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The Squid Shack

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Seafood, Fast food, Australian
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Emu Point, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9844 9771
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Albany, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

What an awesome feed!! Total value for money and oh my god the New Zealand dory was full of flavour! Everything was so tasty and the fish for two plus a couple of extras fed a family of four :) thank you so very much squid shack you have made us super happy. We will be coming back and telling... More 

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Perth, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Very very very basic menu. Fish and chips and s/p squid. Thought being that basic they would nail it. The fish has a very weird taste. I couldn't eat it. S/P squid is battered squid. Drum roll.... left best til last. Served in polystyrene containers. 5 thumbs down.

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Thank Gavin L
Perth, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

Serves Fish Bits and Chips for just $12. What a bargain and the batter is so light and crispy. Prices are reasonable for everything else on the menu.

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Thank Jacquie T
Kent, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

As you often find place may not look great but fantastic squid and chips freshly cooked Salt and pepper sqiud was great so much food only needed 3 lots for the 4 of us only thing to maked it better would have been if it had been warmer

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Thank sara Linsey s S
Anthem, Arizona
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521 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

This great eatery may not look like "The Place" but It Is. The owner is a super nice, fun guy and the food (Squid Rings and Fries) was perfect. A large serving of perfect calamari rings was only AUS$14. Go here. Enjoy. Tell'em the guy from Arizona and Florida sent you!!

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Thank Robert A
Perth, Australia
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Dinner at The Squid Shack is now a tradition on our trips to Albany. The salt & pepper squid is the best around & the chips are fantastic. Fish & chips are just delicious. Service is fast & friendly, and they're just a stone's throw from Rose Gardens where we usually stay. Looking forward to our next visit & first-night... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

We returned to the Squid Shack for another helping of exquisite Squid n Chips, after stumbling across the place last year. Even tho the weather was not great, the roaring log fire more then made up for it. The food is exceptional, huge portions of fresh cooked, perfect salt n pepper squid, in a really unique location, overlooking Emu Point... More 

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Thank nigelw302
Perth, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

We ordered fish salt & pepper squid and chips - very tasty, almost too much for 2 people. Great value for money. Friendly and quick service. Great to sit outside and watch the activities out on the water - very relaxing

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Thank Raimund D
Brisbane, Australia
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Delicious Fish and Chips just like the old days. Good serving sizes and catered for Gluten free. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank JulieDrieu
Bangkok, Thailand
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

As a family of 4 we visited squid shack for a last order of fish and chips. We split between the shark and dory. Both were really fantastic...chips were good but not quite a perfect freshly cut and fried version but still a really good family meal. If you're staying at emu point camping site, take a lovely 20 min... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emu Point, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9844 9771

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?