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San Clemente Pier

Del Mar Street, San Clemente, CA
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Wooden pier

Parking is in many places and is paid by hour. Pier is wooden and was under construction. Surfers a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lbridgeman
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Very pleasant for a walk on a nice day.

We enjoyed our walk on the pier. It is long but interesting to watch the surfers and the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jmbakulich
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Laguna Woods, California
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Del Mar Street, San Clemente, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Parking is in many places and is paid by hour. Pier is wooden and was under construction. Surfers a plenty on the day we went. Beach has many rocks. Very beautiful with the pier and surfers. Several shops and places to eat nearby.

Thank lbridgeman
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoyed our walk on the pier. It is long but interesting to watch the surfers and the fishermen. At the start on the pier, we especially enjoyed stopping for dinner and a drink at The Fisherman's Restaurant & Bar - great food reasonably priced.

1  Thank jmbakulich
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Fisherman’s , which is located on the Pier in San Clemente is a place that should not be missed . The fresh fish selection changes each day and what could be better than eating delicious fish sitting over the ocean? The scenery alone is...More

Thank LLExplorer
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had to stop by here while we were in town. The views are great and enjoyed watching the surfers and fishermen hanging around.

Thank wanabkrn
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is exactly what comes to my mind when I think about a pier. It's on the older side (although it is currently undergoing repairs) but you can still walk to the end. The views are breathtaking and sometimes you can spot a dolphin or...More

Thank Monica H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This older pier allows sweeping views of the coastline. Undergoing some repairs, but we were still allowed to walk to the end. Many strollers; some fishermen; swimmers near the shoreline; restaurants and a few souvenir shops. We went in the middle of the day, so...More

Thank Lisa B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up fishing and surfing this pier It has a nice restaurant on one side and cool bar and bar service on the other Food is generally good but priced to get those tourist dollars. Great views of the coast from the end And...More

Thank smassey1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the weekend after Thanksgiving craving some good Mexican food and we were not disappointed. The service was excellent and the menu selections were all wonderful.This is a busy place so I would suggest if you’re going during prime time to get reservations if...More

Thank Larrysheryl
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are pier with arcades and rides, piers with fancy restaurants piers that are just for fishing. No rides, no arcades on this pier. A good but not outstanding fish restaurant and bar. Some fishing and a long walk to the end. But weekends and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of only a handful of piers in Orange County. It's definitely worth a visit. The are two restaurants at the land end of the pier.

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Trevor M
21 March 2018|
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Response from Donatella P | Reviewed this property |
The law says that you can fish without a license but it must be catch and release, if you want to bring the fish home you need a license
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Melissa S
15 April 2017|
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Response from Patricia L | Reviewed this property |
I have to think really near. We had to cross the tracks in order to get on the pier and restaurant. We did not pay attention to the stop in that vicinity. Check the metro link on line for stops.
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Jessica S
13 January 2017|
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Response from Patricia P | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, but I don't know
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