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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
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (139 reviews)
“lobster club” (13 reviews)
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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 November 12, 2017 via mobile

12A Buoy is an unassuming and casual place with excellent food. If you arrive between 6:00 and 8:00 pm, expect to wait but you will be rewarded with some yummy food. The lobster mac & cheese is listed as an appetizer but the serving is...More

1  Thank azuwish
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Good for lunch, fresh catch fish sandwiches are good. This places always crowded. Not very clean though. Tables and glasses, I have seen leftovers. Small place. Not many choices in the lunch menu, don't know about dinner.

Thank Justin G
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Great food! Lobster mac and cheese is best ever.... serves is good! Don't let the building fool you.... beat restuarant in Ft. pierce!

Thank jayMassachusetts
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner hear with a couple of colleagues on a Monday night. We're from North Georgia and assumed the #1 rating on TA wouldn't steer us wrong. We arrived around 7pm and waited about 20 minutes to be seated outside. Our waitress was great, very...More

1  Thank Brad R
Reviewed November 4, 2017

Great place to enjoy a beer and good seafood. You always know that you are getting high-quality seafood at 12A. The Miami vice chowder is a great starter. The fried, butterflied shrimp is my favorite go-to. I also love the grouper sandwich (but they don't...More

1  Thank Lacey N
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

This place is great if you don't mind being packed in like sardines with a bunch of super loud, drunk fools. Seems like there should be a view.. the parking lot is great. Eating outside just meant flies and hot parking lot dinner.

Thank Inez R
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Service is great and food is phenomenal. The beef and tuna carpaccio is wonderful with these capers that taste so good. The tuna tartar is loaded with fresh tuna, avocado and seaweed. And always have the fancy green salad with sautéed artichoke hearts. Everything is...More

Thank Bobbie D
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Wr had a group of 11 people and staff worked hard to get us tables and service. We had wonderful food, everything we ordered was right on. The fresh peel & eat shrimp were outstanding!

Thank pauldarr54
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate there on the recommendation of a local resident. We were not disappointed. He had the prime rib special and I had the seafood pasta. Both were excellent and generous portions. Took some home for another meal. Will go back again.

Thank Jannett55
Reviewed October 23, 2017

I hate to follow the crowd, but this place really does have the best seafood on this coast section. Lobster mac n cheese, smoked fish dip, & the conch fritters were all super apps. The Blue Point oysters were good & fresh & everyone raved...More

Thank Lawrence L
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Questions & Answers
December 10, 2017|
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Response from HEPDE | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they take reservations. Sometime there is a wait and sometimes not. It is worth the wait.
December 10, 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
They do not take reservations. However, it is well worth the wait!!
Margaret M
March 12, 2017|
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Response from 35805Sue | Reviewed this property |
Only closed on Tuesday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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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