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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%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (108 reviews)
“seafood” (121 reviews)
“mud pie” (34 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:30 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
611 Avenida Victoria, San Clemente, CA 92672-5301
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Everything we ate was great. Breakfast was good, happy hour was cheap and great tasting. The service is okay, but they are really busy so slow service is understandable and the view is wonderful while you wait. We ate at the sit down restaurant, the...More

Thank Jana N
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

First, the views from the outside of the restaurant are awesome for watching the sunset. This place is right on the pier. We waited about 20 minutes which wasn't bad at all for July 4th week. We were seated and greeted by a waitress who...More

Thank azlou1210
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to take folks who are no so fortunate as to live near the ocean. Watch the surfers as you enjoy a bucket of clams or a landlover's dish. Stroll on the pier or the beach to walk off your meal....More

Thank DebbfromSJ
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Located on the landmark San Clemente Pier The Fisherman's offers a wide variety of fresh seafood fare that changes daily. Definitely opt to dine outside on the covered porch and enjoy the waves and sound of the surf while watching local surfers and fishermen. Despite...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 9 July 2018

What could be better than sitting out on a deck over the water listening to the waves while watching the sun set? The atmosphere is spectacular at this little San Clemente restaurant. They have fabulous deals on sunset meals and a Happy Hour menu that...More

Thank F2778SWmarym
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The food was exactly what we had expected, but the service? It was OUTSTANDING. We sat on the "oyster bar" side, between lunch and dinner service with three small children and two adult couples. Our server was exceptional with our table. With two children under...More

Thank rnwhite143
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Both the bar side of the pier and the restaurant side have great seats if you can sit by the rail. Fun place to have lunch, dinner and a drink. Overall, the food is not the greatest, except for the chowder, but the location makes...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 7 July 2018

A friend of mine likes to stay at a local hotel so, when he is in town, we usually meet here. It is a place you go for the location and don't expect fine dining. It's hard to have a bad meal when you're sitting...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 30 June 2018

we were pleasantly surprised how good the food was and prices not bad for a tourist area. we had the clam chowder in a sourdough bread bowl and the fish and chips. portions were generous and the food was better than we expected for a...More

1  Thank sf1ladybug
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Great atmosphere, right on the pier. I had the Salmon BLT Sandwich, my daughter and nephew had the Ahi Sandwich, my mom had the fish and chips and my other daughter had the regular BLT, we all loved our meals. Everything was fresh and well...More

Thank MaxMidnight
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12 July 2018|
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Response from Joan M | Reviewed this property |
Only had seafood, but it's the kind of [lace that is bound to have burgers, etc. really casual
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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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