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Fish Inn Rockpool

54 Howitt St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4771 3474
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (41 reviews)
“fish tacos” (7 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
54 Howitt St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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1 - 10 of 495 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read some reviews on this place, not expecting the greatest experience. Boy did it live up to that expectation. Reservation was at 6:45, didn’t get our meals until well past 8:30. The waiter took 20 minutes to generate an order on the tablet, handwriting...More

1  Thank Olivia R
wozafishinn, Owner at Fish Inn Rockpool, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We no longer respond in detail to reviews on this site posted in the anonymous manner that is allowed by trip advisor. We have found responding on this site to be a very ineffective tool in assisting our valued customers with any concerns raised. Please...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When a resident of Towsville years ago the rockpool restaurant was a value for money vibrant restaurant.Alas no more.A Saturday night family reunion dinner was ruined with a meal of a large quantity of soft chips a small piece of fish and waiters who appeared...More

1  Thank francis07R
wozafishinn, Owner at Fish Inn Rockpool, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We no longer respond in detail to reviews on this site posted in the anonymous manner that is allowed by trip advisor. Please feel free to contact us at info@fishinnrockpool.com.au for meaningful discussions and actions regarding your visit. Regards Warren Owner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived with 10 people for grandfather LES birthday Great position great table service very poor Drink waiter did not appear all night Table with three people given 3 menus we got one --Meals arrived ---ben the six year old was served just as everyone finished...More

1  Thank Ernie Y
wozafishinn, Owner at Fish Inn Rockpool, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ernie Y We no longer respond in detail to reviews on this site posted in the anonymous manner that is allowed by trip advisor. Please feel free to contact us at info@fishinnrockpool.com.au for meaningful discussions and actions regarding your visit. Regards Warren Owner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a fabulous lunch with friends here yesterday 27th October. Had the lamb back strap salad and if you love lamb, don't go past this! I am very happy to know this meal is going on the summer menu starting in a couple of weeks....More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is the third time we thought we would give it another go, because of the nice view. worse idea ever. we had family visiting from Coolangatta poor guys had to experience this. waited 40 minutes for 2 meals when there was only 6 other...More

1  Thank kib951
wozafishinn, Owner at Fish Inn Rockpool, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Anonymous We no longer respond in detail to reviews on this site posted in the anonymous manner that is allowed by trip advisor. Please feel free to contact us at info@fishinnrockpool.com.au for meaningful discussions and actions. Regards Warren Owner

Reviewed 11 October 2017

We booked a table here for a family dinner, but when we arrived out booking either hadn't been written down or was lost, luckily they were still able to seat us inside. The layout in the main dining area is a bit cramped, they could...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I had a great breakfast here in terms of food, price, and location. The poached eggs were cooked beautifully and just the way I requested. The takeaway fish, calamari and chips I'd had the night before was also excellent. I did baulk at the $6...More

Thank Victor W
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Our dinner at the Fish Inn, overlooking the Rock Pool and ocean, was a pleasant spot. The fish special on the entry board, was not available. There was not a huge range of seafood dishes, in spite of the restaurant name! Both of our mains...More

1  Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 7 October 2017

First time on this site. Both my wife and I went to the Fish Inn for lunch. Staff greeting us was lovely and polite (Scottish girl). The meal of fish and chips was excellent and tasty and cooked perfectly. When finished spoke to the female...More

Thank BazzaKazza
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We brought the kids here for lunch and a swim. We ordered pretty quick. It was pretty busy but the food arrived in good time. We got the pack for 2 at i think about $49. By the time we added our drinks it was...More

Thank Nicole M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$33
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Howitt St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4771 3474
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