Seafood Recipes

Top recipes for fish, shellfish, and hearty chowder. See easy ways to make seafood part of your low-cal diet.

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Garlicky Appetizer Shrimp Scampi

Rating: 4.65 stars 179
Quick, garlicky, and delicious shrimp scampi.

Grilled Fish Steaks

Rating: 4.7 stars 528
My husband is not much of a fish lover but when I made this recipe with halibut he very much enjoyed it. It's very simple.

22 Best Seafood Recipes for Beginner Cooks

These top-rated recipes celebrate simple seafood preparations and limited ingredients. You'll find terrific easy recipes for shrimp, tuna, scallops, salmon, tilapia, and more. 
By Carl Hanson

Good New Orleans Creole Gumbo

Rating: 4.89 stars 1061
With a slow cooked roux and gumbo file powder flavoring the shrimp, crabmeat, and andouille sausage, this gumbo is an authentic creole meal.

Coconut Shrimp I

Rating: 4.79 stars 1974
These crispy shrimp are rolled in a coconut beer batter before frying. For dipping sauce, I use orange marmalade, mustard and horseradish mixed to taste.

Sesame Seared Tuna

Rating: 4.7 stars 512
Easy, great tasting tuna coated with sesame seeds, and quickly seared. This tuna is served rare, so be sure to use a good quality fresh tuna.

Quick and Easy Tuna Casserole

Rating: 4.33 stars 645
Quick and Easy Tuna Casserole is perfect for the busy mom!

Easy Bake Fish

Rating: 4.23 stars 313
Easy recipe for people who spent so much on the fish they couldn't buy the sauce!

Catfish Po Boy

Rating: 4.55 stars 10
Crispy fried catfish is piled into hoagie rolls and topped with tangy coleslaw for this authentic Po Boy sandwich.

Seared Scallops with Jalapeno Vinaigrette

Rating: 4.62 stars 173
This is an incredibly basic but extremely versatile dressing.

Hudson's Baked Tilapia with Dill Sauce

Rating: 4.54 stars 1157
Baked tilapia seasoned with Cajun and citrus served with a creamy sauce of fresh dill and lemon.

Crispy Fried Fish

Rating: 4.47 stars 148
Whip up a regular beer batter, and add a final spicy dry dredge to create a truly crispy dish.
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Inspiration and Ideas

Cooking Fresh Fish
Whether it's fried, grilled, or poached, we've got tips for perfect fish every time.
Grandma's Famous Salmon Cakes
Rating: 4.38 stars
387

Simple and tasty pan fried salmon cakes! Just salmon, eggs, onion and black pepper. Mix it all up, shape into patties and you are ready to go! Great with macaroni and cheese.