These 18 Restaurants In New Jersey Have The Best Seafood EVER

Christmas is just a few days away, and we all know what that means… Christmas Eve is even closer. New Jersey has a significant Italian population, and even if you aren’t Italian, you may have heard of the Feast of the Seven Fishes. It’s a delicious Italian-American tradition on the night before Christmas that everyone can enjoy. What better time to share the best places to score scrumptious seafood in the state? They’re perfect picks if you don’t feel like making your own feast this year, and they’re great places to dine during any season! Please note that this list is in no particular order and that all of these are exceptional options.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

It’s no surprise we have so many great seafood restaurants with our sizable coastline. Minado in Little Ferry and Morris Plains and Chart House in Weehawken and Atlantic City are other amazing options, but I wanted to feature local restaurants that you can only find in New Jersey. What is your favorite place to enjoy seafood in the state?