Best Seafood Restaurants in Singapore

Established in 1987, Jumbo is a household name for seafood in Singapore and has won numerious awards in Singapore. With five outlets spread across the island, the restaurant chain is packed daily with both locals and tourists for its jumbo, live Sri Lankan crabs.

Specialities: jumbo chilli crab, fried prawns with cereal, deep fried red tilapia, bamboo clams with minced garlic and crispy baby squids.

1206 East Coast Parkway
#01-07/08 East Coast Seafood Centre
Tel: +65 6442 3435
Daily: 5pm – 12mn
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The restaurant was started by the late Mr. Low Chin Huat, who pioneered steamboat BBQ buffet in Singapore. Then in 1995, Mr. Low established the first live seafood restaurant on the island – allowing customers to pick and even fish for their own seafood for the glass tanks.

In addition to its tasty and fresh seafood dishes, the restaurant is also popular for its crispy suckling pig and crispy peking duck.

Specialities: crab bee hoon, Australian lobster in signature superior broth, giant garoupa in yellow broth, braised giant garoupa in claypot, golden sauce crab and chilli crab.

105 Clementi Street 12
#01-30 Sunset Way Singapore
Tel: +65 6775 7348
Daily: 11.30am – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11pm
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Set up in 1946 at Bedok Resthouse, Long Beach restaurant has an almost 50-year history and is credited as the creator of the original black pepper crab. The restaurant chain currently has five outlets and has feted many famous guests including ministers and international celebrities, including Morgan Freeman, Brendan Fraser and even Lady Gaga.

Specialities: classic white pepper live Alaskan king crab, live Australian king crab, live Australian snow crab, blackpepper crab, chilli crab, live Canadian geoduck sashimi, live golden stripe lobster, live tiger sea mantis with golden garlic and deep fried garoupa with mango in Thai style.

26 Jalan Benaan Kapal
Kallang Park
Tel: +65 6344 7722
Daily: 11am – 3pm, 5pm – 1.15am
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The restaurant was established in 1956 with a menu of only nine dishes, one of which is the original chilli crab! Today, Palm Beach is located at the upscale One Fullerton.

Specialities: chilli crab, blackpepper crab, golden milk prawns and creamy crab, honey tangy fish and live lobster with vermicelli.

1 Fullerton Road
#01-09 One Fullerton
Tel: +65 6227 2332
Daily: 12pm – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11pm
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…more Singapore seafood restaurants.