We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
North Terrace, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 69: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Very high quality take away fish and chips. A good choice of fish, we had five hot meals on the bench overlooking the sea.

Thank ChuffyH
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
154 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

To be fair, I don't know what the market value of marron is, but this meal was expensive for what it was and I'm not inclined to ever order marron again. It was tasty but the meat I got out of this serve was equivalent to about 1 or 2 prawns. I also wasn't a huge fan of the pearl... More 

Thank alittlefallofrain
British Columbia
Level Contributor
536 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed the fish ordered from here and they readily packed it up "to-go" so that I could catch the ferry back to the mainland. The service was fast and friendly. I highly recommend their fish as it is very fresh and tasty. They can cook it 3 different ways which is great for those of us who are... More 

Thank Happytraveller604
Kiama, Australia
Level Contributor
25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

The no nonsense chef at Fish prepares 5 star quality take away that has to eaten to be believed. It's not cheap, but it is amazing. The salad dressing is sensational. The salt and pepper prawns so tasty and well balanced that I could eat a bucketful of them. The tartare sauce with home made mayonnaise is a taste sensation!... More 

Thank Steve S
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

On australia day my family went to Kangaroo Island to celebrate my wife's birthday, after visiting different attractions in the island we were ready for a nice local dinner. To our surprise as we thought it was a very touristic destination, we could not find many places open in the main town of the island (of course it was Australia... More 

Thank Ezequiel G
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
164 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

With the exceptional experience working at The Ivy in London Sue Pearson has focused all her expertise on preparing the best fish and chips and salad from South Australia's pristine environment. What a treat...do not miss it as you leave the ferry

Thank Grant M
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

The rude owner does not compensate the fish and chips. The fish was fresh and good, but not so much as worth of the bad service.

Thank Rocio O
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

What an amazing little fish and chips shop in Penneshaw. Thanks the owner for feeding my fussy daughter during our week long stay (not an easy task), she loved the whiting and the trevally packs. She normally refuses to eat the chips from standard fish and chips shops (soggy most of the time), but she finished every bit of the... More 

Thank Bengu A
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Great fish and chips with above average in every way except no EFTPOS available. Price is above average as is the quality of the food. Almost everything is fresh daily Kangaroo Island produce and they close when sold out. Go for an early lunch or miss out as they may be closed.

Thank Craig C
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

The blurb on the wall of this Kangaroo Island eatery states 'if they gave Michelin stars for fish and chips, FISH of Penneshaw would earn a good three!' Well clearly I was at the wrong place because the meal we had was ordinary to say the least. OK, good chips I'll give them that but the batter on the ridiculously... More 

2 Thank 255100Panda006

Travellers who viewed Fish also viewed

Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island
Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island

Been to Fish? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$14
Seafood, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Terrace, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kangaroo Island  >  Penneshaw
  • Phone Number: +61439803843

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fish staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?