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The Octopus Fish Shop

4 Mount St, Burnie, Tasmania 7320, Australia
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus” (12 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Fast food
4 Mount St, Burnie, Tasmania 7320, Australia
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

we visit the Octopus for takeaways on occasions, the food is always fresh and the service is amazing.

Thank mrjkmurfet
Reviewed 30 June 2017

The fish is local and tastes fresh, the staff are always friendly, and the price is what you would expect for fresh local fish.

Thank Eire_Moi
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We decided to give this local fish and chippery a go rather than the nearby fine dining seafood restaurants. So happy about that choice. I love the fact that it's all locally caught and a family-run business. Their fish is lovely as are their seafood...More

Thank Sivitrii S
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Sit in or takeaways, also sell a variety of fresh and frozen fish, food is good, service and be a little slow, it worth your time to call ahead with your order, street parking close to the beach, get a takeaways and enjoy it on...More

Thank oscar h
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Purchased captains pack at $28. Great value. All items cooked beautifully lovely batter crunchy. Highly recommend

Thank Cris R
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my family yesterday. Good old fashioned fish 'n chips, with a good variety of fresh fish to choose from, and choice in whether you have it fried, crumbed or grilled. Lots of kids and pack options too. We had two crumbed pink...More

Thank wtandy
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I go here quite often, always great service and fantatic food. Beautiful crispy batter on the fish and very tasty. Great value for money as well. Definitely the best fish & chip shop I have found in a long, long time.

Thank Stacey A
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I buy fish and chips here frequently and sometimes travel from Devonport for them. They are the BEST, fresh and crispy cooked and always have a variety of fish instead of the old flake routine ! Just fabulous

Thank jeancinmel
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

After a long journey to get to Burnie and a beautiful.sunny day to arrive on, eating freshly cooked fish'n'chips on the sea front was a real treat. The Octopus Fish shop is just across the road from the beach. It has a wonderful selection of...More

3  Thank Judy H
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I live locally and this place never fails to cater great seafood and chips! Always seems to be very young staff working but they're very mature and have an outstanding demeanor for customer service! They cook the food in front of you so you know...More

1  Thank RheeLee
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Australian, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Mount St, Burnie, Tasmania 7320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Burnie
  • Phone Number: 03-6431-6478
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