Poor quality cod used in the fish & chips. Frozen, dry & tough! In.house breading didn't help. Might be the poorest fish I have eaten. On a,brighter note, the chips and the shrimp louis were very good. pend 3 ot 4 dollars mote and enjoy...More
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The Fishwife has been in the University Park area of Portland for a long while. It is not very large and can get very crowded. Be safe and make a reservation. We were there on a Tuesday evenig and the place was packed. The prices...More
Good selection of fish, affordable pricing, and many options on cooking method (fried, grilled, poached, blackened). Staff is very nice and quick. Very casual, almost like a crab/clam shack on the beach. Seasoning on everything we ate was pretty basic - butter, salt, pepper. My...More
We were disappointed that they weren't open for lunch but well worth the wait for an early dinner. The setting was adorable and very clean. Yes, you still check the bathrooms to rate the cleanliness of their kitchen. I had their shrimp prawns, garlic mashed...More
Simple menu, but good variety. Incredible clam chowder... the kind that makes your spoon stand up. Multiple preparations for your seafood of choice... fried, grilled, blackened. Home made salad dressings and desserts. I had my Alaskan cod grilled and paired it with a side salad......More
Wonderful fresh seafood and daily specials. Recommend the cioppino, very filling. Fresh bread from local bakery. Staff is very personable. Small place, always busy, but worth the wait.