December 27, 2016

Dine On Delicious and Best Seafood In Chennai At These Great Restaurants

Being a coastal state, it is no surprise that Chennai loves seafood. Even with majority of the population being vegetarian, there are enough seafood restaurants in the city that will give you just about everything you’re looking for.

Whether it’s a place you can see the fresh catch laid out or glance through a menu, the city has it all for you.

The Manhattan Fish Market, Mylapore

Opened recently in Chennai, this restaurant has seafood in almost every form. You can have seafood with your pasta or even poached or baked and of course, have it as fish & chips, because you can never go wrong with that. Psst, they’ve even got lobsters!


The Marina, Nungambakkam


The minute you walk into the restaurant, you are greeted by fresh fish, crabs, lobsters and more. You get to pick and choose what you want to eat and how you want them to prepare it for you.


Jakob’s Kitchen, Khader Nawaz Khan Road


Seafood made in South Indian masalas make everything so much better and Jakob’s Kitchen does exactly that. With traditional combinations to interesting ones, this is the place to go.

Azzuri Bay, Adyar

azzuri bay

With a view to die for, this rooftop restaurant also has a large selection of cuisines to choose from. Plus, their seafood options are vast and delicious too.

Moonrakers, Mahabalipuram


When in Mahabalipuram, Moonrakers should be the only seafood restaurant you stop by. They’ve been around for years and they know their audience by now. Plus, they’ve got fresh fish to choose from and they’re open late.

Jonah’s Goes Fishing, East Coast Road

jonah's goes fishing

Joining forces with Chef Willi, this restaurant on ECR serves the best of seafood in different styles and cuisines. Taking Jonah’s Bistro to the next level, they’ve managed to combine the good food of Jonah’s with the deliciousness of seafood.

The Tapas Bar, Gopalapuram

zara tapas

While seafood isn’t the focus at Zara, they have a lot to choose from. Prawns, fish and even calamari are on the menu.


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  1. Anna
    Anna Author June 08, 13:42
    Hamvi, you are coming to the perfect place for all the seafood you can eat. And do let us know what your experience is like when you're done!
  2. Hamvi seafoods
    Hamvi seafoods June 08, 13:39
    I am visiting Chennai soon and being a seafood lover, I am looking forward to taste all the glorious sea food that the city has to offer. Your list is certainly going to help me cover some awesome seafood restaurants in the city.

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