Living in your new home in Knightdale NC, you are becoming more familiar with the perks of being so close to the “Capital City.” That of course would be Raleigh, where you have some of the top world-class entertainment, shopping, and so much more. One area that certainly would qualify as “world-class” is the amazing dining scene in and surrounding Raleigh and the Triangle area. Thus, with such a diverse selection of specialty restaurants in the area, we will focus on one that gives you many good options for. Consequently, below, are recent choices based on the readers of “Indy Week” for the Best Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants.
Now, sure, there are many choices in Raleigh to make a list, but by choosing the Best Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants, we get to cover a little more ground and give you listenings slightly further and even one closer to your home at Knightdale Station. Regardless of exactly where located, we are pretty sure of one thing. Any of these Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants will be worth the trip.
Best Triangle Seafood Restaurants in Raleigh
We will see a few entries from surrounding Triangle area towns here, but it is hard to deny that the city of Raleigh has some amazing restaurants. No matter what type of food you desire, Raleigh has got you covered. That being said, the first three of our Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants actually are within Raleigh city limits.
Boasting what Indy Week calls an “upscale Southern menu,” 18 Seaboard brings it “upscale” like maybe no other in town when talking seafood. Try any of the chef-owner, Jason Smith’s classic seafood dishes from Pamlico Sound shrimp, to Carolina Classics catfish, to N.C. Oysters. You don’t get fresher and you just can’t beat 18 Seaboard.
18 Seaboard is located at 18 Seaboard Avenue, in. Raleigh. According to Google Maps, it is just a 20-minute drive (15.0 miles) from your new home at Knightdale Station.
City Market Sushi
Of the many dining trends in the past decade or so, there may be none that has seen more of an increase than sushi. Being so close to Raleigh, where there are so many great sushi choices, is certainly a plus if you are a sushi fan. However, as with any restaurants, some are really good, and some make the Triangle Best Seafood and Sushi Restaurants list. Due to its always fresh and the creativity in their combinations, City Market Sushi makes our list for sure.
Try the “Hamachi Volcano,” with crab, seasoned yellowtail, and eel sauce. Or maybe the “Spicy Tuna Dynamite,” with crab inside of a baked spicy tuna outside. Heck try them all, we haven’t yet found a roll we didn’t enjoy!
City Market Sushi is located in Raleigh at 315 Blake Street. According to Google Maps, is in only 22 minutes (10.6 miles) from your great new home in Knightdale.
The Cortez Seafood and Cocktail
Now, we could go on forever with just Raleigh entries in our Best Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants. However, to spread it around the area, we opted to list three. Thus, our final Raleigh restaurant in. the list lives up in every way to its lofty billing locally.
The Cortez features plenty of NC-caught fish in their specialty plates, including seared big-eye tuna, while red snapper, and grilled swordfish. Likewise, don’t miss out on the legendary raw N. oysters on the half shell, or the always fresh ceviches with citrus and spice.
Located at 413 Glenwood Avenue in. Raleigh, The Cortez is just a 21-minute drive (15.2 miles,) according to Google Maps, from Knightdale Station.
Best Triangle Seafood Restaurants in Durham
When listing the Best Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants it would be impossible to not touch on a couple from the “Bull City,” at least. Well worth a drive, are both of these entries to our list, as in Durham, these two spots are known as the seafood “go-to.”
Saint James Seafood
Known throughout the Triangle for its iconic “raw bar,” Saint James is a Durham seafood classic. Putting them on our Best Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants list is that unmatched raw bar. With all manner of oysters, from mild or sweet to briny and fat, be sure to have a taste.
Don’t forget though, when at Saint James their beautiful entrees with some of the best swordfish and lobster dishes made in the area.
Saint James Seafood is located at 806 West Main Street in Durham. Google Maps says that it is a 38-minute drive from “the Station,” setting 38.6 miles from the Knightdale neighborhood.
A simple name and we will use a simple description, directly from the Indy Weeblication top detail this next of our Best Triangle Seafood and. Sushi Restaurants.
“To put it simply, M Sushi is the best sushi spot in Durham, bar none.” The magazine’s description goes on. “Here, the fish is fresh, the rolls are artfully prepared, and the nigiri is to die for. What else do you want?”
M Sushi is located at 311 Holland Street in Durham. According to Google Maps, this puts the restaurant 39 minutes (38.1. miles) from Knightdale Station.
Best Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants…in Knightdale!!!
What, you didn’t think the “small town” could hang with the “big fish?” Hong you are, as located literally 3 minutes and just over one mile from Knightdale Station is one of our favorite seafood joints in the area.
Known by all in Knightdale as the ultimate in fresh seafood. Whether you are ordering dinner or coming to the huge fresh seafood market counter to bring home something to cook yourself. Do not miss A’Nets Katch.
Known for their huge snow crab, oysters by the bushel, and almost any type of seafood you could desire getting delivered fresh regularly. If you are looking for the Best Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants, bet you didn’t expect one to be less than 5 minutes away!
Admittedly, there are so many great Triangle Seafood and Sushi Restaurants that it is almost impossible to put six in an article alone. But whether you place our picks atop your list or not, we truly think if you “cast your line ” towards any of these we suggest that you will almost for sure walk away with a successful “fisherman’s tale.”
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