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The Fresh Fish Place

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“seafood”(15 reviews)
Behind the scenes Oyster & Seafood Tasting & Tour You are invited on a Seafood lovers behind the scenes guided tour of our multi fish species processing factory. The Tour Learn about our diverse local fishing and aquaculture industries, observe how...more
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20 Proper Bay Rd, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
+61 8 8682 2166
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Soo good; Blue Swimmer Crab, Calamari, Scallops, Cole Slaw, warm Sourdough roll. Local Sauvignon Blanc. All A++ may go back tomorrow....can also buy a huge variety of seafood to take home and cook yourself. Even has a seafood cooking school.

Thank canucanoe2
Freshfishplace, Manager at The Fresh Fish Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are truly happy that you enjoyed your seafood. Please come back anytime.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local fishers bring their catch into here to be processed on site. This place processes it to be sold in their cafe or sent off to other places, many of which are overseas.we bought fresh fish and had it cooked i the cafe at front....More

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Freshfishplace, Manager at The Fresh Fish Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we appreciate this. We are pleased that you had a great time at The Fresh Fish Place an are super glad that you appreciate Australian fresh seafood.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

on a recent trip to Port Lincoln we were told that the best seafood lunch at a reasonable price was the fresh fish place - and they were right .We booked in advance for a Friday lunch and lucky that we did because every other...More

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Freshfishplace, Manager at The Fresh Fish Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We also are glad that you booked a table as we are just as dissapointed as those who can't get a table. We are in the middle of building a deck dining area to try to overcome some of this....More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the behind the scenes tour of the factory. Tan was our tour guide and he did a great job being his first time, but he really knew his stuff. We enjoyed the tasting platter and purchased some great presents from the gift shop...More

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Freshfishplace, Manager at The Fresh Fish Place, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thanks for your review. Thahn's smile was so big after he read this! We are pleased that you found the whole experience inviting, enticing and delicious.

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Went in to order fish and chips. Told we would have to wait 5-10 minutes for oil to heat. Said that was okay and gave what I thought was our order. Stood around and waited. After about 20 minutes I was asked if we were...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

This was a great way to find out how the industry works in Port Lincoln. We watched fishermen bring in their catch and listen to how long it takes and where they have to go to make their living. We got to watch the way...More

Thank Nicole F
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Went on the 11am tour of the Fresh Fish place with my Dad and had a fantastic time! Kelly took us on the tour and has been a local in Port Lincoln her whole life. She had so much knowledge of the Industry in Lincoln...More

Thank Teegs30
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Thanks Kelly for a fantastic tour and lunch today ! She is both passionate and extremely knowledgeable about seafood in general and the local scene in particular, and it was great to see the actual product ! Lunch option is great value for money and...More

Thank Jenni F
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

If you're heading here, make it at 11am and take the tour. We had a wonderfully informative tour by Kelly today, where she detailed the journey from sea to plate. We enjoyed really tasty fish and chips for lunch.

Thank Megantalks
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Thanks Kelly! A fantastic, informative and delicious tour of the fish processing facility. Happy to pay a little bit extra to support local industry 👌👍🏼

Thank Gemma R
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Tracy R
28 February 2018|
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Response from Freshfishplace | Property representative |
Hi, the shipping dock is about 2km away, however the City of Port Lincoln welcomes you with plenty of city bus loop routes. Look forward to your visit to Port Lincoln and The Fresh Fish Place.