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Purdy's Dockside

££ - £££, Seafood
1 Riverfront Road | South of the Casino on the St. Clair River, Point Edward, Ontario N7V 1J8, Canada
+1 519-344-3732
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“perch” (18 reviews)
“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
“fries” (15 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 19:30 Hours
Canadian, Seafood
££ - £££
1 Riverfront Road | South of the Casino on the St. Clair River, Point Edward, Ontario N7V 1J8, Canada
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch. Both the fried pickerel and the perch were excellent as were the chips. The portions are large so we shared them. Great value for money! There is a fish shop selling fresh fish next door!

Thank DP1066
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I previously lived near this area and loved the fresh fish. Recently I returned for a visit with a new friend and made it a point to eat supper at this place. So good we came twice. They serve catch of the day, so on...More

Thank Founky
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Was very disappointed in the service and food quality. No greeting from the students? when ordering and when the food was ready, i ordered perch it was all batter and dried up fish. Not a good 1st time experience .

Thank NewMountainBike
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Purdy's offers you a true fishery that cooks the fresh catch near the docks. Depending on the month you go in the summer, you could have your selection of perch, walleye or whitefish. The "restaurant" is actually a metal building near the water that they...More

Thank jeffpelath
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We always come here for breakfast when in town. Views are amazing, patio is a perfect place to enjoy the great menu, delicious food and prompt service. We look forward to it every year!

Thank cctraveller
Reviewed 29 July 2017

All deep fried fish, but good. Eat outside along the river. Busy place with all ages. Good French fries

Thank corkb
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Best fish, best view, good value for price - all in all a must see for visitors and locals alike. I adore eating on the river !!

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 5 July 2017

WOW Fresh perch or pickerel and plenty of it. Light batter and cooked while you wait. The fries are nicely seasoned and crispy...what else can I say.It is delicious! Bonus is sitting beside the St Clair River watching the ships/boats go by. I highly recommend...More

Thank Pattymoo54
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Some of the best fish and chips on the planet --- freshly caught that morning and expertly prepared.

1  Thank JanetDP
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Great chefs, great selection, great venue, great staff - thanks Amanda, absolutely worth another visit.

Thank Greg M
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Darryl B
22 September 2015|
Response from jaunty5 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, we did not check. I am not aware of any such place in Sarnia.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Riverfront Road | South of the Casino on the St. Clair River, Point Edward, Ontario N7V 1J8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Point Edward
  • Phone Number: +1 519-344-3732
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