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Golden Fish Seafood Restaurant

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221 Main St, Ste 101, Salinas, CA 93901-2753
+1 831-422-4946
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“fettuccine” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
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221 Main St, Ste 101, Salinas, CA 93901-2753
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Reviewed October 28, 2017

This unassuming little place was a very pleasant surprise! Just passing through town, and decided to stop. I had the seafood combo fettuccine and it was amazing! Prices are very reasonable and the service was excellent. Couldn't ask for more!

Thank shawt1111
Reviewed September 15, 2017

My husband and I have been here about 4 times now and we have never been disappointed. I have had the garlic prawns and the chicken/prawn cancun (I think it was called),cioppino --all yummy. The sauces have a lot of flavor without being heavy. The...More

Thank suzimac65
Reviewed June 11, 2017

My husband and I had dinner here. The atmosphere is casual and friendly. We both ordered grilled salmon. The server allowed me to change my meal sides to have double vegetables instead of vegetables and black beans. My entire meal was very flavorful. The service...More

Thank Donna T
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Salinas for a night, saw the good reviews for this place, and decided to give it a try. We were happily rewarded. The service is excellent and personable and the food is delicious. I had the shrimp and chips which were...More

Thank Hank W
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Very nice staff, meals are decent, and prices are reasonable. Feel free to ask for special dishes or a certain way you'd like something cooked. They are very accommodating.

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Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

It is rare to have this fine of service in Salinas. I really enjoyed the attentiveness given. I had the blackened tilapia tostada and my husband had the fish and chips. Both were good and had uniqueness we like. We will definitely be back.

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Reviewed January 17, 2017

We love to go the Golden Fish for lunch and dinner. We enjoy the friendly service and very reasonable prices. They always have our favorite "specialities" available and we always leave satisfied and happy.

1  Thank Brigid M
Reviewed October 17, 2016

If you are visiting Salinas this is a great place to eat in the downtown area. Reasonable prices, fresh tasty food, great variety along with friendly owner(s) and staff. The lobster bisque is definitely worth it. Would visit again.

Reviewed July 30, 2016

I stopped in this small restaurant because I wanted seafood. I wasn't disappointed! I had the Combo fettuccine plate and my daughter had the fried calamari and prawns. It was delicious!

Thank Diana R
Reviewed July 25, 2016

When in Salinas, eat great seafood at Golden Fish. Central American brothers (I think they're brothers) have a good menu that you can pick anything, and have an outstanding meal. My favorite is their green cashew tilapia, or the Calamari Provencal. Stay for the food...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
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 - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Main St, Ste 101, Salinas, CA 93901-2753
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-422-4946
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