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Gilligan's Fish & Chips

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Fish & Chips, Seafood
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1/ 44 Hitchcock Avenue, Barwon Heads, Victoria 3227, Australia
(03) 5254 2468
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food, slowish service

We ordered calamari salads as well as the good ole standard 'fish and chips'. The food is of a very good quality, reasonably priced (for Barwon) and it's a great location. Service was quite slow, but given the time of year this can be expected.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
KirstieB0
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The fisherman's basket is very good and reasonably priced for a fish of the day, tartare sauce, 2 scollops, 2 calamari rings, and 2 prawns plus chips. The calamari has a nice tasty coating, the prawns were a good size and cooked perfectly. The fish of the day was fresh and cooked well, the scollops were ordinary. It was so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We ordered calamari salads as well as the good ole standard 'fish and chips'. The food is of a very good quality, reasonably priced (for Barwon) and it's a great location. Service was quite slow, but given the time of year this can be expected.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Looking for a quick mean, try here. The sea food is fresh and the staff we quick an friendly. The place was very clean and you can see the food being cook.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This is great fish and chips and I eat a lot of fish and chips!! We had a gulligans pack with calamari and prawns- girlfriend and I were stuffed!!! Also $5 coronas so what more...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Having fish and chips at the beach is a tradition in our family, but these were disappointing. The chips were good, but my piece of fish tasted of ammonia and was inedible. For what they charged it should have been first rate.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We had a wonderful lunch here on a perfect summers day. Fish and chips just like you expect- crisp chips, fresh delicious fish and friendly staff. Reading the other reviews l'm wondering if we were just lucky but this was the best fish and chips l've had for ages and fish and chips is my favourite naughty food treat. In... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

the people running this place need to employ better staff instead of putting so much pressure on the Juniors there. in peak summer time took 90 minutes to get our order. they ran out of tomato and tartare sauce

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

The fish and chips were good, not great, but good. The prices are not good or great, they are ridiculous. There have done a good job renovating the servo and the cooking area is very clean, they are also licensed. But did I mention the prices are ridiculous.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

We have had fish & chips from Gilligans a few times but haven't found their grilled fish to be that good. I don't believe it's the best choice for fish & chips in Barwon Heads.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

We had dinner here last weekend and it was really great. The batter was crispy and the fish delicious. A great find.

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Address: 1/ 44 Hitchcock Avenue, Barwon Heads, Victoria 3227, Australia
Phone Number: (03) 5254 2468
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Barwon Heads
Average Prices: USD 4 to 9
Cuisine: Fish & Chips, Seafood

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  • Address: 1/ 44 Hitchcock Avenue, Barwon Heads, Victoria 3227, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Barwon Heads
  • Phone Number: (03) 5254 2468

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 to 9
  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips, Seafood

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