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Fish

North Terrace, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Ranked #7 of 8 restaurants in Penneshaw
Price range: $9 - $14
Cuisines: Fish & Chips
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  • English first
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Ordered the special for the day with salad & chips.The scallops were fantastic, the fish great. It really tasted fresh and like the sea. Loved it

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UK
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

This is a fish and chip shop selling fish and chips. To pretend it has anything else to recommend it is stretching the imagination.The service is peremptory and the hype unbelievable........so don't !

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

This shop is trying to go for a gourmet style, you buy individual servings , no bulk chip, with dim sims and a potato cake on the side here it is open for a limited time of 4:30-7:45 pm. We decided to try this shop firstly the food options on KI are limited and it was highly recommended. However it... More

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London, United Kingdom
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98 reviews 98 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

I assume that this place is the same as the 'Fish Café' on North Terrace, Penneshaw that appears on Trip Advisor. Why does it get 2 review sites TA? It certainly doesn't deserve that. We ordered one of the specials which came with salad, the 'famous' marron (a local freshwater crayfish) and garfish because, as we were told by the... More

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Adelaide, Australia
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I have to preface this review by stating that I have many years experience with seafood. I have never written a review before but what I purchased on my family's first night in KI was not good. Firstly the service, not rude but basically not interested. ( time to get out maybe? ) Food, fish was too lightly cooked, batter... More

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Adelaide, Australia
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I'd love to give this a five star review, but unfortunately we got there just after two tourist buses had been through and there was nothing left of the fish except some very expensive flathead. Disappointing, but as they pointed out very nicely, they only stock fresh, daily caught fish and when it's gone, it's gone. We made do with... More

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Canberra, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

The salad was fine; basic but fine. The fish was mediocre; OK but mediocre. The sign includes hyper for something that did not happen on the night I was there.

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Shepparton, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

Expected a lot more based on the reviews on the sign out the front - not to be. $12 for fish (Hoki) and chips for one. $20 for local whiting - I couldn't justify it given it was $18 for whiting with chips and salad at the Penneshaw Pub just a couple of blocks away! Fish and chips were ok,... More

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Adelaide
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

There is a much better fish and chip shop in Kingscote called KI Fresh Seafoods next to the Caltex servo which closes at 8pm daily.

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Adelaide, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013 via mobile

Expect to pay a little more than usual, but it's worth it.. Flathead, scallops and prawns were fresh and cooked to perfection. Cannot think of anything that could have been improved

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