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California Fish Grill

3988 Barranca Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92606-8242
+1 949-654-3838
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (19 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
3988 Barranca Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92606-8242
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here on a Wednesday around 1pm. It was very crowded, but we were still able to find a seat outside with an umbrella. You order and pay up front and the food is brought to you once it is ready. I was with...More

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Our group of four adults recently ate lunch at the California Fish Grill. We each ordered a different entree and everyone was happy with their selection. I had the ahi poke bowl which was very good - - generous amount of ahi. Would highly recommend...More

Thank Maui2014NMR
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Always the same. Always good. An assortment of perfectly cooked fish...every time. A large menu to choose from. Sides of incredibly well prepared vegetables. Proportions are just a bit large so that you're full; a bit much, but not too much. If they serve desserts,...More

Thank iamgodot123
Reviewed March 23, 2018

While being a tourist in the Newport area, I had a sudden desire for a fish meal, and looked up restaurants in the area. Many suggestions were rather expensive for lunch, so I decided to give CFG a try. It turned out to be an...More

Thank Candice S
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went with friends and ate there for the first time.?the place is awesome. They have a great variety of seafood. I have the shrimp bowl it was so good, my husband had the salmon and he was very surprised at how...More

Thank lcarde
Reviewed January 22, 2018

First time visit with friends, great atmosphere with outdoor dining. Fresh salsa bar, specialty non-alcoholic drinks and service with a smile! Fish in all shapes, sizes and dishes, mix or match, can't beat it! Great place!

Thank ImLucyRichardo
Reviewed December 21, 2017

great atmosphere, really tasty food. I had a very good shrimp salad, and my fellow diners enjoyed their white fish and shrimp skewers just as much. Will definitely be back on my next visit to Irvine.

Thank aisaac
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

California fish grill is a nice place to visit, located at Market Place, in Irvine. You go upto to the counter and order your selection, than take a seat in The restaurant. Once the order the is ready, it will be served at your table....More

Thank sainbasha
Reviewed November 19, 2017

Salmon and Ono---both very fairly priced, nicely prepared and ready in a few minutes---homerun. We upgraded on one of the choices and added brussels sprouts---which were also really good. Grilled fish in a clean, open and airy space--it really is tough to beat--particularly when you...More

Thank adalbert3
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Great fish tacos! Atmospheres great, brilliant if you're out for a casual meal! We came out with a friend from the area and they had a great selection on the menu, be aware it is a fish grill, there's not much ok the menu that...More

Thank dacidgoodwin123456
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3988 Barranca Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92606-8242
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-654-3838
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We are a fast casual seafood restaurant chain that offers quality seafood in large portions at affordable prices. Try us today and "Get Hooked" #CaliforniaFishGrill
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