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The Flying Fish

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245 3rd Street, Elko, NV 89801
+1 775-777-7509
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: The Flinging Fish provides a comfortable environment, with an outdoor...
The Flinging Fish provides a comfortable environment, with an outdoor patio, a bar and lounge. Catering, a conference room for business meetings that can accommodate up to 20 people. The Fish will only use the best products on the market, and you can tell the minute you bite into our food. With a full service bar that has many hand craft beers and a lounge to relax in.
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  • 49
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
drive don't fly...and check out the history of its location.

The history of the building and surrounding block my be more interesting than decor it has a history of great food and the operators/owner/managers get an A for their service and variety they bring to Elko.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
TheronHunt
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Spring Creek, Nevada
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
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Spring Creek, Nevada
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

The history of the building and surrounding block my be more interesting than decor it has a history of great food and the operators/owner/managers get an A for their service and variety they bring to Elko.

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Eagle, Idaho, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

What a great find in Elko! If you like a sushi bar that's clean with a great staff and a welcoming atmosphere, try it! It was so fun to sit and watch the chefs prepare beautiful rolls, bento boxes and sushi. Our waiter was a handsome, kind and friendly young man. He even had clout enough to get me the... More 

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Cheyenne, Wyoming, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

The food was excellent just wish there was more for the serving size. It took along time to get our food. Server was very nice.

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Reno, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Flying Fish used to be my favorite restaurant in Elko. Wonderful selection of well-prepared dishes. Sadly, it was sold a year or two ago (?) and has not been the same since. While the menu is still interesting and varied, and the dishes are often -- though not always -- still good, the service has been terrible almost every time... More 

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Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Best sushi available in Elko! You can tell the chefs at the Flying Fish really recognise sushi as an art form, not just food. Great food (art), service staff is good, and the prices are...well...about what you'd expect for fine dining. Overall a great place to eat. Must visit!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is the second time I have tried this place. The first time was for an opening reception for the Elko Mining Show and I thought they showed reasonably well for a HUGE group of people who spilled out of the outdoor dining area and took over the alley. I was intrigued and went back on a recent visit to... More 

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Elko, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This place has great sushi. The service is very slow but that gives you time to sit and visit without feeling rushed to eat and leave. They also have a whole menu of non-sushi options for those who are not into sushi.

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Verdi, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Actually great! good service, cool atmosphere. These stylish hipster hippy kids are aching to leave the small town. They're cooler than you but they keep your beer full, they're super friendly and the sushi's shockingly good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We live in San Diego and stopped in on our road trip. They have a full bar which is not listed on their website. ..say WHAT? Michael was the bartender and just seemed like a great guy. Started with the artichoke dip. .best we ever had. Next up was the Dos Tortugas. Never had anything like it before. Awesome, highly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The Flying Fish is under relatively new ownership since I last patronized the place. I'd heard rumblings of an over-hall in the areas of service and food, so I decided to give them a shot. I wasn't disappointed. The first thing I noticed was that the staff was hustling. There wasn't an idle employee hand in the place - as... More 

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Additional Information about The Flying Fish

Address: 245 3rd Street, Elko, NV 89801
Phone Number: +1 775-777-7509
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Elko
Open Hours:
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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Italian, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Fusion

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 245 3rd Street, Elko, NV 89801
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Elko
  • Phone Number: +1 775-777-7509

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Italian, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Fusion

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Families with children

Description

The Flinging Fish provides a comfortable environment, with an outdoor patio, a bar and lounge. Catering, a conference room for business meetings that can accommodate up to 20 people. The Fish will only use the best products on the market, and you can tell the minute you bite into our food. With a full service bar that has many hand craft beers and a lounge to relax in.
Open Hours
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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?