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Harbor House is known for its consistently fresh seafood.

Milwaukee's best seafood, 2012

For the sixth straight year, October is Dining Month on, presented by Concordia University. All month, we're stuffed with restaurant reviews, delectable features, chef profiles and unique articles on everything food, as well as the winners of our "Best of Dining 2012."

Your votes are in, Milwaukee, and you have selected the winners of OnMilwaukee's Best Dining 2012. We're announcing the results of this readers' poll, including our editors' pick, in a series of articles that run all October long during Dining Month on

For the second year in a row, readers voted Harbor House as the restaurant with the best seafood in Brew City. This year, Harbor House ran away with the contest, receiving 25.1 percent of the votes. St Paul Fish Co. came in second place with 9.7 percent.

Harbor House has a raw bar featuring oysters' clams, shrimp and more. Appetizers from the sea include fried clams, salmon rillettes, steamed mussels, crab cakes, fried popcorn shrimp, scallops, calamari and fried oysters. Seafood soups like New England clam chowder and crustacean bisque along with multiple seafood salads are also on the menu.

Harbor House's seafood dinner choices are plentiful, with highpoint such as grilled Atlantic swordfish, Idaho trout almondine, Madagascar prawns, linguini and clams and a variety of combo plates featuring filet mignon and a seafood item.

Plus, the view of Lake Michigan, from inside the attractive restaurant or outside on the patio, is spectacular.

The editors agree with the readers and picked Harbor House as their favorite seafood restaurant, too. editors' choice: Harbor House

2. St. Paul Fish Company
3. Crawdaddy's
4. Bosley on Brady
5. Molly Cool's Seafood Tavern
6. Screaming Tuna
7. River Lane Inn
8. Devon Seafood Grill
9. Bonefish Grill
10. McCormick & Schmidt
11. Twisted Fisherman Crab Shack
12. Fishbones
13. Joey's Seafood and Grill
tie. Port Of Call
15. Milwaukee Sail Loft


danielnathan | Oct. 9, 2012 at 12:36 p.m. (report)

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