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Tin Fish Oceanside

302 N on the Strand, Oceanside, CA
+1 760-966-0007
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coleslaw” (18 reviews)
“fish tacos” (27 reviews)
“cod” (10 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Fast food
$$ - $$$
302 N on the Strand, Oceanside, CA
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

great food good atmosphere. go take a walk on the oside pier and checkout the fish people are catching

Thank chrisdisanto79
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were so happy when we learned that Oceanside had its own "Tin Fish" restaurant. We used to drive all the way to Gas-lamp district in San Diego for the food at the Tin Fish down there. The breading on the fish...More

Thank Pennie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted seafood and wanted to see the beach. This restaurant fit the criteria. It's a walk up and take away to a table near by to eat. It is right under the Oceanside Pier so we were able to see the ocean on both...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small place by the Pier offering seafood and fish dishes. All freshly made and tasty. We had a seafood platter to share which consisted of shrimps, scallops, cod fries coleslaw. Plenty of seating by the Shack or can walk along the esplanade an d...More

Thank patbean
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Ordered the fried oyster appetizer...oysters were tiny, not very tasty, with a sizeable piece of shell in one.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This place has an excellent location and by far the best food in the area for the price. I had the full plate Cod with waffle fries and coleslaw. I can't even explain how amazing it was for only $13.95(AS OF DEC. 2017). If you...More

2  Thank jmickschl
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The menu is pretty big and the portions are not bad. The prices are what to be expected with a beach front joint, and we left satisfied! The service was quick and friendly. A great place to grab food if your at the pier or...More

Thank ExploringViking96
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Tin Fish is good for lunch by the pier and beach! We both chose the Fish salad! It was a little pricey, but all the ingredients were fresh and the portion was generous! The young man who called out our name was proud to tell...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Not bad considering where you are. Not many other places to select from down by pier where we were located unless you want to walk back. Had the combo platter.

Thank Edgard B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Open air under the pier on the beach. Food was good, not expensive and rapid with out being a "fast food place".

Thank nmdb22
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Peggy H
31 July 2016|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do allow dogs, in fact, it is welcomed by the majority of the people down on Oceanside pier... As far as the beer and wine... Yes, but there are designated areas for you to enjoy your beverage of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 N on the Strand, Oceanside, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-966-0007
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