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A Fish Called Coogee

$$ - $$$Seafood, Fast food,
229 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales 2034, Australia
+61 2 9664 7700
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bok choy” (18 reviews)
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“scallops” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
229 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales 2034, Australia
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Fresh fish marinated. Bok choy with sauce... And some chips. It was delicious. The restaurant opened when I lived in Coogee 17 years ago. Still going strong. Gotta say something about the place!

Thank AstonMum
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Normally when you go into a fish a chips shop, you'd expect battered fish and chips. At "A Fish Called Coogee", they have all the fresh seafood marinated in their counter uncooked so that they can cook to order. They serve sides like bok choy...More

Thank Fran H
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Great fresh fish. Chosen by you and you pay by the weight. Amazing fish and flavor options. I suggest takeaway and eating it on the grass by the beach. Definitely a locals favourite

Thank turbocharged_living
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Needing an early meal A Fish on Coogee was the family's choice. The little one chose the fish and chips and the parents had to choose from a range of fresh or marinated fish in various sauces. The salmon in its sauce was fantastic and...More

Thank IanMcP
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We came to a Fish Called Coogee for fish and chips after a day at the beach. The restaurant is very homey, and they have lots of fresh fish beautifully displayed at the counter. Our fish and chips were crispy and delicious, and a good...More

Thank sophie874
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

What an ordeal. Ordered a fish burger. My friend ordered one after me. Hers arrived...15 mins later i am still waiting for mine. I follow-up only to be told they are onto it. 5 mins laters i am told they have run out of buns....More

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

A no frills cafe serving excellent food. Really enjoyed the choice of fish and side dishes. Have been many times and always enjoy my visit.

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I wish there were " fish and chip " shops like this in the U.K. with a range of both fresh filleted and marinaded fish and shellfish on offer to be grilled or battered.We had the Barramundi in a very light batter with perfect chips...More

Thank Nicholas G
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Outstanding food and fresh fish! We had a dozen Bluff oysters, the tuna and the chili-lime dory. They charge based on weight and grill the fish to order. The smells were delicious and so was the food! Even the salad was good, mixed greens, sundried...More

Thank luv2travelgrrl
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Great basic serve of fish and chips. For all else don't bother, go to a restaurant instead. Same price, or cheaper, and you won't have to bother cramming in to the small place. We got stung with a $75 bill for a few bits and...More

Thank hberman68
Very accessible by public transport, Coogee is the
smaller, friendlier, more intimate version of Bondi
Beach. Coogee is the only beach in the Eastern suburbs
that does not have big waves, making it an excellent
family beach. The Coogee Bay Hotel, located right
across the beach, has one of the biggest beer gardens
in Australia and plenty of entertainment every night
of the week. Be on the lookout for celebrity
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1 March 2017|
Response from Sam L | Reviewed this property |
Hey unsure to what the sauce was at a guess id go "honey soy" if you ask im sure they'll tell you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales 2034, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick  >  Coogee>  > Coogee
  • Neighbourhood: Coogee
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9664 7700
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