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Harbor Fish Cafe

) #27 of 272 Restaurants in Carlsbad ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood
3179 Carlsbad Blvd, Ste B, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2973
+1 760-729-4161
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood
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3179 Carlsbad Blvd, Ste B, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2973
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is completely casual and perfect for walking straight off the beach and grabbing lunch or dinner. My family liked their meals, particularly the fried fish tacos. I got the grilled fish taco (mahi mahi) and it was huge, but very dry. I did...More

Thank SpecialK_Mesa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch at the Harbor Fish Cafe and really enjoyed it. Very friendly staff and the seafood we chose was excellent. Would definitely come back.

1  Thank usach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Harbor Fish Cafe is an small outdoor cafe that serves fried fish in baskets (1 or two generous pieces) with choice of fries or/and their homemade Cole slaw. We had the fried Alaskan Pollock basket with fires and coleslaw which was very tasty, but...More

1  Thank remnob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had burgers and fish n chips. Hubby said $10 cheeseburger was good. Focaccia like bun was good. Batter fried foods need a squeeze of lemon and dash of salt. $13.49 for 2 shrimp and 2 fish filets and fries. You can substitute a small...More

Thank wquinps
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never miss an opportunity to eat here rather we are traveling through or staying in Carlsbad. Food and staff are excellent. Worth the wait if its busy.

Thank Trish D
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is an outdoor cafe with the best fresh fish. It is not greasy and the chowder isn't bad either. The occasional bird landing on the table or bench adds a bit of excitement especially if you have youngsters in your party. The ocean views...More

Thank teffie5677
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Good food, good beer, and good price. Husband and I had the fish and chips. Great view! Freindly staff.

Thank Tacky T
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Liked the location. Nice selection of choices on menu. I chose the shrimp basket which was served with choice of one side. Shrimp was good and plenty of it but I felt it was overpriced.

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I had a great shrimp salad.. Nice size and good. The clam chowder is so good! Yum! Husband had fish and chips.. It was a nice portion and the fish was crispy, flaky and tasted good. Would def go back.

Thank annmarielybarger
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We love this place and we always head here to eat as soon as we arrive in the area, the food is just great,

Thank 854bob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3179 Carlsbad Blvd, Ste B, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2973
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-729-4161
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