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LizDee Nov 18, 2011 03:55 AM

We are looking to hear what others consider their favorite fish fry in Rochester. Jeremiah's consistently seems to be a fave among Rochesterians, yet we have not had good service/fish fry experiences there. Where do you go for your favorite fish fry??

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    Zehrapushu Aug 28, 2012 09:10 AM

    Palmer's in Henrietta. Best fish fry I've ever had. Also-- they have an amazing burger. I always want to get the burger, because I know its good (from having tasted it when others order) but I can't bring myself to pass up the fish fry.

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      Maryld Aug 29, 2012 08:05 AM

      Could one of you "Northerners" please tell me what a fish fry consists of? Thanks in advance.

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      refinnej Nov 30, 2011 04:09 PM

      Favorite Fish Fry: Captain Jim's Fish Market on E. Main near Winton. Nothing fancy, but very fresh and family run.

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        SeanPK Nov 19, 2011 10:27 AM

        Just throwin' this out there, haven't been since 1979, but...The Forest Hill. I knew the family.

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          budgetrick Nov 18, 2011 12:05 PM

          Dicky's at the corner of Meigs and Caroline. It is a genuine neighborhood joint, with all that implies. Gracious, continental service? No. Quiet refinement? No. Stunning decor? No.

          Good food, good drinks, and an always interesting crowd? Yup, yup, and yup. The fish fry is great. I can take or leave the fries that come with it; ask for an extra serving of the slaw as a substitute.

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