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The Big Fat Fish Co. - CLOSED

1304 12th St, Bellingham, WA 98225
+1 360-733-2284
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good19%
  • Average29%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible16%
Feb 16, 2014
“For Tourists Only”
Feb 3, 2014
“Very poor service on a slow day”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
1304 12th St, Bellingham, WA 98225
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51 - 60 of 71 reviews

Reviewed December 24, 2011

Food was delicious, amounts were perfect and atmousphere was casual elligance. Prices were very reasonable for the quality.

Thank Chipdough
Reviewed November 15, 2011

I had a coupon for buy one lunch (and two beverages), get one lunch free, so my daughter and I went to try it out. We got there shortly after noon and there were hardly any diners there. The reception desk was empty, though there...More

1  Thank Kathair
Reviewed November 13, 2011

Even though the restaurant gets decent reviews on Yelp and Google and is billed as the best seafood restaurant in Bellingham, I cannot recommend the Big Fat Fish Company. My wife and I ate at this restaurant during a recent stay at the Fairhaven Village...More

1  Thank OOBDC
Reviewed November 1, 2011

We were pleasantly surprised with the lunch we were served on a quiet Tuesday afternoon. The food was creative, nicely presented, and very tasty. Service was attentive and we received our food expeditiously, as well as it should have been considering how few people were...More

1  Thank TraveljohnsonJ
Reviewed October 25, 2011

Fresh fish offerings nicely presented with attentive wait service makes this a great choice for an evening out.

1  Thank mamabrenda
Reviewed October 10, 2011

The reviews sounded good so we went to try this place but this was a mistake. Never wrote a review but had to just write this so the truth gets out. The service was nonexistence - really one waiter for 6 tables . The food...More

2  Thank Freedom99
Reviewed October 8, 2011

Wandering around the Fairhaven district of Bellingham with my daughter, we asked a guy lounging on a bench for a lunch suggestion. When he sat up and answered with great focus, "What kind of cuisine are you looking for?" I figured we'd get a good...More

Thank ASASG_7
Reviewed September 8, 2011

This place knows how to serve fish and our halibut puttanscea was good but it was the appetizer that sold us. I would go here just for the a glass of wine and their portabella mushroom, goat cheese and basil appetizer. Lots of choices on...More

Thank jstm58
Reviewed September 1, 2011

Having never been to this restaurant, we asked our server Kristen to order for us. Th stay or farm oysters were simply amazing! As good sweet and bring as we could have hoped for, and the sauces were fabulous. Then came the huge and imaginative...More

Thank denverrjd
Reviewed July 24, 2011

Dropped into BFFC yesterday about 2/3 of the way through a solo motorcycle day trip...I was tired & HONGRY. Had been there once before with my wife & enjoyed it (especially the cheesecake) so thought I would try it again. I decided to order fish...More

Thank Borgnine
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1304 12th St, Bellingham, WA 98225
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-733-2284
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