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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (142 reviews)
“chowder” (52 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
22 Fishermans Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950-9136
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great locals place offering fantastic fresh food, a relaxed atmosphere and very good service. The fresh catch sandwiches are outstanding, especially the yellowtail ordered "crunchy". The "Lobster Club" is also excellent, and so are the fresh blackened Mahi tacos. Seafood Mac-n-cheese is also really good....More

Thank Jose P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this food and sitting outside and enjoying the Florida weather. Food is always great. The staff is very friendly and service is great. Gene the bartender is great and always makes you feel at home. I love their lobster bisque soup to start...More

Thank sandyS5013DS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat outside and besides the annoying flies, it was so nice. Sat in the shade and it was so comfortable. There were these geckos that were as big as my entire hand just hanging out. So cute and funny, entertaining. The food was the...More

Thank Miki C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at 7:34pm and were told they were not taking any more names for seating. They close at 9:00pm Must be nice to turn people away so early but no worries lesson learned will not be back

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been wanting to try a sandwich that friends have been talking about for a while. So we went for lunch. The "Lobster Club", with a side of beans and rice was awesome. Other sides were fries, fruit or cheese grits....More

Thank Glenn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome old-school Florida seafood located near the intercostal waterway in Ft. Pierce. Order your favorite seafood dish, because they do it all great. I have eaten the fish dip, fresh conch salad, tuna sashimi, shrimp and grits, fried shrimp, Mahi-Mahi fresh catch, and lobster mac...More

Thank SurfWriter1
Reviewed 1 week ago

12A Buoy is definitely worth the wait. Usually it is packed because the food, service , and ambiance are superb, The daily bartender Gene serves beer and wine with a unique flair for endearment. The dishes as pickled shrimp, lobster mac, mahi mahi sliders, soups...More

Thank Ralph T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great little layer back place to hang out, drinks were very good and not overpriced, no pinky's up here just hang out and have a good time, grew variety in menu or can eat as health or un as you like.

Thank Eric K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were not sure when we walked into this place as it has that hole in the wall vibe but boy oh boy was the food fantastic. The fish was awesome.

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great!!! It is VERY casual, so wear your shorts and flip flops. However, the food is excellent. I ordered the gluttony and my date ordered the seafood linguini. Both were excellent with just the right amount for f seasoning. The seafood was...More

Thank ScottyTB
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Questions & Answers
Margaret M
12 March 2017|
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Response from 35805Sue | Reviewed this property |
Only closed on Tuesday
19 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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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 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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