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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%
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“clam chowder” (377 reviews)
“seafood” (280 reviews)
“prawns” (97 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 2 days ago

Loved sitting out in their enclosed area with windows in every direction. We both got the Cajun Snapper sandwich and a glass of white wine. Melt in the mouth fish! Good service, good view, good food. Hard to complain.

Thank Mimi S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our reservation was for a table by the window and we were not disappointed! We were lucky to be able to watch otters and sea lions playing the bay, seagulls cracking and eating crabs on the window ledge - all from our table! Our waitress,...More

Thank CandaceMH13
Reviewed 4 days ago

The fun, casual atmosphere combined with ‘just right’ delicious and hearty seafood pasta and enthusiastic/thoughtful service from Sherry made this a perfect dinner stop for us for our only night in Monterrey! We had a table by the window and a cold mango margarita -...More

Thank Meredith N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

These guys have a fabulous spot overlooking the bay on the waterfront. They were busy on a weekday lunchtime but plenty of tables spare so we were able to just walk in. The clam chowder in a bread bowl was very good and the “cookie”...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Fish Hopper is awesome they have a great fresh menu and the prices are excellent compared to some of the other restaurants of this caliber They catered our wedding in Kona and we love to come to there Monterey location. I suggest the abolone...More

Thank shawn145
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was extremely delish and the service was exceptional. The views were great, I believe every seat comes with an ocean view. Great selection of food. I had the fresh caught Alaskan Salmon. Highly recommend!

Thank AWoods39
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was good. Food and drinks were delicious! The view was gorgeous as we sat outside on the patio and it overlooked the ocean. Had a wonderful dining experience and would definitely go back.

Thank TravelingCouple1969
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town for business and was tight on time. Got dinner take-out for dinner. Ordered Sesame Ahi Tuna and Coconut Prawn Salad and a cup of clam chowder. First, the salad was delicious and has so many different flavors and textures. The Ahi...More

Thank Warren B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We happened upon this place walking down cannery row for lunch, they got a stand rite out front so u can just grab n go,,sum best clam chowder I’ve had in California so far

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a very nice lunch with my fiancé here last month. There are several eateries in the area but this place had an attractive menu and overlooked the beach and water. I would recommend to anybody. The only small issue was their restrooms were out...More

Thank mark c
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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
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view
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
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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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