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211 San Mateo Rd., Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
650-712-1125
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Wed - Mon 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Stopped in for lunch with family during recent stay in Half Moon Bay. Loved the salmon and scallop tacos. Wasn't very busy as we arrived early for lunch but service was very good. Would certainly recommend to anyone who has an opportunity to visit the area and looking for good food.

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Fariport, NY
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

A great find! Will definitely go back when in the area. Great selection of food for all, not just fish dishes. We had great appetizers and cocktails. I loved the crab cakes and Mahi fish taco! I shared some of my daughter's steak which was very good. My son had a specialty called something like ciapano. My wife liked her... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

First, the sign that told us to go back to the patio to enter was sitting against the wall so couldn't tell if it was current. Problem is, my parents are elderly and very slow so it made a difference in how long it took us to get there. Secondly, given they were moving so slow, the girl at the... More 

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California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Drove 2 hours to eat at this restaurant. It was affordable and the food was fabulous. For a family of 5 with drinks included, we were able to eat in under $90.00. We had the calamari as an appetizer, which was extremely tasteful and cooked just perfect.For our entrees, my son in law and I both had the fish and... More 

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Rockville, MD
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193 reviews 193 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

My husband and I had dinner at Flying Fish Grill based on good reviews in Trip Advisor, but our experience was mixed. As several people recommended, we had the crabby cheese bread--it was delicious but expensive. The Boston chowder tasted good but the fish tacos (one of us got salmon and the other mahi) were nothing special in either flavor... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We stopped here after having been to the Hwy 1 Brewery (where they forgot to place our food order.....). Turned out to be a blessing in disguise because the food here is delicious. We shared 2 appetizers (the Ceviche and the Tuna Poke) and the Jeaux Special for our entree. Everything tasted really fresh, and the flavors/seasoning of everything was... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We arrived in Half Moon Bay around 8:00 pm during a trip up the coast. We had picked out Flying Fish in advance based on the great reviews here. The food was excellent. I had the salmon tostada and it was fresh and delicious! We shared a slice of pie for dessert. Our server, Elizabeth was very friendly and provided... More 

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Placerville, California
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118 reviews 118 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Stopped here for an early dinner one evening. There were only two or three other tables occupied, while the bar area was quite busy. Service was a little sketchy as we had to ask our server several times for water, and I watched my cioppino make a tour of the restaurant-bar area before it eventually made it to our table.... More 

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San Francisco, CA
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45 reviews 45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We stopped here for lunch, the clam chowder was great! Everyone's meal was very good, the calamari platter was excellent, light batter and very tender. Lots of variety with seafood, sandwiches and salads. Good prices, great value for a seafood restaurant. We will be back.

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El Paso, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

They have the absolute best cheesy crabby garlic bread. All the food we ate was superb. The anbience is simple clean and delightful. the staff is friendly and efficient.

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Additional Information about Flying Fish Grill

Address: 211 San Mateo Rd., Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone Number: 650-712-1125
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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