and "possibly the best steak" they've ever had. Diners describe the food quality as "awesome" and the service as "impeccable". The restaurant also provides a unique dining experience through its sophisticated, lounge-style ambiance. It's no surprise that customers can't wait to return to this gem of a place.
A photo of The Warehouse restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1327)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Marina del Rey
Booked 5 times today
The Warehouse is renowned for its exquisite steak cuisine, offering a range of selections from a 20oz Porterhouse Steak to a juicy Filet Mignon. The restaurant's menu showcases the culinary excellence that has cemented its reputation among steak lovers. Reviewers make special mention of the steak dishes, one stating, "I love the steak it is to die for... Absolutely delicious". Another diner praised the steak and prime rib as a "melt in your mouth experience". The Warehouse's commitment to offering outstanding steak cuisine goes beyond just the main course, with the restaurant also earning accolades for its overall dining experience, including a beautiful view of the marina and exceptional service.
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