After a long day at the beach, nothing hits the spot like fish tacos with a splash of lime and cilantro. Thinking ahead to summer, we've decided to search out the best fish taco places we can find in Southern California. We recommend grabbing a group of friends and picking a location that's near you to enjoy some fantastic food in good company.
Best Fish Tacos this Side of the Border
Located up in Oxnard, Ca Andria's is a local staple for seafood of all kinds including some of the best fish tacos! The location is small and nestled next to the Ventura harbor but don't be fooled by the limited space. Andria's is usually packed from opening until closing.
If you're anywhere near Hollywood we have the perfect
place for you and the name says it all, "Best Fish Taco In Ensenada." They boast tacos that are "The closest thing to standing on a beach in Baja" (website
). Why travel all the way to Mexcio when you could have a great fish taco here? Rated with 4 starts on Yelp
this is definitely the place to go!
The crazy and eclectic Senor Fish is a great option for tasty fish tacos. The original restaurant has been around since 1988 and is still going strong today in four different locations in Southern California. A menu under $10 makes this a great first date location!
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Rated with 4.5 stars on Yelp
, Ricky's Fish Tacos located in East Hollywood is said to have "the best fish tacos" by many of its patrons. With great prices (all under $10) you cannot go wrong by checking out this hole-in-the-wall.
If you ask the press
, this is THE place to go in Newport Beach if you are searching out that perfect fish taco. According to Food Beast
, Bear Flag Fish Company has the, "Freshest fish taco's in Orange County." I don't know about you, but that's a great recommendation!
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Another highly rated restaurant on Yelp (4.5 starts
) the Long Beach Fish Grill is a great location to settle down after riding the waves to drink a beer
and enjoy some tasty fish tacos.
Heading down to San Diego? Take a detour to Harbor Fish & Chips located in Oceanside Harbor and rated with 4 stars from Yelp
! This little restaurant has had it's share of media coverage for its authentic fish and chips as well as its fish tacos. The view is spectacular and the food is great, what more could you want?
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With locations ranging from Palo Alto to San Diego, The Fish Market is a great place to find seafood of all kinds including the coveted fish tacos! It may not be an 'off the beaten track' type of restaurant, but the additional selections will keep your taste buds entertained time and time again.
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Did we miss your favorite fish taco spot? Let us know in the comments below!
Cover photo from Lieslicious