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Published March 7th 2012
In the heart of the Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour, right on the water front, you will find a fantastic place that serves the finest seafood. The name of this place is Kailis Fish Market Café. This restaurant is popular with locals and visitors alike and has won many food and tourism awards.
The Kailis family has been involved in the fishing industry for many, many years. The Kailis Fish Market Café, first founded in 1928 and known as GP Kailis and Sons Fish Market, has evolved from humble beginnings into one of the best seafood restaurants in the world, serving not only succulent seafood but some of the best fish and chips around.
Kailis Fish Market Café has a unique ambience and will provide you with a memorable dining experience. Choose from a variety of freshly caught fish and seafood and dine indoors or in the extremely popular alfresco area overlooking the waterfront. Enjoy your meal as you soak up the atmosphere and relax.
[ADVERT]The menu at Kailis Fish Market Café is extensive, offering grilled, fried or BBQ style fish and seafood dishes, all served with chips and some come with salad too. There is something to suit everyone. Try the award winning fish and chips, which you can have deep fried or grilled, the chilled lobster, or the garlic prawns. The prices vary depending on what you order, the food is always hot and fresh, the servings are generous and the service is fantastic. Dining at the Kailis Fish Market Café is a very relaxed and casual experience so most of the meals are served traditional style, wrapped in paper or on cardboard trays.
Before you leave, visit The Kailis Café, which is part of the restaurant, and can provide you with hot or cold beverages and snacks. The cafe has a selection of divine desserts available including freshly baked cakes, tarts and pastries, they also have a wide selection of gelato, ice creams and sorbets. Any one of these tantalising treats is just perfect to finish off your meal.
A wide assortment of wines, including premium Western Australian wines, are available at the Kailis Fish Market Café. These wines have been selected to compliment any mean and you can buy them by the glass or by the bottle. There is also a variety of Australian, imported and boutique beers available for you to choose from. The Kailis Fish Market Café is fully licenced and has a bar area where you can enjoy a drink without purchasing a meal, so you can have a drink after work and take in the view or a drink with family and friends before, or after, you dine.
If you plan to go to the Kailis Fish Market Café for a meal you should definitely think about sitting outside on the alfresco deck. The view is brilliant and you can see some gorgeous sunsets.
Open 7 days a week from 8am until late, for lunch, dinner and casual all day dining. The place is very busy and fills up fast but it's definitely well worth the trip.