Go Fish

Seafood Restaurant and Fish & Chips Shop · Fairview
1505 W 1st Ave (at Fisherman’s Wharf), Vancouver BC V6J 1E8, Canada
Closed until 11:30 AM (Show more)
  • Tue–Sun
    • 11:30 AM–6:30 PM
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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    elim k.
    "The tacones are always fresh and tasty, no matter which one you get."(5 Tips)
    Jan A.
    "Halibut and chips are the best in town here."(4 Tips)
    "Really good fish and chips...and I don't even like fish usually!"(12 Tips)
    Jenna A.
    "Cod is just as delicious and much cheaper."(3 Tips)
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  • taconic
  • fish
  • cod
  • lively
  • casual
  • sandwiches
  • authentic
  • family-friendly
  • good service
  • chips
  • good for a quick meal
  • scenic views
  • scallops
  • great value
  • salmon
  • french fries
  • tuna
  • lunch
  • crowded
  • fresh made
  • Shinji U.

    fish and chips

    Shinji Ueno · October 21
  • Siamack G.

    Very good!

    Siamack Ghanimifard · August 15
  • Alice X.

    one of the best fish and chips I've had

    Alice Xiao · April 11
  • Farnoosh B.

    I just love this place. Everything about it is cool and the fish and chips is amazing

    Farnoosh Berahman · November 9, 2014
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    TV Food Maps · September 3, 2014
  • Jenna A.

    Tuna tacones are amazing and much more interesting than salmon. Share two and a two-piece cod & chips with a friend for the perfect Go Fish meal!

    Jenna Amundson · August 29, 2014
  • Jenna A.

    Ordering a 2-piece fish and chips and sharing with a friend is cheaper than two separate orders. Plenty of fries for two people.

    Jenna Amundson · August 29, 2014
  • Jenna A.

    Halibut is for suckers. Cod is just as delicious and much cheaper. Best fish and chips in the Lower Mainland!

    Jenna Amundson · August 29, 2014
  • Abd M.

    The salmon fish and chips exceeded the expectations, they bring the fish from their local fishers, supporting their local community

    Abd Mah · June 26, 2014
  • Sherry

    Don't go when they're super busy unless you want to wait for 1.5 hours. The quality was terrible especially for the high price. The fries were burnt and the halibut wasn't seasoned.

    Sherry · April 14, 2014
  • Lesra P.

    The oyster po' boy here, albeit unconventional since the beasts are not fried, but grilled, might be one of the best sandwiches I have ever eaten.

    Lesra Penyez · December 20, 2013
  • Rachel H.

    Everything is delicious! First timers start with Halibut & chips. Gotta eat here.

    Rachel H · October 16, 2013
  • jadorekitty

    Really good fish and chips...and I don't even like fish usually!

    jadorekitty · October 13, 2013
  • jadorekitty

    Really good fish and chips...and I don't even like fish!

    jadorekitty · October 10, 2013
  • Michael

    The best fish tacos (tacones) in the world!

    Michael · July 20, 2013
  • Heather M.

    There will be a line - get in it. Worth it. I hated fish. I've been converted.

    Heather Maitland · July 12, 2013
  • Andy N.

    Best fish and chips hands down

    Andy N · June 29, 2013
  • Nick R.

    Pro tip: If you order one of the sandwiches, eat it over your slaw. The drippings make it taste even better.

    Nick Routley · May 19, 2013
  • Andrea B.

    Best fish and chips in town

    Andrea Boyer · May 15, 2013
  • Pauline

    Order a fish and chips its delicious ! French fries are home made :-)

    Pauline · May 5, 2013
  • Pearle L.

    There are 5 parking spots right in front of the restaurant reserved exclusively for Go Fish patrons.

    Pearle Lundeen · March 24, 2013
  • Jaspreet A.

    The food is fresh and you can taste then difference. Tacones are awesome, a little messy but worth it. Order two of them as it will be cheaper as you will want to go back for more right away! H

    Jaspreet Ahuja · October 26, 2012
  • Brian J.

    Don't forget to leave a tip....

    Brian Jones · October 20, 2012
  • Jan A.

    Halibut and chips are the best in town here.

    Jan Antl · September 8, 2012
  • Wine&Dine B.

    Seafood does not get much better than this. Freshly caught the morning of serving, enjoy spectacular views of Granville Island and the city at this famous open air shack.

    Wine&Dine BCnews · August 21, 2012
  • Kristina S.

    The salmon tacos are unreal (not to mention fresh off the boat). Best lunch in Vancouver and perfect on a sunny day. Pro-tip, call ahead to order to avoid the typical hour wait.

    Kristina Simmons · July 8, 2012
  • Michelle D.

    Gone Fishing on Monday's !

    Michelle D · June 21, 2012
  • Deborah H.

    Halibut & Chips....As good as Moby's in White Rock.

    Deborah Harris-Laflamme · June 15, 2012
  • Luis G.

    When they have it, the scallop sandwich is to die for!

    Luis Giraldo · June 10, 2012
  • Shelley C.

    Always freshly made, it gets insanely busy but worth the wait. Call ahead to have your order ready for pick up if you know you're dropping by.

    Shelley Chen · May 4, 2012
  • Kate C.

    Closed on Mondays!

    Kate Ciurej · April 25, 2012
  • Carllee C.

    1 piece to share is a snack. 1 piece each is a meal.

    Carllee Curran · March 31, 2012
  • Hugo N.

    The fluke is the duke of sole.

    Hugo Neuproler · November 26, 2011
  • Kristina S.

    Hands down best lunch- try the salmon tacos. Call ahead (this will save you an hour wait!).

    Kristina Simmons · August 19, 2011
  • Meego Y.

    The Salmon sandwich is a killer! Love it..

    Meego Y · July 30, 2011
  • Stephanie C.

    Halibut and chips are a must!

    Stephanie Caragliano · July 26, 2011
  • Johannes H.

    Add wasabi mayo! Hot stuff!

    Johannes Heine · June 20, 2011
  • Anthony C.

    If it's a sunny Saturday prepare to wait.

    Anthony Casey · April 30, 2011
  • Jun จุน M.

    Awesome Fish & Chips!

    Jun จุน McJunior · March 7, 2011
  • Foodspotting

    Try the Cod Fish and chips

    Foodspotting · January 18, 2011
  • Matthew K.

    Have a soup to start. They are always surprisingly awesome!

    Matthew Kolehmainen · June 10, 2010
  • elim k.

    The tacones are always fresh and tasty, no matter which one you get. Salmon and tuna are my staples.... Oh and a side of fries! The best ones in town!

    elim kwok · April 1, 2010
  • Doug B.

    I'd rather go to this fish shack (it's literally a trailer by the public fish dock) than any fancy restaurant in town. Everything is fresh and tastes great!

    Doug Burgoyne · March 9, 2010
  • Matthew M.

    Halibut and chips were awesome. Better (just marginally) than Pajo's, which is an achievement.

    Matthew Montano · February 21, 2010
  • Fiona B.

    Go to Go Fish and order the halibut and chips! Or try a scallop tacone!

    Fiona Burness · October 10, 2009

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