Phoenix's 3 most popular fancy seafood spots

Phoenix's 3 most popular fancy seafood spots
Photo: Buck & Rider/Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on June 29, 2020.

Craving top-of-the-line seafood?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best high-end spots serving such fare in Phoenix, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fill the bill.

1. Buck & Rider

Photo: Buck & Rider/Yelp

Topping the list is Buck & Rider. Located at 4225 E. Camelback Road in Camelback East, the steakhouse and breakfast/brunch spot is also the highest-rated high-end seafood spot in Phoenix, boasting 4.5 stars out of 943 reviews on Yelp.

The site has lots more information on Buck & Rider:

"Buck & Rider is a seafood and steak eatery from the folks who own La Grande Orange Grocery & Pizzeria, Chelsea's Kitchen and Ingo's Tasty Food in Phoenix, Arizona," according to the history section of the business's Yelp profile. "Located in the heart of Arcadia, Buck & Rider offers stunning views of Camelback Mountain from its beautifully landscaped patio, complete with a stone fireplace. The warm and nomadic architecture and interior of the restaurant is inspired by a house located in a swanky beach town on the coast of Australia."

2. The Capital Grille

Photo: the capital grille/Yelp

Next up is Camelback East's location of The Capital Grille chain, at 2502 E. Camelback Road. With 4.5 stars out of 505 reviews on Yelp, the steakhouse and wine bar, which also offers seafood and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking to indulge. 

If you're looking for more, we found these details about The Capital Grille:

"From the moment you step into The Capital Grille, the experience is one of comfortable elegance," states the business's Yelp profile. "African mahogany paneling and art deco chandeliers provide a warm, stately setting for our nationally renowned dry-aged steaks, fresh seafood and acclaimed world-class wines. With service as gracious as it is attentive, we look forward to impressing you."

3. Roy's Restaurant

photo: roy's restaurant/yelp

Last but not least is an outpost of the popular Roy's Restaurant chain, an Asian fusion and Hawaiian spot that offers seafood and more. It's another pricey go-to, with four stars out of 462 Yelp reviews. 

Yelper Teresa S., who reviewed Roy's Restaurant on April 12, wrote, "Roy's has always been one of my most favorite restaurants ever. I have loved every location I have ever been to. The fish is amazing, no matter what you get."

Yelper Annie B. added, "Pandemic review: These guys are the best! It's a limited menu right now, so look at their website first, but oh, dear God, the food is so delicious, with no skimping on the sauces on the side, so when you take it home you can add it so it's not too mushy."

Head over to 7151 W. Ray Road to see for yourself.   

This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.