Seafood By the Seashore

Are you craving seafood? Well, you’ve come to the right place! There are restaurants located on and around Tybee Island that serve an array of amazing food options. Local fresh seafood is a shared staple among locals and tourists alike! Here are a few restaurant recommends for the best seafood on Tybee Island.

The Crab Shack

Located on 40 Estill Hammock Rd, the ORIGINAL Crab Shack is open 7 days a week from 11:30am-10pm.  This is a unique restaurant that features numerous seafood delights along their own unique alligator lagoon where you can actually feed the captive alligators. They have both indoor and outdoor seating but their outdoor seating features great views of the waterways and marshlands. They have quite a wide selection of seafood appetizers and meal options on their menu. A few featured items are: Low Country Boil- shrimp, corn potatoes, and sausage as well as New England Clam Chowder and The Shack Crab Stew, which is their own award-winning recipe. They also offer shrimp, snow crab, stone crab, mussels and baby clams.


Sting Rays Seafood

Located on 14th Street at Butler Avenue this great restaurant the features inside and outside dining options is open 7 days a week. They offer a large range of seafood. Sting Rays is a great location to watch any of Tybee’s many parades from while you enjoy your meal. The parade passes right in front of the restaurant so you can have a meal and a show or rather a parade!  There many food options include, crab stew, Shrimp Po’ Boy sandwich, Snow Crab Platter, Deviled Crab Plate, Soft Shell Crab Plate, Louisiana Crawfish, Dungeness Crab and even the “famous” Sting Ray’s Platter which consists of Shrimp, Snow Crab, Blue Crab, Jonah Crab Claws, Crawfish and Mussels. They even sell Seafood by the pound, such as 1/2 lb Shrimp, 1lb Mussels, Alaskan Snow Crab, and Oysters on the Half Shell. 


The Deck Beach Bar and Kitchen

Located at Tybee Island Beachside Colony Resort, on Butler Ave. This restaurant is directly beach front so you can enjoy their indoor seating or eat in their outdoor seating and watch the surf and listen to some live music as you enjoy your meal. The Deck features fresh seafood and Tasty Coastal Cuisine and refreshing beverages! The Deck’s food draws inspiration from the cuisine of Australia, coastal Mexico, and Hawaii; combining them in a relaxed and creative manner. The menu is both fun and satisfying with guest favorites like fish and chips and buffalo hot wings.


Interested in visiting more local Tybee restaurants? Click here for a larger list of restaurant options!