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Fat Face Fenner's Fishack

53 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3782
(310) 379-5550
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Ranked #47 of 114 restaurants in Hermosa Beach
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Families with children
Most recent review
- Feb 19, 2014
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Good for: Families with children
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22 reviews from our community

59% Recommend
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English first
Orlando, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

My husband and I went here two times while visiting on vacation. Excellent service from the two beautiful female bartenders. The fish tacos were outstanding. The manager Gary was so awesome because he shipped back the tablet we left at the restaurant. We look forward to going back their when we return in Sept. Great food, Great service, and excellent... More

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Houston, TX
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

I went to Hermosa Beach for business meeting and a training in Redondo Beach. A colleague and I from Texas parked in the area were this restaurant is located in the middle of the afternoon. We read several menus from different restaurants and were attracted to this one and ventured to go in. We were a little skeptic because at... More

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Bloomfield Township, Michigan
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Great little sports bar with good burgers and cold beer. My son and I stopped in FFFF after walking The Strand to Manhattan Beach and back. Hit the spot on all levels....and we caught the baseball All-Star Game (bonus).

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Barcelona, Spain
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

IF you eat here, be prepared for the worst fish and fries EVER... I ordered the fish and fries combo (lunch portion but it was dinner time), the fish was soggy and slimy, the menu stated beer battered but it was more like wrapped in paper. The fries were not fresh (frostbitten) and seasoned as stated in the menu, The... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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84 reviews 84 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

I went on St. Patrick's day right after the parade so the place was packed. I had the lobster chowder. It was good. Everyone around me had it and I heard nothing but compliments. I had the creole shrimp quesadilla. It too was good. The only criticism I have is the food was a little salty but I seem to... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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106 reviews 106 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

I have been here a couple of years ago and had a wonderful evening. This time it was a busy evening and hard to get a seat. Ordered mussels, which is one of my favourites. But when I got it most of my mussels were still closed (and therefore dead before they were cooked). I made a complaint and they... More

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Vedano al Lambro, Italy
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139 reviews 139 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

We ate twice during our stay in hermosa beach and we came out happy. The place is very convenient for the beach and very close to the pier. Fish sandwiches are very good, but also the Fish and chili from the kids menu Was excellent and the bill Was very reasonable. Don't throw your receipt away, They give you 10%... More

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Banning, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

Keep in mind we went with the family (ie kids). The good: very accomodating, good food, lots of boston memories - owner is from medford if i recall, the stuff on the walls is vintage boston pubs (brought back good memories) The not so good: we went at 7(slightly before) and there were quite a few people already drunk -... More

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

All the dishes did not taste good. I ordered oysters but they were not even cold so taste did not fresh.

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Seattle, Washington
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

Went there for a late lunch and we all enjoyed the place. Service was outstanding and very friendly. No long waits for either food or drinks. Try to get a seat on the balcony overlooking the Hermosa Beach Pier area, great entertainment and people watching. Food was very good overall, just the fish in the fish and chips was a... More

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