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Fish

North Terrace, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
8553 1378
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Ranked #5 of 8 Restaurants in Penneshaw
Price range: $9 - $14
Cuisines: Fish & Chips
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English first
Adelaide, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

between 7th and 11th September this venue looked like it was closed for business. or in renovation mode. Only place we could get fresh seafood was adjoining the caltex at kingscote - they always had good seafood available and at reasonable prices. We had sea food from there 3 out of the 4 days on the island. Tried the oyster... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 NEW

Lovely, fresh foods, beautifully cooked. Very limited menu, and prices shockingly higher than mainland fish and chip shops. Absolutely worth a try, though :-)

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Kangaroo Island, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I heard wonderful things about 'Fish'. I ordered salt and pepper calamari and was shocked at how horrible it was. It was covered in a horrible sweet cinnamon sauce/coating. Chips didn't have enough salt. Was charged $17 for something I wouldn't now buy for $3. It was disgusting and I ended up throwing it out. Friendly service and in a... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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Adelaide, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

A pleasant afternoon tea while we were waiting to board the ferry to return to the mainland after a very good visit to Kangaroo Island for a long weekend..

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UK
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 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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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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
60 helpful votes 60 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
6 helpful votes 6 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
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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