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Cod Fathers

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2-292 Gower Point Rd, Gibsons, British Columbia, Canada
6048867755
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Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good fish.

Stopped on the way to the ferry and got a quick snack. Good food but make sure to ask for extra crispy fries. I saw an order when I walked in and was happy with getting the extra time in the oil. Portions are not large and prices are not low but they are tasty. Takes about 10 - 12... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
altun13
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Vancouver, Canada
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Sunnyvale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We visited Cod Fathers on our "Taste of the Landing" tour. The fish and chips taste we got was fabulous! The fish was delicious and the fries were nice and crispy. Will definitely return.

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Thank mngregoire
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Stopped on the way to the ferry and got a quick snack. Good food but make sure to ask for extra crispy fries. I saw an order when I walked in and was happy with getting the extra time in the oil. Portions are not large and prices are not low but they are tasty. Takes about 10 - 12... More 

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Thank altun13
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We shared the classic fish & chips. As a fairly experienced fish & chip eater, I rate these as "up there" with the best. Not overly battered & good flavour. There isn't much room to sit out, but there are many spots around if you want to take your meal to-go. The owners seemed to genuinely cared that we enjoyed... More 

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Thank Ali G
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The cod and halibut and chips were excellent! To be honest, was not expecting the best and had not intended to go here except Sharkey's was closed. Very pleasantly surprised. Service very friendly and accommodating. Split shared meal into two trays without being asked. A little pricey compared to our usual places in Lower Mainland. Owners were thrilled and grateful... More 

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Thank Victoria L
Gibsons, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Wonderful fish and chips, not too much batter and they serve the BEST coleslaw ever. She makes her own dressing.

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2 Thank marmist454
Gibsons, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Used to be the best fish and chips in town. Terrible now! New owner better improve or they won't make it in this small town.

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1 Thank Justgeo41
Squamish
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Came for some fish and chips with my husband and was greeted and served by the owner of the restaurant. We ordered the ling cod. The owner suggested that we share a two-piece order since the fries portion is so ginormous. Our food came split into two baskets of fish and chips; how considerate. The fish was cooked to perfection:... More 

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2 Thank Moondog604
Ashcroft, Canada
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

It's a cute place with personality to boot. The owner does the cooking & talks to you the whole time she's deep frying your fish or a yummy corn dog. The serving sizes are big with a basket full of REAL French fries. We will go back again & again.

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Thank bcarney07
Vancouver, Canada
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110 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

They have the most tasty fish and chips ever. I subbed the chips for a whole bunch of salad. Going again because we wont find it once we leave Gibsons.

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Thank ilovetravel13
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

Codfathers poutine is worth its weight in gold. No kidding one of the best poutines i have ever had. Huge portions. Great friendly service. This will become a traditional stop on the way to the ferry.

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  • Address: 2-292 Gower Point Rd, Gibsons, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Gibsons
  • Phone Number: 6048867755

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  • Cuisine: Fast Food

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