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The Boat Shed

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Seafood, Fast food, Australian
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63 Landsborough Ave, Scarborough, Queensland 4020, Australia
+61 7 3880 0555
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233 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

These guys do good fish and chips. It was super fresh and fast. It's a generous Serving and the kids loved it. If you want good quality and quantity fish and chips with a nice seating area out front this is the place to go in Scarborough

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Thank Dave B
Scarborough, Australia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I've had take-away Calamari & chips from here a few times & it's been really good. I crave it at times :-) Staff are pleasant, plenty of seating & a great place to grab fish & chips to eat in the beach.

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Thank AdeleC14
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend the Boat Shed fish & chips for 2. Freshly cooked cod in a tempura batter, chips & calamari. Was a really good sized portion!

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Thank Sharon E
Brisbane, Australia
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224 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Always love a small street with a row of small shops. Adds a holiday feel. The Boat Shed is on the corner, impossible to miss, looking over Scarborough Beach. Tiny shop with indoor and outdoor seating. Mostly fish n chips, etc on the menu. Super good. Fresh and tasty.

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Thank Blackmark1
Toowoomba, Australia
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Pleased to say the Boat Shed lived up to the reputation surrounding it. The presentation was pleasing to the eye and tasty to the palate.

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Thank lilibet10
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here heaps and drive half an hour plus to go there and it's worth it. Thick snapper cooked perfectly, beer battered chips, thick calamari that is not chewy, salad and garnish with fried sweet potato. My kids love it as much as me. I've eaten tons of seafood this is the best I've ever had easily

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Thank Steve T
Scarborough, Australia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Always busy, but never slow on service. Really well presented fish and chips. Love the crispy sweet potato curls served on top and so does my grandson. A nice batter on the fish without the dripping oils.

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Thank sharonwH3835UR
Pembrokeshire
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46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Good range of fish on offer, well cooked, great service. WELL WORTH A VISIT Five people eating, I had Barramundi, best I have ever had. Clean, tidy servery

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Thank SB900
Redcliffe, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Great fish and chips - just a little more up market to any other takeaway on the peninsula - now we have found it we go out of our way to get our fish and chips from there.

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Thank ireneml2016
Brisbane, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

the whiting is lovely but need bigger fish portions...............need to advise of the size of fish portions when ordering...C-QLD

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Thank kristyQLD

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Landsborough Ave, Scarborough, Queensland 4020, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Moreton Bay Region  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3880 0555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?