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Fish Hopper

700 Cannery Row Ste O, Monterey, CA 93940-1036
+1 831-372-8543
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“clam chowder” (370 reviews)
“seafood” (256 reviews)
“prawns” (95 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 Cannery Row Ste O, Monterey, CA 93940-1036
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Finally, we decided to give a try fish hopper. We went to Monterey about 3-4 times a year but we never tried fish hopper before. We went to the restaurant around 8 PM and at that time the restaurant wasn't full but seemed everybody was...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I stopped by for lunch..We were told to have their clam chowder. It was passable. I also ordered some grilled artichokes. Just OK.. The food should not be the attraction for this place but just the ocean views. The service was OK...More

Thank clouseau_7
Reviewed 3 days ago

Two of arrived just before dinner rush. It's a great location in cannery row over the water. I saw that a few of the reviews said food was okay. We were hungry from a day of sight seeing and were pleasantly surprised. My daughter had...More

Thank erinpeters08
Reviewed 5 days ago

The views are breathtaking. We sampled only a few dishes (including their chowder and a salmon dish), and thought the food is overpriced and average. Customer service okay. We were there for lunch at the end of may and it was uncomfortably breezy/chilly in the...More

Thank Alexandra_Vacation
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A friend and I had the most delicious salad. It was salmon and prawns and the salad was beautifully served. Looked almost too good to eat. Not sure about any of the other food on the menu but would highly recommend the salad. Get there...More

Thank reenabobeena
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was about average and expected for Tourist Restuarant. Probably would have been better experience if we didn’t understand Spanish. There was a couple of occasions we overheard the workers bussing tables making inappropriate comments in Spanish about woman customers in the restuarant. Waitress provided...More

Thank clavio831
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a later dinner around 8, we were able to be seated on the outside patio, which to our surprise was well heated. Our server Nelson was excellent, very friendly and easy to talk to. He recommended wine pairing for our dinner and...More

Thank mborr3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveled to Monterey to site see and drive highway 1. This restaurant is in the tourist area along the coast. It has great views and the menu has a nice variety. The shrimp and scallops I had were great.

Thank pack4321
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here during our stay to catch the basketball game. The location was great, right on the water. We caught the end of happy hour and got a discounted drink and flat bread. Later in the evening we enjoyed a salad and ahi poke....More

Thank lyssabenson
Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked this restaurant just fine but my family though otherwise. They never told what the problem was on the end. This restaurant is first rate and the service was exceptional. Fantastic ocean & bay views for sure which also helped make it this experience...More

Thank peter831grove
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June 12, 2018|
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Response from Marvintm009 | Reviewed this property |
It wasn't on the menu when we visited however the greeter did say they can make accommodations if there within reason.
Ronald C
December 21, 2017|
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Response from Gloria S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, do call the restaurant and ask or check their website. I am only a one time customer who enjoyed it back in October.
Cheryl A
November 23, 2015|
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Response from MaxC93940 | Reviewed this property |
Yes children's seats are available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $45
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Cannery Row Ste O, Monterey, CA 93940-1036
    (Prescott Street)
  • Public Transportation: Cannery Row has free trolley service from various locations on the Monterey Peninsula with stops directly in front of the restaurant. There is also the normal public bus system which a stop within a short distance of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-372-8543
  • E-mail
The FishHopper * Experience the beauty of the Pacific Ocean, combined with world class dining on historic Cannery Row,within walking distance to the Monterey Bay Aquarium and fine shops.The Fish Hopper, once an original sardine cannery building, offers spectacular panoramic views of the beautiful Monterey Bay from every table including our heated outdoor patio. The Fish Hopper specializes in fresh sustainable seafood,certified Angus steaks,pastas and live shellfish.Some of our menu favorites are the fresh abalone from the Monterey Bay, the “Island Sampler”(fresh seared Ahi tuna from Kona served with coconut shrimp and a crab cake), Macadamia-crusted halibut, our famous “Tomahawk Chop” long bone-in Rib Eye, or fresh Dungeness Crab available year round.2010 West Coast 1st place winner for our famous clam chowder soup.In addition to our fabulous menu indulge in one of our many exotic cocktail creations. While enjoying a delicious meal watch frolicking sea otters at play and even see the occasional whale.
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