Best Fish and Chips Battle: Mississauga vs. Brampton

Published March 29, 2019 at 3:16 pm


There is no battle more serious and important than the battle between two cities vying to be recognized as the best place to go for exceptional fish and chips.

We at and have searched far and wide for the best fish and chips in both cities and our Top 5 picks are about to battle it out—and you can vote on your favourite in the poll below.

When it come to great fish and chips, every ingredient counts. Is the batter crispy and flavourful? Is the fish tender and fried to perfection? Are the fries soft and savoury? Is the coleslaw on point. 

Both Mississauga and Brampton are known for their respective food scenes and both offer a ton of commendable fish and chips joints—but only one city can have the absolute best hotspots.

So, here’s a look at each city’s best spots on our signature Top 5 lists on and

Which one would you prefer to chow down on tonight?


Top 5 Fish and Chips Restaurants in Mississauga

When you’re hungry, nothing beats a heaping serving of fish and chips. Mississauga has some choice hotspots for the timeless dish, including the Eglinton and Hurontario Mississauga Marketplace Fish and Chips, the popular Lakeshore Rd. Country Fish and Chips, the well-known Homestyle Fish and Chips, the long-standing Applewood Fish and Chips and our number one pick, the 50-year-old Cooksville Fish and Chips. While Cooksville Fish and Chips is our proud number one pick, all of the places will leave you more than satisfied when you’re in the mood for a truly tasty dinner.


Top 5 Fish and Chips in Brampton

If you want fish and chips in Brampton, you have lots of tasty options. Some places more than worth checking out? The reliably delicious, pub-style restaurant known as Heritage Fish and Chips, the relatively new Kennedy and Sandalwood hotspot Harbourside Fish and Chips, the long-standing and ever popular Ellen’s Bar and Grill, the always popular Mimi’s Fish and Chips (you don’t want to miss their poutine either) and our number one pick–and the place that claims to have the best fish and chips in town–Henry’s Fish and Chips. Although Henry’s is number one, Brampton has no shortage of battered fish dishes to choose from. 

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