Mermaid Wharf

Indo-French influenced sustainable local seafood.

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, 7 days a week.

Mermaid Wharf
100 407 Swift St.
Victoria, B.C.,
Canada V8W 1S2,
(250) 590-6988


11 AM - 9 PM


11 AM - 9 PM


11 AM - 9 PM


11 AM - 9 PM


11 AM - 9 PM


11 AM - 9 PM


11 AM - 9 PM


Check out our rave reviews!



July 5, 2018

Fishhook fuses Ocean Wise seafood with Indo-Canadian flavours in shareable thalis and addictive chowder.

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2018 Foodies of the Year: Kunal Ghose

June 19, 2018

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.

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In relaxed Victoria, brunch is an any day, any time kind of affair

March 28, 2018

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 […]

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Eat magazine Jan Feb 2018

February 1, 2018

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 […]

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January 27, 2018

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 […]

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Victoria’s Gluten-Free Foodies Try Fishhook at Mermaid Wharf

November 12, 2017

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 […]

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Fishhook at Mermaid Wharf

October 30, 2017

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 […]

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Fishhook opens at Mermaid Wharf

October 20, 2017

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.

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