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Our Latest Reviews

Jaclyn 2 days ago

Shrimp & Fish

The portion size was awesome, so much food I couldn't finish. Service was great. Food came out quick and was piping hot. I will definitely come here again when I am in Pismo.

Mkvigg 17 days ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

Huge serving, fresh and delicious. Service is wonderful and no wait.

Ajwolves 29 days ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

A+++++++ These fish and chips are by far THE BEST you will find anywhere along the coast. Not to mention their clam chowder with crab on top is to die for!!!! If you are in Pismo you MUST stop and get something to eat at this FABULOUS restaurant!!

S about 2 months ago

Halibut & Chips

I absolutely love this place. My grandparents would take us here every time my family went to go visit them. So many wonderful memories and the food is absolutely the best I've ever had. I love this restaurant

Keepgrindin702 4 months ago

Coconut Shrimp

So this is like the best way to end your day not only is the food true to the photos but it's cooked right . Grab 2 of these and head to the ocean for the sunset they are good size not to tuff and the sauce is the boss . Lots of fish places in pismo but this one is worth supporting .

Can2crw 4 months ago

Halibut & Chips

Best fish n chips ever! This is our favorite place in Pismo let alone Best clam chowder around. Add a seafood topping to it...Bomb!!! We have had the clam strips, cod fish n chip, salad. I have had grilled cod. Not sure if its on the menu but i asked and i received lol..and many more dishes... Its all delicious! We have been coming to Pismo Fish and Chip since I can remember. It was my husbands grandfather best place to come and would bring him when he was little. We always recommend it to anyone and everyone whos looking for a great place to eat. It is worth the drive from Santa Maria. This place has never failed us. Never have we Ever receiced a bad plate! The staff is great! Its an awesome feeling when you walk in and they remember your face and chat for a minute! Great place to eat hands down! Thank you to the cooks and servers for your great service!

Nancylopez47 5 months ago

Sand Dabs

Treat yourself to succulent, delicious, fulfilling sand dabs done just right! You deserve it! Enjoy a special night out or 'just because'..............and enjoy the great staff and owners who really care.

Evamarierubio34 5 months ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

Hubby and I tried the fish and chips.. Amazing!! We were on our long walk and had never eaten here, got a to go order.. Even though we had to eat them cold by the time we got back to our car, the portion was large and it was so yummy! We can't wait to try in restaurant seating while it's still nice and hot!!

Stamy10 6 months ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

Best fish and chips ever. It's the real deal. Only time I eat fish and chips is at Pismo Fish and Chips. Thank you guys.

Fly4awhtgrl 6 months ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

This is the best fish I have ever had!! Try it with a house salad with ranch and you will be in Heaven. I can't go to Pismo without stopping by to get Pismo fish and Chips. Maria is awesome as well! :)

Hjrosales29 6 months ago

Coconut Shrimp

Some of the best coconut shrimp I've ever had. Not greasy, perfectly cooked and breaded. Was complimented very well with the crispy fries. Will absolutely order this again, loved it.

Nicolemueller0709 7 months ago

Salmon & Chips

This place is so good!! I'm not usually a battered fish kind of person but my bestie made me come here and it was A-MA-ZINGGGG! I love getting the salmon and chips. So delicious! It's always cooked to perfection and they never cut corners here. The side salad is even something we look forward to when we come! The chowder is great, different than other seafood places which is a nice change of flavor. The service is always great, they are quick which is great if you're in a hurry but if you're not, they never make you feel like the table is needed for other guests if your still enjoying conversation after a meal. My favorite server is Juan, he always gets remembers us and is so quick but friendly and kind. Maria is a sweetheart too and is also an amazing server, but really they are so great at this place anyone who serves you won't disappoint. Another thing I like about this place is how clean everything is. We come here every other week and I could come more often if I could. Everyone must try this place out you will not leave disappointed! The prices are very reasonable and worth the experience for sure. Come and try it out, you'll thank me later!

Mtej2005 7 months ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

Born and raised on the central coast...this is the locals spot... tourist think the place down the street is the best. Tourists can have that spot... locals know where to go for the best fish n' chip and chowder!

Terri 11 days ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

I have eaten all the fish and chip on the central coast and this is the BEST. Tell your friends and family about this restruant and serve is outstanding! Been going here for twenty years try everything you can't go wrong.

Lisapfraser 28 days ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

My husband and I discovered Pismo fish and chips three months ago. The quality is superior and the service friendly and homey. The only bummer is when we showed up on a Monday and learned that they were closed on Monday. But that's OK we will adapt.

Patwennergren 30 days ago


Very, very good fish! Preparation was spot on. Our table had fried halibut, grilled halibut, swordfish and cod tacos. We were all very satisfied. Definitely a repeat!

Remraf1964 about 2 months ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

The best fish and chips and clam chowder in California the bitch is always cooked perfectly clam chowder's got very good flavor Every time we go to Pizmo we eat there

Venesar79 4 months ago

Popcorn Shrimp

This was so delicious. I shared the pop corn shrimp with my sister. I also had a bread bowl clam chowder with shrimp.

Anninin 5 months ago

Combination Plate

Our favorite spot for seafood in the Pismo area. Their chowder is the best & serving sizes leave plenty to share.

Soniar805 5 months ago

Shrimp & Fish

We come to Pismo Fish and Chips once a month. Their portions are huge and they have the best fried fish and shrimp in Pismo Beach.My husband loves the clam chowder and never fails to order it. Staff is super friendly and attentive. Great family owned business if you are looking for quality and service Pismo Fish and Chips is the place to go.

Tacomas884 6 months ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

The fish and chips and the clam chowder! It was the best I have ever had. I love the quality of the cod and there always consistent.

Connie 6 months ago

Famous White Cod & Chips


Tylerpjohnson1990 6 months ago

Fish Tacos

We had the coconut shrimp to start which was amazing!!! Then we had the fish tacos which we had been craving all day and we were in heaven! Even our 1 year old son was begging for more! Great service, even better food. Ten out of ten stars for sure

Hjrosales29 6 months ago

Fried Shrimp

The fried shrimp was one of the best seafood dishes I've ever had. The fries were hot and fresh and the shrimp portions were very generous. Will definitely order this again next time I'm in town. Loved it.

Rer23051 7 months ago

Famous White Cod & Chips

My parents have always loved this restaurant. I can still remember coming here as a kid and being like .."fish? Ew gross! No thank you" and happily enjoyed a cheeseburger and fries. It wasn't until I was in highschool that I ended up applying to work here and was given a job bussing tables. I remember one night as it got closer to closing I had expressed interest in growing within the company as a host/ server that the owner Janie asked me "well tell me what do u think about our fish?" I stood there as I felt my face turn beat red thinking to myself (eek I don't eat fish) I couldn't just lie and say I liked it. So I explained that I had never had their fish but the burger was great! Haha. To my surprise janie pulled me aside and told me "if you are gonna work here and you want to grow you will need to know what our fish tastes like so you can appropriately suggest items to guest." She sat me down and ordered me a piece of fish it was Cajun no batter with a peppercorn. (Unfortunately it is no longer a menu available item) however that night changed my entire perception of fish and let me tell you I was in love with the fish and chips and 20 years later I still am. My family and friends still make a weekly visit to the restaurant to enjoy the fish and chips not the cheeseburger. :) Ps although the Cajun style is no longer available. You can still order your fish with or without batter and u won't be disappointed. Even with the new owners and management the food consistency has truly stayed the same and that speaks volumes a true gem of a restaurant. 🎣


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