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Nikka Fish Market and Grill

5722 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117-2316
+1 805-967-2600
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
“salmon” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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5722 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117-2316
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Located in a strip mall, this place might easily be overlooked - but DON'T! Some reviewers must have been expecting something fancy - but we knew what it was going in: a fish market attached to a small restaurant. My charbroiled trout was fantastic: a...More

Thank schwakes
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We look for places that are consistently good. Nikka has been in the past. During out last visit, our service was not very good. We were regulated to the back burner, as confirmed by the "waiter/cashier" who confirmed he had many take out order to...More

Thank beckysouix
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We had the special. Sea bass over a potato latke with grilled fresh vegetables and a salad to begin. The fish was fresh and moist -Char grilled to perfection. The salad was fresh mixed greens with fresh bean sprouts, tomatoes, and carrots. We also order...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The branding is quite Japanese. There are some specialty items, however, the style of food is more international. Overall the quality is good. Definitely worth trying.

Thank David L
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

great place ! fresh and tasty fish (ahi, salmon, swordfish , sea bass) served with vegetables, informal and cheap. very kind personnel.

Thank Vincenzo A
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Good place to go the family and have quality seafood meal. The crawfish were very good as well the king crab.

Thank Mashijaime
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Had the charbroiled halibut over brown rice with a mango salsa - perfect blend of flavors. Paired well with a local Summerland chardonnay. Good recommendations from the young guy (budding economist) behind the counter. So many good choices that I had to indulge and also...More

Thank fred200099
Reviewed 24 August 2017

From the outside this is an unpretentious little place in a strip mall. But the food is fabulous. I had charbroiled salmon done perfectly and super fresh. On the side were steamed veggies and fries. The veggies were so good I finished them first--that has...More

Thank scooter004
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Really one of the best things ever made. I always order them, plan to take one home (which would be responsible) and end up eating both because they're so good. Everything we've had has been well made -- salad dressings are particularly good -- and...More

Thank Kate320
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This is a hidden gem. Located in a strip mall,but don't let that fool you,this is a top class fish place. My wife had the fish tacos,and she said they were some of the best she has ever had. I had the assorted seafood and...More

Thank arcoccia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5722 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117-2316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-967-2600
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