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Review of Harbor Fish Cafe

Harbor Fish Cafe
Ranked #23 of 358 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Takeout
Reviewed 16 July 2011

Nice atmosphere, that's about all that stands out about this average eatery. Went there to check out the hyped up fish tacos, and was sorely disappointed. Service was atrocious, even during a slow afternoon! Go to las olas right up the road instead.

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Thank abemozes
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Reviewed 21 May 2011

The Harbor Fish Cafe was recommended to us, by a hotel owner in San Diego. Decided to try it out, and we were amazed! Being originally from England, I am always dying for some GOOD fish and chips, which are hard to find over here:). The portions are HUGE....being a pig, I ordered the 3 piece meal, and could barely get through two pieces! The place is not fancy, but who cares....the fish and chips were the best i have tasted this side of the ocean:). Don't listen to all the complainers and negative reports....some people just aren't happy with anything. Go try it, you won't be disappointed. In fact I am driving down there tomorrow, with my family, to get some more. It's a 2 hour drive, but definitely worth it. Staff were very friendly and gracious too.

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Reviewed 26 July 2010

It was convenient and the food was good--especially the Clam Chowder... I would go back. The weather was not very cooperative so it was cold. The place is not fancy and is fine for lunch or a quick dinner.

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Thank travelsplenty21042
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Reviewed 11 July 2010

The Harbor Fish Cafe bottled beer is the best item on the menu. The fish in the fish & chips was not there. Fries not to bad.

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Thank WoHop132
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Reviewed 21 June 2010

BEWARE of debit card fraud. My card was copied and monies were stolen from my account.
And the fish and chips is NOT as good as people say. Too much batter.

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3  Thank lalotuna
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