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The Naked Fish

857 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3609
+1 805-543-3474
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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“nigiri” (3 reviews)
“baked fish” (12 reviews)
“sushi bar” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
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857 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3609
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As someone previously mentioned this is not a traditional Japanese restaurant. The food is more Japanese fusion. Having said that, we had a great meal. Lots of different dishes in more of a tapas style but everything was delicious. We called in for a meal...More

Thank Wes13
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We ate The Naked Fish in Paso previously and this was my first visit to the San Luis Obispo location. If you love fresh fish, sushi, sashimi, etc. definitely check this place out. The menu is large with something for everyone. We had a couple...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Preface: We have eaten here before and know that this is not authentic sushi - typically fish in rolls with a mayonnaise sauce, but palatable. After tonight, we will never return or recommend to tourists. Upmost, the wait staff provide excellent customer service but they...More

Thank MorroRock
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit here, but, thanks to sushi chef, Glen, it won’t be our last. We sat at the bar, which we recommend, because the old adage that the people at the bar are served the best cuts of fish seems to be...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Fun atmosphere, good service and great sushi. So many specialty rolls that were wonderful. Had the special “Monday margarita” which was delicious.

Thank scottfamilyranch
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Ate her while in town for Friday night concert in the park. Truth about seafood played, go see them, good to dance to. Food was good, service quick. Only issue is the Sushi Chefs were allowing a group of younger men carry on with bad...More

Thank 923JimM923
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We were visiting a friend in Paso for some wine tasting and she recommended Naked Fish. We went there for dinner and had a great time. They have been only open for a month but you wouldn't know it. The place was busy with a...More

Thank richard g
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I observed very attentive service throughout the restaurant. I was seated at the sushi bar almost immediately upon arrival even though it was busy during the Thursday Farmers Market in SLO. As I looked at the menu the chef asked me what flavors I liked...More

Thank ExpatAlbertan
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Friendly staff, very good food. Tried the udon bowl with shrimp and a tempura hand roll for lunch. The udon bowl had a very nice assortment of fresh vegetables, tasty shrimp and good noodles; the flavor of the broth was somewhat light to my taste,...More

Thank paso57
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My party of three dined here on St. Patty's day without a reservation. We could have sat at the sushi bar to be seated immediately, but opted to wait 10-15 minutes for a table. Once seated, our waiter came right away for our order. Our...More

Thank mishywishy2016
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 857 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3609
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-543-3474
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