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300 Rue Richelieu, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec J3B 6Y4, Canada
450.347.1872
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English first
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Nice setting, wonderful food!!!! For two or as a group simply wonderful atmosphère and food!!!! Try it!!!

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North Truro, Massachusetts
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I live on Cape Cod, so I know fresh fish. And I haven't had anything that was as good as the fish-and-chips at Capitaine Pouf! I went with my friend Edward, who lives in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, and he wisely recommended the "small" portion, which was quite big enough ... but so excellent! The batter was crisp and the fish below flaky... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Visited on recommendation of Hotel staff during stop over in St Jean sur R. - and very glad we did! The place was absolutely packed out with locals (always a good sign!) - we managed to get the last table tucked into one corner. Staff were very friendly and somewhat amused by my poor attempt at schoolboy French! Went for... More 

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Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Ask anyone where to get good fish and chips near or in St-Jean and they'll immediately tell you to go to Capitain Pouf. Simple menu of mainly fish and steak. You can have your fish pan fried or deep fried. The calamari hors d'oeuvre is excellent. Good value and portions for the price. The last time we went 4 of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I had people recommending this place for fish and chips so we had to try it. These were the best fish and chips I have ever have in Quebec! Didnt enjoy to eat outside next to smokers but fish and chips are delish!

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Winnipeg
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12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The fish & chips at this restaurant is the most delicious. It helps that you have a view absolutely wonderful over the canal. Be prepared, the plates are big. It's Worth the try.

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La Prairie, Quebec, Canada
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9 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Ate here once. Had fish and chips was excellent. Big plate owner is ver friendly. Will definitely go back

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Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Best fish restaurant we've found in the province... fabulous batter or you can order pan fried with rice.

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Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I hate at Capitaine Pouf one. I had fish and chips or fries.. It was really good. Big plate.. Soo good with a beer. If weather is nice, ask to seat on terrace, you can see the canal. Personnel is friendly. Price is good,

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Kamloops
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Fish was crispy on the outside, tender on the inside. Cooked perfectly. A little crowded. Good meal overall. Would go back again.

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Address: 300 Rue Richelieu, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec J3B 6Y4, Canada
Phone Number: 450.347.1872
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

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