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Kangaroo Island Fresh Seafoods

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26 Telegraph Rd Kingscote | In the Caltex Fuel Building, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8553 0177
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Parking Available, Street Parking
Description: WHETHER YOU REQUIRE RETAIL, WHOLESALE WE HAVE A LARGE RANGE OF LOCAL...
WHETHER YOU REQUIRE RETAIL, WHOLESALE WE HAVE A LARGE RANGE OF LOCAL SEAFOOD FROM THE PRISINE WATERS AROUND K.I. A FILLETING SERVICE AVAILABLE.WINNER OF THE S.A SEAFOOD EXCELLENCE AWARD IN 2009. Our retail outlet is now down the side of the building where you can see the fish being filleted.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Don't judge by the location, really good food

As others mentioned, don't judge by its location, fish and chips in this shop is amazing. I wasn't sure about this shop at the first time my hubby and I stopped by, as it was next to the petrol station. However, after reading through the reviews, we did give a go. We had fish chips for dinner, and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We were really looking forward to dining at this restaurant, but instead found it no longer offering cooked food. Very disappointed.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

As others mentioned, don't judge by its location, fish and chips in this shop is amazing. I wasn't sure about this shop at the first time my hubby and I stopped by, as it was next to the petrol station. However, after reading through the reviews, we did give a go. We had fish chips for dinner, and also dined... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

For nearly 9 years, Tina and Eddy have sold THE best fish and chips on Kangaroo Island, and the freshest locally sourced sea food, and though the deep fryers have stopped cooking up their marvellous seafood for take-away or sit-down service, I was delighted to still be able to purchase fresh sea food. Tina makes it her business to ensure... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Located at the Caltex Fuel Station in Kingscote this Fish and Chip shop does not look very fancy, but they did have good fish and chips, along with other seafood. They also sell fresh, uncooked fish. It was a neat and clean shop, and did not smell overly fishy. It was very busy with many locals eating there or getting... More 

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Perth, Western Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Asked around Kingscote for a Fish and Chips place for lunch and a local recommended this shop at the Caltex Petrol Station. First impressions left A little to be desired as you wonder whether you have come to the right place but entering the shop changes that impression as it is neat and tidy and the Staff were very welcoming.... More 

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Thankyou for your review its so rewarding when our customers take the time to leave feedback. It has been so good over the past 9 years to read and learn from the feedback which has helped us improve and grow. we will surely miss this as we have closed our shop front due to health reasons, but fresh fish is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

This is good and honest takeaway fish shop. they sell both raw and cooked fish and seafood. We had a fisherman basket, which was fresh and tasty, and not too expensive as well.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We went there on a Monday night and it was quite busy. We had the Fisherman's basket which was very good with fish, prawns, scollops, squid and a mountain of chips. I especially liked the scollops.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We visited here twice on a 3 night stay on Kangaroo Island and loved it each time. We particularly loved the King George Whiting so fresh and cooked just right. Staff were friendly and efficient. Great job guys.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

The place stocks some nice fresh seafood, like oysters. We bought oysters few times. Even took a pack with us to Adelaide. The service was terrific. This is also a great place to have a beautiful fried seafood dinner. We ate here couple times. And I can say that we were satisfied.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Went for dinner and ordered Combo Park and a whiting. The food is ok and the combo pack is great value at only $25. If you want to eat here, you go to hurry. They are closing from 31May15 after 9 years. Due to health reason.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26 Telegraph Rd Kingscote | In the Caltex Fuel Building, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kangaroo Island  >  Kingscote
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8553 0177

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

WHETHER YOU REQUIRE RETAIL, WHOLESALE WE HAVE A LARGE RANGE OF LOCAL SEAFOOD FROM THE PRISINE WATERS AROUND K.I. A FILLETING SERVICE AVAILABLE.WINNER OF THE S.A SEAFOOD EXCELLENCE AWARD IN 2009. Our retail outlet is now down the side of the building where you can see the fish being filleted.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm

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