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Wild Fish

7750 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
+1 707-937-3055
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
7750 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was spotty. We had a good Cesar salad and squash soup. My whole crab was very good but my wife didn’t eat her swordfish because it was too salty. Ambiance just ok, nothing special. Service was mediocre. Other reviews termed the setting and food...More

Thank MA92756
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our dinner here. Walked over from Little River Inn. The owners are just delightful and the food fresh and delicious. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Martha B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the ambience at Wild Fish. It is not fair to compare Wild Fish to a top notch restaurant in a major metro. This is Little River after all. We started with the Thai coconut squash soup. It was excellent and the highlight of...More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During our lovely dinner I thought to myself this restaurant wouldn’t be out of place in Europe, so wasn’t surprised to learn the owners were a British/American husband and wife team with a passion for good food, who’d moved over to the US not long...More

Thank MrsSWLondon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fish is fresh and cooked perfectly. If you don't like fish, leave these poor people alone. This is what they do. Come here for it. Seriously, we come up to Mendocino about three times a year and this is our favorite place for dinner....More

Thank BoldlyGoing
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little spot is right on the cliffs above the open ocean. Not fancy but some of the best West Coast cuisine you will have. Keep your eyes open to find it. I thought it was a gas station!

Thank Dianne T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

love the cozy dining room, the spot on flavors. simple, but elegant food that's perfectly cooked. a real find in mendocino.

Thank stepums
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Small place with outstanding ocean views from window tables. Book ahead and go early before sunset. Enjoy dinner with a sunset. Both fresh fish dinners were great. Just pick your favorite and be surprised. Wine list is local and good. We had lunch a few...More

Thank BoulderNut
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It is such a small restaurant you may miss it as you drive by, but it is a small gem of a restaurant. That is, if you want fine food, and are not bothered with the close proximity of other diners and patrons. Reservations and...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Fantastic food and wine with changing menu - highly recommend. Also great ocean views.We had 4 dinners at recommended eateries and this one was the best. However, very limited seating you'll need reservations.

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Elsie C
6 March 2017|
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Response from kelvin J | Property representative |
Yes the whole menu is GF, all the desserts are GF and we make our own organic GF bread.
8 September 2016|
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Response from Dianne H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but not prominent view.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
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11:30 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7750 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Little River
  • Phone Number: +1 707-937-3055
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100% Local & Organic The culinary team at Wild Fish procure produce locally from farmers, fishermen & women and foragers - the fish is always wild and fresh. Everything is made from scratch and in house.
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