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A Fish Called Coogee

229 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales 2034, Australia
(02) 9664 7700
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Ranked #5 of 62 restaurants in Coogee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $26
Cuisines: Australian
Most recent review
- Apr 16, 2014
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  • English first
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  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Coogee
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

the salads are great. the burgers are really good value and the chips are freshly cooked. great old fashioned cafe

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A top lunch! Wooden tables and benches with fast and friendly service. I chose a fresh fillet which was grilled to my liking ( a little rare) and on my second visit I had the fish and chips.

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Sydney, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We went with my 5 yo son and his friend who had fish and chips. I had the marinated barramundi. My wife had roast corn on cob and salad. All the food was okay to good. Nothing earth-shatteringly terrific but not bad by any means. Service quick, which was good (midweek daytime parking is all 30 min and we were... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

As my title suggests, this place is not cheap at all unless you ordered fish and chips. It is very expensive for grilled fish, and medium rare Tuna we ordered is far more than rare, very well cooked.

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Canberra, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Pay by the weight with plenty to select from. We liked the casual atmosphere. Quick service. Reasonable price.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Ate here a couple of times while at Coogee Beach. Each time what was on offer was slightly different. The food is shown in trays in a transparent counter. There is such a wide choice available that we were all able to find something we liked. Even the 8 year old we had with us was happy. The fish was... More

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Portland, Maine
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55 reviews 55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Who would have thought that there would be a great restaurant in the heart of Coogee, but a Fish Called Googee is just that. Reasonably priced dishes, friendly service, and a fun atmosphere created the perfect dining experience after my day at the beach. I particularly enjoyed the Bok Choy salad and the Thai Fish Burger. It's a BYOB establishment... More

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Coogee, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Well, always good quality but then they do make you pay for it. neverthless the food is superb, maybe little more than a fish and chip shop but what fish and chips! Fresh, tasty, and well prepared, not greasy at all. Staff were friendly and knew their product so they were able to make informed useful recommendations. Prices are high... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013 via mobile

Been going here for years maybe 8 or 10? I forget. I am Aussie born and visit from the uk every couple years and my family and I always go to coogee at the beginning and end of a trip and one of the main reasons is so we can go here. Everything's delicious from the marinated fish and calamari... More

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Sydney
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We are locals and regulars to A Fish Called Coogee. It is priced like a mid-range restaurant but the quality of fish is right up there. Well worth it.

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