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The Fish Shop

#221 of 4,976 Restaurants in Sydney
££ - £££Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
22 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9114 7340
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cuttlefish” (18 reviews)
“fish and chips” (41 reviews)
“school prawns” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
22 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Decor is reminiscent of a beachside fish 'n chip shop but you that's where the comparison ends. You won't find $8 fish'n'chips here but then nor would you really want to. More sophisticated fare with delicious oysters, daily market fish specials at 'market price' with...More

Thank karinadivina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little place is tucked away in Sydney on a small street and it looks really lovely - with a nice atmosphere and decor. The food was beautifully cooked and staff were friendly. I think many people would not be disappointed with a visit here,...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with family for dinner friendly greeting by staff. The food eaten oysters cuttle fish flathead fish and steak which was good but not cheap. Wines in the $50-60 range for bottle. Plates were not cleared from the table or water refilled without asking so...More

Thank T1NT1N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with wife and son and his partner Being a fish Restruant I was disappointed with small choice of seafood dishes What we did have was a good quality Cuttle fish was good The fish and chips was coated with a little too much batter...More

Thank dannymele
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I had lunch here on a Saturday and it was great. The service was very efficient and friendly and staff knowledgeable on the food and wine list. We shared a number of dishes including the prawn roast, sashimi and wonton soup. I...More

Thank Sydney_boy_Traveller
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Food was just ok - nothing to rave about. Decent ratings on Google reviews so thought we'd give it a try but really nothing special. Overpriced for what it is and service was subpar. We waited for a long time for our mains and had...More

Thank stontheroad1
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Oh dear! When you live local and support local business- and you find a hair in the batter of your ordered fish? Well! What better way to accomodate the mishap to the local - and their visiting interstate parents- than to ‘mansplain’ that as a...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Delicious selection of fresh fish dishes - very fresh - great side dishes - not cheap but excellent food

Thank Shay D
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I've been to this restaurant a number of times, we live nearby and my young daughter likes fish and chips. My husband and I are always reluctant and we don't think you get good value for money and the service is not great. Last week...More

Thank HannahMistral
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

A disappointing meal. The fish had either been frozen or simply wasn’t fresh. We had blue eye cod, snapper and the fish and chips and we all thought the same - mediocre. Medium size portions at $39 per main so not cheap. The staff were...More

Thank BaikieS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Challis Ave | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9114 7340
  • E-mail
Bringing a taste of the sea to the heart of Potts Point. Working with local, seasonal, and sustainable Australian seafood and produce, The Fish Shop presents mouth-watering dishes and a market list that changes daily to reflect fare sourced from the Sydney Fish Market. Sink into comfortable booth seating and relax with the best of Australian and international wines, expertly curated by Merivale Group Sommelier Franck Moreau. While away time over lunch or dinner, or grab takeaway if you’re on the go. At The Fish Shop, fish are friends and food.
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