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Big H's Fish and Chips - CLOSED

12438 Barkerville Highway, Wells, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-994-3313
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“halibut” (26 reviews)
“coleslaw” (7 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
12438 Barkerville Highway, Wells, British Columbia, Canada
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21 - 30 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 8 September 2015

The best freshly cooked halibut fish dinner you will ever taste. Home made fries and delish coleslaw. Not shy on the portion size either. This place should be on TV as you gotta eat here.

Thank mskittyOntario
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Parked in the lot of the Hubs Motel in Wells, BC so extremely convenient if you are staying at the motel. Good fish and chips and their homemade lemonade was excellent - so flavourful!

Thank L N
Reviewed 23 August 2015

My daughter is a french fry lover. These were terrific: generous portion, fresh, crisp and tasty (I tried a few, of course)!

Thank AmirakCI
Reviewed 18 August 2015

This is a static food truck located in the car park of the Hubs Motel. It has some outside seating and some seating under big tents. The chips were ok, and the halibut was tasty. The toasted cheese sandwich was a bit tasteless, it needed...More

1  Thank Pixiewitches
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Seriously, the fish and chips were awesome. Not greasy, not excessive batter, just great halibut. Chips were awesome. But the surprise of all was the lemonade and the coleslaw. A bit pricey but worth every penny. Wish I knew about it the first day I...More

Thank D00lish
Reviewed 12 August 2015

It is in a remote area, so I somehow understand the prices. Fish is very good quality but the butter is so thick that at the end you really can barely taste the fish.

1  Thank 85Emma_Plant
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Who's expect to find such excellent fish & chips in such a remote area of the interior of BC? We certainly didn't, so it was a great (and tasty) surprise to run across Big H's food truck set up in the parking lot of the...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This place is run by a retired commercial fisherman and the quality of the fish was great! The home made lemon-tea was amazing and the fries were crisp and hot. We all enjoyed dinner here after a day of travelling to Wells and playing on...More

Thank otishiltz
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Best Cod and Haddock outside of the ocean itself. Stop and eat here. You will be licking your fingers for sure!

Thank northernlightstravel
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This little gem is across the parking lot from Hubs motel and is a wonderful place for dinner on a nice day. There are heated tents if its cooler or outdoor tables for warmer days. The halibut is wonderfully fresh and flavorful. The portions are...More

1  Thank Belle H
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Restaurant Details

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Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12438 Barkerville Highway, Wells, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Cariboo  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 250-994-3313
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