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Wahoo's Fish Tacos

1862 Placentia Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3569
+1 949-631-3433
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
25 Jun 2017
“Yes, Virginia, there is healthy Mexican food!”
4 Jul 2016
“Good Clean Food”
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Mexican, Seafood
1862 Placentia Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3569
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Coming from Texas, the words 'healthy' and 'Mexican food' typically do not go together. What a pleasant surprise to eat a great salad at Wahoo's. Quick serve, but still made to order. The Power Chopper Salad with Spicy Chicken was absolutely delicious AND nutritious...just what...More

Thank alyson w
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is a local favorite. My husband loves this place more than I do. They do not serve refried beans. This is California Baja Surf Food. They have a unique menu. The beans are either white spicy or black. The fish tacos are great!!! The...More

Thank brenagain
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Wahoo's is always one of my first stops when I'm in Southern California. This visit didn't disappoint! The citrus slaw tacos are healthy & yummy...they'll even do a lettuce wrap instead of a tortilla. Everything I've ever had here has always been good. One of...More

Thank Hotelsnobb
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

This place is overrated. Went to Cheka it out. Nothing great. I've had their food at a company party and the food was awful. Wouldn't go back.

Thank DMFJ
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We shared Baja Lada and two fish tacos, and topped it all off with two draft Sam Adams. Baja Lada was new to us, and just fantastic: tortillas with chicken, spinach, cream cheese and salsa topped with green sauce. We loved it! The fish tacos...More

Thank elswells
Reviewed 22 July 2014

They have a large variety of fish/shrimp tacos, bowls and salads. It is very good and inexpensive. You can get a fish taco, beans and rice for a little over $5. It is very popular with locals and parking can be tight, especially at lunch...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Simple, laid back and great food at great price! It was recommended to us by a steward on our flight to California and lived up to everything they said. We sat on the closed porch and totally enjoyed the California weather as we ate.

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 27 November 2011

Wahoo's has great food. You order your food and they have it to your table almost immediately. The service is great. You cannot beat the monthly beer specials.

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 27 May 2011

Whenever I go to Southern California, I expect amazing Mexican food. I actually found this place on another website and seen incredible reviews, so I figured I'd try it. The inside looks like a surf-shack, and it's kind of neat how they decorated it, but...More

Thank SharkFan23
Reviewed 12 November 2010

I have never eaten something here I didn't like. I love their tortilla soup, white rice, tacos, maui bowl, onion rings (I actually crave these a lot), and black beans. It's soooo good. The prices are so aforable too. I usually get #1 (1 taco...More

Thank foodfan9999
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 1862 Placentia Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3569
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 949-631-3433
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