The Best Seafood Restaurants in Los Angeles

The OpenTable Team

From the glamorous Hollywood Hills to the down-to-earth food trucks, Los Angeles offers globally-diverse flavors, acclaimed restaurants and a population that demands creative cuisine. This coastal Southern California city excels when it comes to fresh fish. The best seafood in Los Angeles delivers a menu of classic and fusion favorites. But where are the smartest, savviest L.A. consumers headed out to when they're searching for the best seafood in Los Angeles? Welcome to our Tastemaker Lists. We've gathered data from in-the-know diners to find out the best seafood restaurants in LA, from beach-side seafood shacks to upscale restaurants downtown. Grab a table and grab a seafood meal in the City of Angels tonight!

Restaurants:Connie and Ted's, Rappahannock Oyster Bar @ ROW DTLA, Providence
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Seafood
Neighborhoods:West Hollywood, Downtown, Hollywood

Connie and Ted's

$$$$·Seafood·
West Hollywood
3,061 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Connie and Ted's brings a classic New England fish house/oyster shack atmosphere to the West Coast. This local favorite off of Santa Monica Boulevard is an L.A. favorite for its chRead more
94% recommended
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Rappahannock Oyster Bar @ ROW DTLA

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
154 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Happy Hour
The Los Angeles site of this acclaimed national chain delivers classic Chesapeake Bay tastes and styles to the heart of the City of Angels. This lively restaurant in the hip WarehoRead more
95% recommended

Providence

$$$$·Seafood·
Hollywood
3,629 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Tasting Menu
  • Good for Anniversaries
Providence is a longtime L.A. favorite that features some of the best seafood in Los Angeles. The Melrose Avenue restaurant also boasts one of the city's most colorful interiors, wRead more
95% recommended
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Capital Seafood Beverly Hills

$$$$·Seafood·
Beverly Hills
130 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Authentic
Right off the famed L.A. road called La Cienega is the fabled Capital Seafood. This engaging restaurant features Hong Kong-style seafood dishes in a lively, modern atmosphere. SeafRead more
92% recommended

Fishing With Dynamite

$$$$·Seafood·
Manhattan Beach
1,591 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
One of the coolest-named restaurants in the city also features some of the best seafood in Los Angeles. For those traveling to Manhattan Beach to see the sights or soak up the raysRead more
96% recommended
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The Grill on the Alley - Beverly Hills

$$$$·Steak·
Beverly Hills
1,170 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Anniversaries
Movers and shakers in Los Angeles power this Beverly Hills institution. The Grill on the Alley mixes classic steakhouse atmosphere with California vibes and includes some of the beRead more
98% recommended
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Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse - Century City

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Century City
480 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
The Los Angeles location of this nationally-celebrated restaurant chain delivers all of the classic vibes and recipes expected of a modern steakhouse. Del Frisco's features superb Read more
91% recommended

C.O.D. Seafood & Raw Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Beverly / Fairfax / La Brea / Third St.
352 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
The stylish vibe of C.O.D. matches its happening location along West Third Street. Diners can choose to eat in the more relaxed dining room or the lively upstairs lounge-bar and ouRead more
86% recommended

Q

$$$$·Sushi·
Downtown
299 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Q is a uniquely California-accented seafood location with some of the best sushi in the city. Diners that head into Q will experience one of the city's most singular dining experieRead more
86% recommended
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The Belvedere at The Peninsula Beverly Hills

$$$$·French·
Beverly Hills
857 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
The Belvedere provides one of the signature Los Angeles dining experiences. This fabled location in the acclaimed Peninsula hotel features both an elegant interior and a sun-kissedRead more
95% recommended
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The Palm Beverly Hills

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Beverly Hills
1,243 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Business Meals
This upscale Beverly Hills location of the nationally-renowned steakhouse chain features impeccable service, excellent people-watching, and fine seafood dishes. The Palm has long bRead more
94% recommended
Special Occasion in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
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Los Balcones Hollywood

$$$$·Peruvian·
Hollywood
306 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Unique seafood tastes of Peru come to the City of Angels in this local Los Angeles neighborhood favorite. It's an excellent spot for a one-of-a-kind dinner for any diners seeing thRead more
93% recommended
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Sawyer Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Silver Lake
412 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Sunday Lunch
The hip Los Angeles area called Silverlake is home to Sawyer, one of the top seafood destinations in the city. Hang out on the patio or in the upscale dining room to enjoy modern ARead more
88% recommended
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Cattle & Claw

$$$$·American·
West Hollywood
409 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
Cattle & Claw is the place to go in Los Angeles for surf and turf. Located in the elegant Sofitel hotel, Cattle & Claw specializes in prime lobsters and top-notch burgers. Diners cRead more
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Messhall Kitchen

$$$$·Californian·
Los Feliz
970 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Comfort Food
  • Neighborhood Gem
Right off of Los Feliz Boulevard, Messhall Kitchen features some of the best seafood in Los Angeles. Grab a seat outside or in the bright and lively dining room for a selection of Read more
96% recommended
Great for Brunch in Hollywood

Bottlefish

$$$$·Seafood·
Brentwood
277 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Bottlefish is an elegant, upscale seafood restaurant that is ideal for a date night or a trek out with friends. Sit down and dine in the luxurious, white-accented dining room and sRead more
94% recommended
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