When you travel to the Georgia coast, you’ll find some of the Best Seafood Restaurants on Tybee Island. The Island is an oasis for seafood lovers, and people travel from around the country to partake in its delectable seafood. When you’re on Tybee, you should take time to dine in some of the island’s most popular seafood eateries. Although there are many fine restaurants on Tybee to satisfy any appetite, the island specialty is seafood. For more information, including restaurant menus and links for all the restaurants on Tybee Island check out our Tybee Island Restaurant Guide.
The following selection is not based on my opinions or recommendations. Instead, it was complied from the research performed on hundreds of reviews from all the seafood restaurants on the island. Based on several factors, the 5 restaurants with the highest visitor’s ratings are listed below.
The Best Seafood Restaurants on Tybee Island
#1. Sundae Café is considered by most as the hands down best place to eat on the island. The restaurant ranks high with other fine eateries you’ll find in Savannah or almost anywhere. It’s a small restaurant, owned and operated by some local chefs. From steaks to seafood, everything on this menu is fantastic. The restaurant is usually quite busy so it’s best to make a reservation ahead of time. (912) 786-7694
#2. CoCo’s Sunset Grill has amazing views and fresh local Seafood caught daily. Coco’s has a great staff, provides an excellent value and is one of favorite restaurants on Tybee Island. The rooftop deck overlooks the marsh, and provides the ideal spot to watch the breathtaking sunsets. (912) 786-7810
#3. The Crab Shack is one of Tybee Island’s most popular and famous restaurants, and it is visited by many of the locals to satisfy their seafood cravings. Over the years this unique restaurant has received many awards, since 1998 it has been voted “Best Seafood” and the “Best Outdoor Dining”. The restaurant has a live alligator exhibit (where visitors can feed the alligators), exotic birds and dolphins in a creek nearby. The service is excellent, the food is reasonably priced and it’s a restaurant you should try at least once when visiting Tybee. See our review of The Crab Shack. (912) 786-9857
#4. A-J’s Dockside Restaurant features a good selection of seafood including snow crab legs, crab stew, deviled crab, oysters, shrimp and a few different types of fish. The restaurant is located on the Back River, has a small marina and provides outdoor seating on its deck which is a great place to view a Tybee Island sunset. The restaurant offers both lunch and dinner, uses the freshest ingredients and is reasonably priced. (912) 786-9533
#5. StingRay’s offers casual dining and a relaxed atmosphere.The restaurant is always crowded; however, the wait is never long. The prices are reasonable, the food is fresh and delicious and the seafood is prepared just right. Simple and delicious seafood describes StingRay’s best. (912) 786-5520
Everyone will have their own opinion about the 5 Best Seafood Restaurants on Tybee Island. Maybe you don’t agree with the ones others have selected as the best and feel a different restaurant should be in the top 5 spots. We have put together a poll that includes all the seafood restaurants on Tybee Island, let your opinion be heard and cast your vote.