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12A Buoy

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22 Fisherman's Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950-9136
+1 772-672-4524
Today
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best seafood restaurant in Florida. Everything is excellent including the service. Ahi tuna is the very best...either as an appetizer or full meal.

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Thank Drue C
Fort Pierce, Florida
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great seafood and steaks. I almost always order the days special if they aren't sold out already. They also have a variety of oysters to choose from at market price. The Miami Vice is a mix of conch and clam chowders. Good beers on tap and a nice wine selection as well. Its popular so expect a wait at peak... More 

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Thank RhettL
Fort Pierce, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is the very best restaurant in Florida - Offers great food at a great value--Get there early for lunch or dinner or be prepared to Wait!!!!!

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Thank KBassin
Fort Pierce, Florida
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always delicious. Sometimes there is a wait but it is certainly worth it. Fresh cooked food. Never disappointed. The lobster Mac and cheese is the best!

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Thank laurenf57
Greenville, New York, United States
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Every time we have gone, it's been wonderful. Some days we had to wait, but it's been worth it. The Miami Vice soup is amazing, the lobster mac and cheese is the best. The appetizers are enough for a meal! Outside seating is by far better than inside.

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Thank DBMull
Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We started with the conch dip and the stuffed peppers. I had ahi tuna that was out of this world. My husband ate a seafood pasta dish he thoroughly enjoyed. One of my sons had shrimp scampi that he said was delicious. The other had fried shrimp -- yum! We sat outside and there was lovely live music -- mostly... More 

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Thank 5Wanderers
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The seafood pasta was amazing. Very good food and service. Loud inside because every seat was filled, but the food and the service was great.

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Thank Sgrantphotography
Aberdeen, South Dakota
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73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We chose this place based on TA and Yelp reviews. We must have just had one of those nights. We waited for our table for approximately 45 minutes. No problem - we expected that. Ordered appetizer and meal soon after. Portabello mushroom appetizer was good and on time. Then - we waited and waited. People that were seated after us... More 

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Setauket, New York
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My soup was way too salty, and the lobster was nowhere to be found. My husband's clam chowder was way better. The blackened Mahi sandwich was fresh and had a decent amount of fish in it. The beer was cold, and the prices average. The waitress was the WORST! I think this was the first time I ever left a... More 

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Thank S M
Livermore, California
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Enjoyed a wonderful meal at the 12A Buoy tonight. The restaurant doesn't look like much from the outside and small interior isn't very impressive either. However, what the place lacks in atmosphere the food more than makes up for. Each of our foresome ordered a different fish entree. I had the crab stuffed shrimp wth a side of coleslaw and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Fisherman's 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?