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Something's Fishy

502 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1602
+1 805-966-6607
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (5 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
502 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1602
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Used to go there almost once a week when I lived in SB. Had great deals on sushi! Also nice to eat in!

Thank Eyrun J
Reviewed 12 June 2017

If you've dined at a typical hibachi restaurant before you will be disappointed here. The quality of food is below average, the ambiance is below average, and the cooking presentation is far below average. Price is not bad, so I guess you get what you...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Taken here with a group of friends, it's good fun and good food without being great. There is an element of theatre about the cooking process. The food was good and the portions huge. Service was a bit so so, but as a fun place...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The food here is really delicious and you get a show with your meal. Highly recommend this place while visiting Santa Barbara.

Thank sbartglass
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Sitting around the heated grill we enjoy the cook's routine of coming and cooking with us. Our grandkids love the flaming tower of onions and we love the filet and shrimp!

Thank Denny W
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Went on recommendation (albeit some time ago) and whilst not awful there was a lack of sparkle to the performance cooking that is Japanese Teppanyaki. Nothing intrinsically wrong, food was tasty and nicley cooked, wine was reasonably priced, just lacked that sparkel that makes the...More

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This is some thing shocking now, this is getting worse and worse when it comes to go and eat out. Last Sunday we went or to eat at somethin's fishy and we go there very frequently because we love the fried rice and the Mexican...More

Thank triunfador03
Reviewed 8 October 2016

My girl and I really enjoy sushi and wanted to try this place after reading the reviews. The staff is very friendly and the food okay. We sat at the bar, so we cannot comment on the table service and show. Food came out in...More

Thank Coyotedavid
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The cook right in front of you! A nice experiance. And the food is absolutely tasty! The plates are really big almost too much. Its a bit expensive but its worth it. Enjoy!

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 31 July 2016

this place never disappoints and always delivers. i came here for multiple graduation dinners a couple weekends ago and even though i've come here so many times, i am still in love with their fried rice. fried rice + chili sauce with the seeds =...More

Thank mikechu777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-966-6607
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