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Bluewater Grill

417 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2302
+1 760-730-3474
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“swordfish” (4 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
417 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2302
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

All of us love seafood, so we we're pretty excited to try this place while vacationing in Carlsbad. We were seated on the patio, but no one mentioned the deafening train noise right outside. We ordered an appetizer for each of us, the shrimp skewers...More

1  Thank rocky0713
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came on a Thursday afternoon for a late lunch intentionally because of the lighter crowds. The sourdough bread is hot, fresh, and delicious. The ahi poke bowl was very well presented and tasted good except for the Uncle Ben's quality rice. They would do...More

Thank iknowquality
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant has a full bar. The dinner menu is interesting with many fish dishes. They also have a fish market inside the restaurant. There is both in and outdoor seating. It is pricey but worth it. The service wasn't perfect but it was Valentine's...More

Thank Martha-two
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was casually walking around doing some shopping in downtown Carlsbad when I came upon this fabulous restaurant. I was greeted right away by the hostess and given a nice table. The menu options were beyond fabulous! I wanted to try EVERYTHING! I chose the...More

Thank Savvy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As I was about to retire, some friends from work took me to the Bluewater Grill for a celebratory meal. We all ride the Coaster train together so it was very convenient to walk the block and a half to Bluewater when we got off...More

Thank BeawChan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not often taken with a restaurant so strongly that I will come back this soon. The Bluewater Grill was terrific! Service: very friendly, and efficient with it. Service staff are all very helpful, and the whole atmosphere is both warm and welcoming. The first...More

Thank Kenny0654
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first impression is that the new restaurant looks pretty much like the one it took over to remodel. The ambiance is nice but the acoustics can grow pretty loud in the venue when it fills. The food was good but really nothing too special...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a pleasant surprise to try a new restaurant and find an extensive menu with creative seafood offerings that actually taste as good as one expects. We enjoyed a relaxed lunch at a sunny table and found the kitchen staff knows how to prepare a...More

Thank HikingLee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was our first time there. Place was clean and inviting decor, service was friendly and quick, food was really good. We sat across from bar so we were able to see sporting event on tvs. Bathrooms were clean.... We will return!

Thank E9900LSbrucem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am thrilled that after what seemed like forever after Fish House Veracruz closed, we have this fine restaurant, It is my go-to for eating out. The ambiance is wonderful. The food is fresh and often sustainable. When I feel naughty, the ability to ask...More

Thank Lauralovesdogs
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Wine Bar
Restaurant features
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Child-friendly, Hot New Restaurants
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2302
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-730-3474
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