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Fishtales Cafe

11 Obi Obi Rd, Mapleton, Queensland 4560, Australia
+61 7 5478 6248
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good61%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“calamari” (7 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Australian, Cafe
11 Obi Obi Rd, Mapleton, Queensland 4560, Australia
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Reviews (40)
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I first reviewed this restaurant two years ago. We live locally and have only ever used it for take away. Unfortunately, living in a small town you have very few close-by options. We have tolerated the inconsistent quality of Fishtales; everything from overcooked (the most...More

Thank Greg J
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Stopping in for lunch after a morning down at the coast, we brought good appetites with us and we were well satisfied. The $12 deal for four generous pieces of battered whiting and chips was just what we needed. The batter was crisp and perfectly...More

Thank SisPerth
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Fishtales is close to Mapleton Lillyponds Park and we like to order our food and set up in the park. Fishtales does have outdoor seating but we prefer the park for a lazy relaxed lunch. The battered fish and crispy chips are all that you...More

Thank aqueenslander
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We called in on Easter Sunday for lunch. Cod in batter for me and sweetlip in panko crumb for my better half. Both meals served with sweet potato chips. The batter on the cod was fabulously crisp and wafer thin while the fish was perfectly...More

Thank Karl J
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We phoned order in was told how long It would be and it was ready exactly on time. Fish was cooked perfectly, chips were crispy on the outside soft and fluffy on inside. Value for money yep

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Phoned ahead (usually that's what you do) and was told by the Tenny on the phone that my meal would take 40mins, "it's very busy tonight". I ordered the basic barramundi and chips x 3 and a serve of calamari. I arrived at the shop...More

Thank Antony B
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Food is Good but The Service Not So, very slow. Also if you are doing take away, make sure you check your order before you leave

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Lunch here was a test on "good ol fashioned battered red lip emperor" and excellent! Fresh flaky fish, scrumptious crispy batter not too thick or oily. Its a 9 out of 10. Gotta leave a little room for improvements but overall the place is nice...More

Thank Darren D
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Eaten Fish and Chips all over the world and Fishtales proves the best. Beautiful fresh fish. Range of cooking options . Great selection of truly fresh fish. Chips to due for and so crispy Lake and Parkside venue with beautiful jasmine flower aroma and rainbow...More

Thank KenMaguire
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We stopped in here purposely after learning they do gluten free fish and chips too. The children loved their lunches of calamari and chips and my fish was beautifully cooked. It was a very enjoyable lunch - my father in particular loves his seafood and...More

Thank Cathie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, Australian, Cafe
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Obi Obi Rd, Mapleton, Queensland 4560, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Mapleton
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5478 6248
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On the corner of Obi Obi Road and Delicia Road. Is listed on google, true local, and menumate websites.
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