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Flying Fish Grill

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Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
831 625 1962
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 335
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    Very good
  • 36
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
WOW

This place is amazing. We greatly enjoyed all we ordered. From the ginger chips and salsa (free) to the appetizers, to the sake, to our fabulous mains and the dessert. And our waitress was great. And the decor is cool. Hope I'll make it back!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2013
Yotam S
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Sunnyvale, California
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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Sunnyvale, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

This place is amazing. We greatly enjoyed all we ordered. From the ginger chips and salsa (free) to the appetizers, to the sake, to our fabulous mains and the dessert. And our waitress was great. And the decor is cool. Hope I'll make it back!

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Napa, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Wonderful service, good fresh seafood. Private booths. Artichoke appetizer was excellent. We had the fish stew for 2 which was good.

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Girdwood, Alaska
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

We tried to go to this restaurant last March as it came highly recommended as the best seafood in town. We went early--around 6:30, without a reservation, knowing we would probably have to wait a while for a table. Once we got in the door, we waited, and waited, and waited (for close to 5 minutes), and the guy whom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

The food is excellent and the service top notch. The ahi is highly recommended, as are the calamari starter and California tower. Even the complimentary fried wonton wrappers were tasty. Our party has thirsty people who drink a lot of water, but the attentive staff keeps the glasses filled at all times. They were fully booked when we got there... More 

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CA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

The innkeeper at Briarwood Inn in Carmel recommended this restaurant to us. It was excellent in every way. My husband had the Ahi Tuna and I had the Sea Bass. Wow, awesome! The waiters and waitresses were top notch.

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Wishaw,Scotland
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84 reviews 84 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

Ate here with my wife on our recent visit to Carmel. We had booked the previous evening and so on arrival we were immediately shown to our table. The service and food were both excellent. Our waiter showed a genuine interest in his job and was attentive but not unduly intrusive. We shared an excellent Calamari starter and then had... More 

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calgary
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289 reviews 289 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

What a great restaurant. Our innkeeper made reservations for us (thank you Carmel Country Inn) for the second night of our stay in Carmel. What a delightful restaurant. Lovely attentive service in every way. Food was amazing...myself and another member of our partyI had the sea bass which they are known for; the other two members had the ahi and... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

My Husband and I arrived at the restaurant and were seated in a booth.The rstaurant is very cozy and across from us in an adjacent booth was another couple. We ordered wine and were looking at the menu when two young women joined the other couple. The voices escalated to the point that we could not hear eachother. The waitress... More 

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Modesto
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391 reviews 391 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
236 helpful votes 236 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

With Sunday night reservations, we were promptly seated in a filled restaurant. It is located in the basement level of a two story building. The inside is rather dark, so watch your step. We were seated in an intimate booth, in a room with 2 booths. Another couple was seated in the nearby booth, conducive for a friendly conversation, especially... More 

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Surrey, BC, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Chanced here after reading recommendations in our B/B - no reservation in hand - and the gods smiled. We got a table for two and from that moment on felt as though we were duke and duchess or king and queen. What superb, friendly, gracious service and what food!!!! Thought we'd reached beyond ambrosia when our appies arrived and were... More 

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Additional Information about Flying Fish Grill

Address: Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
Phone Number: 831 625 1962
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood, Barbecue, Asian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: 831 625 1962

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood, Barbecue, Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?