Big Fish Grill-Woodinville

4.4
209 reviews
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$30 and under
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Northwest
"Fresh, inviting, simply perfect" is our motto at The Big Fish Grill. Best known for fresh seafood, we offer seafood fare with a Northwest twist. From our seafood cobb salad, seared sea scallops and coconut crusted rockfish, to our hand dipped halibut fish & chips, we prepare and serve our food with the freshest products available; always keeping our guests in mind. Our guests are our priority and something we've always held true to is "anticipating guest's needs and desires." We pride ourselves in customer service with a personal touch and when a guest dines with us we want them to feel as though they are in our home.
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DC
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had an exceptional meal. Crab Cakes were perfect. Would recommend this restaurant to anyone wanting fresh fish and great service.

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p
Seattle
10 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Another great meal at Big Fish Grill. Good specials and fine wine.

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TB
Seattle
8 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Good meal and service.

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s
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always great, never a bad meal here! Staff was great~

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Very friendly and attentive staff. Good sized food portions.

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BG
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and good service. Took my wife and son there for Mother’s and we all had a good experience.

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D
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on May 10, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

We had a nice lunch out with our 94 year old mother. She had a great time.

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MS
Minneapolis
132 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service, atmosphere and food.

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AC
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on May 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good place to take the kids. Came on a weeknight and was sat right away. Paella was really good. Tuna tartare was my favorite. The only thing that was not good was the Caesar salad, which the server took off our bill. Will be back soon!

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KW
Seattle
1 review
Dined on April 21, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent way to celebrate Easter. Love the extrs table with fruit and pastries on special occasions.

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KD
1 review
Dined on April 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The four of us each had something different and all were very good. Fish very fresh and prepared perfectly.

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on April 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great night out. Excellent food and service.

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JS
Seattle
129 reviews
Dined on April 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Started off with a great Gibson and a mimosa for my wife. We split a salad with pears, blue cheese and a vinaigrette dressing. Since I'm an oyster freak, I ordered a double appetizer with 10 oysters and a wonderful coleslaw. My wife ordered the rib eye which was huge and cooked perfectly. It came with veggies and a great mash potatoes. I ate all of mine, but her's was dinner the next evening for both of us. We have never had a meal her that wasn't exceptional. I need to go here more often.

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AF
1 review
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall 2food 1service 2ambience 1

Significantly lower quality from the Issaquah Highlands Big Fish Grill and extremely disappointed in the quality of food, ambiance and experience. Booth seat was torn and dirty when seated, my black bean burger was cooked to BLACK and dry, wine was delivered with wine all over the bottom of the glass. Just an overall disappointing meal and experience. I definitely will not return to this restaurant, which is a shame with all the wineries available in the area.

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KG
Charleston
11 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 2

Obviously the menu centers on fish, but there are other options, too. The service people were nice and attentive. The food was well prepared and presented. The decor is just so so, nothing special. I can’t quite put my finger on it, but this place just lacks something that would make it special. And it might just be the ambiance/ decor...boring

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on March 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Birthday celebration... wonderful

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M
Seattle
11 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Big Fish Grill is always a favorite spot for happy hour or any time. Fun, easy relaxed atmosphere with yummy food.

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MM
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 3ambience 3

While I enjoyed the atmosphere alright and the wait staff was cordial and helpful, I found the food to be disappointing. The chowder was acceptable, the bread excellent, but the sauce with the crab-stuffed Rockfish was too rich and overwhelmed the dish. Given the price of the meal, I was disappointed.

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DA
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Completely enjoyable experience! Enjoyed the Jumbalaya and my wife had a beautiful Cobb salad. Prices were very good and the service was outstanding!

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MH
Seattle
7 reviews
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

Nice place, good food and excellent service.

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RH
Seattle
7 reviews
Dined on February 24, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

great service. food was tasty. Just a little loud

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JP
1 review
Dined on February 23, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 2ambience 3

Make sure you order the rib-eye steak medium done, if you want it medium-rare....

Asked to not be seated by a party of 10...

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JS
1 review
Dined on February 22, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Ryan, our server, was terrific! My daughter and I felt the scallops on the Big Cobb Salad were under cooked. The birthday desserts were great!

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Came here for Valentine’s Day and also brought our 5 year old. It was GREAT service, food was excellent.

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MJ
Seattle
6 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Oh my gosh! First time at Big Fish. The food was absolutely delicious. My Hubby had Halibut & I had salmon, both ample & yummy.
We will be going back again!

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C
Seattle
5 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This restaurant never disappoints. We have never had a bad meal here and the service is excellent.

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PP
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love the friendly staff. Very welcoming and happy to see you. They remember that you have been in before.

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MC
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a fun birthday party for my husband last weekend. The food was excellent and the waiter was very attentive. Will definitely recommend to friends and will make it a favorite go-to place for dinner.

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JB
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I love going to the Big Fish for their great fish tacos. The waiters are great too!

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had a great time. We were seated right away. My wife had their Pear Martini. It is the best she has ever had. Our waitress was soooooooo nice and accommodating. We both had the Steak Frites. Delicious and cooked to perfection. The Woodinville Fish is one of our favorite places. Highly recommend the Big Fish.

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JV
1 review
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 5

I think the problem with the service was not the waiter who was actually very good, it was with the staffing. We were told that they were short on kitchen staff which meant that it took quite awhile to get our meals but it was also very obvious they did not have enough staff out front to help either. We waited several minutes before we were even greeted with the line of people looking at each other wondering if there was a hostess working. Our waiter did the very best he could but seemed to be rather busy with all the tables. Chicken sandwich was excellent. Fish (halibut) and chips were so-so. Basically they needed seasoning, even a little salt and pepper, and were rather bland.

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S
Seattle
86 reviews
Dined on January 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I like to go to Big Fish here in Woodinville as it is a nice local restaurant with good food, and good service that you can depend on. If you want a nice place in Woodinville or Kirkland for lunch or dinner you will get a nice meal at Big Fish.

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OT
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on December 22, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food, large selection of regular dishes and specials, great drinks, and great service. One of the best casual seafood restaurants around.

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g
1 review
Dined on December 16, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

We went here for a seafood dinner and we were not disappointed. It is located in the huge Woodinville shopping mall, so nothing outside to write home about.

The ambiance is open and casual. Our server was friendly and gave the perfect amount of attention. Party of four ordered Pan-Fried Oysters, Halibut Taco, Brie Stuffed Salmon, and a vegetarian burger. Everybody was more than satisfied with their dinner. Prices seemed reasonable and appropriate for what we got. We have surely paid a lot more for less well-cooked food. We all intend to return to try more dishes.

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CP
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 1ambience 2

Very poor service and did was cold when it arrived.

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K
Seattle
9 reviews
Dined on December 13, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great food. Highly recommended

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SC
Seattle
6 reviews
Dined on December 4, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 3

Food was good and at the higher end of medium price range. Service was extremely slow. For some reason my OpenTable reservation was canceled after we arrived but was corrected when I brought it to their attention. They were very nice to give the birthday girl a free cheese cake. I'd give it another try.

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Z
Portland
40 reviews
Dined on December 1, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Had a great dinner after tasting mucho wine in Woodinville. Will visit again on our next trip

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MS
Minneapolis
133 reviews
Dined on November 14, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Excellent service, great food.

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TA
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

We had a very nice Veterans day dinner, the food and service were great!

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