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Wahoo's Fish Taco

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6258 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048-5104
+1 323-933-2480
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Wisconsin
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95 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

After a visit to the Petersen Museum which is just a few blocks away, we stopped here. We both had their non-spicy fish burritos and we ordered a side of chips with guacamole. The burritos were very good and I would happily eat one again. The guacamole however was very lackluster and not worth the extra spend over just having... More 

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Thank AaronsTravels
Royal Oak, Michigan
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492 reviews
439 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The salad and the cilantro dressing was pretty decent, maybe a bit too thick to spread on the salad, the guac was clumped into one part of the salad and was hard to mix in flight. The fish was a bit overcooked and dry, a jerky texture of sorts, the pico de gallo gave the fish a bit of moisture... More 

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Thank NikaNumber1
Georgia
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311 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Wahoo Taco is an easy walk from the hotel nearby. We wanted a light meal and found this to be a perfect. Our fish tacos (one crispy and one grilled) were very good. We were also able to order a glass of wine with dinner. A fun atmosphere!

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Thank marsle
cleveland
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111 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014

This is an unassuming little spot. The prices are great for California and the food is decent. The restaurant is right on Wilshire Blvd 10 minutes from the Santa Monica pier. There is free parking

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Thank 4amigosCleveland
Katy, Texas
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95 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2014

We went here in Laguna Beach. It was GOOD!!! Cheap and good!!!! But the best part was their black beans. They were so tasty and never had I had such delicious and filling black beans! But anyway I got a fish taco and a chicken enchilada with a green sauce. Both were on point and did not leave me hungry.... More 

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Thank Asma H
Tampa, Florida
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264 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

On a recent visit this chain never fails to disappoint. The spicy fish tacos were very lightly fried and with the soft corn tortillas and citrus slaw simply mouth watering. The kale salad was also excellent with fresh cold crisp greens and just enough citrus vinaigrette. The homemade pico de gallo excellent. Only minor complaint was lunch service too hurried-they... More 

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Thank phmokda
Chicago, Illinois
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300 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2014

The fish tacos here are excellent! The citrus slaw adds a lot, the fish is fresh and well cooked without breading. A great lunch spot!

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Thank RyanLChicago
Portland, Oregon
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2014

Wahoo's is one of my favorite fast food places in Southern California. There are multiple locations. While it is not authentic Mexican food, it is classic "surf taco"- which is hard to describe. You just know it when you have it. Prices are reasonable, vegetarian choices, casual. You feel like you are eating healthy, but you won't go away hungry.... More 

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Thank OCOzzie
Birmingham, Alabama
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175 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2014

First time and really enjoyed diversity of the menu. From salmon to enchiladas to salads, all were fresh and better than expected from fast food. Wish they were in our part of the country. Will visit again.

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Thank Jim C
Los Angeles, California
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244 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2013

I have been here several times throughout the past few years with friends who wanted to try this restaurant for lunch and have never really liked the food. The fish tacos and burritos are just fair and the salsa is lousy. The rice and beans are average. The best thing about this restaurant is the surf shack atmosphere . Free... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6258 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048-5104
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-933-2480

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?