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12A Buoy

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22 Fisherman's Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950
+1 772-672-4524
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Quick review here. Fished all day with a native who loves fish. Bottom line is this is where he told me to eat great fresh fish. He had wahoo and redfish and they were perfect. Had a nice local IPA with dinner and our service was excellent.

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Boca Raton, Fl
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The locals are early, waiting for it to open, and know where to find good food. we love mahi and order it often, this is one of the best mahi sandwiches I've ever had. Pickle and fries on the side, $12. Special, catch of the day was snapper with green beans and roasted potatoes, $15, it looked good, too. The... More 

Thank Kathleen B
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hands down the best restaurant in fort pierce! Everything was excellent! Fresh delicious seafood, excellent risotto, amazing service. I wish I could eat here everyday!

Thank bmw3214
West Milford, New Jersey
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a late lunch here and ate outside. The chowders are excellent and the lobster BLT is to die for. Friendly service and laid back atmosphere made for a wonderful lunch.

Thank djfs
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start with the Peanut Butter Pie, OMFG the best pie I've ever had! If I weren't leaving tomorrow I'd go back and just order that. The Key Lime was awesome too. Crusted (with corn flakes) Wahoo white fish was yummy. Mash potatoes yummy. Daughter had veggies pasta, she said it was okay. The sweet tea was just the... More 

Thank DJPaula
Fort Lauderdale
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been eating at 12A Buoy for years, but we hadn't been in about 2 years. I cannot believe what a terrible experience we had for dinner tonight! The evening started out good, sits Saturday night at 6:30, so we waited about 40 minutes and we were fortunate to get a table outside. We were a table of 6.... More 

1 Thank Kerry S
Fort Pierce, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have enjoyed eating at this local restaurant for many years They do not take reservations and it can be very busy at times We love there in 10 ounce lobster special it's always cooked to perfection. Prices are good appetizers are great

Thank george6615
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the conch fritters as an appy...they were delish! Lots of conch and seasoned well. For main dish, I had the blackened shrimp and hubby, who doesn't really LIKE fish, had grilled mahi-mahi. We both were so pleased with the freshness and the portion size. Our servers were great, & were willing to explain. They kept coming back to... More 

1 Thank anneandallen
Fort Pierce, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome Live music. And great views & cocktails & food. The downtown area is a fun place to hang with locals . And the marina is beautiful.

Thank Julie D
Siler City, North Carolina
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a beautiful Friday afternoon before attending the Chubby Checker and Mary Wilson concert at the Sunrise Theatre, my wife, Gwen, and I decided to dine at one of our favorite South Florida restaurants. Upon arrival at 12A Buoy, we saw a long waiting line. We gave the maître d' our phone number to receive a text when a table... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Fisherman's Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950
  • 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?