We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ye Olde English Fish & Chip

) #24 of 120 Restaurants in Cornwall $$ - $$$ Seafood, , British
9 First St E, Cornwall, Ontario K6H 1K5, Canada
+1 613-933-6411
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (6 reviews)
“halibut” (14 reviews)
“fries” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian, British
$$ - $$$
9 First St E, Cornwall, Ontario K6H 1K5, Canada
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (59)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is what you call a real find! a hole in the wall! The fish and chips were excellent. We had the special and there was lots of food for $10. It was a hot, humid day and it was a little hot and humid...More

Thank NancyinLindsay
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My British husband took me here for the first time. We were greeted by an older British couple who are the cooks of this small quaint place hidden in Cornwall, Ontario. The hubby had cod fish and I had halibut. Everything was made to order!...More

1  Thank chefmama76
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Best fish and chips outside of GB, like going back in time for this British transplant to Canada, count on staying longer than you think also, friendly locals and staff. Dont miss out on this if you are passing through Cornwall. Plus they have Walnut...More

Thank Cathy P
Reviewed 13 April 2017

From the other reviews we thought this would be a good place to try while we were in Cornwall. We love Fish and Chips so all 3 of us headed there....It really is off the beaten path and does look like much when you see...More

Thank jacques1543
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Wow, my neighbour and her husband just told us about their fabulous supper they had at this restaurant. J had cod and G had halibut and the flavour was toothsome and the portions generous. Home made french fries and the onion rings were HUGE and...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Frequently visit this little spot, always great food and good size portions. Staff is always pleasant, and both service and quality are always consistent. A guaranteed solid 4 start choice every time.

Thank Jared B
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This is an old fashioned family run English fish and chips shop that serves the BEST fish and chips. The fish is fresh, the batter light and crispy and the fries are home cut and delicious. The service is friendly and fast and portions are...More

Thank Andy and Chris G
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Here is a small restaurant on a side street that you would miss in a blink, but if you are looking for great fish'n chips, this is the place. There are no frills here, no fancy tables, no ambiance, just fish 'n chips!!! Haddock, halibut,...More

1  Thank KuddlyKitten
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We ordered for delivery. The fish was okay but the thing that was gross was the fact that there was a black hair in the tartar sauce, we immediately stopped eating! Never again!!!

Thank Amber C
Reviewed 16 August 2016

While travelling in Ontario from New Brunswick, I searched out a few fish and chip shops that I could stop at on the way. I can't get Halibut in the Maritimes. I stopped here on my way in and then again on my way out...More

1  Thank Neil B
Nearby Restaurants
Truffles Burger Bar
251 reviews
.12 km away
Table 21
145 reviews
.13 km away
204 reviews
.13 km away
Riley's Bakery
40 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby Attractions
Historic SDG Jail
37 reviews
.18 km away
Gray's Creek Conservation Area
17 reviews
1.49 km away
Rurban Brewing
9 reviews
.97 km away
Cornwall Community Museum
13 reviews
.37 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Robert H
23 April 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Darylla123 | Reviewed this property |
Average is in the $10 range. They also have a bonus plan .collect a stamp each meal and visit towards a free meal.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 First St E, Cornwall, Ontario K6H 1K5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Cornwall
  • Phone Number: +1 613-933-6411
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing