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Crystal Fish

) #23 of 217 Restaurants in Monterey ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
514 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1423
+1 831-649-3474
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (145 reviews)
“miso soup” (18 reviews)
Closed Now
13:00 - 21:30All hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
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514 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1423
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Reviews (312)
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1 - 10 of 277 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My brother introduced me to this place and every time I am in Monterey at least 2-3 times in less than a week :) it is the first place I go when I am back in town. The prices are great and the food is...More

Thank Carol V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Japanese food in Monterrey. Tempura was awesome! Service was great, we will most definitely be back.

Thank JonBane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I first walked in for dinner, I could not believe how crowded it was and how chaotic ! The servers all were rushing around like mad and I had to wait awhile to be acknowledged and seated. My server did his best to serve...More

Thank terry k
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Love this little restaurant. Food is excellent and fresh. Servers are friendly and efficient. My associate and I did not have to wait more than ten minutes for our food. Time is important when you need to get back to business. The banana dessert was...More

Thank elizabethaP2950DN
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This place was recommended by a local and we're glad we went! Try the Firecracker Roll and the Monterey Roll and you can't go wrong! The nigiri was a bit thin, but it was still delicious. And if you judge your sushi restaurants by their...More

Thank TheOpus
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Had the Ocean Trout sushi, amazingly fresh! The Sunset Roll was a great combo of shrimp tempura, mango, salmon and macadamia nuts. My wife had a combo plate with tasty chicken teriyaki and great sushi roll, salad, miso soup - all great. Top it off...More

Thank ncpsw
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Great sashimi and good sesame chicken. Great short ribs. Service was fast and very attentive the entire meal. This was our best restaurant find on a recent trip to the area.

Thank H2O_log
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant before but not for a couple of years. It is conveniently located on a main road. Street parking is abundant. Some of the sushi chefs are Japanese. The staff are very attentive. Most of its clientele are local residents....More

Thank MGN777
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We were in the mood for sushi while in the area. We decided to try this place. It was totally packed when we arrived, and we had a group of 14 ppl. Some of us sat at the sushi bar while the rest of us...More

Thank tloliv
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Had dinner there with friends a couple of nights ago and had several selections of rolls and ngiri. I got there first and every single staff member made sure I didn't want to sit/be seated. Freshest sushi I have had outside of Japan and we...More

Thank SouthFloridaPeg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1423
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-649-3474
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