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Barb's Fish and Chips

1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
+1 250-384-6515
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (450 reviews)
“chowder” (88 reviews)
“cole slaw” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 1,324 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

All you had to do was to look at the line to know it must be good. Fish and chips were good and the fish soup was very good. Finding a place to sit was a challenge though but to be expected in that area.

Thank Wayne W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was very nice. It was a cool day for sure, as I visited in October. The fish and chips were terrific. I am a regular fish and chips eater, so I would say this was very good. I loved the atmosphere and would...More

Thank RoxanneG1
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great review! I'm glad you enjoyed your visit down on the wharf and I hope we see you next season. :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Halibut fish and chips...Good fish with terrible batter, fried in cheap oil with gross tartar sauce...Sorry, but we will never give this place another chance!

Thank 123crossroad
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Apologies for not meeting your standards.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Barb's looked like it had a nice selection of seafood, but we decided on having cheeseburgers instead. We enjoyed eating them on the wharf before our whale watching excursion. They were good hearty burgers!

Thank ShamrockGlade
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great review! We make our burgers ourselves, and they are definitely one of my favourite items on the menu. :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent fish and chips in a perfect location on Fishermans Wharf. Don't know how you can get any better. Also a good value, about $15 per person.

Thank PBSpeakeasy
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for such a wonderful review! I'm glad you enjoyed your time down on the wharf. It's very beautiful down here. I hope we get to see you next season! :)

Reviewed October 11, 2018

We walked to the collection of shops situated over the water and came across Barb's Fish and Chips. The fish and chips came with Coleslaw and we had a drink.

Thank 155richard81
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review! I hope you enjoyed your time down on the wharf. :)

Reviewed October 9, 2018

We came here in a recommendation from our Air BnB host in Victoria; it was a fun location in Fisherman's Wharf. I am a major fish & chips lover and so are my two kids (10 & 8) and the three of us loved this...More

Thank Matthew M
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for such a wonderful response Matthew! I'm gland your family enjoyed your time down here with us, and I hope you managed to see a seal!

Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

After touring Victoria from our cruise ship, we decided to stop at Fisherman's Wharf for a seafood lunch. It's not the wharf like San Francisco, but is a small, picturesque version of it. We chose Barb's for an outdoor lunch overlooking the harbor. We chose...More

Thank Nancy P
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review Nancy! I'm glad you enjoyed your time down on the wharf with us, and I hope you come and visit us next year too! :)

Reviewed October 7, 2018

My hubby and I decided to stop at Barb's after walking around Victoria. We were so glad we did! We had the fish & chips and a cup of seafood chowder...YUM! The fish was a large piece of fish and it was so fresh! The...More

Thank marycE1319VN
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this wonderful review Mary! I'm glad you enjoyed your time with us. We make our own chowder, and I agree it is very delicious! I hope you manage to make your way back to us next season. :)

Reviewed October 4, 2018

Barb’s Fish and Chips is something of a Victoria landmark, having been a fixture of Fisherman’s Wharf for the past 34 years. And for good reason. The food at this floating restaurant is good. Really good. In fact, after my partner and I left, I...More

1  Thank PookyCake
Chip_Barbs, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Thank you so much for such a wonderful review! I am glad that you enjoyed your food and your time with us. I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the staff. :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-384-6515
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Description
Barb's is a quaint seaside seafood restaurant floating at the bustling Fisherman's Wharf in the inner harbor of Victoria, BC. Be prepared to be entertained by our energetic harbor environment while pleasantly satisfying your appetite.
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