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Flying Fish Grill

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Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-625-1962
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (88 reviews)
“halibut” (103 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

An offbeat essentially underground Asian style restaurant with amazing food and even better service. A very appealing menu and everyone in our party of 6 was pleased with their meal. Definitely recommend.

Thank mpe12
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Our last night in Carmel we wanted to dine at the #1 rated restaurant and glad we did. My sister is a chef and had the Ahi and raved on and on about the best she had ever had. The Almond Seabass was wonderful, served...More

Thank univtexas72
Reviewed July 8, 2017

After searching for "best" restaurants in Carmel while trying to evade the usual tourist places(many of which offer really good food, but not so exceptional- I'm from Chicago after all) finally settled on the Flying Fish Grill because it didn't sound like something I could...More

Thank TravelerChicagoarea
Reviewed July 5, 2017

The FF is a really neat place. It is underground, a little crowded and noisy but in a friendly manner. We enjoyed our meal at the FF but were a little disappointed. The restaurant was highly recommended to us by our concierge and the food...More

Thank AbingdonHoo
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Atmosphere, service and food were really meeting expectations even though my fish was overcooked. Every dish we tried was good. Service was really good except for wine pouring. The only Asian "fusion" is the inside décor f this restaurant which makes you feel like being...More

Thank jeanlucp731
Reviewed June 30, 2017

The Flying Fish Grill is our favorite restaurant on the entire coast. We eat there every time we visit Carmel. The ambience is casual, with wood panelling throughout. The black bean halibut is not to be missed, and the warmed banana sundae supreme. I should...More

Thank boomdogg
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and fantastic service! Everyone enjoyed their dishes The seafood clay pot was amazing. Would highly recommend and can't wait to go again!

Thank honuloverChicago
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Staff were friendly and helpful although in "great service " terms only ok. Courses were delivered before previous plates removed and pre diner drinks glasses remained on the table most of the night. Maybe not a big deal but if others are calling this number...More

Thank SydneyHols
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Excellent Food, Fantastic service!! I had a delicious dinner. I walked in and right away the waiter told me my hotel had called and it would be just a moment for my table. I had a wonderful dinner!

Thank katestella
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

I can't give 5 stars to a restaurant that doesn't have a bar. Beer and wine only. But, the food was good and service was average. I had a 3 year old and We had to ask for water for her so I can't say...More

Thank Sheryl W
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Questions & Answers
June 6, 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I don't know
Annie B
May 23, 2017|
Response from Snorris57 | Reviewed this property |
That would be new. We were there a lot later than that.
Mary I
May 18, 2017|
Response from scoshi | Reviewed this property |
All of Carmel is super pet friendly but I don't think Flying Grill is. I could be wrong but the restaurant is pretty small and all enclosed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $40
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-625-1962
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