The Best Seafood Dives Coast to Coast

Long live the laid-back shacks where the menus hang on the wall, the beers chill on ice, and the food comes piled high, deep-fried, slathered, breaded, buttered, and steamed.

East Coast Seafood Dives

Whether feasting on lobster or Lowcountry fare, you’ll find first-rate dishes at these Atlantic establishments.

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Connecticut Seafood Dives

Connecticut's Best Seafood Dives

Enjoy a wide variety of seafood offerings in this New England state.


Delaware Seafood Dive

Delaware's Best Seafood Dives

If you're looking for crab, this great state is a great place to be.



Maine's Best Seafood Dives

You know Maine's got great lobster and chowder. We've got the best out of the way spots to get these New England classics.



Maryland's Best Seafood Dives

Come as you are-but bring an appetite to these amazing Maryland seafood establishiments.



Massachusetts's Best Seafood Dives

We've got the best seafood on the cape and beyond.


New Hampshire Seafood Dives

New Hampshire's Best Seafood Dives

Slide a mis-matched chair up to the table and dive into the best New Hampshire seafood restaurants.


New Jersey Seafood Dives

New Jersey's Best Seafood Dives

We scoured the coast—and filled our paper plates—to find the New Jersey seaside dives with the tastiest dishes.


New York Seafood Dive

New York's Best Seafood Dives

We've found some keepers in these casual New York coastal joints.


North Carolina Seafood Dive

North Carolina's Best Seafood Dives

At these 25 restaurants, great food matters but decor doesn't.


Rhode Island Seafood Dive

Rhode Island's Best Seafood Dives

This state may be small, but it boast some great seafood!


South Carolina Seafood Dive

South Carolina's Best Seafood Dives

We've got the lowdown on the best lowcountry seafood.

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