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Fisherman's Restaurant and Bar

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611 Avenida Victoria, San Clemente, CA 92672
+1 949-498-6390
08:00 - 23:30
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Sun 08:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri 11:00 - 23:30
Sat 08:00 - 23:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Dinner was very delicious! My husband had fish and chips and I ordered salmon linguine from the Sunset specials. Along with our crusty loaf of bread we had more than we needed. The sun setting below the clouds was a dream. We enjoyed watching some boys surfing in December. Perfect evening!

Thank Debby B
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a delicious meal at the Fisherman's. The service was great and the food was delicious! The fish was prepared perfectly, moist, tender and seasoned perfectly.

Thank 865Lynn3612
Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We could not get a reservation for dinner at the #1 or #3 restaurants so we decided to do happy hour & sunset at #4 Fisherman's Restaurant and Bar. The location is perfect for sunset. It is right on the pier and at one end of the San Clemente Beach Trail. We shared poke, ahi, and another appetizer. The fish... More 

Thank booptraveler
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to have drinks and appetizers while enjoying the sunset. The oyster bar(on the right of the pier) offers some nice happy hour specials($1.00 oysters!) and a front row seat to enjoy the sunset.

Thank czarinalex
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location for an afternoon break, sitting on the pier and enjoying the sunshine. Great shrimp tacos an d a great wine list

Thank Simon B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love to try new places when I travel and it's a double bonus when it's good food and location in one! Casual place for drinks and a meal. I had the Ono fish with rice pilaf and seafood chowder. It was hard to choose! They had a good selection of fresh seafood, burgers, pasta, etc. We went at lunch... More 

Thank MichiganGirlSarah
Palm Springs, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came on a friends recommendation. Definitely a great choice had the clam chowder and salmon tacos which were delicious. Nice view of the ocean and sunset.

Thank vam518
Laguna Niguel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the greatest food but a great view. Our kids like us to take them when they visit us. Decent seafood - good selection. Chowder is also pretty solid. Had the muscles as an appetizer last trip and they were very good. We prefer the restaurant versus the bar when dining - we do go to he bar for a... More 

Thank Dan H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely view of the ocean and sunset. Casual spot for dinner and drinks. Beach trail runs past the restaurant and people like to walk out on the pier to look for whales and dolphins as well. Surfer viewing is easy from the outdoor restaurant. Waves roll in beneath the floor of the restaurant.

Thank Sylvia W
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is very good on San Clemente pier, the patio seating facing ocean is awesome. First of all, their service is very slow so considered to take a long lunch there. Second, I guess restaurant on pier does not mean their seafood is very good. We ordered fresh oysters and bucket of clams. The clams were ok, its meat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Avenida Victoria, San Clemente, CA 92672
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-498-6390

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?