Food·Updated on Jan 23, 2020. Posted on Jul 27, 201621 Seafood Recipes That Are Even Better Than ChickenYEP. I said it.by Catherine O'DonnellBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Panko-Crusted Fish Sticks James Ransom / food52.com Hello, fish sticks! Make all your childhood dinner dreams come true. Get the recipe here. 2. Skillet-Grilled Fish Tacos With Cilantro-Lime Crema Alexandra Stafford / food52.com Cilantro-lime crema *might* just be the best condiment out there. Get the recipe here. 3. Dad's Favorite Seafood Stew James Ransom / food52.com Ooookay, it might not be your dad's favorite stew but that's because he hasn't tried it yet! Make it for him this summer and it will be. Get the recipe. 4. Crispy Coconut Kale With Roasted Salmon and Coconut Rice James Ransom / food52.com Kale + salmon = healthiest weeknight dinner ever. Get the recipe here. 5. French Tuna Salad Sandwich James Ransom / food52.com Way better than your average chicken salad sandwich. Trust me. Get the recipe. 6. Ginger-Soy Glazed Salmon James Ransom / food52.com An A+ weeknight dinner. Get the recipe. 7. Chimichurri Shrimp Alexandra Stafford / food52.com Bubba would be proud. Recipe here. 8. Salmon Fillet With Snap Peas & Lemon Crème Fraîche Dressing Bobbi Lin / food52.com ~Deceptively easy~ is a great way to describe your weeknight dinner. Recipe here. 9. Low-Maintenance Fish Tacos James Ransom / food52.com Low-key dinners? I'm into it. Get the recipe here. 10. Drunken Clams With Sausage James Ransom / food52.com Enjoy a glass of wine as you're making this dish. Once you're finished with the meal, you'll have had another. ;) Get the recipe here. 11. Shrimp Grits James Ransom / food52.com Why separate the two? Shrimp and grits belong together, in the form of these shrimp grits. Get the recipe here. 12. Avocado Crab Rolls James Ransom / food52.com Move over, lobster rolls. There's another seafood sub in town. Learn how to make your own here. 13. Steamed Mussels With Mustard Sauce James Ransom / food52.com Don't relegate mussels to an appetizer. Make them the main event! Get the recipe here. 14. Salmon Burgers With Avocado Sauce James Ransom / food52.com When in doubt, burger it. Recipe here. 15. Seared Scallops With Spring Onion and Tarragon Cream Food52 / food52.com Take your weeknight eats up a notch. Get the recipe here. 16. Fish With Sauce Niçoise Alexandra Stafford / food52.com Salad Niçoise isn't the only French dinner you can Niçoise. Get the recipe for this non-leafy version here. 17. Whole Baked Fish in Sea Salt Mark Weinberg / food52.com Go big or go to bed hungry. Get the recipe here. 18. Mediterranean Octopus Salad Linda Xiao / food52.com This counts as getting your greens, right? Recipe here. 19. Pastayala (aka Jambalaya's Cousin) James Ransom / food52.com Welcome to the party, pasta. Get the recipe here. 20. Grilled Swordfish With Lemon and Caper Sauce James Ransom / food52.com Elegant enough for a party, quick enough for crazed weeknights. Get the recipe here. 21. Mahi Mahi and Avocado Tacos With Mango-Cilantro Salsa Mark Weinberg / food52.com Hawaiian vacation, anyone? Get the recipe here. For more seafood recipes, head over to Food52.