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Flying Fish Grill

211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
+1 650-712-1125
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (56 reviews)
“cheese bread” (8 reviews)
“cioppino” (11 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lunch or dinner at the Flying Fish Grill is always a treat. We love everything here, from the food, the wait staff, to the decor. The artichoke soup is the best on the coast. I wish they had it on the menu daily, not just...More

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here after we could not get into Sams Chowder which had an hour and a half wait. And a gal stopped to tell not to waste our time there that the food was not good. Well we are glad we listened. The flying...More

Thank Sheryl164
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in based on trip advisor would go back excellent fish spit a 4 piece fish and chips. Chips were average, margarita was above average good service

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for our first meal and by best meal of our trip. The service was exceptional, I wish I could remember the bubbly and energetic mature servers name as she was fantastic! All six of us enjoyed our meals which spanned all areas...More

Thank C496
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've recently moved to the area and are trying different places. The Flying Fish Grill seems to have a nice bar scene and I think this is a place where local regulars gather. It's not on a main tourist route other than passing it on...More

Thank LinGal2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food! We have become a fan of their 'Mahi Mahi Tacos' and 'Fish & chips'. Other than that, whatever we have tried, its come out really hot, crisp and tasty! Our go to place for sea food!

Thank Amneet K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by half moon bay to stroll around their quaint town with eclectic shops. Found this restaurant on trip advisor (naturally) and went for lunch. We sat in the bar section which had table seating as well with more of an island vibe. Service was...More

1  Thank NancySV
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This review is probably a bit unfair. My wife said the fish was very good . I had the fish also but it was cod. And that always tastes like fish sticks to me. In Omaha they have fried carp which is about the only...More

Thank daisymaynor
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Nothing beats a beautiful Sunday drive to the coast with great weather and delicious lunch with seafood at the center. This lunch was our second time back, and we were delighted with the freshness of the seafood dishes and the simple arrangments. The decor is...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent fish entrees, friendly and knowledgeable waitstaff. A great place to go and unwind after a hectic day of travel.

Thank 704sueb60
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18 July 2015|
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Response from P M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Dogs are allowed. Ours sat inside (bar table) with us but there is a very small patio that would have worked too. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-712-1125
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