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Big Daddy's Fish Fry

Lwr 411 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-725-4415
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (80 reviews)
“popcorn shrimp” (10 reviews)
“chowder” (30 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Canadian
Lwr 411 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Cod and chips...perfect. Light tempura batter, very fresh and tasty! Fries were awesome! You also get a deep fried pickle! Went back 2x. We want to try some of the other items next time we return. Highly recommend this place! (Sorry folks but these were...More

Thank islandkat2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing fancy here. You order at the window and either take away your food or sit and eat at one of the picnic table while the little birds flit around hoping for a crumb. The menu is quite extensive. Our orders were prepared quickly and...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We adored the restaurant : the picnic tables, the service which was very friendly, good price and food - wouah! We devored our fish and chips which were so fresh, so tasty, soooo good! We must go there for sure if passing by Tofino

Thank Pierre O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fish bowl comes with a piece of fried bread and a good size bowl of fish chowder with prawns and bacon. One of the best chowder I have every tasted in the Vancouver area.

Thank George H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Batter light and airy, but crisp. Cod and halibut, both fresh and tasty. Fries nice and crisp. Fried pickle a treat!

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here yesterday for a quick lunch after reading reviews here on TripAdvisor. The food was cheap, the service was friendly, and the portions were large! We both ordered the popcorn shrimp with fries and it was delicious! I will definitely be coming here...More

Thank casswagner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the mood for fish & chips and so glad we choose Big Daddy's. We both had Halibut and Chips. Fish was absolutely delicious...great chips(fries) too!! Would definitely go back to Big Daddy's again.

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food, good prices, friendly service. Only cash accepted. No indoor seats available, everthing was fine

Thank Jochen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are residents in the area and frequent the restaurant from time to time. Always good fish and chips! We always choose takeaway

Thank William C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here twice during our stay in Tofino. Lovely selection of foods, mainly fried, but nicely presented for takeaway or eat on the terrace. The special selections were very nice.

Thank Countrylover07
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13 January 2017|
Response from CindySaturday17 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Hey sorry it was closed. I was there last summer and I don't know when it closes. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lwr 411 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Clayoquot Sound  >  Tofino
  • Phone Number: +1 250-725-4415
If you like fish and burgers this is the place to go! We serve fresh cut fries, halibut, ling cod, salmon, prawns, tempura batter, homemade tartar sauce, popcorn shrimp, scallops, coconut prawns, fish & beef burgers, chicken, chowders, appys, ceasar salad, oysters, beef and polish dogs, deep fried pickles, and we have 7 meals for kids!
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