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Don's Fish & Chip Shop

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Seafood, Fast Food, Canadian
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40 Water St W, Brockville, Ontario K6V 3L3, Canada
+1 613-342-6979
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Ottawa, Canada
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

We went here with a friend who raved this was the best fish and chips in the world. After one bite I cannot believe the reviews for this place are so positive. The fish is prebattered and then cooked for a few minutes when ordered. Fish should be battered to order and be thin and crispy. But then the batter... More 

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Thank Sanden M
Ottawa, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

It was one of the best fish and chips I have had in a long time. There was no place to sit but we went to the park nearby and enjoyed the scenery.

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Thank arshep
Ottawa, Canada
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We make a trip to Brockville just for Don's fish and chips and then we go to one of the beautiful parks and have a relaxing picnic, every summer.

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Thank Denise D
Ottawa, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 23, 2016

My friend and I went to the Tall ships Festival and on the shuttle bus we heard about this place. I love fish and I wanted to try the place. Not only the food is excellent, but they are not shy to fill up to the top ! would recommend to anyone who loves fish or wants to try. The... More 

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Thank suemE8167BN
Ottawa
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This place has been around for years. Its take out only but there is a park nearby to sit and enjoy your meal. They wrap the fish in Newspaper just like they did when I was a child and we had Fish on Friday nights. The fries are fresh cut and delicious. One piece of fish with fries is more... More 

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Thank Dsley
Cornwall, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Don's fish and chips offers cod and haddock. always busy for pick up only. no tables inside. you walk in get in line and when its ready they wrap everything in newspaper and send you on your way. If so inclined, you can take your neat little bundle of eats and take a walk down to the boat docks and... More 

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Thank barryboru
Long Island, New York
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Told it was popular place with good fish and chips. We went in and saw fish and chips going in the deep fryers. But, its take out only, no seating. To hot to eat outside that day so we missed out.

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Thank RUTraveler2016
King City, Canada
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191 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Only a pick up place. Got our grub and walked over to a neighbouring park by the water and enjoyed great food and beautiful views. The fish portions were a little inconsistent in size between all of us however even the smallest piece was good enough and the fish was fresh and not processed. They serve both cod and haddock.... More 

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Thank KingCityDancemom
Kingston, Canada
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116 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Don's is a great place to go for fish and chips. The portions are large and very tasty. The size of the fish is deceiving...I thought I could eat a large (2 piece) portion but I was wrong, there is alot of fish in 1 piece!! Don's is take out only and there is not alot on the menu other... More 

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Thank sazzycat27
Brockville, Canada
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Long line up and far too much dough. The fish took up only half of the piece. Fries are excellent though. Parking is difficult as Brockville is an old city with quirky streets. Best to park at municipal lot and walk a block.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast Food, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Water St W, Brockville, Ontario K6V 3L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Brockville
  • Phone Number: +1 613-342-6979

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