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Tartan Fish & Chips

$$ - $$$
Seafood, Canadian, Fast food
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579 Kerr St Unit 2B, Oakville, Ontario L6K 3E1, Canada
+1 905-815-9319
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Oakville, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Picked up two orders of Fish & Chips last night. It was two strips of fish like Highliners Fish Sticks. Very lightly battered, extremely thin & dry. $44.00 for 2 people with coleslaw. Will not return there.

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Thank b0cr0
Oakville, Canada
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Tartan Fish and Chips has been our only go-to fish and chip restaurant for more than 30 years. This Oakville fixture has just-caught halibut, light and fluffy batter and great fresh cut french fries. The very best fish and chips in the world! Centrally located on Kerr Street.

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Oakville, Canada
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107 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

I must be the minority here who doesn't rave about this place. I just find that the food here is between average and good. Granted that the service is fast and friendly, but the main thing about an eating place is the food. If I remember correctly, they charge for tartar sauce, an essential condiment to fish and chips. That... More 

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Thank mike k
Oakville, Canada
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

We had tried a number of fish & chips places in Oakville before hearing about Tartan, and after a visit there we agreed they were the best in town. We have had many visits since then to both eat in and to take out and are always pleased with the quality of the meal. The restaurant has seating for about... More 

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Thank Ian W
Oakville
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Tartan has the best fish and chips in Oakville. Even travelled to Nova Scotia and Tartan was waaayyyy better.

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Thank veronica2
Burlington, Ontario, Canada
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172 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

We have been coming here for years and really enjoy our Friday night Fish and Chips. Quality and portions are good and the service is excellent.

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1 Thank TomandHope
Boone, Iowa
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Best fish and chips I have had in a while. Scottish decor and run by an Asian couple! The menu is simple halibut, haddock, chicken tenders all are fresh. The chips are hand cut, also salad, mushy peas, and spring rolls are offered.

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Thank IowaGordons
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Tartans is a little out if my way but well worth it, the quality and quantity of food is more than enough, good quality of fish and great batter not full of grease,very pleasant people

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Thank Canadianguyehhh
OAKVILLE
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Better than-I'm going to say it...Caz's which is an Oakville tradition. Tartan is a basic place, no liquor license but we usually take it away and enjoy at home while watching our favourite English television.

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North Potomac, Maryland
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

Large portions of chips. Tartar sauce is all in packets. I always order the cheapest fish and it's always good and crispy. It smells rather fried-foody in there, so don't go there if you have to go somewhere else afterwards, you'll smell like hot oil. The staff is friendly.

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Thank Anne P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 579 Kerr St Unit 2B, Oakville, Ontario L6K 3E1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oakville
  • Phone Number: +1 905-815-9319

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?