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12A Buoy

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22 Fishermans Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950-9136
+1 772-672-4524
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hutchinson Island, Florida
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158 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We tried forever yesterday to find this restaurant. We spent 15 minutes and with the construction, no obvious sign or parking lot, we were unable to find it. I would suggest they invest in better signage. We really do want to try this place. HELP!

Thank fififarley
Stuart, Florida
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27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been to this place for lunch many times, but never for dinner. This small location was packed with people, and the food that kept coming out of the kitchen looked wonderful. We started with the bacon wrapped/crab stuffed jalapeno's and while they were good, we struggled to notice the crab. My wife order stuffed shrimp as her dinner,... More 

Thank Putnam M
Fort Pierce, Florida
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fairly good food but if you want a view there is nothing but a hot asphalt parking lot, very very noisy inside and if you sit outside the flies attack your food

Thank relaxingforachange
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Its hard to find. It looks shabby. However, the food is as good as any top dollar, luxury restaurant in florida. No kidding. If you are after the best possible sea food, fresh from the ocean daily, go here.

Thank cyeack
Fort Pierce, Florida
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558 reviews
297 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The size of this establishment and it's somewhat hidden location off the causeway is misleading. But don't be fooled. The food is fresh and exceptional. The prices are reasonable and the service is efficient. Locals patronize this restaurant year round so it is always busy year round. Portions are generous but space is limited. Be prepared to wait but it's... More 

Thank Felicia B
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had our Wednesday date lunch today. We were pleasantly greeted and seated outside, by our request. It was a beautiful day and not very crowded outside. Our server, Kassy, promptly came over and took our drink order. My wife ordered the Lobster Club Sandwich (delicious), and I tried the Blackened Mahi Sliders (also succulent). In addition,... More 

Thank jeffrey4441
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend had recommended this place. We never would have found it on our own, nor would we have stayed had we just wandered in. BUT we ate on the deck and had a scrumptious lunch of shrimp and grits, house-made smoked fish dip and salad. The best ever!

Thank debra_is_now
Stuart, Florida
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dumping dirty noisy dishes behind the Bar while enjoying a drink was very annoying The food was expected in the area Nothing different

Thank Juan M
Hutchinson Island, Florida
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good lobster mac and cheese was excellent and entrees were also good but expensive not a lot to see from the restaurant parking lot near the water

Thank John J
Vero Beach, Florida
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139 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great find for anyone who happens to dine here. The owner is a great guy and the food and staff mimic his personae and the detail to excellence is found in all the food that the courteous staff brings to your table. I have expertise in eating great food and this is the real deal. The fried... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?