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The Fish Market

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3775 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051-2612
+1 408-246-3474
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Recommended by hotel, went twice. First for just a snack after landing and last night for dinner. Restaurant packed and went back as liked look of fish on display and what we had first evening although expensive. Good complimentary bread. Fish and chips good, Alaskan cod really good. I had tilapia but salsa with it lacked depth. Side dishes underwhelming.... More 

Thank Susan P
Cork, Ireland
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

daily fresh fish in front of you, well cooked for an incredible good price, nice people and simple environment I would definitely go back!!!

1 Thank Gilbond2001
Spaubeek, The Netherlands
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Seafruit well prepared and at a reasonable price. The restaurant is easy to find and traditional styled. If you are looking for all kind of seafruit, this should a place to be Make a reservation upfront.

Thank Hans S
Davis, California
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Cozy, friendly, tasty. Very good atmosphere. I wish I lived in the area! We had: lobster tale, artichoke&crab dipping, sea bass, crab cakes - everything was great. Service was very good too

Thank Anatoly S
Alexandria, Virginia
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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I really loved this restaurant. It's huge. There is a raw bar and a fish market before you hit the bar and dining room. Walls have fishing theme decorations. Ate at the bar and the bartender couldn't have been nicer. I ordered the large cioppino and she said for $2 more, you can get the lazy man version where they... More 

1 Thank CameronGrayVA
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice service and food. The service was very good. They have waiters working there for more than 35 years. Amazing!!!!

1 Thank Raúl S
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was OK. Prices weren't too high and they accepted reservations, which is somewhat hard to find in the area for a middle price range place. The portions were not outrageous. They were out of a number of dishes, so that was disappointing. Service was average. My plate was somewhat cold, but we had 10 in our party and no... More 

Thank John G
Seattle, Washington
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135 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to say I am impressed at this place. I had the scallop ceviche and the crab cioppino. The seafood tastes fresh, and the scallop and salmon were cooked perfectly! And the portion is very generous for that price! There is plenty of room, including two bar areas, enough table seating and outdoor seating. Staff is friendly. Grill top... More 

Thank bobster30
Farmington, Michigan, United States
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308 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I go here often while in the area. Big menu. I like the fresh fish and healthy options for sides like roasted vegetables and cherry tomatoes. The bay scallop ceviche is also very good. Parking is a little insufficient. Happy hour goes late on Mondays.

Thank Ralph R
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for my wife's birthday dinner we had the fish tacos it was amazing I'm a chef by trade and these were by far the best I have had in a while the service was great if told them about it being my wife's birthday and they did the rest if you are in the Santa Clara area... More 

Thank Darryl C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$45
Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3775 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051-2612
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 408-246-3474
Our second restaurant, opened in 1979 in the heart of the Silicon Valley, has been as popular with local residents as it has with the business crowd. A comfortable and spacious cocktail bar adds to the energetic atmosphere of this casual dining restaurant. Be sure to arrive early for the counter seats at the oyster bar, as they fill up quickly.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?