The Top 5 Seafood Restaurants — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:

Salt Cellar Restaurant

550 N. Hayden Rd.,
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
(480) 947-1963
While the specialty is seafood — baked, broiled, sautéed, deep-fried, steamed and sliced — that will exceed all your expectations, it’s the funky atmosphere — the dining rooms, bar and kitchen are underground — that makes Salt Cellar a must-visit restaurant.

Mastro’s Ocean Club

15045 N. Kierland Blvd.,
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 443-8555
Mastro’s Ocean Club combines world-class service and seafood-focused cuisine in an elegant and energetic atmosphere. The restaurant’s menu features an impressive array of fresh upscale seafood, including favorites such as the three-tiered iced Seafood Tower, bone-in filet, lobster mashed potatoes and a one-of-a-kind warm butter cake.

Eddie V’s Prime Seafood

15323 N. Scottsdale Rd, # E1-160,
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 730-4800
Eddie V’s Prime Seafood was inspired by the great classic seafood restaurants of New Orleans, San Francisco and Boston. Eddie V’s offers the freshest seafood, right off the docks, in an atmosphere that is warm and inviting.

Ocean Prime

5455 E. High St.,
Phoenix, AZ 85054
(480) 347-1313
Ocean Prime, a Cameron Mitchell Restaurant, serves prime beef, fresh seafood and fish accompanied by an award-winning wine list and handcrafted cocktails.

Bluefin Seafood Bistro

7053 N. Oracle Rd.,
Tucson, AZ 85704
Bluefin Seafood Bistro offers guests breakfast, lunch and dinner with bar specials and dessert available as well. Bluefin has a variety of entertainment visit on Fridays 7-10 p.m., all posted online.

Experience AZ Fall-Winter 2012