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The Fisherman's Restaurant and Bar

611 Avenida Victoria, San Clemente, CA 92672-5301
+1 949-498-6390
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“clam chowder” (107 reviews)
“seafood” (120 reviews)
“mud pie” (34 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
611 Avenida Victoria, San Clemente, CA 92672-5301
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1,141 - 1,150 of 1,268 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2012

gotta go place to take a friend, visitor.... Food is good at the bar- better at the restaurant- the view is amazing!

Thank BeachBB72
Reviewed 9 July 2012

First of all it's self seating on the open deck, seaside. No waiting although it was busy. Service is excellent and the food yummy. I had the clam chowder and we then shared a bucket of wings, an order of "warm" sourdough bread and coconut...More

Thank wzukowski
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Great location and good seafood. Pretty nice bucket of clams, and good grilled fish...and their steak is pretty good too. Don't care for the desserts, save you money on dessert.

Thank kgthomas
Reviewed 26 June 2012

Can't say a bad thing about it! Two options - the bar on one side or full restaurant on the other. Staff at both is excellent!

Thank Millie B
Reviewed 25 June 2012

The food was great. The strawberry shortcake was amazing. The view was perfect.

Thank giantsprincipal22
Reviewed 23 June 2012

The food is good here but very over priced. Can't beat the view.

Thank Josh S
Reviewed 20 June 2012

We ate here on a Monday night and the seafood and service were great! The swordfish and the sea bass were perfectly cooked and seasoned! While it was chilly outside, the heaters kept us warm and comfy. Our server was spot-on and made our dining...More

Thank Lynn L
Reviewed 10 June 2012

We were in California for a soccer tournament (from Nebraska). So we wanted to have some great seafood. We got it here! We sat outside on the pier and ate our dinner. The food was great! The atmosphere was awesome. It was a little chilly,...More

Thank Jlmabey
Reviewed 5 June 2012

great food, fresh fish, service, again ambience, that's what I always look for

Thank kittytoby
Reviewed 2 June 2012

Had a wonderful time with my son's Marine friends. The server was amazing at handling our big group of 9 on Memorial Day for Dinner. The setting is beautiful. The seafood was fresh. My daughter ordered mussels and got about 40 of them!

Thank LadyLipstick
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Questions & Answers
12 July 2018|
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Response from Hugh K | Reviewed this property |
The steaks are great. I can't vouch for anything else on the menu, since I generally order seafood or surf/turf options here.
19 January 2018|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but looks like it is available on the menu.
Arnold G
10 October 2017|
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Response from tuna18 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I only ate there once and do not live in the area
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$60
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Avenida Victoria, San Clemente, CA 92672-5301
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-498-6390
Fresh Fish Everyday! Every day, we offer the freshest seafood available. Swing by and feast on our Fresh Fish!
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