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Pajo's

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Seafood, Fast Food, Canadian, British
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12351 3 Ave | Steveston Wharf, Richmond, British Columbia BC V7E 2Z1, Canada
604.272.1588
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Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Vancouver, Canada
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to Pajos on my first visit to Steveston this summer. I had read a number of reviews for fish and chips online and my research suggested that Pajos was definitely the best for Halibut and that it had a scenic location. I can confirm that both of these things are accurate! We sampled the halibut and chips as... More 

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Thank fionamac_13
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Start with a walk around historic Steveston, enjoy the shops and beautiful riverscape, the harbour and all of the fish boats selling fresh fish and seafood off of the dock. Then when the tummy starts to rumble walk over to the west end of the board-walk down the gangplank and order some of the best fish& chips you will ever... More 

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Thank Michael G
Richmond, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Took my brother and his family to experience fish and chips in Steveston. The staff at Pajo's were friendly, and also patient while the kids figured out their orders. My brother and I, each had the 2 piece halibut and chips and it was greasy goodness as usual. The kids meals on the other hand were subpar - $8 grilled... More 

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Thank Dave D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We decided to meet and chat at Pajo's for their great fish and chips! Order was taken and we were diving into our food soon after! Excellent service and tasty food made for a great get together!

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Thank Ted K
Richmond, BC,
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111 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Halibut and Chips on the beach. Watching the sunset. Is there a better way to watch the sunset? I don't think so...... This is fun food and a great location. Two piece Halibut and Chips.....a side of coleslaw....maybe some mushy peas.....where are we again? Oh, that's right. Steveston, Richmond, BC, Canada. Grab a little green plastic side table that are... More 

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Richmond, Canada
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936 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We brought our friends down to Steveston Landing 'cuz we wanted to introduce them to Pajo's at the Wharf for dinner. Pajo's is still offering all you can eat fries but it seems as if the size of the fish is shrinking. We expected standing room only given it was the 3rd week of August but to our surprise there... More 

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Thank Renegade225
Richmond British Columbia Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Price is very reasonable. Fish is very nicely done, not greasy. You can sit on the tables or wander down to the logs on the river. Best to go during the week. Very very busy on the weekends

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's nice to step back in time once in a while when eating. Outside also helps. Pajo,s specializes in fish and chips-and they do it well. Halibut F&C served in a paper cone with lemon and tartar sauce eaten outside is a real pleasure. Especially when they are so good. A crunchy outside batter with great fish inside. Tough to... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We used to love coming to Steveston to enjoy Pajo's by the water. But the last 3 or 4 times I've being both the cod and the halibut have been very greasy. I think this will be my last visit

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Thank ttsholland
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3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We finally got it after 30 minutes lining up. The chips were terrible dry. While the fish was big and delicious. There are many options, but we would not come back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast Food, Canadian, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12351 3 Ave | Steveston Wharf, Richmond, British Columbia BC V7E 2Z1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 604.272.1588

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