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Fish on Fifth

) #10 of 62 Restaurants in Sidney $$ - $$$ Seafood,
9812 Fifth St, Sidney, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-656-4022
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“halibut” (59 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 20:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
9812 Fifth St, Sidney, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great little fish and chip shop where we were made to feel very welcome and we enjoyed the special if the day, cod and chips. Great!

Thank jennymcnicol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had read some great reviews about Fish on Fifth and were looking forward to proper Fish & Chips. The restaurant wasn't particularly busy when we walked in, yet they seemed a bit disorganized. The table we were seated at was dirty. I had to...More

Thank RustyRedHead
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a quick lunch in Sydney, BC, and when I parked the car, directly across the street we saw Fish on Fifth. The restaurant boasts a large variety of fish for fish and chips and fish tacos plus some interesting vegetarian and...More

2  Thank COBWEBAgent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here on a blistering hot day, ate inside as the few tables outside were occupied. Thank heavens for a/c. Had the salmon burger, coleslaw and chips. The salmon burger wasn't round! It was moist and delicious, as was the coleslaw. The chips were the...More

2  Thank Adam R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like the Salmon grilled no coatings except seasonings. Fries are good. Many variations of fish and seafood dusted. Bistro style outdoors seating as well. I like it better outdoors in nice days as I can not enjoy my meal and a strong smell of...More

1  Thank Buncy P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Best fish & chips - have it on the new patio or inside - you have the fish without the batter and a salad - but so fresh and lots of locals and visitors - bus stop right across the street - so easy access...More

1  Thank Barbara Anne G
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is the place to get fishin' in Sidney. It's a low key funky joint with a great hipster vibe. All dishes are fabulous so I wouldn't know which to suggest first.

1  Thank Charlene B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

It's not bad, have used them often as they are handy, but small portions, quite pricey for what you get.

1  Thank djlower
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I’m revisiting places that I previously gave high ratings to see if they have maintained their quality. In this case, we were disappointed. When a restaurant touts itself as a specialist in a certain cuisine, such as seafood, they should be held to a higher...More

1  Thank Robert F
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This is a fish & chips place - not fancy but still a lot of fun and these places normally have good food. Unfortunately, this place does not - of three orders, only a bowl of soup and one order of fries was ok. other...More

1  Thank obankestrel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 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: 9812 Fifth St, Sidney, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sidney
  • Phone Number: +1 250-656-4022
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