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“most inconsistent food in town”
Review of Big Fish Tavern

Big Fish Tavern
Ranked #45 of 179 Restaurants in Laguna Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Legion
Description: House of BIG FISH and Ice Cold Beer – the name says it all. This seafood savvy neighborhood hotspot boasts an upbeat atmosphere and a straightforward menu of fresh fish perfectly paired with one of the best ice cold beer selections in town. From the clean, vibrant interior to the relaxing ocean views of the wraparound dining patio, BIG FISH is uniquely Laguna Beach.
Reviewed November 25, 2010

we ate here several times and the food was average to ok, nothing to rave about.prices for regular meals are certainly not cheap. THEY CHARGE ONE DOLLAR FOR SAUCES AND SIDESS OF SALSA, making your fish plate close to $20. Extremely noisy and not family friendly in late afternoon/ early evening. O f late , we,ve sent our food back multiple times due to poor preparation. Th elast time they microwaved the fish til i t was like rubber and inedible. Several of our friends have had the same experience. You wait 30 minutues after ordering,your food comes-its bad, gets sent back. Twenty minutes later it comes back, still bad. Yes, they take it off the bill - but you never get to eat. Plus the service is always slow.

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Reviewed September 12, 2010

We had a quick dinner at "Big Fish" with our 2-year old daughter. The place has a very lifely atmosphere, but at least when we went it felt more like a civilized pub than a party place - which is a good thing for family visits. The menue is full of choices, mucho fish among them in various preparations and sizes. We felt the food was good value even if the quality of the fish was good but probably not great - but that's just fair for the character of the place. The waitress was very attentive and did accomdate our young daughter's needs. Overall a nice simple place in the otherwise sometimes a bit presumptions restaurant scene.

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Reviewed August 29, 2010

Great Hawaiian Poke, Good selection of beers. Good prices

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Reviewed August 22, 2010

Very reasonably priced, and the fish is very tasty. The service is good, the views are incredible, and the food is tasty. I would recommend this establishment.

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Thank USMCCowboy
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Reviewed August 3, 2010

The happy hour is the best deal in town. $3 ahi poke, $3 ceviche, and $5 hobo plate. $11 and I'm stuffed. The hobo plate is the best deal in town. The pieces of fish are great. The bananas foster's bread pudding is excellent. Make reservations and get there quick!!!!

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Thank jeffndev
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