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1996 1/2 Sunset Drive, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
831-375-7107
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
"Anniversary Dinner"

We come here each year for our anniversary dinner. The wait staff our very attentive, and the crab salad is to " die for !" All their food is wonderful. We will return again next year again for our anniversary dinner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
Kathy B
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Vacaville, California
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Vacaville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We come here each year for our anniversary dinner. The wait staff our very attentive, and the crab salad is to " die for !" All their food is wonderful. We will return again next year again for our anniversary dinner.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

As may be expected, this restaurant had various fish dishes. It's a really pleasant atmosphere and the food is nice. I don't think it's anything that special but what they do they do reasonably well. So we had a convivial evening with nice wine and it was really local to where we were staying so we were able to walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Excellent specials and pasta dish was wonderful. We all enjoyed our choices. Wait staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. Recommend that you make a,reservation as it has usually crowded. Worth the wait though.

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Newcastle, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We came here while on vacation and had a nice meal. I had jumbo shrimp in a delicious garlic sauce with rice and beans. My mom had seafood fettuccini and my son had shrimp fettuccini both had very little seafood and tiny shrimp. My mom also had oyster's that were terrific. Small inside but very cute we sat by the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We have eaten one night, and the food was very tasty... We were with our daughter and she received a paper with crayons to amuse herself while waiting the food...The wait was minimum and the fish was very fresh... Also we had black beans which were delicious...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Even without resevervation we got a table for 8 in less than 1 hr. Very friendly reception and service. The calamari are outstanding and a must try at this place. No need to go for the combo, everything is so tasty you don't need to get it all mixed up. The daily specials are also worth trying. I wonder what... More 

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Very nice food, good service and good value. We enjoyed the fresh seafood and George who served us was good fun.

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Seaside, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Most fish is served, of course, But, it's mostly fried entrées, dishes are not contemporary, like eating out in the 70s

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Palo Alto, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

A very short walk to Asilomar State Beach, and not far from the Pebble Beach 17 mile road gate and the rest of the Monterey Peninsula, Fishwife is a special find. Excellent service and menu with fresh seafood, my wife and I also like dropping by for their Calamari appetizer -- the best and most unique we've ever encountered. It's... More 

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Kerman, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Restaurant and decor has old feeling. Food was fair n a bit $$. Not sure I would go there again. Lots better fish restaurants with much better food n atmosphere.

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Additional Information about Fishwife

Address: 1996 1/2 Sunset Drive, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Phone Number: 831-375-7107
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Pacific Grove
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1996 1/2 Sunset Drive, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Pacific Grove
  • Phone Number: 831-375-7107

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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