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Captain John's Fish & Chips

$$ - $$$Seafood,
669 10th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 6T6, Canada
+1 519-376-4903
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (5 reviews)
“coleslaw” (7 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
669 10th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 6T6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The fries were chewy and very greasy. The cod was ok , what there was of it, after pulling it out of a mound of grease dripping batter. The roll was a bit stale The cole slaw was ok but needed a bit of seasoning....More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the special - 2 piece haddock and chips. It was good - typical of fish and chip places. Wasn't overly busy inside. The decor is nice to look at while waiting for food.

Thank snakez27
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to eat at Captain John's with family on August 15, 2017. Couldn't eat in as the fumes from refinishing the tables (which were still tacky) were literally nauseating. The cashier blamed construction next door but the smell was definitely coming from Captain John's, not...More

Thank PVRegular
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Read other reviews & was skeptical about trying, my parents and I got take out there 2 Haddock fish and chips and a cod fish and chips. Good fish and chips; not greasy. I would say this is a good place and for your money...More

1  Thank Julie Z
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Used to love it wouldn't go anywhere else for fish and chips. I agree with other reviews the fries and the fish batter are not the same. Personally I won't be eating there again unless I hear that they have gone back to they way...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Used to be fresh cut well cooked and big portions. Now very greasy. Just isn't the same any longer Have gave a few chances too

1  Thank Shawn R
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I don't know. That's the owner, cooking, or somebody else been in there several times and the fish does not taste like the fish I ordered. I know what halibut tastes like, and I told them several times and they keep telling me it is....More

1  Thank Star S
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Ever since they've moved to the new location the service and the food isn't as good as it was before. Very saddened by this. The last time I had the fish and chips, the fish batter was very greasy and the fries soggy. Not worth...More

2  Thank Anne T
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We have been going to Captain John's fish restaurant for many years as we pass though Owen Sound on our way to the cottage in Tobermory. The fresh fish is cooked when you order so it is hot an fresh. You have a choice of...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Captain John's Fish & Chips is OK if you like greasy Battered Fish, the menu is not very much to choose from

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Mike P
24 June 2015|
Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
10th Street West - in the Powered Up building.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 669 10th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 6T6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Owen Sound
  • Phone Number: +1 519-376-4903
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