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Flying Fish Grill

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Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-625-1962
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family enjoyed this wood-paneled restaurant located in downtown Carmel. All the offerings we ordered were well prepared and exceptionally flavorful. The service was friendly and attentive. I recommend requesting a booth with an overhead fan .(Unfortunately, our son experienced a bad night after eating the tuna tartar appetizer. He was the only one of our party who became sick... More 

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California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wife and I went away to Carmel for our anniversary and booked this really low-key spot because of all the great TripAdvisor reviews. It did not disappoint. The food is really outstanding. We asked our server, who was lovely, as to her recommendations and they were all amazing. The beef negamaki was incredible- tender and flavorful. The two fish dishes... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't expect Japanese-American Fusion restaurant when recommended by front desk at Wayside Inn but it was a wonderful surprise. We had seafood platter, tuna, salmon, but the best was the clay pot which you cook your food at the table. Great wine list. Recommend if in Carmel.

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Miami, Florida
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Enjoyed one of the best meals we've had in a long time at this exquisite gem in the heart of Carmel. The cozy, yet very comfortable layout combined with ultra-professional service and top-notch food (edamame/calamari appetizers and halibut/sea bass entrees) made this a night to remember- and the highlight of our weekend in Carmel/Monterey. Highly recommend and can't wait to... More 

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Ledbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

A lovely meal, the California crab starter was stunning with a great mix of flavours, the nobiki also stunning. The cod and halibut for min course equally delicious. The wine selection also first class. Would definitely recommend and can't wait to go again!

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Monterey, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

15 years now celebrating pretty much every birthday, valentine and anniversary at this establishment. Always the best people, food and wine. Our choices pretty much always consists of: California Roll ("California Stack" on the menu but they'll roll ya one if you ask), Ahi Sashimi, Artichoke with Wasabi Mayonnaise, Seared Ahi (me), Yin Yang Salmon (her), Green Tea Sundae, Tawny... More 

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Bedford, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This continues to be one of our favorite restaurants in Carmel. The food, the staff and the ambience really make for a unique dining experience.

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Mission Hills
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

I was initially hesitant to make a reservation here since they are essentially in the basement of a building in downtown Carmel. However, they managed to make the setting work well, and the food well lived up to expectations. It is however, a very busy place and I would certainly suggest having reservations

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Santa Clara, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

From the moment we were greeted, till the end of our meal. Everything was perfect. My wife and I made a reservation in this restaurant to celebrate our anniversary and we did not regret it for a moment. Tasty meal and great service. Our waiter was very professional and very friendly.  Thank you for making this day even better by... More 

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Houston, Texas
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Flying Fish does everything right-service, wonderfully fresh seafood, great wine list. The servers are attentive without bring overbearing. The restaurant is very cosy. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-625-1962

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