You put up with a lot of limp fried calamari and overcooked, farmed salmon before making the big catch.

These 8 make up for all the overdone broiled seafood platters and stuffed flounders.

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The list includes places as different from each other as the casual restaurant and market, Artie's South Shore Fish & Grill in Island Park and the stylish Kyma in Roslyn.

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