Fish Fry Review – Wakefield VFW

I rate it,

Rating: 4 out of 5.

The Wakefield VFW in Wakefield, MI – Featuring Haddock as the main fish on menu for Friday night’s special, I rate it a 4 out of 5 stars because the overall meal taste great.

  • Fish – haddock, great taste with beer batter coating
  • Side 1 – fries, no coating, fried, crispy, good
  • Side 2 – potato salad, taste fine, diced potato, a little firm
  • Tartar – good, creamy with a slight taste of dill pickle
  • Coleslaw – chopped, taste fine, a little dry, needed more dressing, hints of celery seed
  • Bread – standard roll
  • Lemon – half slices, thick, juicy with good pucker

Fish Fry Review – Tacconelli’s

I rate it,

Rating: 3 out of 5.

Tacconelli’s To Go in Bessemer, MI – Featuring Cod as the main fish on menu for Friday night’s special, I rate it a 3 out of 5 stars because the overall meal taste fine, service was decent, atmosphere was homey, and price was standard.

  • Fish – cod, taste ok, kinda fishy, beer batter coating
  • Side 1 – battered fries, taste good
  • Side 2 – potato salad, spiral cut, light creamy flavor, taste k
  • Tartar – taste good, no complaints
  • Coleslaw – fine chop, good flavor, slight celery seed taste
  • Lemon – thin slice, sour
  • Bread – basic roll
  • Extra – shrimp, typical fried coating, taste ok

Fish Fry Review – Bessemer VFW

I rate it,

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.

Larry’s Fish Fry at the Bessemer, MI VFW – Featuring Haddock as the main fish on the menu for Friday night’s special, I rate it 4.5 out of 5 stars because the overall meal taste great.

  • Fish – haddock, good buttery flavor, firm and moist with a light beer batter coating
  • Side 1 – half fries, crinkle cut, nice and crisp
  • Side 2 – half potato salad, creamy blend, decent portion, no complaints
  • Tartar – taste good, was nice to add some heat with some Sriracha mixed in
  • Coleslaw – standard cut, crisp with sweet tangy flavor
  • Bread – basic roll
  • Lemon – juicy, sweet and sour wedge
  • Extra – they had Sriracha so I could mix it with my tartar sauce!

Fish Fry Review – Uptown Cafe

I rate it,

Rating: 3.5 out of 5.

Uptown Cafe in Ironwood, MI – Featuring Haddock as the main fish on the menu for Friday night’s special, I rate it 3.5 out of 5 stars because the overall meal taste good, the take out order was quick, hassle free and not packaged in styrofoam and price was good for what you get.

  • Fish – haddock, good flavor and taste, light beer batter
  • Side 1 – half fries, crinkle cut and done well, no complaints
  • Side 2 – half potato salad, good flavor, potatoes a bit hard
  • Tartar – prepackaged, taste ok
  • Coleslaw – fine chop with creamy flavor, taste fine
  • Bread – basic roll

Fish Fry Review – Caribou Lodge

I rate it,

Rating: 4 out of 5.

The Caribou Lodge at Powderhorn Mountain, MI – Featuring Cod as the main fish on menu for Friday night’s special, I rate it 4 out of 5 stars because the overall meal taste good, the service and atmosphere was nice, a bit dated and but a fit for where you’re at, and price was decent for what you get.

  • Fish – cod, good flavor and didn’t taste fishy, moist with a light and crisp beer batter
  • Side – battered fries, taste good, no complaints
  • Tartar – light, sweet tangy flavor, good taste
  • Coleslaw – not included with meal, option in salad bar, taste good, crisp creamy flavor
  • Lemon – wedge, sweet and juicy with nice pucker
  • Bread – no bread or roll
  • Extras – meal came with soup and salad bar