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Wahoo's Fish Tacos

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641 Camino de Los Mares Ste A100, San Clemente, CA 92673-2886
+1 949-487-6995
11:00 - 21:00
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Sat - Sun 11:00 - 22:00
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The fish taco combo was fantastic. I was kind of disappointed because it seemed to take a long time, but the manager actually gave me a coupon for free taco later to make up for the long wait. They just earned a very happy, Long time customer.

Thank Diveman9
Newport Beach
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Hard to say what's changed, but I don't LOVE Wahoos like I once did (been a customer since 1990). It's still a decent place for lunch, but somehow the quality seems to have dropped. Bummer. I hope they can turn things around.

Thank OCDoc
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107 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I will admit that Wahoo's was our second choice for dinner in that our first choice in the same complex was closed due to water heater problems. It was our son-in-law's birthday and he got to pick the venue. The counter person was very friendly and upbeat. At Wahoo's you pick the protein that you want for your meal and... More 

Thank William S
Branson, Missouri
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791 reviews
565 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Conveniently located next to the movie theater, the fish tacos are wonderful. Also, the shrimp bowl is very good as the shrimp is spiced up a little. They serve you your food after you order. The environment is a beach scene. Great atmosphere, casual.

Thank Jerry B
Sugar Land
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314 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Passing through San Clemente and saw a Wahoo's so I had to stop for lunch. Been to others around SoCal, so I knew it would be good. I had the Wahoo's Bowl with fish filet, beans and rice. It was good but I've always had fish tacos before so this was a bit different.. Don't get me wrong, the fish... More 

Thank CaptainSPI
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787 reviews
493 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

Haven't been to one in a couple of years and that was always the in South Laguna. This one was very disappointing. The fish was dry and looked like it had been sitting around for a while. We gave it an average only because the service was well run and worked hard. Don't see how I would ever repeat.

Thank yogiacomo
Newport, Oregon
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142 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This is a FUN place. The decor and staff, everything spells HAPPY and have a good time. The food is NOT cheap, but it is delicious and I've been here a few times and every time the food has been great. Just a bit pricey. I guess because it is a tourist area and so close to the beach in... More 

Thank Hattie748
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165 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Wahoo's has a large menu choice. They even have a special vegan and gluten free menu. The fish is wild caught. Fish tacos are outstanding. They are full of vegetables and grilled fish. The sauce is great. Service is fast after you finally figure out what to order. The place is full of beach nostalgia. There are surf boards and... More 

Thank mybeach101f
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41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2015

If you want a high quality, great tasting meal, please go to this restaurant. I'm from Arizona and have never seen this place. I had a Maui Steak bowl. There is a choice of rice and beans. I had the white rice and I was able to get half and half beans. I had the spicy (Cajun white) and also... More 

Thank Joseph C
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146 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Wahoo's was always s favorite of mine when I lived here and it was a MUST visit while we were back this trip. Fish tacos!! - awesome.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mexican, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 Camino de Los Mares Ste A100, San Clemente, CA 92673-2886
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-487-6995

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?