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Murphy's Fish & Chips

88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
+1 902-895-1275
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (159 reviews)
“clams” (35 reviews)
“fries” (69 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the fish and whole clams special. The mashed potatoes were creamy and hot. The clams were not overcooked and the fish was perfect Our server was very attentive and the meal arrived promptly Highly recommend

Thank Wanald
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Dropping in grease , cool, fish wasn't overly fresh and fries were soggy Don't bother People are lovely but.....

Thank Bernice C
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This place could make Truro a destination. I would certainly come here again for their fried fish. I had the seafood platter - WOW! Was it ever good! My wife had the clam strips and we shared. The fish was fresh and the batter was...More

Thank woodmister
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We have just been to the friendliest fish and chip shop ever! The staff were delightful, and the food was just great. We had the Seafood platter with an extra piece of fish and that was enough for us both. The clams and scallops were...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 22 September 2017

After a long day of driving, in miserable weather, we stopped at Murphy's for a quick bite to eat. We settled for the fish chowder that arrived hot and loaded with lots of potato and fish; it sure hit the spot. The staff were very...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 21 September 2017

What a fantastic place. Great seafood for a great price. Super fast service and food delivery. Great friendly staff and interesting decor with stained glass and sailboats. The owner is such a sweetheart.

Thank Kathy N
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Our fish and chip meal was the best we ever had so we made sure we came back one more time on our trip so we could enjoy it again. If you are in the area, stop by, you won't be disappointed!!

Thank JustHangingOut
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Their fried fish is the best that I've ever eaten! The batter is tasty and light and the fish is meaty. Large portions. Diners have the choice of how many pieces of fish. One of our group ate fried scallops; and she like them too....More

Thank Rojozia
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I stopped for lunch on one of our road trips while vacationing in N.S. We both ordered the Haddock/ Scallop Combo. Came to the table hot and crispy, not oily. Served with fries, coleslaw, tartar sauce and steamed carrots. My only complaint would...More

Thank divinelavine
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Your usual fish and chips place. The staff were very nice and it's a cute layout of the eating area and a cool conversion to a kitchen, but the positive stops there. Food is merely OK

Thank Nick L
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Bob H
29 August 2016|
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Response from bbkkll44 | Reviewed this property |
If you go there and not order Fish and Chips. It would be the same as going to a Pizza place and ordering a steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 902-895-1275
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