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Pelly's Fish Market & Cafe

7110 Avenida Encinas Ste 101, Suite 101, Carlsbad, CA 92011-4658
+1 760-431-8454
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh fish” (50 reviews)
“chowder” (33 reviews)
“rice” (33 reviews)
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7110 Avenida Encinas Ste 101, Suite 101, Carlsbad, CA 92011-4658
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pelly's had an electrical fire about 10 months ago and reopened 8 months later. It has always had great fish, but it was a little tired. It is all freshened up and has retained its feel. Staff still great, fish still great and I never...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gail A
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I get that seafood craving, the place I head to is Pelly’s Fish Market and Cafe. I’ve been going there for many years and was pleasantly surprised to learn the new owners are friends of mine! The Cafe has been updated to a beautiful...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sparky007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised when we visited Pelly's for lunch. You have a dhoice of selecting a filet for take home e or a selection from the very good menu. It is prepare to what you like. Prices are reasonable, service is good most of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Norb W
Reviewed 7 November 2018

They just reopened after several months of remodeling from a fire. Now have beer/wine too. Had cup of their excellent clam chowder and a 2-piece of fish/chips (yes...they now have a fryer too)....Fish was perfect and the fries were marvelous....some of the best I've had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 707kathee
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Pelly's closed last summer due to a fire. It was suppose to open in August but only just now reopened. We could not wait. We got our usual order of Moco Loco (both red and white), ceviche, cooked shrimp, and Ono salad. The food is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Another Carlsbad opportunity to sample the fresh, mouth watering produce of the sea. Clean, efficient and very appealing. Great fish tacos (grilled) and wonderful chowder. Very relaxed atmosphere and very reasonable prices.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank phyllisweb1
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Pelly's is temporarily CLOSED. I understand that they had a fire. Their sign says they're closed for remodeling.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank rmftri
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I had heard great reviews of Pelly's and finally got to try their fish tacos. It is great that they do not fry anything, but grill and all their fish is fresh. The fish tacos were served on soft Corn Tortillas with Salsa Fresca and...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Despite Trip Advisor noting it was open, it was closed for renovations upon arrival. No date was mentioned for reopening other than saying “opening soon”.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank johncI8329AQ
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The fish was fresh and plentiful – in fact a little large for my taste. My partner had a salmon dish which he said was very good and I had a seafood salad, which as fresh but could have been better seasoned. For what we...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Nigelcat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7110 Avenida Encinas Ste 101, Suite 101, Carlsbad, CA 92011-4658
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-431-8454
Pelly's Fish Market & Café serves sandwiches, fish tacos, fresh seafood, salads, and operates a fish market in the Carlsbad, CA, area.
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