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Wahoo's Fish Taco

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Mexican, Seafood
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1129 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5329
310-796-1044
Today
11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great casual dining

a beer and a couple tacos on a warm winter's day, nice way to spend a few hours. The staff are friendly and helpful, service was prompt, the beer was cold. Nice!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 17, 2015
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Brisbane, Australia
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Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
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46 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Ogden, Utah
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 NEW

Casual restaurant serving delicious fish tacos. Ingredients were very fresh-tasting and service was prompt.

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Redondo Beach, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I hadn't dined at Wahoo in a while, but was glad I stopped in! The salmon salad I ordered was exceptional for this style of restaurant. The quality of the food is great -- and a great value. I love the California beach bum atmosphere of this place .... which shouldn't fool you -- the food is GREAT.

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El Dorado Hills, CA
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242 reviews 242 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
243 helpful votes 243 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

You won't be knocked over by the food but it's OK and inexpensive. Tacos were pretty good and the bowls looked even better. My kale salad was pretty uninspired but just fine for a quick lunch. The funky, laid back vibe of the place is really comfortable so we would return again and try other things on the menu.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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388 reviews 388 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The vibe was cool. The location is really good, right off Manhattan Beach. The people were nice. The food, however was really really bland. The steak was dry and the chicken was flavorless. There are better food stop around.

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Brisbane, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

a beer and a couple tacos on a warm winter's day, nice way to spend a few hours. The staff are friendly and helpful, service was prompt, the beer was cold. Nice!!

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New Hampshire
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96 reviews 96 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The perfect quick dinner. The food was fresh and delicious. Friendly service and super reasonable prices. Some of the best fish tacos I have had.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

If you are running from several days eating only burgers and pizzas, this could be the better option for you. Here you can have all the traditional Mexican food, not too spicy, besides rice and beans weel cooked with meat, chicken or fish. It is perfect for small kids when they need a real meal after several days full of... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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66 reviews 66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Lots of interesting choices on the menu at this colorful Mexican lunch spot. Despite the intriguing descriptions, food is rather ordinary (sauces are somewhat bland, even when spicey), but it's fresh, affordable and fairly quick. A reasonable choice for lunch on the run. The place was hopping, and seems to be popular with locals and tourists alike.

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Guilford, Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We're from the east coast and really wanted a good fish taco. We found them here at the Manhattan beach location. I got the fish tacos with the citrus slaw (the way to go) and my daughter got the rice bowl with steak plus guacamole which she loved. This place gave us wholesome food, which is sometimes hard to come... More 

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Grand Lake
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75 reviews 75 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is a chain restaurant, and so you already know the menu and what to expect. It's a clean restaurant, and the staff was friendly the day we went.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1129 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5329
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: 310-796-1044

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:45 am - 9:00 pm

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