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Mitch's Seafood

1403 Scott St, San Diego, CA 92106-2728
+1 619-222-8787
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (53 reviews)
“fish tacos” (96 reviews)
“fries” (64 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1403 Scott St, San Diego, CA 92106-2728
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a gem of a place. The Food is great, don't expect a fancy place with waiters and fine dining. Walk in, look at the chalkboard, place you order and have a seat. Everything is fresh and made to order. I had Fish and...More

Thank Mr_Sanderson2015
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here on a recent trip to San Diego. The place is small and doesn't look like much, but the food!!!!! I had the Fisherman's stew. I can't remember what my husband had, but it was AMAZING. This was our favorite seafood restaurant during...More

Thank Audrey H
Reviewed 5 days ago

By far the best food in town. This is a hidden gem. I could literally eat here every day! The fish tacos are amazing. The portion sizes are big and they have beer and wine as well! You can sit outside and enjoy the boats...More

Thank Brittani M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch between visiting the Midway and taking the Harbor Cruise. It was a very busy place, but it didn't take long to find a table and get our food. I understood why they were so busy. The food was fresh and...More

Thank Batmom7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mitch's is our go to place to eat and drink before we go long range tuna fishing out of San Diego. All of their fish is always fresh, they change the menu often, have a huge variety to chose from, the service is awesome and...More

Thank FrankCimino
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want really good and quick seafood come here, the tacos are awesome I ordered the salmon and yellowfin tacos, the salmon by far was my favorite it had a lot of flavor, the yellowfin was a bit dry not much flavor, my husband...More

Thank Desiree8199
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staking nearby at Humphrey's Halfmoon Inn we went for diner at Mitch. Ahi Tuna seared, king crab, mahi mahi, oysters all very fresh and tasty. Friendly staff and good atmosphere. Certainly worthwhile for coming back

Thank Paul v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice during a 4 day stay. Walkable from Liberty Station. Very casual, very fun, very fresh, straight ahead seafood. Very good value on your fish meal. Delicious, and interesting sport fishing ambience. Recommended!

Thank michaelvE5928OH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The frenzy and feel of people waiting in line for fresh seafood. The atmosphere almost is a mix of a fresh catch off the boat to a "Cheers" type atmosphere. As you walk in there are two kinds of lines 1) those reading at the...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On another site, there is a higher rating assigned to a competing restaurant two buildings over, so we decided we'd save that one for our second attempt and try Mitch's first. We went on a Friday evening and ordered off the "updated daily" menu and...More

Thank Weeb32
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Questions & Answers
25 March 2017|
Response from Mike C | Reviewed this property |
There is a long table top that seats around 30, and a hand full of tables.
31 December 2016|
Response from 646lindseyd | Reviewed this property |
We took our 6 month old and 18 month old and we were fine:) it's a small, crowded place but we made it work and we all had a great time. When my 6 month old got fussy we went for a walk on the dock and that worked really... More
1 September 2016|
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Response from Diana S | Reviewed this property |
They only have fried whole fish or calamari. the rest of the fish dinners are grilled. Blackened us not an option.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 Scott St, San Diego, CA 92106-2728
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-222-8787
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