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12A Buoy

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” (153 reviews)
“chowder” (51 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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22 Fishermans Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950-9136
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1 - 10 of 1,129 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The absolute best thing from here is lobster Mac n cheese. I love getting the peel and eat shrimp as well.

Thank allywanders
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was absolutely awesome. Had the lobster mac and cheese!! Didn't have to long of a wait. Parking was good, but alittle hard to find.

Thank sherry42962
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a great pic, no reservations but worth the wait. Great outdoor seating indoor very air conditioned. Outstanding service and food all the time. Rawbar, fresh catch or even a great steak is possible.

Thank Tr4velF0X
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We give this restaurant a 9 out of 10. Service was good it took a while to get our food however they made it very clear on a sign at their kitchen is small and it takes a while. The most important part of it...More

Thank seceratefoodmagazine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dine there often, now it’s so busy on weekends you need at get on short, 15-20 min wait list. Staff is efficient and busy, but if you need attention they will attend to you quickly, Go before 7pm or they may run out of specials,...More

1  Thank caryl136
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
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Margaret M
13 March 2017|
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Response from 35805Sue | Reviewed this property |
Only closed on Tuesday
20 February 2017|
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Response from Cindy I | Reviewed this property |
Not at all. Someone brought a dog on outside dining and the made them leave.
1 August 2016|
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Response from LynettaSteed | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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 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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