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Wild Fish

7750 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
+1 707-937-3055
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
7750 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We did not enjoy our dinner here. We felt confinded in this small dining room. The view disappeared as the sun set, so we could enjoy the ocean vista. Very narrow access between tables for servers, staff and managers. It is just across the highway...More

Thank sylmetz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food, cozy atmosphere. Service a little spotty. The Hostess spent much of her time surfing on her laptop-could have done that remotely, not out in front of the dining room. Waitress was sweet but had a difficult time opening wine. Probably a little inexperienced...More

Thank Sharkey W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a reservation but were seated 30 minutes after checking in. The place was packed. Great selection of menu items and starters. Once ordered, the food came quickly. The wine selections were spot on. Dessert was great. Service was friendly and attentive. Will come...More

Thank brandi95562
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was spotty. We had a good Cesar salad and squash soup. My whole crab was very good but my wife didn’t eat her swordfish because it was too salty. Ambiance just ok, nothing special. Service was mediocre. Other reviews termed the setting and food...More

1  Thank MA92756
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our dinner here. Walked over from Little River Inn. The owners are just delightful and the food fresh and delicious. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Martha B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the ambience at Wild Fish. It is not fair to compare Wild Fish to a top notch restaurant in a major metro. This is Little River after all. We started with the Thai coconut squash soup. It was excellent and the highlight of...More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During our lovely dinner I thought to myself this restaurant wouldn’t be out of place in Europe, so wasn’t surprised to learn the owners were a British/American husband and wife team with a passion for good food, who’d moved over to the US not long...More

Thank MrsSWLondon
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The fish is fresh and cooked perfectly. If you don't like fish, leave these poor people alone. This is what they do. Come here for it. Seriously, we come up to Mendocino about three times a year and this is our favorite place for dinner....More

Thank BoldlyGoing
Reviewed October 30, 2017

This little spot is right on the cliffs above the open ocean. Not fancy but some of the best West Coast cuisine you will have. Keep your eyes open to find it. I thought it was a gas station!

Thank Dianne T
Reviewed October 25, 2017

love the cozy dining room, the spot on flavors. simple, but elegant food that's perfectly cooked. a real find in mendocino.

Thank stepums
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Questions & Answers
Elsie C
March 6, 2017|
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Response from kelvin J | Property representative |
Yes the whole menu is GF, all the desserts are GF and we make our own organic GF bread.
September 8, 2016|
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Response from Dianne H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but not prominent view.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7750 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Little River
  • Phone Number: +1 707-937-3055
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100% Local & Organic The culinary team at Wild Fish procure produce locally from farmers, fishermen & women and foragers - the fish is always wild and fresh. Everything is made from scratch and in house.
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