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The 10 Best Fish Tacos In San Jose

Updated: May 2, 2022

Fancy a piece of sustainably caught fish in a handmade flour tortilla? Head to these top San Jose taquerías for fish tacos. We analyzed millions of reviews from top sites to bring you only the top options for fish tacos in San Jose. Grab a Mexican beer and dig into a catfish taco smothered in baja sauce at our favorite taquerías.

Find the perfect Fish tacos spot

LUNA Mexican Kitchen - The Alameda

Mexican, $$, DowntownMexican, $$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101

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  • TimeOut

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Dia de Pesca

Mexican, $, Rose GardenMexican, $San Jose, Rose Garden
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • CultureTrip

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  • Trip 101

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Teaqueria

Mexican, DowntownMexicanSan Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Mariscos Costa Alegre

Mexican, $$, DowntownMexican, $$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

The City Fish

American, $, DowntownAmerican, $San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline

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El Camaron De Sinaloa

Mexican, $$, FairgroundsMexican, $$San Jose, Fairgrounds
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline

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    Hoodline
  • TimeOut

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California Fish Grill

Southern, North ValleySouthernSan Jose, North Valley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Anchors Fish & Chips and Seafood Grill

$$, Willow Glen$$San Jose, Willow Glen
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Slapfish

$$, West San Jose$$San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Cantina California

Mexican, $, Blossom ValleyMexican, $San Jose, Blossom Valley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

How was this list created?

We know how tough it is to find the best Fish tacos in San Jose. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 26488 restaurants, and 2325 lists and articles from top sources like TimeOut, Hoodline and Trip 101. The spots that made the cut have been featured in TimeOut - The 10 Best Mexican Restaurants In San Jose, Hoodline - The 5 Best Mexican Eateries In San Jose and Trip 101 - 10 Mexican Restaurants In San Jose. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. Fish tacos connoisseurs and amateurs alike are bound to enjoy this list of the best San Jose Fish tacos.

Drink pairing tips for Fish tacos

  • Pair Mojito with veggie taco

    If your food palns include Tacos, then you should consider helping it along with some cocktail. We find that a Mojito, with its hits of mint, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

  • The best drink pairing for pulled pork taco

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for pulled pork taco can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some cold drink, particularly a glass of Aguafesca. This, light, cold drink balances the salty pulled pork taco.

  • A next-level match for ground beef

    Experts suggest pairing a ground beef with a glass of American Pale Ale, a popular beer.


Fun facts about Fish tacos

  • Celebrating Fish tacos

    The Tequila, Taco & Cerveza Festival is held every March in Corpus Christi, The United States, celebrating the local foodies’ passion for Fish tacos.

  • The United States's National Tacos Day

    taco lovers in The United States indulge in taco come October to celebrate National Tacos Day.

  • Up for some taco?

    If you think you could break the record set by Joey Chestnut for most taco eaten in 8, then you’re gonna have to do better than 126 tacos.

Parking information

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