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42 Mews Rd | Fishing Boat Harbour, WA 6160, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
+61 8 9336 7161
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Perth, Australia
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the barramundi and some of a friends calamari. Both were awful, seriously. I love Barra, my fave fish in the world but it was beyond bland here. If I wasn't famished it would have not been finished. I also had some of my friends calamari rings. Rubbery crap, seriously awful. Had 2 and left the rest. The atmosphere... More 

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Thank James H
Southampton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Another one of the very good fish restaurants around the Fisherman's Quay area. I found the best fish here but the squid was not as good as elsewhere

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Thank Durleysteve
Melbourne, Australia
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We look around to try and fin the best seafood restaurant in Fremantle, although the fish was fresh here, everything was either deep fried or swimming in butter. I ordered the Tasmanian Salmon and it was over cooked/dry. The spud was swimming in butter as was the side serving of steamed veggies. My husband ordered the seafood platter for one,... More 

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Thank CharmRash
des t, General Manager at Joe's Fish Shack, responded to this review

Hi CharmRash, We are very sorry that you did not enjoy your recent experience at Joe's & would appreciate the opportunity to speak to you directly about your comments. We take all guest feedback seriously & hope to learn from our guests. Please advise a contact number or if you prefer my contact details are mobile 0433 539 326 or... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spend with our friends there a lovley evening and had a great Dinner. All 4 were happy with the menu.

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Thank Eleonore S
Caloundra, Australia
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107 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned to Fremantle after several years and decided to visit Joe's again. What a delight. The food was fresh and there was plenty of it! Tee servicing staff were pleasant and the wine list quite reasonable. It was so good our party decided to dine there again when we returned to Fremantle several days later.

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Thank Neil M
Sydney, Australia
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221 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After arriving by boat and a walk around the marina we settled on Joe's for lunch on the balcony. We shared a seafood platter and a tapas plate, together with a glass of wine and a beer, all very good, and large servings. Helpful staff in a very busy restaurant, great views on Success Boat Harbour, we recommend a visit,... More 

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Thank Marg S
Lincoln UK
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60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second experience of eating at Fremantle harbour. Previously, we'd eaten at Kaili's restaurant so this time we tried Joe's. Like a Kaili's, there is a restaurant part of Joe's and a take-away counter. This time we chose to order at the take-away counter, but ate at the tables provided. The menu is more limited and the food... More 

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Thank Gallivanter
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch today and not one of us walked away disappointed by anything. The food was beautifully presented, the meals were large and the food was absolutely delicious!! The seafood is beautiful and fresh and cooked to perfection. It was also lovely sitting by the window looking out over the water with the beautiful sea breeze blowing... More 

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Thank Hayley100882
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I feel sad for friendly staff ... we left a seafood platter , kids meal and a half bottle of champaign... served dirty plates and off crayfish ... too scared to eat anything else .. will NEVER eat here again and I hope the manager calls me to discuss the disgraceful food dished up

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Thank RodnTrish
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to come out for a nice lunch in Fremantle and chose Joe's Fish Shack! This was the worst fish and chips I have ever had. The only good thing was the bottle of drink! The fish was frozen and tasted off. The Barramundi was slimy and ugly looking. The oil it was cooked in needed to be replaced.... More 

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Thank Danielle M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 88
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Mews Rd | Fishing Boat Harbour, WA 6160, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Fremantle
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9336 7161

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