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“Great fish n chips!”
Review of Oscar's Pier 83

Oscar's Pier 83
Ranked #16 of 591 Restaurants in Glendale
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
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Reviewed July 1, 2013 via mobile

The halibut fish and chips were perfect! Very nicely done. The jumbo fish tacos were fresh and quite jumbo! We used to live in Oregon and no fish would get any better than fresh Oregon fish......but nooooo Oscar's pier 83 had to come along! Now that's my favorite sea food restaurant!:)

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1  Thank Gay N
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Reviewed March 17, 2013

If your in the area and just want to grab a quick lunch, or dinner. Stop by Pier 83 if you are in the mood for some fish. Don't expect anything fancy. This is a casual (sort of) fast food place. But the fried fish tacos are the best in town. There's also food for those land lubbers; burger, chicken, etc.. I've never tried it, so can't comment. But the fish (choose the deep fried) is pretty darn good. They also have beer (by the bottle) or wine. Again nothing fancy, but at least it's there if you want it. They have seating indoors and out.

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Reviewed February 2, 2013

This small "hole in the wall" strip mall restaurant has the best seafood in the valley. All selections are fresh and cooked well. Some are fried, some broiled, all are excelleent. The scallops are huge as are the fried clam strips which are easily the best you'll find. Prices are not cheap like Long John Silvers but the quality is so much better you'll return again and again if you like seafood. If you have no stomach for fried food, try the broiled selections.

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3  Thank BigW717
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Reviewed October 25, 2012

Oscar's offers a varied menu of fried fish. We went there for soft-shelled crabs and catfish. The soft-shell crabs where served in.a basket by themselves. The catfish was a diner and adequate for the price. Both of us were a bit overwhelmed by the greasy aftertaste of the food we purchased. We were also somewhat surprise that two soft shell crabs and catfish served in paper containers would cost over $30.

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1  Thank Dennis H
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Reviewed April 28, 2012

My wife and I have been to Pier 83 a few times now. The seafood is excellent. Having sweet potato fries added to the menu would be a plus. The owner is friendly and helpful and makes you want to come back for the great food. The sides seem to be a little pricey, but they don't skimp on the seafood so it balances out. This is the best seafood restaurant in our area and the only one we recommend.

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