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Crystal Fish

) #20 of 220 Restaurants in Monterey ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
514 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1423
+1 831-649-3474
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (149 reviews)
“miso soup” (19 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
514 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1423
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Reviewed 16 March 2015

We were able to visit while on vacation and it was the best sushi I have ever had. Everything was fresh and delicious. We don't usually get an appetizer when having sushi but we noticed they had mushrooms stuffed with spicy tuna which were then...More

Thank Holly L
Reviewed 12 March 2015

Given all the good reviews, it is possible that we were there on an off night. As a vegetarian it is often hard for me to distinguish between sushi restaurants. What I had wasn't bad though one of the items I ordered was not available...More

Thank creativity2001
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Love the food and service, but parking can be difficult. We were there at 1:30p.m. and it was still very busy. This is a new favorite of ours.

Thank MaryBee715
Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

We love sushi. At hone we almost eat twice a month and because California is known for dushi we tried that one and wow... Amazong huge sushi

Thank Sophie M
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We felt our way forward quite gingerly but ended up with totally delicious dishes: Cannery Roll, Monterey Roll, Sexy Roll, tempura, miso soup. Really unusual and amazing food. Great presentation. Would make this a regular if we lived here. The local Japanese community have done...More

1  Thank Indgang
Reviewed 17 February 2015

If you like sushi, just go to Crystal Fish! You won't regret it. Clean, fresh, generous slabs of delicious albacore and yellow tail await you. The creative flavors of the excellent sashimi salad and inventive rolls like the Green Goblin Roll with tuna, salmon, albacore,...More

Thank NewportPam
Reviewed 16 February 2015

My husband and I ate here based on "Montereys Best Sushi". The sushi was very good but we have definately had better on the West Coast. As this was the only sushi we ate while in Monterey I cannot say if it was the best...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 13 February 2015

We went for lunch and were happy to find a nice assortment of dishes and reasonable prices. I never had a sashimi salad before and really liked the combination of fresh fish, soba, greens, and chunks of avocado. My husband enjoyed his combo that included...More

Thank lazytrvler
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Great price and great fish. Real sushi rolls with great full taste. Order the Monterey Roll it is the best.

1  Thank JA Experiences N
Reviewed 12 January 2015

This place was highly recommended by our local friend, and the sushi was better than any of the sushi places I have been to in the San Francisco Bay Area. I was told by the local friend the only place better than crystal fish is...More

1  Thank Violetsmoke
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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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