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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (148 reviews)
“lobster club” (12 reviews)
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10:00 - 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 yesterday via mobile

This is our "go to" restaurant for seafood. Friendly, consistent quality, local appeal and always THE best clam chowder!! We started with the Lobster mac and cheese, order of fresh shrimp and Clam Chowder appetizers. Absolutely delicious; the lobster mac and cheese is a "must"...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food here is delicious every time no matter what we order. We come here often and we are always very happy with the service and the food.

Thank Irene X
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I took my sister here, we were visiting the place for the first time. The food was great, the service was great. All I can say is we were totally impressed with this em of a restaurant.

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always great(or better). Take your time, enjoy. Fresh fish and specials are the way to go. Miami Vice is perfect. Just go!

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we were in FL, we were told to try 12A Buoy, which we did. We actually went twice during our week's vacation. The lobster mac & cheese is AMAZING!!!! No one else can duplicate this dish. Whether eating inside or out, you won't be...More

Thank dcjclckc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been vacationing in Ft. Pierce/Jensen Beach area for over 10 years and go a couple of times a year. I always make it a point to have dinner at 12A Buoy on each trip. I have never had a bad meal in all...More

Thank charlesbG853BX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to have lunch at 12A Buoy based on the reviews here and so glad we did! We not only had a fantastic meal but a great time sitting at the bar and getting to know Gene and everyone else. Our party had the...More

Thank betharw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best place for fresh seafood or anything else on the menu . Family owned and operated . We were born and raised here . You won't be disappointed . A bit noisy but we like it like that 😊

Thank Peggy E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best restaurant in Ft. Pierce, excellent food and service. Pricing ok, as you are paying for quality.

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tuna poke boat and the ahi tuna is great. I travel a good amount, but this place still Rick's my boat

Thank Jeroen L
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Margaret M
13 March 2017|
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Response from 35805Sue | Reviewed this property |
Only closed on Tuesday
19 February 2017|
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Response from Cindy I | Reviewed this property |
Not at all. Someone brought a dog on outside dining and the made them leave.
1 August 2016|
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Response from LynettaSteed | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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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