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The Best Places To Grab Seafood On the Upper West Side


Summer is all about BBQs, watermelon, daiquiris and of course seafood! While you can find seafood at almost any restaurant year round, summer brings out the most fresh and exquisite fish in the area. Here are some of the best seafood restaurants that are close by to The Sagamore you can stop by for some summer seafood!


The Mermaid Inn: Our Sagamore residents are just a 3 minute walk from delicious fresh seafood! The Mermaid Inn has a large menu filled with fresh fish options for everyone. Menu items include seared barnegat sea scallops with creamed corn, asparagus, black garlic & toasted crumb, eared calamari salad featuring frisée, feta cheese, cremini & shiitake and maryland crab cakes. You can grab a oyster and clam platter from their raw bar or try their classic shrimp cocktail. If you make it in before 7 there are plenty of happy hour specials that would go great with your meal!

Luke’s Lobster: Want fresh Maine Lobster without having to make the hours long trip out east? Luke’s Lobster saves you the travel time just minutes away from The Sagamore by serving the freshest seafood caught in Maine. Their specialty is of course their Lobster Roll, 1/4 lb of chilled wild caught lobster in a split top bun with melted lemon butter, mayo, and our secret seasoning. They also serve crab and shrimp rolls, or have a little of all three with Luke’s Trio, 1/2 lobster roll, 1/2 crab roll, 1/2 shrimp roll. The Wild Blue Salad is made of Chilled lobster tail, arugula, pickled wild Maine blueberries, red cabbage, white beans, roasted sunflower seeds, balsamic vinaigrette.


Ed’s Chowder House: Oysters, mussels, shrimp, clams and more, you can find it all at Ed’s located just a short trip downtown on 63rd Street. Their menu features several shellfish platters that you can choose from, main seafood entrees and their specialty, chowder! Chowder options include Manhattan style blue crab chowder, shellfish chowder, and New England Style Clam Chowder all made from fresh seafood.


The Mermaid Inn

570 Amsterdam Ave

New York, NY 10024

212 799-7400


Luke’s Lobster

426 Amsterdam Ave

New York, NY 10024

212 877-8800


Ed’s Chowder House

44 W 63rd St

New York, NY 10023

212 956-1288