Indulge in Delicious Seafood at One of These Top Seafood Restaurants in Siesta Key

If you’re looking for a relaxing Florida getaway, Siesta Key is the perfect solution. Come experience the secluded white-sand beaches, explore the history of the area, and immerse yourself in the breathtaking nature. Siesta Key is a wonderful vacation spot whether you are bringing the whole family or enjoying a getaway with your sweetheart.

While you’re in Siesta Key, you have to indulge in the delicious seafood. Here are a few of our favorite Siesta Key seafood restaurants, all located just moments away from our Siesta Key courtyard view rentals.

nachos from Spearfish Grille in Siesta Key

Spearfish Grille

Spearfish Grille takes pride in offering the locals and visitors to Siesta Key some of the freshest locally caught seafood in the area. Since March 2018, Spearfish has been serving creative interpretations of local ingredients inside an atmosphere that is both modern and respectful of the community’s past.

The menu puts new twists on your favorite seafood classics, from starters like cheesy Gulf shrimp and grits or crispy fried grouper cheeks to entrees like middle grounds fresh tacos or the fried oyster po boy. If you’re not in the mood for seafood, you’ll also find offerings like the open face pulled pork debris sandwich or Siesta Key Marina stackers. Complement your meal with a bottled beer or a selection from the tap or pick a glass of red or white wine.

Spearfish Grille is located at 1265 Old Stickney Point Road.

Captain Curt’s Crab & Oyster Bar

For that Old Florida feel in a casual and fun environment, Captain Curt’s is the place. There’s a little something for everyone on the menu, and once you visit, it won’t be hard to see why the travel channel has ranked Captain Curt’s as the Best Family Restaurant on Siesta Key!

The biggest attraction on this menu is the clam chowder, which placed first in the Great Chowder Cookoff at the International Chowder Championships in Newport, Rhode Island. It’s officially the best clam chowder in the world! You’ll also find other seafood classics like raw oysters and crab cakes. Of course, they also have a wide selection of sandwiches, burgers, and any other American classics you might crave.

Captain Curt’s Crab & Oyster Bar is located at 1200 Old Stickney Point Road.

Siesta Key oyster bar dish

Siesta Key Oyster Bar

Siesta Key Oyster Bar is the quintessential hangout spot. This is one of the most relaxed and welcoming bars in Siesta Key Village, where you and your friends or family can come out to enjoy bar food favorites made with the best local ingredients.

Seafood favorites on the menu include the specialty baked oysters, Jack Daddy’s fried calamari, and jumbo peel and eat shrimp. Continue with a flatbread or a classic offering like beer-battered fish and chips or crab-stuffed lobster. If you’re feeling a sandwich, indulge in the Maine lobster roll or go for the Calico Jack beef burger. Don’t forget to stop by for Sunday brunch!

Siesta Key Oyster Bar is located at 5238 Ocean Boulevard.

seafood tacos from Clayton's Siesta Grille

Clayton’s Siesta Grille

Clayton’s Siesta Grille offers the perfect combination of casual and fine dining. You can bring the whole family to the casual and welcoming atmosphere, but you’re not sacrificing flavor or quality of food. The freshest ingredients are used to plan the seasonal menu, so you’ll find something different every time you visit Siesta Key!

Currently, you can start your meal with scrumptious appetizers like the Prince Edward Island mussels or goat cheese and a tomato jam jar. Select from entrees like the Maine lobster pasta, crispy half duck, or grilled salmon, and add a side to your meal like the arugula and pear salad or seafood chowder. Finish off your meal with the homemade dessert like the bananas foster or Florida Key lime pie. This is a great option for those with dietary restrictions, as gluten-free preparation is available by request.

Clayton’s Siesta Grille is located at 1256 Old Stickney Point Road.

This is just a handful of the best restaurants in Siesta Key to get your seafood fix. Best of all, they are all conveniently located near our Siesta Key condo rentals. Contact us today for more information!


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6263 Midnight Pass Rd., Siesta Key
Sarasota, Florida 34242
Phone: (941)349-2001
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