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Barb's Fish and Chips

) #22 of 917 Restaurants in Victoria $$ - $$$ Seafood, Fast food,
1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
+1 250-384-6515
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (419 reviews)
“chowder” (80 reviews)
“cole slaw” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Soups
$$ - $$$
1 Dallas Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 0B2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Victoria has fish & chips on just about every menu of every restaurant we've ever been but this is certainly in the top 3, it's popularity speaks for itself but worth ot if you see a lineup, you'll know why!..generous portions, service with a smile...More

Thank Jo444111
Reviewed 4 days ago

We walked from the downtown area to Fisherman's Wharf. had a late lunch at Barb's. The place was busy, but food was ready promptly, and fairly easy to get a table outside. We split a two piece Fish and Chips, and each had a cup...More

Thank chenryjr
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great two piece fish and chips meals and left stuffed! Fries and fish both delicious. A bit hard to get a table, as this place gets very busy!!

Thank Lem0n07
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The fish was great however the fries were frozen and deep fried and didn't taste that great. We'llnextdoornext door nexnext door next time.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 6 days ago

We read many reviews raving about this place so felt we had to try it. We waited 40 minutes to order and another 15 minutes to get our food. The fish is smallish (the size of your cell phone) with a good serving of fries....More

Thank guelphyogagirl
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had to visit Barb's for a late lunch based on its well-deserved reviews. I suspect the wait at noon is tough to take, but we purposely went at 2:00 and had our food within 15 minutes of getting in line. The fish and chips...More

Thank EBoydTG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Barb's is one of the best fish and chip shops in Victoria and the on-the-harbour atmosphere can't be beat! They have a good variety of other food aside from just fish and chips and all is good. There is often a wait during peak times...More

Thank M0mmaBear75
NathKeo, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Wow - thanks so much for an excellent review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The line up was very long but it moved pretty quickly. We had the fish and chips and breaded shrimp. Delicious! Definitely will be back for more!

Thank Sherry M
NathKeo, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much Sherry! Hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Best fish and chips in town, and an amazing atmosphere. It is a little pricey, but remember it's fresh! Expect to wait some time, and there might not be any available seating, especially for large parties or parties with children.

Thank Rachael B
NathKeo, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much Rachael, glad to hear you've always had great meals with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered the 1 piece halibut dinner with a side of seafood chowder and it was absolutely delicious! Absolutely cannot wait to return!

Thank Yvette S
NathKeo, Manager at Barb's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much Yvette! Hope to see you again soon :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
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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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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