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“Fresh fish!!!”
Review of Northern Fish Co

Northern Fish Co
Ranked #80 of 862 Restaurants in Tacoma
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Reviewed August 21, 2015

I can walk to this place daily, It's got wonderful staff and great food. I love the cod wrap, the fish and chips and the clam chowder. I also enjoy their fresh sea weed. Yummy!!!

Thank Raintreeflower
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Reviewed August 14, 2015

Northern Fish is part of a chain of fish shops...there is another location close to the Museum of Glass and another just off of South Tacoma Way.

This location is their tourist spot. You can get fish & chips and chowders here to eat on the water. You can also get cuts of fish to go home.

I do not recommend the food here. It's not terrible, but it's quite expensive for what it is. Also, almost every time I buy soup here it is over condensed from sitting too much. Pass.

However, the fish counter is quite good. You will find competitive prices on any cut of fish they carry. They usually have at least 3 varieties of salmon at any time. You will find oysters, clams, scallops and sushi grade tuna in pre-packed blocks. They also have a nice selection of smoked & "candied" seafood.

The staff here is excellent. They tend to stay - so you can count on friendly people who get to know you if you live in the area. Super friendly and helpful to visitors as well.

While I miss the days when this was more of a shack that was open on the back and the sea gulls would sit and wait for chum...it still is quite charming and worth a visit!

Thank jennifer s
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Reviewed August 12, 2015

This is our Mecca for local seafood and shellfish. Prices are competitive with anyone, and we love the staff, who "keep it real" with panache and humor. If you are visiting and don't cook, stop in for their fish and chips and other delicacies.

Thank Seattle_Hiker
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Reviewed August 11, 2015

We both had the halibut and chips, it was tasty and not greasy and the batter was thin and crispy. Staff was very friendly. We would definitely come back.

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Thank troutcreekfreak
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Reviewed May 29, 2015

I can't figure out the ups and downs on the reviews of this place. We went here on a hunch, passing through Tacoma. We ordered clam chowder and halibut and fries and both were delicious. Right on the money. This is not a 5 star restaurant. It is a pass thru the window, eat outside Fish 'n chips café exactly what you look for in this kind of seafront location and it delivered the goods. Prices were reasonable, the lady who waited on us was sweet. The fish cooked perfect and juicy and hot. The chowder was Very good. What is not to like?

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Thank Patrick D
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