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Happy Fish

#4 of 1,885 Restaurants in Tampa
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4046 N Armenia Ave, Fiesta Plaza, Tampa, FL 33607-1002
+1 813-871-6953
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11:30 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Tampa, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you are looking for Peruvian food then this is the closest you will get to it. I highly recommend the jalea, ceviche, pescado a lo macho and arroz chaufa de mariscos. The service is good and the amount of food is decent. Prices are very good!

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Thank dishmeyl
Riverview, Florida, United States
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74 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since moving to the Tampa area we have tried hard to continually try new places rather than the same ol places. This place will not disappoint!! Not big, but very clean and wait staff is very friendly ! Give it s try!!

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Thank Susie H
Rochester, New York
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132 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is one of the highest ranked spots in Tampa, and close enough to the airport to make it worth the visit. The service was incredible, every staff member was attentive and always at your service. Our server Fabiola was especially helpful with recommendations and suggestions. The Peruvian drink known as Chicha Morada was delicious and perfect for a... More 

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Thank madtv261
Kevin1122, Propietario at Happy Fish, responded to this review

Thank you very much. I am glad you enjoy the amazing Peruvian culinary experience. Have a wondeful day!!!! More 

Seoul, South Korea
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86 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth it. I would eat here again without hesitation. Small local place with very good prices. the food was fresh and tasty. I had a white fish topped with a house sauce calamari, shrimp and scallops. Very good and under $15. My friend had a fried seafood mix which looked great and he enjoyed. The service was friendly and... More 

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Thank V K
Orlando, Florida
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After checking out this place at trip advisor, we decided to give it a try. It's in the corner of the Winn Dixie shopping center. We wondered the calamari and combo cerviche which was both great. We also tried the combo fried rice and beef with potatoes. The fried rice was HUGE, at least double the portions of any Chinese... More 

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Thank J S
Tampa, Florida
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Steak was phenomenal cooked just how I like it and the cheese cake made out of maracuya is a must for dessert lovers. Julissa is the best server I had by far!!!

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Thank danny55510
Ruskin, Florida
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was very good, the plave is cozy and clean. They give you Very Healthy portons and the food was good (did I say that already?) But I didnt rate it at 5 stars because 1. They claim Peruvian style food and they didn't have the rotisserrie style chicken that is a staple od Peruvian food. 2. The server... More 

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Thank LeBarron D
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We ordered ceviche, seafood fried rice there along with steak and the food was fresh and comes with large portions. The ceviche was fresh and will definitely come back again.

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Thank LINA U
Tampa, Florida
Level Contributor
21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This Peruvian restaurant has great and fresh food. Good service. The place and ambience are not that nice. For me, going to a restaurant is an experience. Not only the food but the location and the decoration are important. If you want to have great peruvian food with no pretentions then this is your place.

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Thank Jose S
Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The ceviche was excellent and the waitress was super friendly. Not very conveniently located but not entirely out of the way!

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Thank G1832OYmariah

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4046 N Armenia Ave, Fiesta Plaza, Tampa, FL 33607-1002
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-871-6953
Description
AUTHENTIC PERUVIAN FUSION CUISINE

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?