Once you dine at the Pacific Beach Fish Shop Market Grill (3) for lunch or dinner you will certainly agree that the food speaks for itself. Every item is cooked to order and the ingredients are totally fresh.
The Pacific Beach Fish Shop Market Grill (3) is ideally located across the street from the Pacific Plaza Shopping Center where the Vons Supermarket is located. So you won’t have to deal with all of the extra traffic down near the beach.
It’s easy to spot this on-the-corner restaurant by its huge eye-catching 25-foot long swordfish hanging from a specially built platform in front of the restaurant. If that doesn’t catch your eye, nothing will.
What’s great about eating at the Pacific Beach Fish Shop Market Grill is that it is as simple as one, two, three. First you (select a fish from one of their dozen selections) two you (choose one of eight marinades) and three you (choose your style of presentation) be it as a taco, in a sandwich, on a salad or on a plate with lots of delicious condiments. Their sides may include green salad, six grain rice, jasmine rice, house cut fries, house cut onion rings, macaroni salad, cole slaw or seasonal vegetables.
Hard to pass up is their lobster lumpia, which is fried lobster egg rolls servd with jasmine rice and a sesame sweet chili dipping sauce that is to die for. In fact, it’s said that the owners can’t leave for the night without having their fill of this delicious delicacy before they head home.
Salmon Lovers will rave about the perfectly-prepared fresh salmon served on a bed of fresh greens. No less delicious is their sea bass served on a bed of six grain rice served with a side of seasonal vegetables.
You can wash these delicious seafood selections down with a host of locally brewed beer, wine served by the bottle or glass and soft drinks. Plus, if you want to bring your favorite wine with you, they don’t have a corkage fee.
As for seating, you will definitely be impressed with the wide selection of outdoor seating on their inviting patio. Very inviting is the outdoor fire pit at the Pacific Beach Fish Shop Market Grill with their surround seating and a built in counter where you can place your plate. Plus, they have a popular oyster bar that packs them in on the weekends with oyster bar specials on the weekends and their lots of special fish fry events. Yes, this is a happening place on the weekends. So don’t miss it. In fact, lots of the local clientele walk here from home. So it’s as local as it can get, which makes this place extra special!
Plus, you can buy fresh fish at their nice little market to take home. Or just do what the local do, come here practically everyday for fresh fish and a delicious beverage and enjoy the company of happy, friendly people. You’ll like this “new” local favorite.
They also offer kids plates ($5) and their daily specials are worth raving about as well. Don’t be the last person on your block to discover this new “in” place at the beach in Pacific Beach. It’s destined to be a local favorite for its great tasting food and friendly people.
Catering at Pacific Beach Fish Shop Market Grill
1775 Garnet Ave.
Price: Call for pricing
Order their food to go and cater your next office event, meeting or party. Their fish market also offers a delicious selection of seafood to cook at home for your next party or event.