Most fish based sandwiches are composed of a fish patty which has been deep-fried, tartar sauce, and the bun. Some fast food variants go as far as to include lettuce and/or other vegetables. The quality of the fast food variant is highly questionable and depends greatly on personal preferance.
Many of the original fish based sandwiches were created for Catholics who did not eat meat on Fridays. Nowadays, muslims also will eat the fish based sandwiches at fast food eatery as fish is most always considered "halal." For businesses, this offers a variety of sandwiches for their customers to choose from and also allows religious people to enjoy the food, so the business can turn a profit.
Various Nutrional FactsEdit
|Calories||Fat (g)||Sodium (mg)||Cholesterol (mg)|
|BK Big Fish||640||32||1370||45|
|Wendy's Premium Fish Fillet||500||24||1010||30|
|Culvers' Walleye Filet Sandwich||653||38||1169||64|
|Culves' North Atlantic Cod Filet Sandwich||663||40||979||76|