Here’s our “Best of Seafood” list for delicious vacation dining experiences.  Each of these fine restaurants reigns at the top of Arizona’s best seafood restaurants.

An Arizona landmark since 1971, the Salt Cellar offers consistency, quality, great pricing and great service. Its unique feature is that the restaurant is underground! An antique staircase winds guests downstairs to a seaside hideaway and culinary treasure. Visitors and residents head to The Salt Cellar for an always-available selection of whole Maine lobster, in addition to a wide range of first-rate fish selections.

Offering some of the best seafood in all of Arizona, Mastro’s Ocean Club lures in-the-know residents and tourists to its quality seafood eatery. Located in the elegant Kierland Commons Shopping Plaza in north Scottsdale, Ocean Club offers an eclectic menu of appetizers including Snow Crab Claw and Lobster Cocktail. For a spectacular entrée, try Vanilla Battered Sole or Alaskan King Crab.

Wildfish Seafood Grille is a Scottsdale hot spot for seafood lovers serving the “top of the catch” right off the docks. The full menu offers a wide range of seafood selections. Uniquely, the atmosphere is both upbeat and upscale, ensuring a fun night out on the town.

Locals love Steamers Genuine Seafood located in the chic, sleek shopping plaza, Biltmore Fashion Square, in Phoenix. Fish is flown in daily to this quality seafood restaurant situated near Camelback Mountain. Favorites include Chilean sea bass, sea scallops, and hearty clam chowder.

Ocean Prime in north Phoenix features an elegant patio and the atmosphere of a supper club, with live piano music. This elegant restaurant boasts a large selection of prime seafood, as well as steaks. The atmosphere is super-sophisticated and the service is tops.