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Joe's Fish Shack

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42 Mews Rd | Fishing Boat Harbour, WA 6160, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
+61 8 9336 7161
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had seafood platter for 2. Absolutely beautiful. Not cheap but food was worth it. Staff were friendly & helpful, overlooking the harbour.

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Thank jill w
Darwin, Australia
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189 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Can I give this place 6 stars? L.O.V.E.D it! Great service, excellent atmosphere, food was out of this world yummy. My family will definitely be going back to the Shack. Good job guys. Keep up your awesome work. So much food couldn't eat it all.... YUMMO!

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Thank Melanie_Deering
des t, General Manager at Joe's Fish Shack, responded to this review

Hi Melanie-Deering, Thank you for your review & feedback about our service, quality of the food you had & the atmosphere. We will ensure our team members read your comments, thank you again & we hope to see you again soon at Joe's. Best Regards, JFS Team More 

Perth, Australia
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the barramundi and some of a friends calamari. Both were awful, seriously. I love Barra, my fave fish in the world but it was beyond bland here. If I wasn't famished it would have not been finished. I also had some of my friends calamari rings. Rubbery crap, seriously awful. Had 2 and left the rest. The atmosphere... More 

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Thank James H
Southampton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Another one of the very good fish restaurants around the Fisherman's Quay area. I found the best fish here but the squid was not as good as elsewhere

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Thank Durleysteve
Melbourne, Australia
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We look around to try and fin the best seafood restaurant in Fremantle, although the fish was fresh here, everything was either deep fried or swimming in butter. I ordered the Tasmanian Salmon and it was over cooked/dry. The spud was swimming in butter as was the side serving of steamed veggies. My husband ordered the seafood platter for one,... More 

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Thank CharmRash
des t, General Manager at Joe's Fish Shack, responded to this review

Hi CharmRash, We are very sorry that you did not enjoy your recent experience at Joe's & would appreciate the opportunity to speak to you directly about your comments. We take all guest feedback seriously & hope to learn from our guests. Please advise a contact number or if you prefer my contact details are mobile 0433 539 326 or... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spend with our friends there a lovley evening and had a great Dinner. All 4 were happy with the menu.

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Thank Eleonore S
Caloundra, Australia
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107 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned to Fremantle after several years and decided to visit Joe's again. What a delight. The food was fresh and there was plenty of it! Tee servicing staff were pleasant and the wine list quite reasonable. It was so good our party decided to dine there again when we returned to Fremantle several days later.

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Thank Neil M
Sydney, Australia
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156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After arriving by boat and a walk around the marina we settled on Joe's for lunch on the balcony. We shared a seafood platter and a tapas plate, together with a glass of wine and a beer, all very good, and large servings. Helpful staff in a very busy restaurant, great views on Success Boat Harbour, we recommend a visit,... More 

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Thank Marg S
Lincoln UK
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61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second experience of eating at Fremantle harbour. Previously, we'd eaten at Kaili's restaurant so this time we tried Joe's. Like a Kaili's, there is a restaurant part of Joe's and a take-away counter. This time we chose to order at the take-away counter, but ate at the tables provided. The menu is more limited and the food... More 

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Thank Gallivanter
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch today and not one of us walked away disappointed by anything. The food was beautifully presented, the meals were large and the food was absolutely delicious!! The seafood is beautiful and fresh and cooked to perfection. It was also lovely sitting by the window looking out over the water with the beautiful sea breeze blowing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$88
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
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: +61 8 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?