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Barb's Fish and Chips

1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
+1 250-384-6515
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (428 reviews)
“chowder” (82 reviews)
“cole slaw” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Soups
$$ - $$$
1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Perfectly convenient location, friendly staff, good fish and honest prices: all you might ask for when out and about in Victoria!

Thank chibakun
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We live in a seaside town in the UK and missed our weekly fish-supper so when we saw Barb's we thought of home. After trying the cod, halibut and salmon (all in batter) meals I confess our local just doesn't compare to the fresh fish,...More

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I am not a big fish eater but I really enjoyed Barb's Fish and Chips. It has a light batter and is not greasy. The portions are very filling. Don't let a long line up discourage you, it moves quickly. It has a nice seating...More

Thank lionlooksright
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are discriminate keep in mind this place makes its fries from frozen fries. I honestly never expected a fish and chip place to use frozen fries.

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 4 days ago

I regretted that I had fish and chips the day before I came here. Obviously, I could have had it again, but my quest for variety meant I had to try something else, so clam strips (my usual second choice) and chowder was a worthy...More

Thank klew97
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My first time to Fisherman's Wharf, had the 2 piece fish n chips. It was very good! Not the absolute best I've ever had, but I would go back there. You get a little cup of coleslaw too.

Thank nikibee
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our friends took us down to Fisherman's Wharf to apparently have the best fish and chips. Well, I couldn't agree more! I had the 1pc halibut and chips. It was amazing! I absolutely loved it and would definitely recommend it to everyone! You won't be...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 6 days ago

The chowder was the best we had on Vancouver Island. We were not impressed with the Salmon but went back for the chowder. Great sitting at the picnic tables on fisherman's wharf watching the water taxi's go back and forth.

Thank Laura N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We make an annual pilgramage here every year, it's one of the few places you can get clam strips in Victoria and are good! Located at Fisherman's Wharf theres lots to look at while you eat. The menu is almost all deep fried so keep...More

Thank CFVet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beef patty in Barb's burger does not look juicy at all.. just a dark grey.. all the toppings makes it pretty good. The fish and chips and clam chowder are really great. Good staff.

Thank Peterprev
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-384-6515
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Barb's is a quaint seaside seafood restaurant floating at the bustling Fisherman's Wharf in the inner harbor of Victoria, BC. Be prepared to be entertained by our energetic harbor environment while pleasantly satisfying your appetite.
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