Archive for the ‘Seafood’ Category

The Original Sand Crab Tavern

An industrial park is an odd location for buckets of good seafood.

The Original Sand Crab Tavern
Fisherman’s Sampler
2229 Micro Place Escondido, CA 92029


Good food & great sauces, but you really go here for the show.

Hibachi Shrimp
755 Raintree Drive Carlsbad, CA 92011

World Famous

Good eats while watching the freaks on the beach boardwalk.

World Famous
Tiger Shrimp Risotto Cakes
711 Pacific Beach Drive San Diego, CA 92109
World Famous on

Harbor Fish

Small tables, crap parking, busy street… good fish with a great view.

Harbor Fish
Fish & Chips with Clam Chowder substituted
3179 Carlsbad Boulevard Carlsbad, CA 92008
Harbor Fish on Yelp

The Buena Vista Cafe

The originators of the Irish Coffee, frothed precisely with whiskey.

The Buena Vista Cafe
Crab Cakes and Irish Coffee (for breakfast!)
2765 Hyde Street San Francisco, CA 94109

Anthony’s Fish Grotto

Dock the boat below, grab a schnack and enjoy your bay view.

Anthony's Fish Grotto
Fish and Chips
1360 North Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101

Sabella & La Torre

I have eaten here and next door at least 50 times. It never gets old.

Sabella & La Torre
Fresh Crabs
2809 Taylor Street San Francisco, CA 94133
Sabella & La Torre on Yelp

Nick’s Lighthouse

On Fisherman’s Wharf since 1934.  A favorite as a kid growing up in Montara.

Nick's Lighthouse
Fried Prawns & Fried Calamari and Marinated Calamari
Fishermans Wharf San Francisco, CA 94102
Nick’s Lighthouse on Yelp

Ostioneria Bismark-cito

One of the best seafood meals I have ever had. Lobster machaca tacos too!

Ostioneria Bismark-cito
Raw Scallops
Alvaro Obregon between Constitucion and Hidalgo, La Paz, BCS
Ostioneria Bismark-cito on Street Gourmet LA

La Torta Gigante

A lot more than tortas. A good selection of mariscos with great chips & salsa.

La Torta Gignate
Cubana Torta
2506 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084
La Torta Gigante on Chowhound