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The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood

20 Proper Bay Rd | Opposite the Racecourse, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
+61 8 8682 2166
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (54 reviews)
“fresh fish” (54 reviews)
“seafood” (67 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 am - 6:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Fast food, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
LOCATION
20 Proper Bay Rd | Opposite the Racecourse, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Had the most amazing lunch with my brother who was visiting from England and my son. The freshest most delicious fish, super friendly staff and a great atmosphere. Couldn't recommend highly enough!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Janine W
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

How wonderful, we are truly pleased that your experience here with us was a positive one. Thank you for the recommendation.

Reviewed 21 October 2018

This has some of the best battered oysters and muscles I have tasted. The smoked chili squid is also good but beware, it is hot. Fish can be purchased either cooked or raw. I thoroughly recommend this place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wendy505007
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for your recommendation. Management and staff appreciate this.

Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Our friends booked the tour without us knowing so we went along for the ride. It was great our tour guide Tan was informative and educational. We learnt about types of fish, processing methods, waste management and had a tasting plate at the end. Highly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BuddingSommelier61
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Great to hear this. Thanh will be super excited. Thank you for taking the time to review us.

Reviewed 17 October 2018

We arrived here and orders were quickly taken. The freshly cooked lightly battered kingfish arrived hot with salad and chips. Absolutly delicious! But served at the table in a cardboard takeaway style box?? No washing up? Very strange.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Whitehavengirl43
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Glad to know that you enjoyed our fish and chips. Thank you for your comments regarding the cardboard box - our 'cafe' has evolved over the years from only 'takeaway' to becoming an 'eat in' along with coffee and local wine. Do you think we...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Recently had the family pack. Fantastic tasting fish and chips. Staff were friendly. Gets very busy lunch times

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank slippychip
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

So pleased that your family enjoyed our seafood and staff. We are planning to extend to ease the lunchtime rushes.

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

While staying in Port Lincoln we decided to get fish and chips here for lunch based on the reviews. It was very busy and so we had a 20 minute wait for our food but it was well worth it. The family pack is great...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank simone s
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for your great review. Staff and management appreciate this feedback. We are happy your family enjoyed lunch at The Fresh Fish Place. It is generally a super busy and we are glad you found the wait 'worth it'.

Reviewed 8 October 2018

We visited for some local produce, we were well educated by staff who were friendly helpful. The produce purchased excellent. We would have liked to purchase more but of curse travelling through limited usMore

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joel4749
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Management and staff appreciate your review. Thank you for taking the time. We are pleased that your visit here was a pleasant one and are also disappointed that you couldn't purchase more. Should you require a special shipment, we can send fresh produce via airfreight...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018

Had lunch at the Fresh Fish Place. What a great place to have a meal. It is very popular so booking may be essential. The food is very reasonably priced and of excellent quality. There is a wide variety to choose from, whether your are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Michael W
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are super pleased that you trip to the Fresh Fish Place was a good one. Our menu is based on the local catches and we are proud of the variety and quality available to serve to you. We are...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Take away fish and chips with local kingfish which just tasted of the ocean. You know it is fresh when you can taste it. Great chips too. Even the locals eat their fish and chips. So much variety.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank angelar297
Freshfishplace, Manager at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for your response and yes you are quite right in saying that the locals eat here. Our brave fishermen eat here daily. We are so proud to cook their catches for them and our visitors as yourself and we stake our reputation on...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended to us and we decided to do the tour and lunch package. Friendly young man was our tour guide and added his personal experience in his narrative which made it more interesting. Got lots of information on fish processing. In sotre...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rose R
Freshfishplace, Owner at The Fresh Fish Place - Factory Direct Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for your review. We greatly appreciate it and are so pleased that you were pleased with our service and our famous King George Whiting. We are committed to our experience being a memorable one.

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Lawrence N
21 October 2015|
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Response from Freshfishplace | Property representative |
Hi Lawrence, our behind the scenes factory tour and our retail store are both wheelchair friendly (there is a wheelchair ramp into the store) however we do not have disable toilets available at this stage. We are a 5 minute... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 18
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Proper Bay Rd | Opposite the Racecourse, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Port Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8682 2166
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Description
Multi award winning seafood centre - factory direct fresh seafood retail outlet, fish & chips, behind the scene tours and seafood cooking classes.
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