Eels are elongated predator fish. Dreaming of an eel could indicate that you are feeling predatory or that you are feeling like prey for someone else. Examine the context of the dream to determine which interpretation fits your situation better. Dreaming of eating an eel could indicate that you are overcoming abuse of some kind – physical, emotional, or sexual. It may indicate that you have a desire to prey upon the person who preyed upon you. If you have experience eating eel, the dream could be reflective of your past experiences.