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Murphy's Fish & Chips

88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
+1 902-895-1275
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (123 reviews)
“scallops” (20 reviews)
“cole slaw” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Despite being full from breakfast, I stopped in to try their famous Fish and Chips. A nice feature on the menu is that you can order a single piece of fish with no sides for $5.00! The piece I had lived up to the hype....More

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Staff was super friendly but the food was below average. I have eaten here before and it was good but not this time. The fries were soggy and the fish was barely cooked.

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice restaurant with classic seafood Decour. Friendly service full seafood menu and excellent food. I had the sampler plate which had fish and chips as well as scallops, oysters, Shrimp. It was all deep fried an battered but delicious an around $18. The straight...More

1  Thank Greg B
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Went for lunch one day after a town employee recommended it as being the best fish & shops in town. They were right

Thank raine0405
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Although the food here is of a high quality and the servers are efficient and courteous, I find the owners to be arrogant and condescending.

Thank AlexanderRR
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Atmosphere is great as usual. waitress was one of the best. Place was clean but the fish AND the chips were dripping with oil... the bottom of the fish batter was soggy . I don't know what happened in the past year but what a...More

Thank Allan R
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I have been here a many times and can't recommend this place enough. it is a cozy place and well laid out so not to feel crowded. The food is top of the line when it comes to fish and chips at least as I...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Had lunch here during a trip to Truro. My son had the sea food platter. It was enormous. I had the fish and chips which was also great. The staff was fantastic. The service was fast and the food was wonderful. I can see why...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 16 February 2017

restaurant is on Esplanade in downtown Truro so easy to find with great service and great food. Prices are very fair also.

2  Thank Brian N
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Not only is the food fantastic at this restaurant but the employee's make you feel at home. I've never been greeted and catered to in such a great way at any other restaurant. Walking out with a smile on my face was the best part...More

1  Thank Yvonne A
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Bob H
what is the menu at Murphy's Fish & Chips?
28 August 2016|
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Response from bbkkll44 | Reviewed this property |
If you go there and not order Fish and Chips. It would be the same as going to a Pizza place and ordering a steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 902-895-1275
  • E-mail
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