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Lord Elgin Fish & Chips

) #1 of 27 Restaurants in Port Elgin $$ - $$$ Seafood,
5128 Goderich Street, Port Elgin, Ontario N0H 2C1, Canada
+1 519-832-2224
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“halibut” (59 reviews)
“coleslaw” (33 reviews)
“chowder” (8 reviews)
11:00 - 20:30All hours
Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
5128 Goderich Street, Port Elgin, Ontario N0H 2C1, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food was all very good. Fish was steaming hot and wonderfully crispy. Our server, Allison, was energetic, friendly, and very efficient. Could use some local craft beers on their drink menu to raise it a little from boring.

Thank rick i
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fish and chip spot. Busy and popular spot. Right on the main street and easily accessible. Easy to find and good food. Quick and hot,

Thank Jacqueline T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate lunch here recently while visiting family in Kincardine. Our server was very friendly, helpful and professional. We had heard about the French onion soup which was delicious and not salty. The fish and chips were excellent - just the right amount of batter,...More

Thank LeeMike
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best fish and chips in canada let me tell you that....plus the waitress was a sweetheart very friendly and professional love this place will suggest anyone who loves fish too try it if your near by the ower is realy friendly and...More

Thank michael a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family LOVES fish and chips; and we love this restaurant. We cottage nearby every summer on the Saugeen Shores, and we save our Monday night meal for Lord Elgin. Be prepared for a bit of a wait for a table, but it is well...More

Thank zedkaay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant several times over the last few years and felt It deserved this long overdue review. We have visited Lord Elgin fish and chips three times over the last two years while in town camping. Each time we've enjoyed a fabulously...More

Thank stevealang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped on the way through when we saw the Trip Advisor reviews. The halibut was cooked just right and the fries and home made vinegar type coleslaw were also good. The service was excellent and this is obviously a well frequented local establishment. It's...More

Thank TimMiddleton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are very happy that we finally ate dinner at this long standing establishment. The food was piping hot, delicious and plentiful. The entire restaurant was spotless and the staff was extremely pleasant. We ate at 19:00h on a Wednesday and the place was constantly...More

1  Thank Wanderingwindsorite
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

From the name, you know what you should order. The fish and the chips were crispy and light. No oily aftertaste left on my pallet. My date had the seafood platter which included battered fish and shrimp but no scallops as were advertised on the...More

Thank John C
LordElgin F, Owner at Lord Elgin Fish & Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

I'm glad you enjoyed your dinner here. I apologize your server didn't inform you there were no scallops. Your server also didn't explain the reason there were no scallops is that there was a recall because they had come into contact with milk products during...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I normally don't give a 5 but this time I have to. Atmosphere was great (quiet). Service was great. If you like fish and chips, the food is awesome. I have also had the take home fish. It is great as well. Just don't over...More

Thank Whiffle64
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 11
Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5128 Goderich Street, Port Elgin, Ontario N0H 2C1, Canada (Formerly Lord Elgin Fish and CHips)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bruce County  >  Port Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 519-832-2224
  • E-mail
Lord Elgin Fish & Chips is a family owned business that opened in Port Elgin in 1980. In March 2013 we were voted as 2nd best fish & chips in Canada, by Canadian Living Magazine. We specialize in hand cut halibut and fresh cut fries, or all you can eat haddock Mondays and Tuesdays.
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