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Where to Find the Best Seafood on the Space Coast

We love Seafood on the Space Coast

We know a thing or two about Seafood here on the Space Coast. From fresh Mahi, Cobia, Tuna, and Wahoo pulled from the Atlantic to the Blue Crabs, Stone Crabs, and Shrimp fresh from the Indian River Lagoon, there’s plenty of catch to go around. Here are some of the best restaurants to get the tastiest seafood on the Space Coast.

*Disclaimer: Before heading to one of these amazing Space Coast seafood restaurants, make sure to check their current hours or call for reservations.

Fancy and Fresh Catch of the Day 

For fresh fish and a fine dining experience, these Space Coast Restaurants impress the most discerning palates with artfully crafted meals made from the freshest, local seafood available. Call for reservations! 

Fat Snook - Cocoa Beach
2464 S Atlantic Avenue Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
321-784-1190

Fat Snook
 Fat Snook, Cocoa Beach - Image Credit: @thefloridatravelgirl

Pompano Grill - Cocoa Beach
1440 Sportsman Lane NE Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
321-784-9005

Shiloh’s Steak and Seafood - Titusville
3665 S. Washington Avenue Titusville, FL 32780
321-567-3555

Shilos Titusville
Shilo's Steak & Seafood, Titusville. Image Credit: @shilostitusville 

Ocean 302 - Melbourne Beach
302 Ocean Ave. Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
321-802-5728

Florida’s Fresh Grill - Cocoa Beach
2039 N. Atlantic Avenue Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
321-613-5649

Florida's Fresh Grill
Florida's Fresh Grill, Cocoa Beach. Image Credit: Florida's Fresh Grill

 

Djon’s Steak and Lobster House - Melbourne Beach
522 Ocean Ave. Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
321-722-2737 

Island Fish Grille - Indialantic
111 Fifth Ave Indialantic, FL 32903
321-956-0559

Fat Kahuna’s - Cocoa Beach
8 Minutemen Causeway Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
321-783-6858

Fat Kahuna
Fat Kahuna's - Cocoa Beach

 

Savory Seafood Boils 

Seafood boils are messy, memorable and mmmmmmmmm. These restaurants pair the freshest shellfish with signature spices and sauces for Space Coast seafood flavors that are perfect for picnics and family meals! 

Q’s Crackin Crab - Cocoa Beach
5240 N ATLANTIC AVE UNIT 100, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
(321) 613-4044

Q's crackin crab
Q's Crackin' Crab, Cocoa Beach - Image Credit @weluvqs

Coastal Crab Company - Melbourne
2911 S Harbor City Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32901
(321) 722-2722

Melbourne Seafood Station (3 locations)
Melbourne, West Melbourne, Indian Harbour Beach
321-327-3393

Melbourne  Seafood Station
Melbourne Seafood Station, Downtown Melbourne. Image Credit: Melbourne Seafood Station

Ms. Apple’s Crab Shack - Merritt Island
580 W Merritt Island Cswy Merritt Island, FL 32952
321-459-3759

 

Poke & Sushi 

If this Space Coast seafood were any fresher it would be swimming! Check out some of the best Poke and Sushi spots for a fantastic, flavorful lunch or dinner.

Poke Fin - Cocoa Beach
4295 N. Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
(321) 613-5218

Poke Fin
Poke Fin, Cocoa Beach. Image Credit: @spacecoastbeacheats

Pacific Rim - Merritt Island
300 N Courtenay Pkwy Merritt Island, FL 32953
321-305-4902

Matt’s Casbah - Downtown Melbourne
801 E. New Haven Avenue Melbourne, FL 32901
321-574-1099

Umami - West Melbourne 
3042 W New Haven Ave, West Melbourne, FL 32904
(321) 676-5159

Nosh - Cocoa Beach
3800 N Atlantic Ave Ste. 6 Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
(321) 450-2323

Nosh sushi
Nosh, Cocoa Beach. Image Credit: @noshrestaurantcocoabeach

Poke Boba - Viera
2270 Town Center Ave, Melbourne, FL 32940
(321) 210-5788

Barkada Bowl - Cape Canaveral 
8010 N. Atlantic Ave. Suite 5, Cape Canaveral, Fl. 32920
321-613-0130

Haru Sushi Bar and Grill  - Indialantic
1500 Florida A1A, Indialantic, FL 32903
(321) 725-6100

Fried Delicious 

Fried fish is to Florida as pizza is to NY, and these iconic restaurants serve up some of the crispiest, most flavorful fish and shellfish fried to perfection in signature batters! You bet you’ll be coming back for more next time you need a little Space Coast Sunshine.

Dixie Crossroads - Titusville 
1475 Garden Street Titusville, FL 32796
321-268-5000

Squid Lips Overwater Grill - Eau Gallie
1477 Pineapple Avenue Melbourne, FL 32935
321-259-3101

Squid Lips Cocoa Beach - Cocoa Beach
2200 S. Orlando Ave Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
(321) 783-1350
 

Squidlips Eau Gallie
Squid Lips, Eau Gallie. Image Credit: @colleenfoodloverusa

Old Fish House Bar and Grill - Grant 
5185 North U.S. Highway 1 Grant, FL 32949
321-727-7007

Rusty’s Seafood Bar and Grill - Port Canaveral
628 Glen Cheek Drive Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
321-783-2033

Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill - Port Canaveral 
610 Glen Cheek Drive Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
321-784-4533

Cocoa Beach Fish Camp Grill - Cocoa Beach
5602 N Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
(321) 613-4020

Grill’s Seafood Deck & Tiki Bar - Port Canaveral 
505 Glen Cheek Drive Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
321-868-2226

Grills Riverside Seafood Deck & Tiki Bar - Melbourne
6075 N US Hwy 1, Melbourne, FL 32940
321-424-8999

 

Lionfish at Grills
Grills Riverside and Grills Seafood Deck & Tiki Bar - Melbourne & Cape Canaveral 

 

Low Key -  High Flavor

For a taste of the North with the fresh flair of the south, these low-key joints are perfect for steamed, fried, raw, and inspired eats right here on the Space Coast!

Jazzy’s Mainly Lobster - Cocoa Beach
210 N. Orlando Avenue Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
321-613-3993

Bunky’s Raw Bar & Seafood Grille - Indialantic
2372 N Highway A1A Indialantic, FL 32903
412-999-7067

bunky's Raw bar
Bunky's Raw Bar, Indialantic. Image: @bunkysrawbar

Molly’s Seafood Shack - Merritt Island
1580 E. Merritt Island Causeway, Merritt Island, FL 32952
321-453-1288

Ichabod's Dockside Bar & Grille - Melbourne
2210 Front Street Melbourne, FL 32901
321-952-9532

Florida Seafood Bar and Grill - Cocoa Beach
480 W. Cocoa Beach Causeway Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
321-784-0892

Florida Seafood Bar and Grill
Florida Seafood Bar & Grill, Cocoa Beach. Image Credit: Florida Seafood Bar & Grill

New England Eatery & Pub - Melbourne Beach
5670 HWY A1A, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
321-723-6080

 

Some, for Now, Some for Later -
Fresh Seafood Markets

Have your own favorite recipe you’d like to try at your vacation rental or suite? Purchase your fresh fish and seafood from the counter of these amazing seafood markets and be your own chef. You know what you like, and these markets have the seafood you need! 

Wild Ocean - Titusville
688 South Park Avenue Titusville, FL 32796
321-269-1116

Wild Ocean Shrimp Stir Fry
Wild Ocean Seafood Market, Titusville. Image Credit: Wild Ocean 

Seafood Atlantic - Port Canaveral
520 Glen Cheek Drive Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
321-784-1963

Claytons Crab Company - Rockledge
5775 US Highway 1, Rockledge, FL 32955 
321-636-6673

 

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