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Fish House Vera Cruz

360 Via Vera Cruz, San Marcos, CA 92078-2620
+1 760-744-8000
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (34 reviews)
“monkfish” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (38 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
360 Via Vera Cruz, San Marcos, CA 92078-2620
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1 - 10 of 253 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Best Fish in San Diego Best Mashed potatoes Best Clam Chowder Best Fresh Bread I do not give a 10 unless it's amazing Food 10 Service 9 Prices not too bad (cheaper than any steak house) Management is great (any issues they are there to...More

Thank Leo O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this place by accident. We’re headed to another restaurant but it was crowded and we were on a time crunch. This place was lovely felt very tropical. Food was great. Sourdough bread was delicious!!

Thank Isela C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner just ok, we use their fish market often always good very fresh and great service. But disappointed over dinner nothing special and a bit over priced for what their offering. Service prompt but definitely not a place I would linger with a glass of...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 29 April 2018

20 years or so ago we used to go to this restaurant in Carlsbad and Temecula regularly because we had friends that had just moved here from Wyoming that loved any kind of Sea Food. In all of their locations the service is always friendly...More

Thank tpguess
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We eat there every time we are in SoCal. Great food, service, and fish market. Really delicious sour dough rolls. They serve them when you com in and sell them, half baked, by the dozen. You take them home, heat, an eat. Just about any...More

Thank chuck4918
Reviewed 2 April 2018

At about $25 per person for just average halibut and chicken skewers plus average salad there is not much incentive to return. A far superior fish restaurant in Leucadia is Fish 101 at 1468 N Coast hwy for less money and much better quality fresh...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 15 March 2018

A friend was in the area on a business trip and we decided to take him to dinner at this fish restaurant. We had never been here before, but from my research I read many positive reviews. We ordered the cod, combo fish skewer and...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I love seafood and the feel of this place had me excited. I was disappointed in the food though. Our waitress was nice and efficient. You'd think, though, that a seafood place would have it down on how to cook fish. Unfortunately, ours was dry....More

Thank knightmuves
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We lived in Escondido for ~5 years and ate at this Fish House Vera Cruz location once per week. We moved away 10 years ago and had the pleasure of eating there 2 nights this past weekend and were rewarded with excellent meals. The very...More

Thank FastEddie_NM
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Our last visit was 20 years ago and yes the prices were lower and the portions were larger But it's still like some place to get fresh quality fish and decent service. Their fresh Fish in the case of front sold by the pound was...More

Thank Steve O
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31 October 2015|
Response from msSbellamac | Reviewed this property |
Their Web site indicates they are open 11am to close. I believe the lunch menu is served until 2pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360 Via Vera Cruz, San Marcos, CA 92078-2620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 760-744-8000
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