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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%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (137 reviews)
“lobster club” (13 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Fishermans Wharf, Seaway Drive and Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950-9136
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Reviewed 5 days 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

Thank caryl136
Reviewed 5 days 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

Thank azuwish
Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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

Thank Brad R
Reviewed 1 week 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

Thank Lacey N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great if you don't mind being packed in like sardines with a bunch of super loud, drunk fools. Seems like there should be a view.. the parking lot is great. Eating outside just meant flies and hot parking lot dinner.

Thank Inez R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service is great and food is phenomenal. The beef and tuna carpaccio is wonderful with these capers that taste so good. The tuna tartar is loaded with fresh tuna, avocado and seaweed. And always have the fancy green salad with sautéed artichoke hearts. Everything is...More

Thank Bobbie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wr had a group of 11 people and staff worked hard to get us tables and service. We had wonderful food, everything we ordered was right on. The fresh peel & eat shrimp were outstanding!

Thank pauldarr54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate there on the recommendation of a local resident. We were not disappointed. He had the prime rib special and I had the seafood pasta. Both were excellent and generous portions. Took some home for another meal. Will go back again.

Thank Jannett55
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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