Click the photo to view a video >> In a town full of Mexican joints, Vera Cruz stands out. It's not really Mexican food. Well, maybe some of it is, including enchiladas and quesadillas, but the restaurant incorporates flavors from all over Latin America.

Three more spots to reel in a fresh catch

1 Zen Sushi
The sushi is great, and so is the hot food, including pan-seared Atlantic salmon.
Seventh & bishop

2 Catfish Connection
Strictly takeout, cash only and some of the best fried catfish money can buy.
kiest & hampton

3 La Calle Doce
The complementary fish soup is divine, and it’s like they invented shrimp cocktail.
12th & Bishop

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