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“Great fish!”
Review of Harbor Fish Cafe

Harbor Fish Cafe
Ranked #23 of 358 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Takeout
Reviewed 13 August 2014

If you like fish and chips or even the occasional fired,a bit greasy fish- this is your place. It was very good. However the service, not so much. We were brought our plate and after a few french fries, a server came took the plate and asked if that's what we ordered. Being my first time there, I figured it was but then they came out with a plate that was actually ours. Service changes depending on staff and it seems our visit was the staff to busy chatting, then to get our food right or get us water... Besides that, worth a visit for some good fish and chips!

Thank jessabee
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Reviewed 13 August 2014

We stumbled upon this great place one afternoon and It was excellent. They serve real fish and chips and it's delicious, the servings was nothing to complain about, price is not bad either for Carlsbad location. Friendly service and great location. I will definitely come back!

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1  Thank Cath M
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Reviewed 11 August 2014

Right on the beach with a view, which may be the only place in town. Fresh catch or amazing fish and chips. The people that work there are great, very casual place to grab a cold beer some good food and just be at the beach. always good, never had a bad experience!

Thank MissAdventures303
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Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

This place was packed when we got there despite it being quite late on a Sunday. ...we waited about 5 minutes and got a great table on the beach side. This is a super casual venue next door to a surf shop....table service but with paper plates and plastic cutlery - nothing fancy if that's what you're after. It was just right for us. Kids were happy, portions were plentiful and fish was great. Great experience all round and highly recommend if you need something casual and unique in Carlsbad.

Thank VivaLu
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Reviewed 5 August 2014

We come here every summer and have not been disappointed. The fish is crisp and tasty, the fries are excellent and plentiful, and the tartar sauce, vinegar and ketchup are right there for you. There is a great beach view and the service is top-notch.Be prepared for a long walk if all the parking spaces are taken.
And a bonus for me..............they don't take American Express!

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1  Thank morteight
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