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The Squid Shack

Emu Point, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9844 9771
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (64 reviews)
“tartare” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Emu Point, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having just arrived for our 10th anniversary we considered a visit to the Squid Shack the first on our must-do list. Having read other reviews I must agree with comments about the thin dry chips. We splurged on the Fisherman’s Basket and it was more...More

Thank Valerie N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best fish and chips we have had since moving to Australia! The fish was amazing and the service was great very friendly and helpful staff. Went as family of 4 and there was something for everyone.

Thank Woollamsland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here based on the reviews and the weren’t disappointed. Fresh local salt and pepper squid and flathead was lovely for $29 for two.

Thank Nicole76oz
Reviewed 5 March 2018

On a recent visit to Albany I was taken to The Squid Shack for lunch. Casual dining and the location is great. You can sit inside or outside (depending on the weather) and look at the boats coming and going just a few meters away...More

Thank Pearl A
Reviewed 17 February 2018

My 2nd time here, but 5 years apart! Maybe different chef but not as good food as my first visit. Very oily and the chips very thin and dehydrated. Maybe we were unlucky according to the reviews, and maybe in 5 years we will try...More

Thank HenReeTess
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite meal so am very fussy about it. Fish very fresh & cooked to perfection, choice of cooking too. Great chips too. Staff very welcoming & didn’t have to wait long. Choice of either eating or walking to the beach 2 Mina...More

Thank Outbacksheila1331
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We went New Years day at 12 o'clock, and the place was heaving. But they still managed to get to our order in 45 minutes, and it was absolutely delicious. Fresh fish, fabulous squid, good chips. My only bug bear is that they didn't salt...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Good value food here, bit the place was very busy because it was windy outside.The food was tasty and delicious

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Great meal and the kids loves it. Was hot and very fresh and not at all greasy. Great meal. Would recommend to any who like seafood.

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 7 December 2017

At Emu Point Boat Pens there is a little "shack" which is a very, very, very popular place for fish and chips. You can eat inside or at an out side table, or on the grass near the pelicans. It is very clean, well run,...More

Thank Vessy2016
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Response from Dee R | Reviewed this property |
They are open all Easter - last orders 7pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emu Point, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9844 9771
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