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Lord Elgin Fish & Chips

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$$ - $$$
Seafood, Canadian
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5128 Goderich Street, Port Elgin, Ontario N0H 2C1, Canada (Formerly Lord Elgin Fish and CHips)
+1 519-832-2224
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 20:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 19:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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Toronto, Canada
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We have eaten at Lord Elgins several times, in all seasons. The fish and chips are consistent, they are always good. The coleslaw is nice, has more flavour than your typical slaw. The fish is fresh cooked, the batter is crispy, and the homemade fries are good and there is often a slick of grease on your plate when you... More 

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Kincardine, Canada
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Went there for lunch with the Wife as I had heard such good reviews. Decided on the fish lunchtime special. The good: the staff , service and the chips. Not so good. The fish. Too much batter and not that tasty. Overall just average. Maybe my expectations were too high based on the reviews. I'm not expecting it to be... More 

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Thank Stuart K
Mississauga, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Atmosphere was good, staff was OK, but the food was average. Fish was bit oily and there was lot of batter. Not sure what was the light part in it? We were not impressed and don"t plan to visit this restaurant again.

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Thank Amarjit B
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had the seafood platter ... yum ... scallops, shrimp and halibut ... and lots of homecut fries ... what is there not to enjoy! Never can go wrong eating here ... Mon and Tues is all you can eat Fish 'n Chips ... great deal!

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Thank HESSN22
London, Canada
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We were passing through Port Elgin last week and happened to see Lord Elgin fish & chips restaurant so we stopped for lunch. It was the Monday all you can eat haddock & chips day so we all ordered that. It all was excellent. The fish was some of the best I've ever had, so was their coleslaw. The chips... More 

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Thank Michelle_B563
Mississauga
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

had the best halibut & chips I have ever tasted. Have been going there for over 10 years when on vacation in Southampton.

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Thank Donald B
Toronto, Canada
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81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were at Lord Elgin last week on a Monday night, they have unlimited fish on Mondays, my husband was very happy..not only was the fish unlimited but also very tasty. I ordered the scallops and fries and thoroughly enjoyed my meal. Will be back again.

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Thank ramger66
Wiarton, Canada
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We all thoroughly enjoyed our halibut dinners. The service was excellent! This restaurant never disappoints.

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Thank MLMartin2013
Guelph, Canada
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127 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The fish and chips at this restaurant are among the best that we have eaten. They are also available frozen to take home. Their shrimp and Cole Slaw are also excellent. The restaurant is modern, cozy and friendly. The servers make you feel welcome as soon as you walk in and are fast and efficient. Prices are very reasonable. It's... More 

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Thank Redfox-7
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We had all you can eat fish night was excellent with great fast service. The waitress was always offering you more without us even asking

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:30
Thursday
11:00 - 19:30
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5128 Goderich Street, Port Elgin, Ontario N0H 2C1, Canada (Formerly Lord Elgin Fish and CHips)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bruce County  >  Port Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 519-832-2224
Description
Lord Elgin Fish & Chips is a family owned business that opened in Port Elgin in 1980. In March 2013 we were voted as 2nd best fish & chips in Canada, by Canadian Living Magazine. We specialize in hand cut halibut and fresh cut fries, or all you can eat haddock Mondays and Tuesdays.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?