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All 84 Malibu Restaurants

Malibu Seafood

25653 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265
310-456-3430
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Ranked #2 of 84 Restaurants in Malibu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Scenic view, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

You would miss this place if you didn't know where it was, while you were zooming down PCH. It is not to be missed that's for sure. If you are traveling north on PCH from the Santa Monica area, you pass all the parked cars and beautiful houses, and the malibu pier. Then you pass Pepperdine and continue on up... More 

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San Diego, CA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Love Malibu Seafood, and a must visit with every trip to Malibu. A small shack just off the Coast Hwy offering great seafood in a very casual setting. You order your food and then eat outside. Picnic tables on one side of the small house and across the driveway is a covered patio with tables facing the Pacific Oceans. The... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

My go-to here is are steak fries and hearty size pieces of fish meal. While I've tried the fried shrimp and the chowder, it's the fish and chips I always order. I'm just not impressed with anything else. Try mixing the Tapatio in with the tartar sauce. Seating is all outdoors and if you're lucky you can sit at one... More 

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Tucson
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57 reviews 57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Traveling along Pacific Highway 1 we were craving fish and we saw a huge line in front of this place. This is always a good sign lots of customers means food must be good. The wait was about 30 minute, not terrible considering the length of the line; we got our food to go and decided to eat at the... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Stopped for lunch here passing thru Malibu. Seafood was fresh and tasty, the best Ahi Tuna burgers I have ever had. The seating is great and view us amazing. One must visit here if its the only place you can stop.

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Malibu, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I have been going to this place for a long time, since i live in the neighborhood. I usually stop after work to get some great quality fish to take home and prepare it on my own; when the husband is out of town, i eat a light meal there and when daughters or friends are in town and don't... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I had read the reviews before we took our vacation and this was one of the places we wanted to make sure we went. We are sure glad we did. The line was about 20-30 mins to place your order but we expected it before we arrived. I ordered the sea bass plate and my wife had the scallops. You... More 

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Went there with a classmate of mine. He knows this place well. It was my first visit to the US. We had to wait for 25 or 30 minutes with a large crab with us to send a signal if there was a free table. We didn't want to sit outside. Inside we found a very noisy place with hectic... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

If you are visiting Malibu, you should have lunch outdoors not in a traditional indoor or chain restaurant. We found Malibu Seafood while driving the Pacific Coast Hwy. and noticed it right away. We felt that it could be the place for us to stop for lunch in a gorgeous sunny day. The place was crowded but managed to find... More 

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Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This informal outdoor restaurant is on the Pacific Coast Highway, on Malibu Beach. In addition to cooked-to-order meals, it also sells an excellent variety of fresh seafood. The menu features fried shrimp, scallops, clams, and calamari. Grilled items are generally ocean-caught fish other than shellfish. Grilled items are served with side dishes including salads, baked potatoes, potato salad, or cole... More 

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Additional Information about Malibu Seafood

Address: 25653 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265
Phone Number: 310-456-3430
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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