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    The 25 BEST Seafood Soup Recipes

    If you’re a seafood lover like us, this collections of Seafood Soup Recipes is going to be a huge hit in your household!

    From fish to mussels, shrimp to crab, conch to lobster and even more, this list has all of your favorite ocean delicacies.

    Plus, the variety of flavors is amazing! Asian, Latin, Caribbean, European, and so much more! There’s truly something on this list for everyone!

    Cook your way through all of these amazing seafood soup recipes. It’s gonna be hard to pick a favorite!

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    Seafood Soup Recipes:

    1. Jambalaya Soup

    Jambalaya Soup! This hearty soup is boldly flavored with great Creole seasoning and is loaded with meats and veggies. It’s great on the stovetop, or in a slow cooker or instant pot.

    The next time you crave New Orleans flavors, try this “soupified” version of their favorite dish!

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    2. Asopao de Camarones

    Asopao de Camarones is a Puerto Rican shrimp and rice soup that is brimming with flavor from their usual flavor enhancers.

    It’s a wonderful, comforting dish that will warm you from the inside out.

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    3. New England Clam Chowder

    This New England Clam Chowder is the cozy bowl of seafood goodness you need in your life. The creamy, perfectly seasoned broth is loaded with clams and potatoes.

    It’s one of the classic seafood soup recipes.

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    4. Bahamian Boiled Fish

    Hearty, flaky fish simmered in a delicious broth with potatoes, onions, tons of lime juice and a bit of hot kick.

    This classic island comfort food is commonly eaten for breakfast, but we love it any time of day!

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    5. Laksa Noodle Soup

    Laksa – the iconic Malaysian spicy coconut noodle soup! An incredibly rich, fragrant, complex flavored broth loaded with all the essential classic Laksa toppings.

    This is one of the most delicious seafood soups you will ever eat.

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    6. Oyster Stew

    Oyster Stew is creamy, buttery and sooo delicious. This is a perfect winter warmer that you’ll want to come back to again and again.

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    7. Yakamein (New Orleans’ Ol’ Sober)

    This Yakamein is a classic Creole fusion of flavors. It’s famous in New Orleans for curing hangovers.

    Once you try it, you’ll want to slurp this unique noodle concoction all year long!

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    8. Moqueca

    Here’s a Brazilian classic… Moqueca! It’s a ridiculously tasty fish stew in a tomato coconut base.

    Perfect for sopping up with crusty bread. This awesome recipe comes together in about 35 minutes, and goes great with other seafood as well!

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    9. Lobster Bisque

    Don’t get intimidated by the idea of making bisque in your kitchen. This is an easier take on the French classic.

    This creamy soup is made with delicious lobster tails, fresh herbs and seafood stock.

    Get the Recipe @ diethood

    10. Jjamppong

    Jjamppong is a Korean seafood noodle soup that’s spicy and loaded with flavors.

    It gets its kick from gochujang, and is loaded with a variety of seafoods. Definitely one of our favorite seafood soup recipes.

    Get the Recipe @ rasamalaysia

    11. She-Crab Soup

    If you’ve ever been to the Carolina Lowcountry, you’ve surely had she-crab soup.

    This creamy and flavorful soup only takes about 25 minutes, but tastes as good as and fancy restaurant.

    Get the Recipe @ biscuitsandburlap

    12. Bouillabaisse

    Celebrating some special occasion at home? This French seafood soup is your answer. This fancy and elegant stew is a combination of assorted seafood in a broth.

    Shrimp, clams, mussels and fresh fish all simmered in a flavorful broth. All you need is some warm crusty bread… Divine.

    Get the Recipe @ dinneratthezoo

    13. Clam Chowder (Manhattan Style)

    Another great chowder recipe is this Manhattan style clam chowder. It has a savory tomato broth loaded with clams, potatoes, veggies and bacon.

    So good!

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    14. Tomato Crab Bisque

    This rich and creamy tomato crab bisque is a perfect winter warmer.

    The tomatoes are roasted for added flavor, and the soup also gets enhanced by a touch of basil pesto. YUMMM.

    Get the Recipe @ littlespicejar

    15. Cioppino

    Here’s a hearty and tasty soup for you! Loads of seafood are simmered in a perfectly seasoned tomato and wine based broth. A San Francisco classic!

    Get the Recipe @ ahungrybluebird

    16. Caribbean Fish Soup

    If you’re looking for a winter warmer, then you need to try this Caribbean fish soup. It’s a broth based soup that’s made using hearty vegetables, potatoes, and a variety of seafood.

    Get the Recipe @ thelemonbowl

    17. Caldo de Camaron (Mexican Shrimp Soup)

    Make yourself this gorgeous Caldo de Camaron, which is a Mexican Shrimp Soup that you will simply get addicted to.

    The flavorful tomato broth, along with great Mexican seasonings and other awesome ingredients like juicy shrimp, makes this soup a hearty and filling meal. So just relish it.

    Get the Recipe @ palatablepastime

    18. New England Fish Chowder

    This fish chowder is a great winter warmer. Chunks of haddock and potatoes in a delicious creamy base loaded with bacon.

    Great with some nice crusty bread.

    Get the Recipe @ bowlofdelicious

    19. Tom Yum Soup

    Tom Yum Soup is the most popular soup in Thailand for a reason. 

    It’s bold yet light, tart, salty and citrusy, bursting with layer upon layer of flavor from the lemongrass, garlic, galangal, kaffir lime leaves, lime juice, and fish sauce along with tender juicy shrimp and mushrooms. YUM!

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings

    20. Potato Mussel Chowder

    This hearty, creamy potato mussel chowder just screams Comfort Food! Have a big bowl alongside some nice crusty bread and you have the perfect winter warmer.

    Get the Recipe @ baconismagic

    21. Sizzling Rice Soup

    Sizzling Rice Soup features a broth with vegetables, chicken, and shrimp and is topped with toasty crispy rice.

    The sizzling and cracking sound of the pipping hot crispy rice as it is poured into the soup is sure to impress your guest.

    Now you can make this Chinese restaurant favorite at home.

    `Get the Recipe @ thewoksoflife

    22. Smoked Salmon Chowder

    This rich and satisfying chowder has a creamy tomatoey base with potatoes and great seasonings and herbs.

    This comfy cozy bowl of deliciousness is one of our favorite seafood soup recipes.

    Get the Recipe @ littlespicejar

    23. Thai Shrimp Soup

    We can’t get enough of this Thai Shrimp and Rice Soup. It has a coconut milk based broth that is enhanced with red curry paste.

    It tastes fantastic and only takes about 30 minutes.

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious

    24. Halibut Soup

    Enjoy this Halibut Soup which is loaded with veggies and delicious flavors. Super easy to make, it’s your comfort soup, and a sure shot a keeper recipe.

    Get the Recipe @ jocooks

    25. Conch Chowder

    We’re wrapping up our list of seafood soup recipes with one of our very favorites, Bahamian Conch Chowder!

    If you’ve never eaten conch, it’s time to get one the bandwagon because this mollusk is seriously delicious!

    Get the Recipe @ garlicandzest

    We hope you enjoy these great Seafood Soup Recipes as much as we do. They’re all so delicious and good for you. Check out our collection of Shrimp Soup Recipes as well.

    Save or pin this collection of great recipes so you always know where to find it. And be sure to subscribe to GypsyPlate, we’re always cooking up new easy recipes for you!

    Check out these other recipe collections!
    Seafood Recipes
    Fish Recipes
    Mussel Recipes
    Shrimp Recipes
    Lobster Recipes
    Crab Recipes
    Squid Recipes
    Clam Recipes

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    25 BEST Seafood Soup Recipes

    This list of amazing Seafood Soup Recipes includes plenty of easy comfort foods featuring your favorite ocean delicacies. We love this simple but delicious Bahamian fish soup:


    • 2 lbs fish
    • 1 lb potatoes
    • 1 medium onion
    • 2 oz bacon or salt pork
    • Juice of 3-6 limes, depending on taste preference
    • 1 hot pepper, like scotch bonnet
    • 7-8 sprigs of fresh thyme, or 1.5 tsp dried
    • Water
    • Salt and pepper to taste
    • 1-2 tsp hot sauce


    1. Cut fish into large chunks and marinate with juice of 1-2 limes, plus 1-2 tsp hot sauce, depending on desired spice level.
    2. Cut bacon into 2 inch strips and fry until browned, but not crispy, in a 4-5 qt pot. Remove.
    3. Cut onions into rings and potatoes into 3/8 inch slices.
    4. In same pot, layer fish, potatoes, thyme, chopped hot pepper, onions and bacon. Add salt and pepper. Fill pot with water until potatoes are completely covered. Add juice of 2-3 more limes. Bring to low boil, reduce heat to low, cover and simmer until potatoes are cooked but still firm, about 15-20 minutes.

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