Fish and Chips

Certain restaurants are known for their expertise at turning out signature foods really well. They've pinned down the ingredients, mastered the process, and gained a strong following as a result. Victoria has had much success creating a substantial market for Fish and Chips. Locals can't get enough of the city's excellent food, and you'll often find them, along with eager tourists, at popular Brady's Fish & Chips or at Barb's Place, a major player in the field. Make sure you see what all the fuss is about!

Barb's Place


Barb's seasonal restaurant serves their fish and chips in classic British style – piping hot and presented in a newspaper cone. The fish is lightly breaded halibut or cod, and the fries are hand-cut. From the Inner Harbour, catch the ferry to...  Read More

Old Vic Fish & Chips


Open for more than 50 years, the Old Vic is one of Victoria's longest-lived restaurants, and one of its most popular. They serve excellent fish n' chips, which come wrapped up in newspaper just like in Great Britain. Halibut is the fish of...  Read More

Fernwood / Hillside
Haultain Fish & Chips


Local residents have repeatedly voted Haultain one of the top places in town for fish n' chips, so you know it has to be good. The batter is notably lighter than many other fish places, so your halibut or cod won't be greasy. Other menu choices...  Read More

North Victoria
Brady's Fish & Chips


The quintessential Victoria fish n' chips shop, Brady's offers fried cod and halibut, which you can order a la carte or as a dinner plate. Available sides include cole slaw, potato salad, onion rings and zucchini sticks. In addition to fish,...  Read More

Fish on Fifth


Casual and friendly, as every good fish n' chip shop should be, this Booktown eatery is a favorite with locals and visitors alike. You have a few more options here – salmon or halibut, fried or grilled, with Cajun spices or garlic and herbs....  Read More

Hyland's Fish & Chips


Another Sidney favorite, local residents have repeatedly voted Hyland's number one Victoria area fish n' chips. The fish is always fresh and never greasy or over-battered, and the hand-cut fries are perfectly golden. A real treat, and well worth...  Read More

Rockland / Fairfield
Fairfield Fish & Chips


A locally owned family business, Fairfield Fish & Chips has been in operation since 1995. Four varieties of fish are served: halibut, haddock, cod and rock fish, all accompanied by a plentiful portion of homemade, hand-cut chips. A few sides...  Read More

Willows Galley


Fish and chips venues are big in Victoria, and Willow's Galley has serving up loads of the fried goodness since 1980. Since there's not much space to sit inside, get your order to go and head to the Esplanade, where you can eat by the waterside....  Read More