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The Fish Shop

) #187 of 4,780 Restaurants in Sydney $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
22 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9326 9000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cuttlefish” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Service very good until it got busy then we could not get our coffee. We asked that it arrive with the desserts but had long finished desserts and then had to signal for coffee. We were told "sorry but we suddenly got busy" Coffee arrived...More

Thank 1234Col
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My 4th visit now - The Fish Shop a number one treat for me. I love the welcome, the ambiance and of course the FISH From fish in Coff's Harbour to the best fish in Sydney - yeah!

Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Another great Merivale experience for a very enjoyable dinner with my parents. Cuttlefish entree, grilled snapper and flat head for mains.

Thank Leo C
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This restaurant is in great location. Food is delicious. Excellent service. Get there early because it can get crowed very quickly. Will recommend.

Thank Rdc C
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Was walking past and we popped in for lunch. The restaurant has a nice vibe and the staff were all lovely. We started with Oysters, snapper tartare with warm bread and I had to try a potato scallop. All were dilicious with a nice bottle...More

Thank peteonholiday
Reviewed 6 May 2017

three of us visited on a Sunday in April, didn't want a full meal and happy to share some smaller share plates. there was nothing fancy about the food but it was particularly tasty and with a nice bottle of wine it was a very...More

Thank AlSandy2015
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The Fish Shop got better and better as the evening went on. It looked good from the outside; really buzzy atmosphere inside. Good menu on the table; even more interesting specials. And a great welcome that turned into seriously great service across the evening. We...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Went last night, 3 adults and 2 children under 6,fabulous food, attentive waitress on arrving, great waiter who engaged the children and had brilliant customer care skills.The fish was tip too as was the wine, highly recommended restaurant , plus colouring for the children, winner...More

Thank seapath
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Wow Wow Wow Love the style & food. I had just flown down from Coffs Harbour - reason for visiting Potts Point. Entrees - photo Crumbed fish cake, rocket salad with coriander & mint sauce - crispy with chunky fish. Delicious - Cuttlefish, garlic, chili...More

Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Had a very pleasant fish lunch in Potts Point - fresh fish - lots of dished to choose from - helpful and attentive staff

Thank Shay D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9326 9000
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Executive chef Jeremy Strode of Bistrode CBD fame brings a taste of the sea to the heart of Potts Point. Working with local, seasonal, and sustainable Australian seafood and produce, Jeremy presents mouth-watering dishes and a market list that changes daily to reflect fare sourced from the Sydney Fish Market. Sink into comfortable booth seating and relax with the best of Australian and international wines, expertly curated by Merivale Group Sommelier Franck Moreau. While away time over lunch or dinner, or grab take-away if you're on the go. At The Fish Shop, fish are friends and food.
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