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The Fish House Bar & Grill

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972 Main St, Watsonville, CA 95076-3813
+1 831-728-3333
15:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
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Greenville, South Carolina
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129 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Walked here from a local hotel for some excellent grilled salmon with roasted vegetables (also came with a side of pasta). Salmon was perfectly cooked which seems to be a hard to find treat as restaurants add the dish but lack the expertise! Everything was very good. I will return!

Thank BorisMurchant
San Francisco, California
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lori and I had dinner here on 5/19/17. Our meals were spectacular - and the server shift supervisor sort of 'saved the day' by waiting on us personally. While we were eating, about half of the servers seemed to be brand new and totally lost. I had Alaskan Halibut piccata (lemon, butter, capers) and have never had better. If every... More 

Thank JohnPaul489
Anchorage, Alaska
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710 reviews
538 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure what happened but the service was very slow and we had to repeatedly request more water, coffee, etc. The main entrees were good and fairly priced. The oysters on the half shell were big, plumb and flavorful.

Thank Mike P
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I had swordfish medallions over linguine, sauce was weirdly sweet didn't like it. Wife had cioppino and thought it was just fair. Service was great though, wine a good value

Thank Jim L
Santa Cruz, California
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63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We eat dinner here several times a year and enjoy bringing friends or family who are visiting. The food is very good, as is the service. Definitely recommend The Fish House.

Thank Beachwalker5
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

While in town on business my wife and I checked out this place. It was so delicious we had to return before we left town. The oak grilled oysters were absolutely perfect with just enough smokey goodness to make it a unique flavor profile. I've never had oysters prepared that way and they were flawless. My wife's sole picatta was... More 

Thank Devin F
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great fresh local food, get there early, many people like this place. Friendly service, good sized portions, interesting flavors.

Thank ohnomo
Watsonville, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Beautiful surroundings, casual dining but the service was outstanding by all who we encountered! Drinks were great food was good overall great experience!

Thank DiSiriBy
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318 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

A linguine special with artichoke hearts, scallops, shrimp, clams, mussels, was just splendid. So was a swordfish medallion in cream sauce special. Nothing terrible fancy, but good honest seafood without a lot of pretension. Just a minute outside the edge of town.

Thank Ken A
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We both had an entree and a dessert and the food was not too much and really really good. The service could have been better since it seemed we had two waiters who always came right after each other and then for like 15 minutes no one came. A big plus is the bread which was still warm and delicious.... More 

Thank Verena S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
15:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
15:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
15:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
15:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
15:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 972 Main St, Watsonville, CA 95076-3813
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Watsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 831-728-3333

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