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Keep These Tips In Mind When Reheating Seafood Dishes

Costas Inn Reheat Seafood Dishes

Use these tips a time you’re reheating your favorite seafood dish!

It is recommended to follow the best ways to reheat seafood in the same way that it is recommended to follow the best ways to cook delectable seafood meals. Taking good care will retain the flavor of your food and eliminate the risk of foodborne illness. Preparing healthy and delicious fish and shellfish dishes doesn’t have to be complicated. If you plan to reheat leftovers from a seafood dish, consider using these helpful tips.

Recognize The Difficulties Of Reheating Seafood

When considering the best ways to reheat seafood dishes, it’s critical to consider both timing and manner. Generally, it is safe to reheat cooked fish for up to four days. Professional chefs claim that the leftover seafood would taste even better if onions or garlic were utilized during cooking. Following the finest reheating methods for seafood is critical to avoid drying it out or producing a meal with a fishy odor.

Methods For Reheating Seafood Dishes

It is not recommended to reheat seafood leftovers in a microwave. Preheat your oven to 200 degrees Fahrenheit and place the remaining seafood in a baking dish that has been buttered, oiled, or sprayed with nonstick cooking spray. Bake for around 15 minutes with the dish covered with foil. If heating fish such as salmon, begin by preheating the oven to 275°F. Allow your seafood dishes to get to room temperature by taking them out of the refrigerator for a few minutes. Experts recommend that leftover fish be cooked to an internal temperature of 165°F. Be sure to serve hot seafood right away.

Reheating Seafood Dishes Twice Isn’t Ideal

Fresh-cooked seafood is the best. The most stringent recommendation is only to reheat fish once to avoid bacteria growth, which can lead to food illness. However, some experts claim that fish reheated multiple times can retain its taste. Reheating seafood often is safe if the meal is reheated at a suitable temperature for the appropriate time. When reheated seafood is boiling, you know it has been correctly prepared and pathogens have been eradicated. The main disadvantage of warming more than once is that the taste quality is likely to deteriorate.


Costas Inn has been an area icon, slinging the best crabs in Baltimore since 1971. So here’s to 50 years, and cheers to 50 more!

You may recognize our restaurant recently featured on the Food Network with Michael Symon on Burgers, Brew, and ‘Que! We were also voted the 2015 #1 Baltimore Seafood Restaurant by USA Today and #1 Crab Restaurant 2014 in the Baltimore Business Journal. You may have also spotted Costas Inn during one of our nine appearances on the Today Show or heard one of our many interviews on WJZ TV Channel 13 with Ron Matz and Marty Bass.

You can enjoy our famous crab cakes in-house or order them online for any time eating. We also provide some of the best seafood catering in the Baltimore area! Of course, you can also get your fill from Costas even when you’re not in our dining room: follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube!


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Costas Inn
5 stars - based on 699 reviews
4100 Northpoint Blvd. Baltimore , Maryland
410-477-1975 URL of Map Categories: Seafood Price Range: $$ Takes Reservations: yes
Costas Inn
5 stars - based on 695 reviews
4100 North Point Boulevard Baltimore , Maryland 21222
(410) 477-1975 URL of Map Categories: Seafood & Crabs Price Range: $$ Takes Reservations: yes