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Murphy's Fish & Chips

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Seafood, Canadian
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88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
+1 902-895-1275
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Today
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are looking for a great place to eat at a great price, this place will definitely be the place you want to go. Wide choices to pick from and it does have a few options for people who don't like fish. You won't regret stopping here and eating. Your plate is filled. You don't leave empty. 5 star... More 

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Thank Beverlee M
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

was here in December and ordered the 3 piece meal it was cooked good and not much batter I don't like places with fish drenched in batter n soggy in grease. overall the service was good and wait time was not bad, too bad they close early on sunday nights as when I cmae back to truro on sunday they... More 

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Thank dudie1954
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 2 piece fish and chips and the meal was excellent. The fries were nice and crispy and fish cooked to perfection.

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Thank Pattie S
New Glasgow, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was fantastic! The pieces of fish were really big and it was so good. Left feeling happy and a little too full. The coconut cream pie was amazing. Loved the seafood platter most of all, it's a must get for me now. The staff all seemed so warm and happy. They gave the place a real family feel.

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Thank ScottMcDo1988
Annapolis Royal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoy Murphy's. The portions are generous, and both the fish and the chips are to my liking; the best in the area, IMHO.

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Thank JGON87
Merrickville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always make a point of having at last one meal here when we'rr in Truro. Great service and excellent food

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Thank simeon
antigonish, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had a great meal here, they are awesome...went on a shopping trip and ended the day by enjoying this nice meal with friends!

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Thank Y2166UTdebbieb
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

The staff at this restaurant was so pleasant and happy. It made going to this restaurant worth it. Their fish and chips was out of this world. The way the batter was so crispy and light but then again melted in your mouth. It was excellent and it is very hard to explain without someone experiencing it for themselves. There... More 

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Thank Nadine A
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat, very friendly fast service, unfortunately fish was greasy tasting, which is very unusual for Murphy's !

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Thank Andrew S
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

The best fish & chips in town. Always fresh & staff are very friendly. Especially the cashier - always smiling.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 902-895-1275

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