Don’t listen to anyone who says you can only find good seafood on the coast! Nebraska is home to a number of restaurants where you can find tasty seafood in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Here are our picks for the seven best seafood restaurants in Nebraska.
At Plank Seafood Provisions, you won’t feel like you’re in Nebraska but rather a seaside paradise. From the tasty oyster selections to the fantastic grilled fish dishes and shrimp cocktails, this lively seafood restaurant has quickly become a local favorite in Omaha.
For a break from burgers and fries, make your way to Buzzard Billy’s in Lincoln for some of the best Cajun food in Nebraska. You’ll find favorites such as catfish, crawfish, shrimp and more on the menu at this fun and eclectic joint.
Shuck’s Fish House & Oyster Bar is another great place to find fresh seafood dishes in Omaha. With constantly rotating specials and incredible prices at happy hour, make your way to Shuck’s any night of the week for fresh, irresistible seafood.
Get N Go Fish in Omaha is a small, hole-in-the-wall seafood joint that serves a variety of deliciously-fried fish favorites. There are a few places to sit outside, but it’s best to do as the name says, and get your fish dinner to go!
Located on the banks of the Missouri River, Surfside Club is one of Omaha’s best kept secrets for fresh fried catfish. The large dive bar is the perfect place to spend the afternoon enjoying some delicious food, cheap drinks, and fun on the river.
For authentic Cajun/Creole dishes in the heart of Nebraska, Jazz, A Louisiana Kitchen has expanded its Kansas City concept to offer its taste of New Orleans in Omaha. From popcorn shrimp and catfish to oysters and gumbo, the menu offers an endless selection of delicious seafood favorites.
While not a strictly seafood-only restaurant, Beacon Hills located in Aksarben Village in Omaha offers plenty of fresh seafood options on its menu. Crab cakes, fresh salmon, and shrimp pasta are just a few of the items seafood-lovers can choose from.