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Ye Olde English Fish & Chip

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9 First St E, Cornwall, Ontario K6H 1K5, Canada
(613) 933-6411
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Cornwall, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love eatin fish, but here ic Cornwall there's not many places to chose from, but in my experience with this restaurant is stay away, I'm sorry but over the past 2 year s I have ate there 4 times, and it has been consistent in being very poor in taste and flavour, the fish are good size portions but... More 

Thank Terrence1714
Pointe Claire, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Heading over to Cornwall from Montreal because this place came recommended by a friend and seeing it was Good Friday, well why not!! We were not disappointed. I had the Haddock and it was light and flaky and cooked perfectly. It's not much to look at but the food was delicious. Also, took home frozen meat pies and they did... More 

Thank Jennifer G
Cornwall, Canada
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Charming little place with surprisingly good food. Atmosphere a little dated but the eating makes up for it along with the size of the portions.

Thank Darylla123
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49 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

This quaint little place has the best fish and chips in Cornwall and we'll worth the visit . Price is right and serving size is right.

Thank dairygirlplayer
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

If you are looking for a quick, authentic fish and chips, Stop in and get yourself a 2 piece with Chips. You wont regret!

Thank Nicholas M
Cornwall, Canada
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

I've eaten here twice and agree with most reviews that the portions are enormous and so, better to share a plate and reorder if you want more. I've had the cod, halibut and haddock among myself and my family. We find the batter crisp and light but a bit tasteless. The fish is okay. I believe it is cooked from... More 

Thank nerakmontreal
Vankleek Hill, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Fantastic delicious Fish and Chips, need I say more. This is not an upscale restaurant, leave your snootiness at the door and settle in for authentic fish n'chips. Hard to find places like this anymore.

Thank samandfamily123
Cornwall, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Just brought home an 2 orders of fish and chips (Cod/Haddock). The fries were limp and very brown. From my experience working in a fast food restaurant, this means old grease. The fish, although large portions were mostly consisting of very greasy batter. I do not recommend this as quality food.

Thank Terry D
Toronto, Canada
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211 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

I had to try Yeolde English Fish & Chips after reading the reviews. We ordered a Cod and Chips and a Fish and chips. Both were amazing and cooked perfectly. The fries were also delicious! Highly recommend.

Thank MissLaFlamme
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

I have frequented ye Olde Fish & Chip Shop for many years. I have tried other places for my fish fix, and while some are good, none can hold a candle to this place. The portions are extremely generous, the fish light & tasty, the batter simply amazing. You can get a variety of types of fish, scallops, shrimp, mushy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
British, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 First St E, Cornwall, Ontario K6H 1K5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Cornwall
  • Phone Number: (613) 933-6411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?