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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowder” (26 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Canadian
Lwr 411 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This fish and burger kitchen has an outdoor seating area only. Good food, fast service, quite a varied selection of foods for a quick meal.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here very late. Staff was very kind :) we had a Burger and the Mamas plate. Awesome! Great fish and Shrimp, amazing tartar Sauce (I went to get a second cup) and fried pickled cucumber !!

Thank pekapu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From previous reviews I expected more from this place, service was friendly but minimal which was not an issue as this is essentially a fast food shack. Had battered salmon and fries, my partner had the popcorn shrimp and fries. Generous portions, maybe a little...More

Thank Hannah Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little lunch place, walk up to order your fish and chips and sit outside at the picnic tables. My husband and I ordered the cod, portions were good sized and very tasty. Great little stop in Tofino. Wished I had tried the chowder as...More

1  Thank northforknellie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in for lunch after checking out reviews on TA. We were not disappointed. We both opted for the halibut and chips. I did think about going for two pieces but was glad in the end that I opted for the one piece which was...More

Thank Jambos44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent food, prices are very reasonable. very fast in receiving your food, was super busy that day. a very hot day, sunny,

Thank Violet M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this food outlet on a visit to Tofino. It was ideal if you want something quick and easy. We ate outside on their benches. We had the halibut and chips plus Popcorn Shrimps. It was very tasty, however the dips were under the...More

Thank R0sina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In a town of overpriced restaurants....Big Daddy's was a great find. Really great chowder pick the fish you want added. Freshly baked bread that was also very yummy. Chowder had great flavour - we went for dinner and just brought back to our hotel which...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a first for the crab crew!!!! As we were cruising the streets of Tofino keeping little crab entertained we thought we would give big daddy a whirl its never been a top priority. And with some sub par Reviews Ole Crab thought he...More

Thank Crabboy17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good fried seafood, fish n chips etc, Self serve eat outside. No licensed which after a lot of driving would have been good to have a cold beer. BUT... the young girl who called out orders and kept the place clean, ketchup filled etc under...More

Thank MartiniMum
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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