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The Fishery

5040 Cass St., San Diego, CA 92109
+1 858-272-9985
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“halibut” (37 reviews)
“seafood” (63 reviews)
“fresh fish” (24 reviews)
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5040 Cass St., San Diego, CA 92109
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on a Sunday and there wasn't many people, so the place was quiet and cozy. The fishery soup had great flavor, but it was heavy on the tomato. I had the market piccata which is the catch of the day in a piccata sauce....More

Thank Fernando O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had been to the Fishery about 5 years ago on the recommendations of a local. She told us that we would experience the best fish tacos of our lives at The Fishery. And she was right. Over the last five years I've been thinking...More

Thank Lori C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had eight for lunch and the food was fantastic. All the seafood was very fresh. We had raw oysters that were incredible. We had eights and the service was friendly and attentive. Beautiful ambiance inside. Very good wine list as well.

Thank Sara K
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is a wonderful fish restaurant that has a great menu. It is changed regularly and has a wonderful tasting menu weekly. Best of all they have a chef who knows how to prepare fish. They have a wonderful array of fish to buy and...More

Thank crownpacificgroup
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This was our 1st visit to this place. We had 7 for lunch on a Monday in Oct. We arrived at 1 pm and only 3-4 tables occupied. we all had the 1/2 and 1/2. 1/2 ono sandwich, a choice of sour dough or wheat...More

Thank sunfun4850
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The seafood was delicious and fresh. The Pad Thai with shrimp was the best I’ve ever eaten. James was a excellent server. Great outdoor seating area. Very close to Pacific Beach area. Nice atmosphere.

Thank ginine50
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Reservations were made for two at 730pm; place was mostly empty. Waiter anticipated dish by overhearing our conversation, appeared clever, but sent in order wrong for hubby. No big deal, he was super-professional about it. Got new fresh correct meal in 3 minutes and it...More

Thank elainekayschramm
Reviewed 4 October 2017

At least once a month for lunch. Excellent fresh fish sandwiches, oysters, lobster wine and local craft beers.

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We really enjoyed our dinner here! The prices weren't cheap but the food was well worth it! It was a very warm evening, so we sat outside. The service was great too. Nothing to complain about here. We'll definitely go back when we're in town.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner the other night. Awesome food, great service. Only downside was no air conditioning so it was warm. The macadamia nut crusted mahi mahi was awesome!

Thank Shannon B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5040 Cass St., San Diego, CA 92109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Pacific Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-272-9985
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