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El Pescador #12

1305 W Ventura St, Fillmore, CA 93015-1688
+1 805-797-3487
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“tortillas” (10 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
Seafood, Mexican
$$ - $$$
1305 W Ventura St, Fillmore, CA 93015-1688
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were passing thru Fillmore, CA and one of our group knew about this place so we stopped. The food was pretty good and very very reasonable. The service was quick. The only complaint I would have is that the chips and salsa were not...More

Thank Dwayne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Authentic Mexican meal, décor and atmosphere. Very friendly staff (Yuli was awesome). If you are travelling through Fillmore, this is a must stop location for great a meal.

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to try this restaurant for the longest time and we finally did last night. It was DELICIOUS! Being Mexican, I tend to be very picky when it comes to Mexican food. However, the flavors where excellent! and don't get me...More

Thank yabravoceja
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner. Service was quick. The waiter (I didn't get his name) was very attentive. The food was good, and the portions were more than enough.

Thank Holly S
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

If you like great Mexican food and great seafood then this is the place for you! The free chips and salsa are fresh and delicious. I had the fish tacos and they were great! Fish was grilled, very fresh and excellently seasoned. It was my...More

Thank jsr4261
Reviewed June 21, 2017

I have driven by this restaurant for nearly 30 years on my want to and from the coast. My loss! Last week, we invited friends from Santa Barbara to meet "half way" and join us for lunch. The food and service were both outstanding. No...More

Thank Cindy A
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Not all the locations add up to the quality of this location. Their food is at a different level and the service is fantastic. If you are there during prime time hours, expect a 30-90 minute weight even with their overflow room. We had the...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Fillmore on our way, after half an hour of searching for a good restaurant, we saw this place to have great reviews, true to what was previously posted, their service was wonderful, a typical Mexican style ambience, family owned and fresh seafood....More

Thank Dorothy Y
Reviewed May 21, 2017

We stopped here on a road trip. The chile relleno was cooked just right, but the sauce was a bit bland. My grilled fish taco needed a spicier sauce, but the fish was grilled to perfection. Guacamole added to the fish taco made it just...More

Thank Pauline N
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Everything was good until I looked at the prices on the menu. The food is way over priced for Mexican food!More

Thank Donald R
Jesus O, Owner at El Pescador #12, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2017

Donald, Thanks for the review. We understand that you feel like our prices re too high but let me assure you that we are only pricing Items on our menu based on percentages. cost of food is high, wages in the state of California are...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1305 W Ventura St, Fillmore, CA 93015-1688
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fillmore
  • Phone Number: +1 805-797-3487
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Our menu captures the vibrant flavors and fresh ingredients from Mexico and the modern decor delivers a casual, relaxed dining experience.
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