26 Seafood Burgers To Make With Shrimp, Salmon & Lobster

With summer in full swing, it's only natural to wish we were vacationing somewhere tropical, with fresh catch-of-the-day dinners every night, but if you live in a landlocked state, you have to satisfy that craving at home, by turning ordinary seafood options into something spectacular.

There are so many ways to prepare fish, from seafood pasta and grilled fish dishes, to fried fish, seafood soups and endless seafood appetizers, but we have another dish pescatarians are bound to love: seafood burgers. These make an amazing alternative to your summer burger repertoire, and are sure to be a hit with fellow fish fans lovers!

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Best Fish and Seafood Burger Recipes

From Hawaiian Teriyaki Fish Burgers and Fresh Salmon Burgers to Blackened Fish Burgers, Lobster Burgers with Browned Butter Lemon Aioli, Shrimp Po Boy Burgers and Crispy Soft Shell Crab Burgers, I can guarantee you that there's at least one fish burger recipe that you'll love in this mix!

Here are 26 of the best fish and seafood burger recipes to try this summer. There are even a few bun-less options if you're trying to cut carbs.

<p>Krista Marshall</p><p>If you have pescatarians coming to your cookout, treat them with these.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://parade.com/842339/kristamarshall/zesty-tuna-burgers/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Zesty Tuna Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Zesty Tuna Burgers</a></strong></p><p><strong>Related: <a href="https://parade.com/1026395/lorilange/best-canned-tuna-recipes/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:10 Best Canned Tuna Recipes;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">10 Best Canned Tuna Recipes</a></strong></p>
<p>Parade</p><p>Use the food processor to chop fresh salmon, but don't let it get too mushy! </p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://parade.com/30445/dash/fresh-salmon-burger/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Fresh Salmon Burger;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Fresh Salmon Burger</a></strong></p>
<p>Shea Goldstein</p><p>This is like a great surf 'n' turf in a bun!</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://parade.com/841661/sheagoldstein/shrimp-scampi-burger-its-crazy-but-amazing/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shrimp Scampi Burger;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Shrimp Scampi Burger</a></strong></p>
<p>The Healthy Maven</p><p>Change up your burger game with two delicious recipes for fresh salmon burgers. Dill salmon burgers and cilantro salmon burgers the whole family will love.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.thehealthymaven.com/fresh-salmon-burgers/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Fresh Salmon Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Fresh Salmon Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Coop Can Cook</p><p>Freshness and tons of flavor! Think of a crab cake but with shrimp and a bun.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://coopcancook.com/creole-shrimp-burger-recipe/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Creole Shrimp Burger;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Creole Shrimp Burger</a></strong></p>
<p>The Eat Gains</p><p>Pan-fried taco-flavored mahi mahi burgers topped with a quick cabbage slaw, pickled onions, avocado and chipotle mayo.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://eatthegains.com/mahi-mahi-burgers/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Mahi Mahi Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Mahi Mahi Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Weekend at the Cottage</p><p>Handmade burgers flavored with ginger, green onion, jalapeño and panko topped with wasabi mayo.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://weekendatthecottage.com/grilled-salmon-burgers/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Grilled Salmon Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Grilled Salmon Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Pass the Sushi</p><p>This shrimp po-boy burger is a cajun-spiced all-beef patty with spicy grilled shrimp topped with shredded lettuce, tomato and a zesty remoulade sauce.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://passthesushi.com/shrimp-po-boy-burgers-farmtojar/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shrimp Po' Boy Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Shrimp Po' Boy Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Gastro Senses</p><p>Think of these tender shrimp cakes as gluten-free shrimp burgers minus the bun.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.gastrosenses.com/blog/shrimp-cakes/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shrimp Cakes with Cilantro Lime Sauce;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Shrimp Cakes with Cilantro Lime Sauce</a></strong></p>
<p>Noble Pig</p><p>Pickled cucumbers and cilantro leaves give these salmon burgers with spicy Hoisin mayo crunch and an herby freshness.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://noblepig.com/2012/09/salmon-burgers-with-spicy-hoisen-mayo/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Salmon Burgers with Spicy Hoisin Mayo;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Salmon Burgers with Spicy Hoisin Mayo</a></strong></p><p><strong>Related: <a href="https://parade.com/1339428/parade/salmon-recipes/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:65 Best Salmon Recipes For Easy Dinners;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">65 Best Salmon Recipes For Easy Dinners</a></strong></p>
<p>The Woks of Life</p><p>These salmon burgers are packed full of flavor with some choice seasonings: dijon mustard and tarragon and then topped with avocado, arugula, red onion and a perfectly herbaceous green goddess dressing.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://thewoksoflife.com/salmon-burgers-green-goddess/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Green Goddess Salmon Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Green Goddess Salmon Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>The Busy Baker</p><p>Paired with fresh pineapple, red onions and delicious teriyaki sauce, these burgers are a delicious and healthy Hawaiian-style meal!</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://thebusybaker.ca/hawaiian-teriyaki-fish-burgers" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Hawaiian Teriyaki Fish Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Hawaiian Teriyaki Fish Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Half Baked Harvest</p><p>These lobster burgers are the perfect decadent burgers for summer.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.halfbakedharvest.com/lobster-burgers-wbrowned-butter-lemon-aioli-basil-corn-salsa-bacon-n-avocado/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Lobster Burgers with Browned Butter Lemon Aioli;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Lobster Burgers with Browned Butter Lemon Aioli</a></strong></p>
<p>Hungry Healthy Happy</p><p>These healthy salmon burgers are not only packed full of healthy fats, but they are bursting with flavor too.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.hungryhealthyhappy.com/salmon-burger-with-a-creamy-lime-and-basil-sauce/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Salmon Burger with a Creamy Lime and Basil Sauce;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Salmon Burger with a Creamy Lime and Basil Sauce</a></strong></p>
<p>Sweet C's</p><p>These easy-grilled sweet chili Asian salmon burgers are sweet, spicy and loaded with delicious salmon flavor the whole family loves.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://sweetcsdesigns.com/sweet-chili-asian-salmon-burgers-recipe/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Sweet Chili Asian Salmon Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Sweet Chili Asian Salmon Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Vodka and Biscuits</p><p>Maryland soft-shell crab battered in flour, cornmeal and milk then pan-fried to crispy perfection. Throw it on a sandwich with lettuce and tomato and you have yourself a treat!</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="http://www.vodkaandbiscuits.com/2016/08/15/crispy-soft-shell-crab-sandwich/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Crispy Soft Shell Crab Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Crispy Soft Shell Crab Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Super Golden Bakes</p><p>A ‘Krabby patty’ is a crab burger with avocado green goddess dressing that's delicious, kid-approved and ready in minutes!</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.supergoldenbakes.com/krabby-patty-crab-burger-avocado-green-goddess-dressing/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Crab Burger with Avocado Green Goddess Dressing;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Crab Burger with Avocado Green Goddess Dressing</a></strong></p>
<p>Cooks with Soul</p><p>These burgers are made with shrimp and topped with fresh lobster meat. The bacon butter bourbon adds an incredible buttery richness to the lobster meat, while the buns are served with a zesty Cajun aioli spread.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="http://cookswithsoul.com/surf-turf-burger-bacon-bourbon-butter-cajun-aioli/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Surf and Turf Burger with Bacon, Bourbon Butter and Cajun Aioli;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Surf and Turf Burger with Bacon, Bourbon Butter and Cajun Aioli</a></strong></p>
<p>A Spicy Perspective</p><p>Light and flavorful Ahi tuna burgers topped with sweet grilled pineapple. Big island flavor stacked high on a bun.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.aspicyperspective.com/ahi-tuna-burgers-grilled-pineapple/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ahi Tuna Burgers with Grilled Pineapple;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Ahi Tuna Burgers with Grilled Pineapple</a></strong></p>
<p>The Cook Report</p><p>The tuna patties are crispy on the outside while still juicy in the center and they’re delicious topped with your choice of greens and a smear of paprika mayo.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://thecookreport.co.uk/tuna-burgers/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Tuna Burgers with Smoked Paprika Mayo;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Tuna Burgers with Smoked Paprika Mayo</a></strong></p><p><strong>Related: <a href="https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/100-greatest-hits-seafood-recipes-174519829.html" data-ylk="slk:100 Greatest Seafood Recipes;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link  yahoo-link">100 Greatest Seafood Recipes</a></strong></p>
<p>Girl Carnivore</p><p>What happens when you want to chow down on a classic southern po’boy and have your burger all at the same time? This panko fried oyster bayou burger.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://girlcarnivore.com/panko-fried-oyster-bayou-burger-recipe/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Panko Fried Oyster Bayou Burger;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Panko Fried Oyster Bayou Burger</a></strong></p>
<p>Aimee Mars</p><p>Simple cod seared in a blackening spice, topped with sweet coleslaw and sandwiched between a toasted bun is a light and flavorful dish.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.aimeemars.com/blackened-fish-sandwich/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Blackened Fish Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link "> Blackened Fish Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Cooking with Janica</p><p>Our favorite Southern foods fuse together in this recipe to create the perfect spicy & savory sandwich.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://cookingwithjanica.com/nashville-hot-shrimp-po-boy-recipe/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Hot Shrimp Po Boys;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Hot Shrimp Po Boys</a></strong></p><p><strong>Related: <a href="https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/55-air-fryer-fish-recipes-140215764.html" data-ylk="slk:55 Best Air Fryer Fish Recipes;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link  yahoo-link">55 Best Air Fryer Fish Recipes</a></strong></p>
<p>My Active Kitchen</p><p>This crispy fish burger is seriously delicious, healthy and quick to make.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.myactivekitchen.com/crispy-fish-burger-chips/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Fish Burger with Chips;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Fish Burger with Chips</a></strong></p>
<p>Will Cook for Smiles</p><p>An incredible shrimp burger that you must be introduced to immediately. Juicy, flavorful patties made out of shrimp and veggies and slathered in tasty easy guacamole.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.willcookforsmiles.com/avocado-shrimp-burgers/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Avocado Shrimp Burgers;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link "> Avocado Shrimp Burgers</a></strong></p>
<p>Kitchen Sanctuary</p><p>Crispy fish burger with easy garlic lemon mayo and a pile of crispy and totally addictive shoestring fries.</p><p><strong>Get the recipe: <a href="https://www.kitchensanctuary.com/fish-burger-shoestring-fries/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Crispy Fish Burger with Shoestring Fries;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">Crispy Fish Burger with Shoestring Fries</a></strong></p>

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