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Pajo's

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$$ - $$$
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian
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12351 3 Ave | Steveston Wharf, Richmond, British Columbia BC V7E 2Z1, Canada
+1 604-272-1588
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11:00 - 16:00
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Sat - Sun 11:00 - 16:00
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Richmond, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You will not be disappointed- the heart of Steveston. Always spot on - never greasy. The fish is fresh, bottomless fries. Lots of seating available.

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Thank jkostner
Richmond, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

there are several picnic tables as well as benches to sit on but its eating outside so only go when not raining. the view of the water and the boats going by is great as well as often see kites flying and people biking or walking

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Thank rnmichelleb
Richmond, Canada
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49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a fish and chips shop located on a floating dock in steveston. It serves salmon, cod and halibut. Severla kinds of vinegar. Chips. Burgers. This shop is outdoors but has some tables under cover. Its best in good weather. Fish and chips are served in a cone made of newspaper. The tables have holes cut in to put... More 

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Thank Kevin L
Richmond, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you enjoy moist fluffy batter where the fish just melts in your mouth then this is the place to go for Fish & Chips! I actually prefer the Cod over the Halibut even though the Halibut is considered to be better ( It is more expensive ) The Halibut is drier and more of a solid steak fish where... More 

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Thank Dan Y
Vancouver, Canada
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82 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No indoor seating, which normally would be a no-no for us, but due to its worthy fish and chips, we lined up with about 50 others for our food. Also tried the onion rings. All very good. We would prefer to pay a little more for proper seating and service, along with a beer or two... which Pajo's does not... More 

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Thank Emma H
Richmond, British Columbia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is unique! No other Fish and Chips can beat Pajo's. A little expensive but worth the money. It opens only in Summer.

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Thank richarddZ1206OK
Richmond, Canada
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are residents of Steveston and, in our opinion, Pajo's serves up the best! Light batter and always fresh fish. The chips are always fabulous. Don't forget their coleslaw ...

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Thank StevestonGirl
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fish is so small. As a small appetite I can easily eat 4 of them. The fish and chips are very soggy and one of them is uncooked. DISAPPOINTED! But the fish is very fresh, at least this is a good part.

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Thank Amanda L
Atlanta, Georgia
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85 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here because there was a large line, while we where walking on the waterfront. We place our order for the fish and chips. The fish and chips looked really fresh and crispy. All the condiments were on the side of the building, so you can get as much as you like. The fish was really crispy and perfectly... More 

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Thank jliu01
Vancouver, Canada
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Pajo's has become somewhat of a landmark in the village of Steveston. If you are in the mood for fish and chips, this is the best place to come to. But be prepared for a lineup, it moves fast and they pump out consistently great food. One of our family favourites. Love the dock location.

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Thank Bev C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Saturday
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12351 3 Ave | Steveston Wharf, Richmond, British Columbia BC V7E 2Z1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 604-272-1588

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