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The Fish Market

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3775 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051
+1 408-246-3474
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Santa Clara, California
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Met five friends for lunch at 11 am when they open because this place gets crowded. The fish and seafood is good and very fresh. The service was good but they were not too busy yet. It can be pricey but not terrible and the portions are good.

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Thank Karen H
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to this restaurant in august invited by a friend ! The food was great tried the oysters shots! Hella yummy then I had a mixed drink now that was awesome! Service was good a So I tried a salmon plate omg totally loved it! Overall visit great 👍 definitely will visit

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Thank cassandra f
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent fish restaurant with a large and varied menu that is an absolute must for sea food and fish lovers. I had the crab and shrimp cocktail for starters, followed by the prawn linguine - both plates were superb. My colleague had the chowder and th clams on a skewer - again both looked the shizzle!! We received a continued... More 

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Thank Kenny S
Morristown, New Jersey
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a chance to visit the fish market for a business dinner last night. It was great, the food was fresh, linguine with clams, but the service both at the table and bar was like being in your local hangout If you get a chance while you are in the area would definitely make a stop here

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Thank Munson79
Rancho Cucamonga, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

All I can say is that I eat a lot of seafood, and I have never been unhappy eating their food. Happy hour is a great time to sample some of their food at a non-seafood price. ie. cheap!

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Thank Edward L
Surrey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

Recommended by hotel, went twice. First for just a snack after landing and last night for dinner. Restaurant packed and went back as liked look of fish on display and what we had first evening although expensive. Good complimentary bread. Fish and chips good, Alaskan cod really good. I had tilapia but salsa with it lacked depth. Side dishes underwhelming.... More 

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Thank Susan P
Cork, Ireland
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

daily fresh fish in front of you, well cooked for an incredible good price, nice people and simple environment I would definitely go back!!!

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Spaubeek, The Netherlands
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Seafruit well prepared and at a reasonable price. The restaurant is easy to find and traditional styled. If you are looking for all kind of seafruit, this should a place to be Make a reservation upfront.

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Thank Hans S
Davis, California
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Cozy, friendly, tasty. Very good atmosphere. I wish I lived in the area! We had: lobster tale, artichoke&crab dipping, sea bass, crab cakes - everything was great. Service was very good too

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Thank Anatoly S
Alexandria, Virginia
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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

I really loved this restaurant. It's huge. There is a raw bar and a fish market before you hit the bar and dining room. Walls have fishing theme decorations. Ate at the bar and the bartender couldn't have been nicer. I ordered the large cioppino and she said for $2 more, you can get the lazy man version where they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $45
Cuisine
Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3775 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 408-246-3474
Description
Our second restaurant, opened in 1979 in the heart of the Silicon Valley, has been as popular with local residents as it has with the business crowd. A comfortable and spacious cocktail bar adds to the energetic atmosphere of this casual dining restaurant. Be sure to arrive early for the counter seats at the oyster bar, as they fill up quickly.

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San Jose, California
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Sunnyvale, California

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?