Three years after fishhook, the team behind the original concept is now in the harbour at Mermaid Wharf (407 Swift).
It’s fishhook alright! It’s FH with a waterfront patio, char-grill, ‘thalis’ or share platters, cocktails, BC wines and six local taps — not to mention the ability to take reservations — even for large parties!
We’re open for lunch and dinner 11 AM ’til 9 PM, Wednesday through Sunday.
Fast-forward to 2014 and the opening of Ghose’s second restaurant, Fishhook, which built on his expertise with sustainable seafood and incorporated rich flavours from Indian and French cuisine, vis-à-vis tartine sandwiches heaped with smoked fish, moules prepared with a white wine vindaloo broth, and divine coconut-infused potato and seafood chowders laced with salmon-belly bacon.Read More ›
The queue forms early outside Victoria’s Jam Café, a polite but hungry horde waiting for that first jolt of java and something poached or scrambled alongside a fresh buttermilk biscuit. It’s the same scene at the Blue Fox Cafe, a popular breakfast joint set among the historic storefronts on Antique Row. You can’t get a table at […]Read More ›
Fans of Chef Kunal Ghose and his popular downtown eatery, Fishhook, will be happy to hear that there’s now a seaside harbourfront location at Mermaid Wharf. Ghose expanded into a big, airy room at the base of Swift Street, a tasty edition to the city’s design district. With 150 seats, including a wharf-side patio next […]Read More ›
It’s a brisk December day in Victoria, and as I stroll down Swift St. towards the destination of today’s visit — the new location of Fishhook at Mermaid’s Wharf — I can’t help but admire the beauty of my surroundings. To my right sits Canoe Brewpub, a local craft beer institution known for its deep […]Read More ›
If you like the fantastically gluten-free Fishhook (FH) creations at 805 Fort Street, you are going to love Mermaid Wharf at their second location at 407 Swift Street. Join Victoria’s Gluten-Free Foodies as we dare to dine at this fantastic venue on Friday, November 17th at 6pm. It’s FH all over again, alright! It’s FH […]Read More ›
Fishhook at Mermaid Wharf” complete with a beautiful waterfront patio, char-grill, ‘thalis’ or share platters, including seafood charcuterie, seasonal cocktails, BC wines and six local taps, as well as a unique ‘FH-style’ weekend brunch, always 100% Oceanwise. FH at MW takes reservations for dinner and brunch — even for large parties. Fall and Winter hours […]Read More ›
Fishhook restaurant is growing as chef Kunal Ghose has opened a second location with Fishhook at Mermaid Wharf. The new location, at 407 Swift St., is larger but will still feature the IndoFrench flavour of the original at its three-year-old spot at Fort Commons.Read More ›