8 seafood dishes worth fishing for

The Plaza Cafe's grilled Montauk swordfish with sweet

The Plaza Cafe's grilled Montauk swordfish with sweet sausage on Aug 17, 2012. (Credit: Doug Young)

Look carefully and you'll find the real catch of the day. Here are some recommended shellfish and finfish dishes and the restaurants that prepare them. Go fish.

1. Swordfish "chop" at The Plaza Cafe, Southampton.

2. Steamed lobster at Jordan Lobster Farms, Island Park.

3. Charcoal-grilled red fagri at Limani, Roslyn.

4. Pan-roasted local sea bass at The Lake House, Bay Shore.

5. Crawfish boil at Mara's Homemade, Syosset.

6. Dover sole meuniere at Rialto, Carle Place.

7. Kung pao monkfish at Monsoon, Babylon.

8. Wood-grilled haddock at Legal Sea Foods, Huntington Station.

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