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12A Buoy

22 Fishermans Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950-9136
+1 772-672-4524
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (154 reviews)
“chowder” (51 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
22 Fishermans Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950-9136
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Meeting 2 friends for dinner at 4PM. My friends were going to be a little late (10 mins), so I asked to be seated. There were several booths available but we were told that we had to have the entire party there. I told the...More

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was not my first visit to 12a Buoy; nor my Mom's. Today was a birthday for a 93 year-old who loves this place. We normally try to eat outside at 12a but today was inside because of a cold and rainy weather front passing...More

Thank sniffdaddy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting friends on the east coast, this restaurant has become a requirement! Seafood prepared in a variety of dishes, not just a piece of fish on a plate such as Lobster and Shrimp Cannelloni, Blackened Scallops and Offshore Pasta. Not a high brow place, feels...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Each time we dine at this restaurant, we come away satisfied. Love their mussels! The fried oysters are quite good, but the breading is a little heavier than what we care for. Their jumbo shrimp scampi with pasta served with a yummy creamy lemon garlic...More

Thank 401cottagegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Server was very knowledgable about menu. She had great suggestions. I had Oysters Rockafeller and Lobster sandwich. Oysters were good, lobster sandwich was great. My husband had fish of the day sandwich. It was served grilled and tasted delicous, most, and flavorful. He had the...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The absolute best thing from here is lobster Mac n cheese. I love getting the peel and eat shrimp as well.

Thank allywanders
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was absolutely awesome. Had the lobster mac and cheese!! Didn't have to long of a wait. Parking was good, but alittle hard to find.

Thank sherry42962
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great pic, no reservations but worth the wait. Great outdoor seating indoor very air conditioned. Outstanding service and food all the time. Rawbar, fresh catch or even a great steak is possible.

Thank Tr4velF0X
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We give this restaurant a 9 out of 10. Service was good it took a while to get our food however they made it very clear on a sign at their kitchen is small and it takes a while. The most important part of it...More

Thank seceratefoodmagazine
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dine there often, now it’s so busy on weekends you need at get on short, 15-20 min wait list. Staff is efficient and busy, but if you need attention they will attend to you quickly, Go before 7pm or they may run out of specials,...More

1  Thank caryl136
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Questions & Answers
10 December 2017|
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Response from HEPDE | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they take reservations. Sometime there is a wait and sometimes not. It is worth the wait.
10 December 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
They do not take reservations. However, it is well worth the wait!!
Margaret M
13 March 2017|
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Response from 35805Sue | Reviewed this property |
Only closed on Tuesday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Fishermans Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950-9136
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Pierce
  • Phone Number: +1 772-672-4524
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