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Captain Scott's Fish & Chips

9139 Cavendish Rd ( Route 6) | Cavendish Boardwalk Cavendish,PEI, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C0A1M0, Canada
902 963 3131
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Ranked #52 of 201 Restaurants in Charlottetown
Cuisines: Fish & Chips
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Saskatoon
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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

I agree with other reviewers that the fresh fries are good. Bearing in mind that it is English style fish and chips I found there was more batter than fish. My grandaughter had the cheese burger and said she found the meat quite dry. You have your choice of toppings for your burger from a condiments bar which is excellent.... More

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Calgary, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

We stopped in for lunch and ordered the jumbo hot dogs. They were accompanied by a generous portion of perhaps the best French fries we've ever had. Fresh PEI potatoes, not greasy, little salt. Fantastic! This restaurant is only open during the tourist season and we were told they close in mid-September, so keep that in mind when travelling in... More

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Marathon, Ontario, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I visited their restaurant in Cavendish and they have fresh fries which is rare in PEI. Most places have frozen fries. The 2 pieces of fish I had were too much for one person for lunch but took the second piece home and had it next day. Love this place and wanted to go back for second meal but didn't... More

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

we make a point of eating here 2-3 times during our visit. Fresh cut island potatoes, generous fluffy pieces of fish - reasonable price....finish off your meal my making a stop at Cow's Ice Cream shop a few doors down.....if you have room!

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Litchfield,NH
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Very greasy fish just the way I like it fish is tender cooked just long enough fries are hand cut and fresh one of the best fried fish on PEI

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Cape Breton
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11 reviews 11 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Love eating here! It was on our PEI must do list after having eaten here on our previous trips to PEI we knew we would be back again and again and we were.The guy working here P.J. considered us regulars after only being in PEI for 5 days. The fries are awesome expecially dripping in malt vinegar, The fish was... More

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This was the first restaurant we tried for fish and chips and we tried a few(2 in P.E.I and 2 in Shediac N.B). I have to say that I loved this one the most! The fish were large pieces not fish stick size like most of the others and it had that yummy crunchy beer batter taste. Yes it's greasy... More

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Richmond VA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We decided to eat at Captain Scott's instead of the Subway next door. It was disappointing. My $14 lobster roll had very little lobster in it. The fries were over-cooked. My wife's shrimp were mostly breading. This felt a lot like Long John Silver's chain. I would not go back.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

stop in for lunch while I was in Cavendish. I had the fish and chips and sat out on the deck on a lovely sunny day. the fish was delicious, and the fries were hand cut p.e.i. potatoes. the price was more then reasonable and the servings were large. some of the best fish I had in a while.

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Canada
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86 reviews 86 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We had spent a lovely day at the Beach and ended up at the Boardwalk to get a bite to eat. My family all had burgers and fries and we all agreed that the food was great. If you are looking for a healthy meal, then this isn't the place to go. The portions are huge and served hot! The... More

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