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Flying Fish Grill

211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
+1 650-712-1125
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish tacos” (62 reviews)
“garlic bread” (11 reviews)
“crab” (18 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed well prepared and fresh fish dishes with veggies and mashed potatoes. Garlic bread is a great treat too.

Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a disappointment! I really wanted to like this place, but It was a bad experience. First of all, the restaurant is filthy. There is a ton of dust and grime and dirt crusted on all the decorations, lighting fixtures, walls, etc; can't imagine what...More

1  Thank Tyler Y
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Service was execellent!! i order calamari, and Jeauz special. I ate it all!!! The portion was good. The food was fresh and came out at the right time. I order crabby cheezy bread to go. It was delicious. I will highly recommend this restaurant and...More

Thank A A
Reviewed July 9, 2018

local place we go to frequently for a nice lunch; good fish and chips; fish tacos; cioppino. Good service; convenient parking moderate prices

Thank Janet L L
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great food, waitress very accommodating. Because neither of us can eat a full meal, husband and I prefer to share a meal, and have a salad on the side. Sometimes this is frowned upon, but she didn't seem to mind. Definitely would return. Maybe make...More

A TripAdvisor Member
Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Driving up the California coast, we were looking for good seafood and found The Flying Fish on TripAdvisor. I had the California Wrapp with shrimp, mango salsa and herbed rice. Very delicious. Very filling. My mom got the salmon tostada which was beautiful, full of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed June 24, 2018

First thing I did when I arrived for a 3-day vacay at Half Moon Bay was go to the Visitor's Center. On my way out, I kept looking & looking for this restaurant, & it was directly behind the Visitor's Center! There are 2 ways...More

Thank Denise D
Reviewed June 19, 2018

The Flying Fish Grill was just across the street from our accommodations so an easy pick for our first meal after arriving in Half Moon Bay. It was already crowded with locals but the indoor seating turns over quickly. There is also outdoor seating. My...More

1  Thank BruceR_2832
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Nice place with its own parking. Friendly and caring service. Mahi Tacos were super. Cod fish sandwich was also excellent. Sides are homemade. Desserts looked good.

Thank advisorj
Reviewed April 12, 2018

We ate here a couple years ago and felt it didn't live up to its reputation, but one of us returned this year and found the codfish and chips one of the best ever. Batter was light, not too greasy, just right. Service was attentive...More

Thank RuNanS
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July 17, 2015|
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Response from P M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Dogs are allowed. Ours sat inside (bar table) with us but there is a very small patio that would have worked too. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-712-1125
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