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Capitaine Pouf

$$ - $$$
Seafood, Canadian
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300 Rue Richelieu, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec J3B 6Y4, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This a fine fish and chips eatery with wine by the glass at a very reasonable price. Had lunch at this restaurant recently,it has been in operation for approx.one month It is a Sister Restaurant to the one in St-Jean-Sur-Richelieu Quebec The service the atmosphere and the quality of food make it a place to revisit.

Thank marcelfro
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, I am not a fish eater but I will eat here every day if I could. Great fish, good ambience.

Thank stevewilliams
Kincardine, Canada
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this very popular spot with locals who knew enough to arrive early for seating. We were lucky enough to get a table outside on a beautiful day. Not much to say except that the fish and chips were delicious. I was not so fond of the coleslaw but our friends asked for seconds which they received free of... More 

Thank Judy G
Burlington, Canada
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Capitaine Pouf was recommended by several friends and recently while in the area we decided to try it out. Arriving at 5:30 pm on a Saturday night, the two of us were seated right away, but only moments later, there was a lineup out into the parking lot, as our friends had warned us. Those waited were seated quickly but... More 

1 Thank Emily1960
Victoria, Canada
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

If you speak English and have no French background avoid this place. The food is greasy and the staff is not very friendly to the english. I went here on one of my hikes of the town and I thought I would try and practice my French. My server would not even help me order in French she made me... More 

Thank swb588
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89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

A delightful way to pass a relaxing afternoon talking with our friend. Your choice of a table on the open deck or an interior table facing wide open doors. Both my wife & I opted for the small fish & chips which consisted of 2 breaded fish rolls each accompanied by fries/chips. This allowed us the space to add an... More 

Thank vacationer342
Montreal, Canada
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I have been wanting to try this place for years ~ i was not disappointed!!! Albeit a limited type of fish choice on the menu (cod) they do it very very well!!! Delicious fish, quaint atmosphere, very friendly service, nice terrace, beautiful location. Will be back for sure!

Thank ChristinaB42
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Good fish, fresh and good price. My favorite fish restaurant in SJR. Batter made fresh and not frozen portions.

Thank rickp336
Sherbrooke, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

We arrived an hour before closing. Service was very good and friendly. The food was great, fish & Chip very good and similar to fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco, A very small family resto where you go before or after ciné.

Thank GaetanV_12
Mont-saint-gregoire, Quebec
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

Best grandpa fish n chip away from New Brunswick. Nice terrace. Good and rapid service. Cute decoration.

1 Thank France V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Rue Richelieu, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec J3B 6Y4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
  • Phone Number: 450.347.1872

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