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The Tin Fish

910 Seacoast Dr, Imperial Beach, CA 91932-2402
+1 619-628-8414
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“coleslaw” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“halibut tacos” (2 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
910 Seacoast Dr, Imperial Beach, CA 91932-2402
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

my friend and I were relaxing on the beach and decided to see the view from the end of the pier and enjoy lunch too. We both had the mahi mahi tacos. Delicious!

Thank SonjaWineGeek
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had lunch here. Mostly deep fried items. Tacos had the best taste of what we ordered. Reasonably priced. Great view. Friendly service.

Thank AnGr2013
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyable to sit on the pier and eat here. Portions are huge! I ordered the half-portion which is apparently for children and it was more than enough-3 pieces of fish and lots of fries. Decent prices and lots of selection. Some tables inside and some...More

Thank DonnamjCan
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Fried food. Service is usually pretty slow. Great location though. Skip the food just go for drinks.

Thank Ronald H
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Mom and I wanted to eat fish and chips. This place was recommended to us. I had the fish and chips, mom had the seafood platter which is fish, chips and shrimp. Everything was very good, prices were reasonable. It's a small place at the...More

Thank Yndiabonita
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

All fried, some overdone. Not sure how the ratings are so high for this place. Would not return.. Not at all impressed.

Thank Ronnie P
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I believe the dining experience here is amplified by the experience of dining out over the ocean with a fresh breeze. It's a laid back jointwith good quick bite seafood fare. Get a fish sandwich and gave a beer on a warm, sunny day.

Thank TheAmazingRain
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This little old-school style beach eatery is located in a wonderful position at the very end of iconic Imperial Beach pier. Beautiful views all around. Beautiful walk down the pier past all the locals fishing off the pier. You order at the counter and then...More

2  Thank misty_bee_Wyo
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I had the swordfish taco. It was quite tasty. We also had sliders, fish and chips, clam chowder, and onion rings. It was all good. As an added bonus we were tested to a fantastic sunset.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This restaurant is a nice change from the sports bars and breweries that are also in the area. The great thing is that they're on the end of the long pier, so you're eating on top of the Pacific Ocean! The food could just be...More

Thank Envirotraveller_59
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Mary N
17 June 2016|
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Response from 610travelgal | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I called the IB Tin Fish (619.628.8414) and the woman said they are closed Thanksgiving, 4th of July, and rainy days. She was sorry you were disappointed. They are not closed for December. Not often but we find them... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 910 Seacoast Dr, Imperial Beach, CA 91932-2402
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Imperial Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 619-628-8414
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