What is The Best Seafood Restaurant on Long Island?


Being that Long Island is a hotspot for seafood, it’s no wonder there are so many eateries dedicated to serving up fresh fish, but what is the best seafood restaurant on Long Island?

Long Islanders voted Anchor Down Seafood Bar and Grill the Best Seafood Restaurant on Long Island in the 2022 Bethpage Best of Long Island contest!

Long Island has no shortage of great seafood restaurants, but one bayside joint in Merrick really makes a splash. Anchor Down Seafood Bar & Grill serves up some of the very best seafood on the island in a fun, comfortable atmosphere. Since it first opened in 2014, customers have raved over its classic fish and chips, lobster bisque, lobster pot pie, shrimp, and po’boy sandwiches. Anchor Down’s casual dinner menu will win over even the pickiest of fish eaters and quickly become a favorite seafood dining experience for the whole family. Plus, don’t miss out on the restaurant’s regular lobster specials and rotating oyster selections. You’ll be glad you got your seafood fix at Anchor Down!

Anchor Down Seafood Bar and Grill is located at 1960 Bayberry Ave. in Merrick. It can be reached at 516-544-4334 or anchordownny.com

To find all the other 2022 Bethpage Best of Long Island contest winners, visit bestoflongisland.com Nominate your favorite businesses and people in the 2023 contest through Aug. 15.