12 Simple Seaside Suppers
Nothing’s better than a low-key dinner packed full with fresh catches and bursting with flavor. From buttery sauces to crispy sandwiches, seafood dishes gives us seasonal tastes without being too hard to make for a crowd. Whether a backyard grill-out or beachside bake (or an at-home weeknight!), all you need is some great ingredients for a deliciously easy meal. Here are some of our favorite seafood suppers.
Best-Ever Crab Cakes
Flavored with fresh herbs, lemon, and a hint of hot sauce, and coated with crunchy panko breadcrumbs, these crab cakes truly live up to their name.
Grilled Clambake Foil Packets with Herb Butter
While mesh bags are a popular choice for clambakes, foil packets catch all of the seasoned juices and buttery sauce we just can’t bear to lose.
Seared Scallops with Fresh Tomato-Basil Sauce and Orzo
This quick recipe is a great use for your garden tomatoes and basil, and you can switch the orzo out for grits or rice if you’d like.
Chicken-and-Shrimp Kebabs with Summer Vegetables and Basil Oil
Crab Cakes with Creamy Fennel-and-Radish Slaw
Recipe: Shrimp PerlooDon’t get us started on how much we love one-pot rice dinners—they’re easy to make and don’t take too much time. This shrimp dish does not disappoint in flavor or ease.
Zesty Shrimp Po'boys
Recipe: Shrimp Po’boysThis New Orleans-inspired dish wraps crunchy fish fillets, a zesty Creole spread, and French bread into a mouth-watering meal for your crowd.
Grilled Triggerfish with Potato Salad
Recipe: Beach ShrimpBake the ingredients all together in a dish for easy clean-up and a yummy sauce too. Serve with toasty French bread to sop it up!
Caribbean Crab Sandwich
Recipe: Caribbean Crab SandwichLump crabmeat and avocado make this sandwich fresh and tasty, while mango adds a touch of sweetness and compliments the other ingredients.
Recipe: Tuna CroquettesYou’ll want to use this avocado-buttermilk sauce for more than just these croquettes! Panko breadcrumbs give these a great crispiness.