Seafood - Best of 2012

Published Nov 28, 2012

If it comes from the sea, these restaurants know how to serve it right! Who's the best?

Winner
2012 Winner

1. Rusty Pelican

Voters Love

"Best swordfish, best view, best weekend music and the most incredibly wonderful service I have EVER received! Very..." via Stormie K.

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2735 West Coast Hwy Newport Beach CA 92663
  • Rusty Pelican, Great Meals Restaurants, Seafood, 2735 West Coast Hwy Newport Beach CA 92663
    Nominee for: Seafood
    2735 West Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA
  • The Boiling Crab, Great Meals Restaurants, Cajun & Creole Cajun/Creole, 14241 Euclid St Garden Grove CA 92843
    Nominee for: Seafood
    14241 Euclid St, Garden Grove, CA
  • The Fishermans Restaurant & Bar, Great Meals Restaurants, Seafood, 611 Avenida Victoria San Clemente CA 92672
    Nominee for: Seafood
    611 Avenida Victoria, San Clemente, CA
  • Bluewater Grill, Great Meals, Food, Seafood, 630 Lido Park Dr Newport Beach CA 92663
    Nominee for: Seafood
    Multiple locations
  • Opah, Food, Seafood, 13122 Jamboree Rd Irvine CA 92602
    5. Opah
    Nominee for: Seafood
    13122 Jamboree Rd, Irvine, CA
  • Dang! Crabs, Food, Great Meals, Seafood, 13030 Harbor Blvd Garden Grove CA 92843
    Nominee for: Seafood
    13030 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA
  • Walt's Wharf, Food, Great Meals, Seafood, 201 Main Street Seal Beach CA 90740
    Nominee for: Seafood
    201 Main Street, Seal Beach, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Seafood
    1370 Bison Ave, Newport Beach, CA
  • The Crab Cooker, Food, Seafood, 2200 Newport Blvd Newport Beach CA 92663
    Nominee for: Seafood
    2200 Newport Blvd, World Map Newport Beach, CA
  • The Original Fish Company, Great Meals, Food, Seafood, 11061 Los Alamitos Blvd World Map Los Alamitos CA 90720
    Nominee for: Seafood
    11061 Los Alamitos Blvd, World Map Los Alamitos, CA
  • TAPS Fish House & Brewery, Nightlife, Food, Great Meals, Beer Selection, Seafood, Beers on Tap, Brunch, Place to Impress a Date, Fine Dining, Sports Bar, 101 E Imperial Hwy Brea CA 92821
    Nominee for: Seafood
    Multiple locations
  • Location
    Nominee for: Seafood
    1521 W Katella Ave, Orange, CA
  • The Beach House, Great Meals Restaurants, Seafood, 25001 Dana Dr Dana Point CA 92629 619 Sleepy Hollow Ln Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: Seafood
    Multiple locations
  • Harbor Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, Seafood, 34499 Golden Lantern St Dana Point CA 92629
    Nominee for: Seafood
    34499 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA
  • Market Broiler, Food, Seafood, 20111 Brookhurst St Huntington Beach CA 92646
    Nominee for: Seafood
    Multiple locations
  • Catalina Fish Kitchen, Great Meals Restaurants, Seafood, 19171 Magnolia St Huntington Beach CA 92646 670 W 17th St Costa Mesa CA 92627
    Nominee for: Seafood
    Multiple locations
  • California Fish Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, Seafood, 5675 E La Palma Ave Anaheim CA 92807
    Nominee for: Seafood
    5675 E La Palma Ave, Anaheim Hills Anaheim, CA
  • Crabby's Boat House, Great Meals Restaurants, Seafood, 200 Main St Huntington Beach CA 92648
    Nominee for: Seafood
    200 Main St, Huntington Beach, CA
  • The Cajun Corner, Great Meals Restaurants, Cajun & Creole Cajun/Creole, 15430 Brookhurst St Westminster CA 92683
    Nominee for: Seafood
    15430 Brookhurst St, Westminster, CA
  • Rockin' Baja Lobster, Great Meals Restaurants, Cajun & Creole Cajun/Creole, 2104 W Oceanfront Newport Beach CA 92663
    Nominee for: Seafood
    2104 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA
  • Tan Cang Newport Seafood, Great Meals, Food, Seafood, 4411 W 1st St Santa Ana CA 92703
    Nominee for: Seafood
    4411 W 1st St, Santa Ana, CA
  • Eva's Caribbean Kitchen, Great Meals Restaurants, Cajun & Creole Cajun/Creole Caribbean, 31732 S Coast Hwy Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: Seafood
    31732 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA
  • JACKshrimp, Great Meals Restaurants, Cajun & Creole Cajun/Creole, 2400 West Coast Hwy Newport Beach CA 92663
    Nominee for: Seafood
    2400 West Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA
  • Blue Coral Seafood & Spirits, Great Meals, Food, Seafood, 451 Newport Center Dr Newport Beach CA 92660
    Nominee for: Seafood
    451 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA
  • Claes Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Seafood, 425 S Coast Hwy Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: Seafood
    425 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA
Contest Overview
  • 25,366
    Total Votes
  • 14,243
    Voters
  • 121
    Winners

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