If you’re a seafood lover and you’re planning to make a trip to the windy city, then it’s good to plan. Chicago is home to some of the best seafood restaurants in the nation if you know where to find them. There are hundreds of restaurants and eateries in the Chicago area that serve seafood, but we’ve highlighted the 20 best in accordance with their ratings for flavor, menu selection, service, location and amenities such as environment, dining options and their lists of wines and beer. This guide offers the street address and website for each of our top picks so you can check them out in advance.

13. Quality Crab and Oyster Bah

1962 N Halsted St, Chicago

If you decide to eat at this establishment you need to make certain to make reservations in advance. The atmosphere is a wonderfully rustic and nautical theme in a multi-level structure wtih two bars and a dining area. The menu items are New-England-inspired seafood dishes. They also like to kick things off with a happy hour and half-off oysters, with an extensive wine, beer and cocktail menu.

Quality Crab and Oyster Bah