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The Flying Fish Cafe

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1 The Foreshore Road, Port Elliot, South Australia 5212, Australia
+61 8 8554 3504
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (55 reviews)
“salad” (30 reviews)
“calamari” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 The Foreshore Road, Port Elliot, South Australia 5212, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I had lunch here at the restaurant and both loved it. The location overlooking the beach was great and the staff were attentive and friendly. Excellent beer and wine list and the entree, main and dessert were all brilliant, couldn’t fault anything....More

Thank Jeremy198200
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our social group of 23 had morning tea here. The service was great, the morning tea spread they did for us was delicious. Lots of variety of cakes scones etc. The coffee was perfect. In fact we went back there on the way home and...More

Thank Diann Y
Flying Fish C, Manager at The Flying Fish Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Diann. Thank you for your lovely comments. It was an absolute pleasure to have your group here. Regards, Sharon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner for two. Atmosphere can not be faulted. Service friendly. Have been here before, had high expectations. Was hoping for a seafood platter for one, which I’d had before, but for lunch. Had the steak, steak was cooked well, veges nice. Was missing a sauce...More

Thank Tania F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely restaurant next to a beautiful beach. Experienced great food, service and atmosphere. A bit hard to find in the dark with my GPS but was worth stopping and asking the locals.

Thank Ray E
Reviewed 15 April 2018

It was a cool day well spent. We were driving back from the Horseshoe Bay when we came to a little restaurant with a nice view of the bay and a pretty good parking space. We were enticed by the fish and chips, ice cream...More

Thank ynadqnor
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Take away lunch for the family. Beer battered fish and chips - perfect Seafood selection. - perfect Garfish and chips - perfect Greek salad - perfect Friendly staff Extremely quick service despite being really busy over the Easter long weekend Reasonably priced Highly recommended

Thank Coroona
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Headed to the Flying Fish Cafe for a lovely Birthday Lunch. We started off with perfectly cooked scallops to share, they were so good we ordered more!! The salmon and dill dip was also another nice starter. Mains were Salt and Pepper Calamari....lightly crumbed and...More

Thank Saffy68
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Overlooking Horseshoe Bay at Port Elliot this little Cafe is very popular with locals and tourists alike. You can buy take away food and coffee as well as dine in. Have been here several times and the Staff are always smiling and helpful. The view...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 24 March 2018

A great casual spot for fish and chips washed with a fine local wine or beer. A word of warning public holidays are extremely busy so be patient, chill out with a cool refreshing drink of choice.

Thank ge0ffis
Reviewed 20 March 2018

fish and chips excellent, fresh good reasonable price, beautiful setting, limited parking, very popular.

Thank Lynne B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 The Foreshore Road, Port Elliot, South Australia 5212, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Port Elliot
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8554 3504
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