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Joe's Fish Shack

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Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free
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42 Mews Rd | Fishing Boat Harbour, WA 6160, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
(08) 9336 7161
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Airlie Beach, Australia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Found a lot of food on my plate and not to much taste .......perhaps this establishment may have improved since I visited nearly eighteen months ago.

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Thank Shirley P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great but pricy (for dinner) It's a decent place and much Better then the other seafood places around this area Surpising quiet too and they offer fantastic lunch specials on weekdays (not sure about weekends) at $17.95+$2 more for wine! I been here couple of times

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Thank 525maxk
Perth, Australia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for Good Friday. Got served food that was so overcooked it vaguely resembled seafood. Obviously the year 10 work experience kids were unleashed on the kitchen that night whilst chef had Good Friday off. We were served by the oriental version of Manuel (Che???) who stuffed up most of our order and over charged us for the privilege.... More 

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Thank HoratioVonSpasm
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With the level of quality options for food in the area, I thought this place would be better. I would compare it to a fast food style fish & chip shop with not very many options on the menu, particularly if you don't feel like eating chips.

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Thank josh b
Dallas, Texas
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88 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We actually just go back from our Australia trip that took us to Sydney and Perth for several weeks in June. A couple we met in Perth told us about Fremantle so we wanted to check it out. I wish I would have asked for recommendations (of where to eat) so we didn't waste our time with this place. I... More 

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Thank BigH73
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Since moving to Perth we have really struggled to find fresh seafood!!!!!! Cannot believe it. We stubbled across this gem one Sunday afternoon and we were so pleased with the fresh seafood on offer. The portions were huge and the prices were very reasonable. The wait staff were polite, friendly and the place had a relaxed vibe.

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1 Thank Flissh28
sydney
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Perth for a week. We loved the food so much we visited 3 times. Parking hard to get in peak times so allow extra time. Funky decor inside & really looks like a shack. Great Pina Coladas - yum! I had the Western Australian Crayfish on the 3 visits, they made a mornay sauce & it was a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a joy it was to be cought in a rain squall outside Joe's because otherwise we may never have dropped by. Quirky decor with excellent blues jazz playing in the background this was our introduction to a good fish and chippery. Only a hand full of guests to top it off. Oysters Killpatric followed by battered local schnapper n... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of four visited Joe's over the weekend for lunch, a perfect cool sunny day! We ordered the fish n chips, salt n pepper calamari, garlic prawn pasta and the sea food platter for one. Serves were large, hence recommend the entree. Avg. price $25-$35. The tartare sauce and light chili sauce was good. If you have the entertainment... More 

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Perth, Australia
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant a while back and I thought it had gone down a bit in appearance inside - it seemed a bit stark and matched it's 'Shack' name. The outlook over the harbour was very pleasant. The service was good especially our waitperson 'Maddie' who couldn't do enough for us. There is an excellent choice of wines... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$88
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Mews Rd | Fishing Boat Harbour, WA 6160, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Fremantle
  • Phone Number: (08) 9336 7161

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