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Murphy's Fish & Chips

88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
+1 902-895-1275
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish and chips” (122 reviews)
“scallops” (20 reviews)
“cole slaw” (8 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Atmosphere is great as usual. waitress was one of the best. Place was clean but the fish AND the chips were dripping with oil... the bottom of the fish batter was soggy . I don't know what happened in the past year but what a...More

Thank Allan R
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I have been here a many times and can't recommend this place enough. it is a cozy place and well laid out so not to feel crowded. The food is top of the line when it comes to fish and chips at least as I...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Had lunch here during a trip to Truro. My son had the sea food platter. It was enormous. I had the fish and chips which was also great. The staff was fantastic. The service was fast and the food was wonderful. I can see why...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 16 February 2017

restaurant is on Esplanade in downtown Truro so easy to find with great service and great food. Prices are very fair also.

1  Thank Brian N
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Not only is the food fantastic at this restaurant but the employee's make you feel at home. I've never been greeted and catered to in such a great way at any other restaurant. Walking out with a smile on my face was the best part...More

1  Thank Yvonne A
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We have ate at this restaurant many times. Find the people very helpful and real good Fish and chips.

1  Thank hmacgillivary1
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We used to go here regularly when Margolians was in Truro and we always looked forward to fresh large portions. the last two times we have visited we got very small pieces and they were very greasy and were surprised. The fish was fresh, which...More

1  Thank NessieBo
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a great place to eat at a great price, this place will definitely be the place you want to go. Wide choices to pick from and it does have a few options for people who don't like fish. You won't...More

Thank Beverlee M
Reviewed 12 January 2017

was here in December and ordered the 3 piece meal it was cooked good and not much batter I don't like places with fish drenched in batter n soggy in grease. overall the service was good and wait time was not bad, too bad they...More

Thank dudie1954
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had 2 piece fish and chips and the meal was excellent. The fries were nice and crispy and fish cooked to perfection.

Thank Pattie S
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Bob H
what is the menu at Murphy's Fish & Chips?
29 August 2016|
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Response from bbkkll44 | Reviewed this property |
If you go there and not order Fish and Chips. It would be the same as going to a Pizza place and ordering a steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 902-895-1275
  • E-mail