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Fisherman's Landing

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Address: 2838 Garrison St, San Diego, CA 92106-2771
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+1 619-221-8500

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Had dinner at Pizza Nova and still light out

So, contrary to rumor, there is no yacht club at China Lake. That makes strolling along all those big boats so much fun. Big boats, power boats, and sail boats. Sea gulls looking... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
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138 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Love, love, love their grilled fish tacos. Big enough to share one order or just enjoy a full order. Fresh, fresh, fresh seafood! Never have I been disappointed. Picked up a huge slag of swordfish and a pile of shrimp for our daughters birthday BBQ. It was delicious! Everyone enjoyed it! Even those who don't usually eat fish. Leftover we're... More 

Thank Ohbeck
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211 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

So, contrary to rumor, there is no yacht club at China Lake. That makes strolling along all those big boats so much fun. Big boats, power boats, and sail boats. Sea gulls looking for handouts, The slapping of waves on supporting piers. And hardly anybody else around. Outstanding.

Thank ChinaLake1
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Being an avid fisherman and having gone on tons of charter boats on BOTH coasts, I understand that it’s called fishing and not catching. This is not what this review is about. This is about customer service, or lack thereof. I expect deck hands to be pro-active, in that they try everything in their power to help paying customers catch... More 

1 Thank Christopher S
Columbia, Missouri
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671 reviews
161 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 373 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Fisherman's Landing is a great place to watch the action of a sportfishing port. Go about 7 a.m. or 7 p.m. and see the catch being weighed and photographed. Walk the docks and see the different boats moored. Have a meal at Mitch's, or shop in the (fishing gear dominated) store. Best, book a boat trip. If fishing is not... More 

Thank Edge W
1 review
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This was my first open water fishing trip. The Capt and crew was awesome. The Capt. was always on the look out for fish even stretching it to try to improve everyone's catch count. The crew helped me out with casting to getting the bait out of the hole lol. They never sounded as if it was a bother to... More 

Thank Phillip H
Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2015

25 people on the boat, not too crowded, nice fishing, excellent help from deckhands, red the reviews on google before making my choice and I'm sure I made the right choice!

Thank Guillaume B
San Diego, California
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Ok, for starters this was my 2nd trip on Pacific Queen. I took a 2 day trip in July and an overnight trip last Friday 9/11/15. This is a nice boat and a great crew. I slept in bunk forward under the A/C; nice and cozy. Heather was the cook on the 2 day and did a fine job. Excellent... More 

1 Thank Tim_SD92124
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121 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

Took the whale watching your this afternoon aboard Dolphin. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area and the animals around. as soon as we left the harbor and were in the Pacific Ocean they spotted the first 3 whales. The crew was great, as soon as they spotted the whales, they told us where to look. We... More 

Thank Jessica G
Redondo Beach, California
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014

I take trips 2 to 6 days in length about five times per year. These trips have better service onboard and, usually, great food. The tackle shop is stocked well, but can have items out of stock in peak season. Loading times vary per boat and some have better amenities than others. Parking can be dreadful but in offseason its... More 

Thank Greg4321
Hadera, Israel
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 July 2014

i was on the dolphin in a fishing trip and it was bad. unfortunately, those guys don't care too much about customer's satisfaction. boat was over crowded and too many papule on, when stopped it was like a jungle or in a zoo, as pepual said around. fishermen pushed over bait and place so some gave up and didn't cast.... More 

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