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Wild Fish

7750 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
+1 707-937-3055
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“halibut” (56 reviews)
“black cod” (22 reviews)
“seafood” (44 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
7750 N Highway 1, Little River, CA 95456-9500
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

We read about Wild Fish on TripAdvisor and I must say that it did not disappoint! We made a 5:45 reservation for four people. The restaurant is very small and I would highly recommend a reservation, unless perhaps there are only two of you. We...More

Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed 4 October 2016

100% organic, 100% gluten free, 100% delicious. Most of the fish is locally sourced. This is a very small restaurant and yet we felt we could have a private conversation.

Thank thymetobe
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I originally ate at the Little River Cafe which shared a modest building at a pull-out on the sea side across from the Little River Inn in Little River with a small market/gas station and the Post Office maybe 35+ years ago when Jacques and...More

Thank bideawhile
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We originally stopped here on 9/27 ordered the Taco plate, it was so delicious, light and refreshing, we returned on 9/29 and had a repeat performance.

Thank MandDOnTheRoad
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Wild-Fish has been open for nearly five years; for nearly five years we drove right past the restaurant six or eight times a year, not knowing about it until we found it in TripAdvisor. Our loss! This small restaurant is focused on locally sourced, fresh...More

1  Thank Ashley25NorCal
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is cozy and lovely by candlelight but the dishes were fabulous! Amazing fish so fresh and wonderfully prepared. Excellent wine list. The two women who took care of all the patrons that evening were friendly and professional. This place is not to be...More

1  Thank Lorraine S
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

After driving the coast all day we decided to splurge and go to what we were told was a lovely restaurant. We made a reservation, thankfully, as upon arrival the restaurant was packed and the staff was working hard to keep it all together. That...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The owner of the hotel where we stayed recommended this place and made the reservations for us. They told us that the restaurant was always busy, but the seafood was very good. We weren’t disappointed. The restaurant is small, but it is charming. There is...More

Thank TravelinCali
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We heard many good reports of this restaurant and made a reservation better than a week in advance. We arrived on time to find that there were two vacant tables, both set. Figured great everything is ready. Told the waitress that we had a reservation,...More

Thank Art H
kelvin J, Owner at Wild Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016

Thank you for your review - and we are sorry you were not happy with your experience. We have a very strict seating policy: reservations first, in order and then walk-ins, only if there is a table available. If you had voiced your concern at...More

Reviewed 16 September 2016

We had looked forward to this restaurant as a highlight of our coast tour. The servers were pleasant, but the food we tried mediocre at best; had the special starter, salmon sausage, my husband had the sablefish, and I had the bouillabaisse; the sablefish was...More

Thank Tucson10
kelvin J, Owner at Wild Fish, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016

Thank you for your review, though we are sorry that your evening did not live up to expectation. If the food was not special, then we did not do our job. We take very seriously what guests experience and listen to feedback. The fish is...More

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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.
natalie t
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
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
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11:30 - 14:00
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17:00 - 21:30
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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