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The Chip Shack

2 Great George st. | Peakes Quay Marina, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4K6, Canada
+1 902-316-2399
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster poutine” (64 reviews)
“fries” (382 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2 Great George st. | Peakes Quay Marina, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4K6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nothing like a good order of P.E.I. home fries and fish while visiting the water front in Charlottetown

1  Thank Kim M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place and the lovely lady who owns is is magical. I wasn’t even hungry but that little voice told me I had to stop. I am not a huge seafood eater so Ordered my first ever fish and chips EVER and a side of...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard about this place on the web and happened upon it wandering around the waterfront. It was nice to sit down near the water. We were able to get a beer next door then ordered food. The lobster rolls were good (the meat...More

Thank hansonkg
Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd just flown in from Toronto and asked the motel receptionist for a lunch recommendation, This wasn't one of her suggestions but when we asked later it's one of her favourites but she thought we were looking a bit further upmarket. It's down on the...More

Thank Fwombats
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just loved the light batter & “oh so fresh” fish. For $11 CAD you get one piece of fish & lots of chips or fries. If you’re hungry & sharing, you may want to double the order to get two sizeanle pieces of fish. Would...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went around 11;30 on a clear day the beginning of Sept. Once a cruise ship arrived the place was overly busy. Best to go early. Our order took approx 15 minutes to fill. the lobster poutine was great as well as the regular poutine....More

Thank Annindelmar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had her fries, but they were absolutely the best ever ( I will let her tell you her secret) but we watched others getting their fill of lobster rolls, lobster topped poutaine and other potato seafood combos. A quaint shack on the pier,...More

Thank Kuke P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this place based on the Trip Advisor ratings: correct as usual. Really tasty fish and chips: generous portion. Super owner - can't beat the location and view...

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location is really convenient, the staff is very friendly and the food is pretty good. We had the pulled pork poutine, the gluten free fish and chips and the lobster roll. They were all really good, as an area for improvement they could add more...More

Thank Leonardo P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled on this, walking around Charlottetown. Saw sign for "Apple Fries" and had to try them. Read about the owner while waiting - and talked to her! She IS friendly. I didn't ask for or receive a hug but I watched her leave her post...More

Thank Peter R
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Questions & Answers
14 August 2018|
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Response from Ainsley K | Reviewed this property |
No washroom at the Chip Shack but there is one located at Peake's Quay.
27 September 2017|
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Response from Queen-of-Fries | Property representative |
Hi, I'm Open till Oct 28th :D In Oct if it's Raining and Freezing I'll probably close for that day. hahah It can get very chilling inside. Otherwise I'll be there. When are you planning on being on Island?
4 October 2016|
Response from Queen-of-Fries | Property representative |
I am so sorry I didn't respond to your question. I missed it some how. Please except my tartiness. I hope you and your daughter had a wonderful time while on PEI. Are you planning on visiting again soon? If so I hope you can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 8
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Great George st. | Peakes Quay Marina, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4K6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-316-2399
  • E-mail
Seasonal Establishment. Open from first of May to End of Oct. See you in 2017 xoxo
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