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Bobby's Fresh Fish Market Restaurant

1 Dive Crescent | Bay of Plenty, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
+64 7-578 1789
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh fish” (101 reviews)
“seafood kebab” (10 reviews)
“crispy chips” (8 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 19:30All hours
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
1 Dive Crescent | Bay of Plenty, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rung at about 6.25pm and raced to get there to order dinner. Got there at 6.40pm and they were busy as usual but I got to order our dinner - so happy right! Definately enjoyed our dinner and as always the girls are friendly and...More

Thank marinoh2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow - what can I say, this time we took our fish and chips and ate them in the park with a nice bottle of Merlot. We always get a piece of fish each as it is fresh caught (they don't open if the boats...More

Thank KittyBoomer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OMG The very best fish and chips ever.The batter is light and delicious the fish is straight off the boat and very generous servings of chips. Recommend that you tru

Thank carolscottage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finally a decent place and they don't use that RUBBISH CANOLA oil. Few places have come close to being as good as the quality I was used to at my parents fish shop. The snapper was truly fresh! They cook in beef dripping. The chips...More

Thank WellingtonMish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is always a queue waiting to order and waiting to pick up their order, but it is well worth the wait. The fish is so fresh and the chips are cooked perfectly. The atmosphere is 'typical kiwi' and people watching as you wait is...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bobby's is always busy - that's because everyone knows they get fabulous fresh fish and seafood and crunchy chips. One of our favorites is to get takeaways on Sunday lunch and head down to the harbour to eat them. Great fun.

Thank Karen255114
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sometimes quite a wait, but worth it. Catch their own fish so always fresh and tasty. Also home made bread available and lots of things to go with the fish and chips such as squid rings, muscles, scallops, sauces and lemon. Open air or under...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have lived in Tauranga area 36 years and never eaten at this great fish and chips shop. I wasn't disappointed. The fish was super fresh, nice and crunchy, not too fatty, and the chips was the same, nice and crunchy and so yummy. Nice...More

Thank horses4fun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Undoubtedly the best fish & chips in NZ. When my kids visit from overseas they're insistent on a fish and chips meal from 'Dive Crescent '. The place is never empty, the staff always pleasant and helpful.

Thank MikeSpr2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was recommended by many Tripadvisors but found the food very greasy and the oil maybe should have been changed. The fish was nice but very expensive, they had sadly run out of mussels and oysters. Don't bother ordering the Potato fritters. Hot dogs were...More

Thank RnR_275
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10 January 2015|
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Response from lucy090756 | Reviewed this property |
always a happy bunch!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Dive Crescent | Bay of Plenty, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-578 1789
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