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Fishmongers Byron Bay

€€ - €€€Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
1 Bay Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 412 059 771
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
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1 Bay Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

So GOOD was our first visit, we found ourselves, inexplicably, returning the next day, for a second round! A Very Cruizey Café, just off the beaten track and playing GREAT Music, we sat outside both times, watched the parade go by, while enjoying huge prawns...More

Thank alx22015
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fish Mongers is a great place to have fish and chips. It was very good and we really liked all of the offerings they had available. The fish was good quality. The price is quite high for fish and chips but you do get good...More

Thank Advlex
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Advlex Thanks for taking the time to review us and are happy you enjoyed your meal. I was actually working yesterday when you ordered and the reason your second lot of meals came out separately was because they were ordered later than original order....More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not the usual serving style for fish and chips... All dishes are served piled high in a bowl. The fish was delicious battered. Served on top of a house salad and serve of corn. All the dishes in our party of 5 were devoured. The...More

Thank GiniGoldCoast
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Gini We pride ourselves on not being "your usual fish and chip" experience. And it's always a good sign when we pick up empty bowls... Look forward to feeding you all again soon :)

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tucked away in Bay Lane is this little gem. The service was very welcoming with great staff. I had the Barra special that was grilled to perfection with their unique style. It literally melted in your mouth. They topped it off with a home made...More

Thank Andrew W
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey Andrew Your making me hungry reading your review! It's so wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the freshness of our Barra, the love we put into our sauce and home made chips and the friendliness of our team.. Your kind words have made a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When visiting Byron Bay this little gem is worth a visit! I had a Barramundi special - the flavours were amazing and the fish just melted in my mouth. It's worth paying a little more for quality food & service. I love coming here.More

Thank Happy_Joy_2015
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

It's customers like you Joy, who take the time to review us and keep coming that make things all worth while. We love what we do in at Fish Mongers and really appreciate your recognition of all the little things it takes to get it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So good to have fish and chips with a bit of variety available, for reasonable prices. Had the grilled fish, which was good. Added sweet potato chips which were very good. And, had steamed green veges, which was totally excellent. Washed down with a fresh...More

Thank wiltsnwags
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Yeah to more healthier alternatives when we want to enjoy some yummy fish and chips!!! Thanks for your lovely review and we often pack our customers off to the park to take in the special Byron atmosphere whilst watching the beach and occasional whale or...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a great find , attentive friendly staff , beautiful laneway ambience and the fish and chips are ......perfect ! I'd go as far as to say best I've had 😊we went for the sharing box for 4 , Fish done in perfect tempura batter...More

Thank Brucemann
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Wow Bruce, all the smiling faces on the review have made us all smile too... Add that to the fact that you have nominated that we are the best you have had so far!!! You have certainly made us all feel great with your kind...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

The fish in the mixed seafood basket was wonderful as was everything else. If I absolutely HAD to be critical, too many chips (is there such a thing?) and the bottom of the bowl they weren't too good. Everything else was A1 and absolutely more...More

1  Thank janelise2017
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thanks so much for your review Janelise Our home made chips have certainly tested the true chip enthusiast and their ability to get through them all. And thanks for the quantity feedback I'll pass this onto the team. The reason the don't hold their shape...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I'd been craving fish and chips for weeks!! However, I wasn't looking forward to that heavy ill feeling you get afterwards that seems to come from all the fat/oil used to fry. There was also the issue that on the Gold Coast I'd been struggling...More

1  Thank Travel2taste
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Yeah!!!! From one Fish & Chip lover to the next we thank-you for your persistence to uncover true good Fish &Chip... We have been here for 18 years and we have had it for 8 so that alone is a great indicator that our unique...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Found by accident and glad we did! The fish and chips! The fish was tempura battered - crispy and served hot with hand cut potato wedges. We also had the baby octopus that had been marinated and then chargrilled: soft and they almost melted in...More

1  Thank Jon B
Spresa V, Owner at Fishmongers Byron Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Hey Jon It's so nice to be sitting here on a Sunday reading our reviews and taking a moment to be able to reply to such wonderful reviews. Oh and yes we get pretty busy and what our customers don't see are all the phone...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
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Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bay Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 412 059 771
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Description
Dine in or Take Away Monday - Sunday 12pm to Late
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