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Tank Fish and Chippery

149 Lygon Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (Carlton)
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  • English first
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English first
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

They have fresh fish & salads on display, I had the fish of the day, rockling, with coleslaw, this slaw, had a delicious sweet dressing, chips, it was served with a slice of lemon and tartar sauce. I also had a glass of Sav Blanc. They had other wine & beer available. We sat out side in the sun and... More

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Townsville, Australia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

While holidaying in Melbourne with friends we decided to have an easy lunch and stopped in at Tank Fish & Chippery and it was amazing! Eight meals were ordered and eight meals were very much enjoyed! The calamari & fish were cooked to perfection and the chips were seasoned beautifully. If you're in the area...do yourself a favour!!

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Had lunch with the family here after some locals recommended the place. Hands down, best fish and chips I've ever eaten! The fish, calamari and chips were all seasoned, it was delicious mate. I would be a regular customer if I lived in Melbourne :)

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Brisbane, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Was wondering up Lygon Street trying to decide on an Italian restaurant (being hassled by restraunteers 'my mama makes the pasta' and 'I give you free wine!' trying to secure our business). After a long walk my partner says to me, 'I actually really just feel like that fish and chip shop back there'. Sounds good to me! Much to... More

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Hong Kong, China
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Great fish and chippery as they call themselves. Ask for the grilled fish as then you can really appreciate how fresh it is. Nice place to relax on Lygon Street and watch the world passing as you read the paper and enjoy your fish and chips!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Drove 23km's to get there 'cause if it's fish n chips you want, then this is it, freshly prepared, nice n informal but equally suitable for an evening out. Go on try it..

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Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

There's not a lot one can say about fish and chips really but this is a great little spot The fish of the day, Blue Grenadier was light and tasty, with a lovely beer batter. I'd definitely go back. Cheap and cheerful too!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013 via mobile

Loved every bite! Fresh, tasty & satisfying! Whatever is sprinkled on the chips created a taste bud disco! Service was great. Very helpful. Delicious fish and chips with a dash of fancy! Mwah!

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Melbourne, Australia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

First of all the fish and chips would be the best I have ever had - thus far. I regularly buy the fisherman's basket (around $10), which comes with two perfectly cooked pieces of fish and the most cruchy and perfectly seasoned chips you could ever ask for. All their fish and ingredients are freshly sourced, offering a large variety... More

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Sydney, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

Good selection of fish cooked well. Not really a sit down sort of place, but good outdoor eating available.

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