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Fish 101

1468 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1443
+1 760-943-6221
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (45 reviews)
“fresh fish” (35 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
1468 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1443
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1 - 10 of 377 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Baja Fish tacos for me and Fish and Chips for my husband. Really delicious food and good portion sizes. The clam chowder was yummy too. Excellent service along with a real clean restaurant. First time visitors, we will be back.

Thank Esther T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was great and very fresh! We had some oysters and a couple fish tacos and some beer. There was a small line but rhat usually means the grub is delicious...service was good and place was clean! Great lunch experience!

Thank Greg I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we visit Encinitas, we make a trip to Fish101 for their grilled fish tacos.... this time we ate there 3 days in a row...... they do NOT disappoint, fish is fresh, and well prepared.... For 1st timers.....you grab a menu, place your order,...More

Thank Ray P
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This restaurant has indoor and outdoor seating. Very family friendly and the seafood is to die for!! You pick your favorite fresh fish then tell them how you want it cooked. The fish is so fresh and wonderful you never want to leave!!! Love it

Thank marylS6990HS
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Love the concept of this place and the food even more! You order at the counter and they give you a number to put on a table that you have chosen. I usually choose this first as it can be really busy! Closed Mondays by...More

Thank sunnyskier
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for snooty and fancy, don’t go here. If you are looking for ultra-casual, relaxed, deliciously prepared food, and kind and attentive waitstaff, this is your place. We love coming here after a long plane ride from NY. We know we can...More

1  Thank hollybern
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Loved it. I got the grilled fish sandwich with corvina... just amazing and so fresh. The lemon aioli was so good I had to ask for extra. Great side options and laid back vibe. Can't wait to come back.

Thank Kristen46341
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and 3 kids swung in here, after reading reviews on TripAdvisor, and were not disappointed. It is bigger than it looks, and the food is perfect. The employees are super nice and were exceptional about getting us a table as soon as one...More

Thank Cody G
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We were on a bike ride returning from Carlsbad and stopped at Fish 101. The fish tacos and the oysters were amazing and the green salad (arugula with shaved parmesan) was excellent. We also had lemonade, which was very tasty, particularly after our ride. It...More

Thank Russ Q
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

If you are in the area don't miss beautiful and charming Encinitas and when you are there make sure to go to Fish 101 for some fish tacos. A friendly spot with casual vibe and excellent service​ as well as the food. We had fish...More

Thank Emil J
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Barb S
3 March 2017|
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Response from 3ofusSD | Reviewed this property |
2.3 miles by car. You can take an Uber.
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Myrna S
14 August 2016|
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No reservations. This a very informal spot. A true dive but very clean.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1468 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1443
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-943-6221
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