The best seafood restaurants
Australia is home to some of the best seafood restaurants in the world with nothing but the freshest produce on the menu. For a country that is surrounded by the ocean and world-class beaches, you’re guaranteed to find a decent seafood offering with restaurants in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and everywhere in between.
If you’re looking for an experience to gift to someone for a special occasion or a birthday, a delicious seafood dining experience will go down a treat. These restaurants offer some of the best seafood dishes that are designed for 2 people so the recipient can enjoy the experience along with their plus one.
Best places to eat seafood?
At RedBalloon, we offer a variety of amazing seafood restaurants around the country that are all worth trying. However if you still need some ideas around which experience to try first, here is a list of some of our most popular restaurants in major cities:
- Seafood restaurant Sydney: If you’re dining in Sydney, we recommend the waterfront 3 course seafood lunch or dinner with for 2 people in Darling Harbour. Spoil yourself with carefully sourced seafood caught daily from all over Australia and picturesque water views. It’s definitely a top pick as the best seafood restaurant in the city.
- Seafood restaurant Melbourne: for a unique experience, enjoy a seafood brunch cruise with champagne in Docklands. Spoil yourself to a cruise that includes a welcome drink and canapes on arrival, followed by a seafood buffet all while indulging in the stunning views of Melbourne harbour.
- Seafood restaurant Brisbane: if you’re in Brisbane, then head to Otto for a six course seafood degustation for 2 people. This unforgettable dining experience will showcase some of the very best fish, seafood pasta and plenty more meals from the award winning menu inspired by modern Italian cuisine.
- Seafood restaurant Perth: for a delicious dining experience, the 2 course shared seafood menu with a bottle for 2 people in Perth is the way to go. Enjoy a delicious seafood menu paired with a bottle of wine at one of Australia’s top rated restaurants. Devour their speciality: whisky cured salmon with roe, radish, truffle oil and cauliflower custard cream.
- Seafood restaurant Gold Coast: if you’re looking for a delicious seafood experience, the gourmet seafood platter with a bottle of wine for 2 people is right up your alley. Indulge in a delicious hot and cold seafood platter for two featuring oysters, prawns, calamari, fish and more.
What are the best seafood dishes?
There are so many amazing and mouth-watering seafood dishes that are worth trying on RedBalloon. These restaurants and dining experiences use fresh seafood to plate up only the best quality food that will leave you wanting more. Tuck into a seafood platter and enjoy oysters, Moreton Bay bugs, tiger prawns, salt and pepper calamari and more. If you’re after an amazing fish restaurant indulge on an incredible feast at the award-winning restaurant, Terrace of Maleny. Sit back and enjoy a delicious two course meal with all your favourite seafood dishes.
If you’re looking for a unique experience that combines adventure with seafood dining, we recommend booking the Tasmanian ocean to plate seafood cruise. Spend the day cruising on pristine waterways gathering fresh Tasmanian seafood. Enjoy rock lobster, oysters shucked straight from the shell and watch your guide dive for wild abalone and sea urchin. Be delighted as your catch is turned into a delicious seafood feast accompanied by local produce. It is definitely a seafood experience you’ll remember for years to come and rave about to all your friends.
If you ever find yourself stuck and asking ‘what are some good seafood restaurants near me’? Then head online to RedBalloon and browse our range of seafood dining experiences around Australia. Whether you’re after a fine dining restaurant for you and your plus one or something different like a buffet cruise, you’ll never be stuck for ideas again when looking for seafood restaurants.
If you’re looking for a unique gift for someone in your life who considers themselves the ultimate foodie then you can’t go past one of our eating out experiences. They will love being able to enjoy fresh seafood at one of the best restaurants in their area. Better yet, why not gift one of our dining experiences for 2 so that they can indulge in the amazing food with their significant other. It is the perfect gift for any occasion, whether it’s for a birthday, anniversary, Christmas or any other milestone. If you don’t know which seafood restaurant to gift, don’t stress! Why not give a RedBalloon gift voucher and let them decide. Starting at $25, vouchers can be made to any denomination and are valid for 5 years.