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Minor Fisheries Ltd.

Certificate of Excellence
Seafood, Canadian
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176 West St, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4E2, Canada
+1 905-834-9232
10:00 - 18:00
Closed now
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Tue - Wed 10:00 - 18:00
Thu - Sat 08:00 - 19:00
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Welland, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The perch is lightly battered and the fries are perfection! We stop here frequently, always great food!

Thank Oldblue1
Niagara Falls, Canada
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our place to go year round for fresh fish and chips. Lake perch and pickerel when available, smoked whitefish,...wowzers I'm there!

Thank Mark D
Welland On.
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65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been coming here for a year now and will continue. The fish & chips are fresh and delicious. Also the coleslaw is very good. Quick and friendly service.

Thank DandCTravel
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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150 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I am always so thankful that they are here. We are always able to buy fish in bulk for cookouts and to take home to the US when we have been in Port to visit family.

Thank shuggs30
Port Colborne, Canada
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Great portions, great pricing, great value. This is our go to place when we want more than just fish & chips. A feed of fresh perch (they have thier own fishing boats) with fresh cut chips is just that much beyter than regular fish and chips.

Thank rti507
New York City, New York
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109 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The trouble of having a health condition, where most of the menu is off-limits. This place was amazing. They gave me fried perch, no breading! I thank you. I could enjoy it with the rest of the family.

Thank R S
st. catharines
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352 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 347 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

So nice to find a place like this in our area. Limited seating but right on the waterfront so you know where the fish comes from. No offensive frozen trucked half way across the country stuff here. We ordered the pickerel and were wonderfully happy with it. A light panko coating that kept the fish the star of the show.... More 

Thank rodney01
Tacoma, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Any time I'm in the area, I come here for their perch fish and chips. LOVE it. They are very good. There is limited seating inside and out, but the canal is right across the street - so you can enjoy the view with take-out.

Thank Nancy58775
Port Colborne, Canada
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25 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Meal was hot, tasty and fresh! Again, the only is the atmosphere, it could use some work. Excellent food!

Thank Shelley K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Fresh Lake Erie perch! Yummy! The place is small and hot, and patio is cramped and confined, so we just take it outside across the road on the Promenade to eat. Coating is not too thick and fries are tasty. Can't beat it. More expensive than it used to be but isn't everything?

Thank Canadienneh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Seafood, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 West St, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4E2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Port Colborne
  • Phone Number: +1 905-834-9232
Minor Fisheries Ltd. Family owned and operating in Port Colborne since 1979! The Freshest Catch in Port! Local fresh caught fish, French fries and seafood. Dine on our outdoor patio overlooking the picturesque canal with view of the lift bridge, ships, sail boats and historical West Street. Located in beautiful down town Port Colborne Ontario. Take out also available. Visit our website to download our menu today!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?