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789 Trinity Ave, Seaside, CA 93955-4805
+1 831-394-2027
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (30 reviews)
“calamari” (14 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Soups, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
789 Trinity Ave, Seaside, CA 93955-4805
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate there during our weekend in Monterey, food was ok nothing very sophisticated but good a little bit blend. Average price, friendly staff

Thank ricardofr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like many folks traveling, we were looking for a restaurant on our trip. When the "Fishwife' came up we decided to give it a try. Our food was great. I had never had Sea Dabs before, but now am wishing I lived closer to them....More

1  Thank Purdue_Paul
Reviewed 20 June 2017

After not being able to find a parking place at the recommended restaurants with an ocean view, we just started driving around and found this little café. Since my husband is diabetic, the servers were very friendly and helpful. The food was very good and...More

Thank mary j g
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Don't let the location or 'basic decor' fool you... excellent dinner; excellent service! Best tasting vegetables EVER!! Give it a try... you won't be disappointed.

Thank Grouch82
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Being in Monterey, you'd expect they would have fresh fish on the menu. They did not. The food was below average, especially for the price. Not only that, I could smell the bathrooms from where I was sitting. Not good. The only reason I gave...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We've been here several times when visiting Monterey area. Have never been disappointed. Nice hearty seafood menu with a Cajun/Italian bent. Enjoyed our calamari, scallops and oysters. Very friendly and attentive service. We will be back again.

Thank akbear
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Had the squid fish prawn and chips combo with tartar sauce, very good. I have to salt myself of course as usual in US. My wife had the crab burger with green salad. That was equally good and both our plates were empty when we...More

1  Thank Stefan O
Reviewed 10 March 2017

A Cajun and Italian restaurant. Great Pastas (although sauces a bit rich). A Good selection of mains and desserts at a reasonable price

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Fresh fish, good seafood and a hearty meal for a reasonable price. Bring your own wine as the selection is limited. Prompt service and pleasant wait staff.

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

There are 2 Fishwife restaurants on the Monterey Peninsula of CA. Both have same owner, same excellent food. The Seaside location has inside & outside dining. We sat in the sun under an umbrella & truly enjoyed our fried calamari salads. There are many offerings...More

Thank Flowerful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 789 Trinity Ave, Seaside, CA 93955-4805
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Seaside
  • Phone Number: +1 831-394-2027
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