One of the best ways to truly immerse yourself in the coastal adventure is by enjoying some of the Great Ocean Road’s best food. In this article, we’ve handpicked some of the top five fish and chips joints that promise a delightful culinary experience. So, buckle up and get ready to savour the best seafood along the Great Ocean Road.
Well-known in the local community for its expansive but classic menu, whether you’re craving seafood, burgers, or souvlaki, Northpoint Fish and Chips has you covered. With plenty of gluten-free options and delivery available, this is the perfect easy takeout option to feed the whole family.
As you make your way along the Great Ocean Road, don’t miss the opportunity to stop by East Beach Takeaway in Port Fairy. This hidden gem is known for its generous portions and classic Aussie seafood. Choose from a variety of fish, including the ever-popular blue grenadier, and pair it with their perfectly cooked chips. East Beach Takeaway is situated just a short walk from the beach, making it the ideal spot for a seaside picnic.
In the heart of Warrnambool, you’ll find Parker’s Fish and Chips Shop, a family-owned business that serves up classic fish and chips. Known for its friendly service and great value, Parker’s offers a great selection of fish and all your favourite extras, including potato cakes, calamari, and pineapple fritters.
Not your average fish and chips restaurant, Fish by Moonlite in Anglesea is led by experienced chef Matt Germanchis and boasts having one of the best potato cakes in all of Victoria. A classic fish and chip shop that prides itself on locally sourced fish prepared in-restaurant, Fish by Moonlite is some of the freshest fish and chips on the Great Ocean Road.
For a slightly more upscale dining experience, head to Simon’s Waterfront in Warrnambool. Boasting panoramic ocean views, this restaurant offers an exquisite seafood dining experience. Enjoy traditional fish and chips, a gourmet burger, or even their famous chowder in front of the fire. The beautiful setting and attentive service make Simon’s Waterfront the perfect place for a special occasion or a romantic meal by the sea.
From the laid-back charm of East Beach Fish ‘N’ Chips in Port Fairy to the breathtaking views at Simon’s Waterfront in Warrnambool, there’s a fish and chips experience for everyone along the Great Ocean Road. Whether you prefer a casual takeaway meal to enjoy on the beach or a more refined dining experience overlooking the ocean, you’ll find the perfect spot to savour the freshest seafood the region has to offer.
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