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Captain John's Seafood Restaurant - CLOSED

2 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
11 Dec 2015
“Tasty F&C”
5 Dec 2015
“Slow but excellent. ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Australian
2 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
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Reviewed 11 December 2015

The fish and chips from this coastal shop were better than average, obviously cooked in new vegetable oil. The range was surprisingly varied too. Well worth a visit.

Thank Fell0w_Traveller49
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Although we did wait a little longer than expected it was a very enjoyable meal. Burger's were stuffed with goodness, I will return on my next visit.

Thank jewkhaix
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Great fish and chips for takeaway. Reasonable price as well. Have tried others around town and we always come back to captain johns.mthe people who run it are really friendly, our little boy loves going there.

Thank HowleyTravels
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Ordered fish and chips for the family. Arrived in good time, the chips were really good, cooked in hot oil, nice and crunchy. Fish was thin and pretty tasteless. Batter was good, but I think I got the Grenadier when I asked for the Barramundi....More

Thank Russell S
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

Love the fish and chips - red emperor is delish!! Love the freshly cooked fish Always stop here for the fish and chips when ever we are in Merimbula

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 15 January 2015

The food was really good but we waitted so long for it. They really need to organise themselves better and prepare themselves for their busiest time of the year. I wouldn't recomend it.

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

A great place to buy fish and chips. Friendly staff, fresh fish and a large range of other take away. Located in the centre of town so close to everything. Recommend highly.

Thank cashluce
Reviewed 4 April 2014

We went here for lunch and it was sooooo good, we went back the next day for more. The service was quick and friendly. You have to try the sweet lipped snapper. What better review can you give that you returned for more.

Thank 639Kay
Reviewed 18 March 2014

Having travelled from country NSW to Merimbulla, a seaside town, we were hoping to dine at a restaurant that had a range of fresh seafood. We were a little disappointed that there were only two fish dishes on the mains menu. Having ordered the whole...More

Thank Dieter B
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Service excellent and meal excellent. The delicate scallops in particular were delicious - and came with the pink shell intact !

Thank Madeleine S
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Restaurant Details

Seafood, Australian
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Merimbula
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