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All 61 Coogee Restaurants

A Fish Called Coogee

229 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales 2034, Australia
(02) 9664 7700
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Ranked #8 of 61 Restaurants in Coogee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $26
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Australian
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English first
Thame, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

If you love fish and chips freshly cooked but like me would rather not have the batter and have a choice of the type of fish and how it is cooked this is the place to go. A brilliant inspirational concept, these guys have nailed it!

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I know it's been there a long time and is obviously successful but I have a problem with seeing seafood sitting in a variety of sauces and obviously cooking by that and not knowing h ow long it has been sitting there. So If I go which isn't that often I always only order the fish the grill and hasn't... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The food is excellent the tables outside however were not as clean as we would have liked. You pick your food from a refrigerated display and its cooked fresh. Beware though if you order chips you get a mountain of them!!

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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

love this place, have never had anything I don't like. Beats all other seafood joints hands down, it's not cheap but I've paid a lot more for worse when it comes to seafood. Highly recommend

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

You walk in, and there under the glass counter are fillets of fresh fish. I liked the way you could easily assemble a takeaway, just the thing for taking down to the beach or back to one's motel. Can recommend this place highly.

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West London
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Relaxed Aussie style dining, wear beach clothes if you are straight from the nearby bay. Choose your own fish from a good selection of marinated, fresh, local catch. They sell by weight, then cook it and bring it to your table. BYOB keeps the cost down. Super sea food experience.

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Bowral, Australia
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118 reviews 118 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

I had fish of my choice grilled which I really enjoyed however my husband had the fish and chips which was overcooked and the potato scallops were deep fried to within an inch of their lives. The chips however were great. Salads were fresh and looked appetising. Happy to have eaten here once but not sure if I would try... More 

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Coogee
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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64 reviews 64 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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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Additional Information about A Fish Called Coogee

Address: 229 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales 2034, Australia
Phone Number: (02) 9664 7700
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick  >  Coogee
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 17 - 26
Cuisine: Australian

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