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Fresh Ketch

2433 Venice Dr, CA 96150
530-541-5683
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Cuisines: Sushi, Seafood, Steakhouse
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Eugene, Oregon
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Got seated right away, then the service declined. Sat at our table for a good 15 minutes before anyone even acknowledged we were there, took another 15 to get someone to take our dinner order. Crab cakes were more bread than anything else. When we asked what the fresh catch of the day was, we were told they were out... More

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Los Altos, CA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This is my third time eating at the Fresh Ketch over the last 5 years. In the past I have enjoyed the ambiance of sitting by the marina and the food. But this past weekend I met a friend around 2pm for a late lunch. Both of us ordered salads, one of which was a Caesar Salad with adding chicken.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

I was saddened and disappointed with the entire dining experience that should have been a wonderful celebration for our parents 60th wedding anniversary. We sat for an hour and a half without being offered water or bread. Our drinks were supposedly taken by two servers and still we had to ask for them. After two discussions with management and still... More

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Roseville, California
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102 reviews 102 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I have owned a home in the area for 32 years. I've eaten at Fresh Ketch for the past 20+ years. It was the best fish restaurant in the area for many years. My wife and I ate there July 5th, 2014. She had the fish taco's...blacken and they were good. I had the oysters Rockefeller and they were the... More

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Folsom, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We've dined here many times and is one of our local favorites. However, with a recent change in management we were very disappointed. Most of the unique "comfort" dishes had been removed from the menu. Ex. Pot pie, meat loaf. The only thing that remained from our once favorite place was Vinny Berry and his awesome Seagull guitar. He has... More

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Strasburg, PA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We were referred there by a local and were very pleased. We had lunch on the deck which overlooks a beautiful marina. Our server was prompt and very pleasant. We enjoyed our drinks and our lunch arrived quickly. We both ordered fish tacos. My wife ordered salmon and mine was blackened mahi mahi. The fish was well seasoned and hot... More

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Blairsden
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We keep our boat at the Tahoe Keys Marina for part of the summer months, so we like the fun vibe of this place. The food is always good, whether it's salads, burgers, or full dinners. The fish offerings are usually consistently good. The best way to enjoy The Fresh Ketch is outside, watching the boats cruising the marina. Be... More

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San Diego, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

This is a nice restaurant that features seafood but has a good selection of other entrés as well. There is nightly entertainment in the bar area which can get very loud but if you sit outside you can enjoy the view of the dock and lake and still listen to the music while being able to carry on a conversation.... More

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Salem, Oregon
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

Three of us shared appetizers for lunch, peel and eat prawns, 2 orders of steamers, garlic bread & crab cakes. All delicious, I wanted to pick up the steamer bowl and finish the broth! The garlic bread arrived in a bread mound, baked with herbs and topped with whole roasted garlic. If I had to leave anything out, it would... More

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Reno, Nevada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This a nice restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating over looking the marina in the Tahoe Keys. We went here for lunch and my husband ordered the grilled salmon and I got the fish and chips. The salmon was a very attractive dish topped with decorative veggies and capers and it was cooked perfectly. I got two large pieces of... More

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