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Troller's Fish & Chips

104 Front St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5H7, Canada
+1 250-741-1609
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (25 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
104 Front St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5H7, Canada
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Great atmosphere and great food. Down on the waterfront on a floating restaurant with boats coming and going, light airplanes carrying passengers in and out of Nanaimo, the perfect way to enjoy a good feed of fish and chips.

Thank mathfam
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This place has become a staple for my wife and I every time I come to Nanaimo. They specialize in battered salmon, cod, and halibut and I highly recommend all 3 (wish this was a menu item on its own!). They also serve shrimp, which...More

Thank Drunktraveller
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Heard many comments and read several reviews about this gem. The fish and chips was very tastey as was the coleslaw. I can't say anything negative about this rustic sea food establishment. I will certainly visit this place again.

Thank neonblazer
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I came here by myself just looking for some fish and chips to have by the seaside. This place was ok. The location is pretty cool as it's on a dock, but don't expect any views as you literally are facing the wharf. Ordered 1...More

1  Thank SunnyHeidi
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We ate here with the family while holidaying in Nanaimo from Australia. We found the service less than average. When asking if and when we could get a table were told to find one ourselves. After ordering we did find a table to share with...More

1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Basic style but excellent Hake and chips. Nice waterfront, floating actually, setting. Staff friendly, efficient and helpful. Recommended.

Thank brianpexton
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We ate at several restaurants while on holiday in Nanaimo recently, this was one of only two that we disliked. It was suggested by our hotel, we don't think they should recommend this place to tourists. First, you have to park in a parkade, an...More

Thank lr2009
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Beautiful location, but eat out or take out only. Very limited seating and difficult to enjoy when chasing flies away all the time. Fish & Chips served in plastic, not very sturdy baskets lined with grease proof paper. Plastic knives and forks just don't really...More

Thank dianna463
Reviewed 24 August 2017

food was much better than last time as we didn't hit it at a rush hour. It was a beautiful day and our Alberta visitors really enjoyed the setting.

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

It is very difficult to find. It is a floating dock, first, it is small place. You order from a window, the girl was somewhat helpful but I couldn't get pass how grungy it was. You sit at picnic tables that were not clean. The...More

Thank millie s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Front St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-741-1609
Description
Troller's offers a wonderful outdoor dining experience. Troller's is open from April 1st until Thanksgiving Sunday. Closing time varries through out the season, we are generally open till Dusk.
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