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The Chip Shack

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#4 Lower Prince St | Behind Founder's Hall, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 0C4, Canada
+1 902-316-2399
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11:30 - 18:00
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Halifax, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was our last day in PEI and we wanted to end the right way... having some PEI potatoes. We went to the best place, The Chip Shack, and it did not disappoint. We would've ordered the poutine but our daughter hasn't acquire the taste for them. We opted for the fish and chips and they were good! Prepared when... More 

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Thank curious_T_raveler17
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great stop when you're in Charlottetown! Yummy, affordable eats. We shared the lobster poutine and it was very good - very rich and filling but it is salty so be forewarned (we thought this is to be expected with fries). Owner is friendly and prices are reasonable (note: cash only). Try it out!

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Thank Traveling_Milwaukee
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lobster roll was excellent! And the Handcut PEI fries are the best! All for $12 taxes included. Caron, the Queen of Fries, has a fabulous personality, always has a big smile and a free hug! It's a must visit.

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Thank 435peterw
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have had 5 poutines in my traveling around Canada and these ones were the best. Great fries (real potatoes), lovely sauce and friendly service. (Jarda from the Czech Republic)

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Thank Jaroslav D
YYG
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Excellent Gluten-free Fish and Chips. Battered fresh not sitting for hrs or days and not pre-made by some big company!

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Thank K5298OOdavidw
Mississauga, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The best French Fries in town. Very casual. Good service The owner is very pleasant The fries are freshly cut .

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Thank shenein2017
Alberta, Canada
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Went here because of the rave reviews and word-of-mouth saying these were the best fries ever. They were pretty average fries and quite salty. Try it out if you want - we just thought they were okay!

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Brooklyn
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Freshly cut right in front of you. Fun experience. Sit outside and meet fellow travelers. Owner is a great person.

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Thank shelby1
Charlottetown, PE
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111 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We heard about the chips. We stopped by and weren't disappointed. The service was nice and the chips were fresh cut.

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Thank wannabethere542
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome service, great pricing, delicious fries. A definite must stop on the waterfront. Owner is very passionate about her business.

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Thank Suzanne D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Cash Only, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 18:00
Monday
11:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 18:00
Thursday
11:30 - 18:00
Friday
11:30 - 18:00
Saturday
11:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #4 Lower Prince St | Behind Founder's Hall, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 0C4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-316-2399
Description
Seasonal Establishment. Open from first of May to End of Oct. See you in 2017 xoxo

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