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Flying Fish Grill

211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
+1 650-712-1125
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (56 reviews)
“garlic bread” (7 reviews)
“pineapple” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent food! We have become a fan of their 'Mahi Mahi Tacos' and 'Fish & chips'. Other than that, whatever we have tried, its come out really hot, crisp and tasty! Our go to place for sea food!

Thank Amneet K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped by half moon bay to stroll around their quaint town with eclectic shops. Found this restaurant on trip advisor (naturally) and went for lunch. We sat in the bar section which had table seating as well with more of an island vibe. Service was...More

1  Thank NancySV
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This review is probably a bit unfair. My wife said the fish was very good . I had the fish also but it was cod. And that always tastes like fish sticks to me. In Omaha they have fried carp which is about the only...More

Thank daisymaynor
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Nothing beats a beautiful Sunday drive to the coast with great weather and delicious lunch with seafood at the center. This lunch was our second time back, and we were delighted with the freshness of the seafood dishes and the simple arrangments. The decor is...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent fish entrees, friendly and knowledgeable waitstaff. A great place to go and unwind after a hectic day of travel.

Thank 704sueb60
Reviewed 29 March 2017

There were five adults and two children (12 & 9) in our party. We were celebrating one of the adults' birthday. Trouble started with the appetizer. We ordered calamari and cheesy bread. When the calamari arrived but not the bread we asked about it and...More

2  Thank David K
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Have eaten there many times. Had our Son's rehearsal dinner there and they were great. The food is excellent along with great service. The bar is off to the side for those that want to drink separately. Great for large or small group or just...More

Thank betty o
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Service was ok but food was perfect: artichokes were a great entree. There was a complimentary souce kinda like spicy vinagrete that was amazing. Then the main dishes were yin yan salmon, seafood pasta and black cod. All were very good. To finish well, we...More

Thank BernardoLarreta
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I was looking specifically for the best fish and chips... and found it at Flying Fish. The batter was so light and perfect, not greasy. I loved every bite. The fish taco was good too, but not nearly as special as the fish and chips....More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is an easy, laid back place perfect to go to for fish tacos after a lovelt day of walking around beautiful Half Moon Bay. I like the vibes and I liked the wait staff.

Thank Beth S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Someone mentioned outdoor seating. Are dogs allowed outside?
18 July 2015|
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Response from P M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Dogs are allowed. Ours sat inside (bar table) with us but there is a very small patio that would have worked too. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 San Mateo Rd, Postal addr: 99 San Mateo Road Suite D, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1707
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-712-1125
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