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Thorndon Chippery

$$ - $$$, Seafood, Fast food
10 Murphy Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-499 5252
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (28 reviews)
“curly fries” (9 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
New Zealand, Seafood, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Murphy Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was visiting family in Wellington and they recommended Thorndon Chippery specifically for dinner and had a coupon for half price fish&chips, so of course we had to check it out! The portions are wonderful, the options are fantastic and the service was phenomenal (the...More

Thank Laurenhrv
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very large portions of chips and a good selection of food including a halloumi burger. Not exactly the healthiest option for everyday eating, but a nice place to meet a friend and catch up

Thank Raoul M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Premium. Consistently good. Try everything. Gluten Free available. Great burgers. Great Fish & Chip menu.Simple bar choice Beer. Not sure if they have wine available. Call them. The service is very good. and the people are polite and welcoming.

Thank johnnS5974TU
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby has been wanting to check this place out for a while and this was a last minute decision to pop in with our three young ones. They have quite a few options to pick from, I chose a burger and husband chose a grilled...More

Thank Rosewell23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday night....not a lot open. Found on TripAdvisor and well worth it. Excellent selection of fish and options. Kumara chips are very well done. Had blue wahoe & salmon (not completely cooked in middle, guy in charge had another piece cooked) and they were perfect....More

Thank Andrew C
thechippery, General Manager at Thorndon Chippery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind words Andrew! We usually cook the Salmon a little rarer but I am glad our staff ended up cooking it to your liking. We hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at a nearby apartment and had dinner here one night. Limited seating but friendly ambience. Good selection of fish & chip options or burgers. Licensed with good wines available by the glass. Enjoyed my eat in meal!

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to a comfort food lunch and liked the wide selection of fish, chips and extras. I ordered and waited and waited and waited. When I approached them they had obviously misplaced my order and rushed to fill it. No real...More

Thank Waikite2
thechippery, General Manager at Thorndon Chippery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am very sorry you felt that you weren't looked after on your visit to our Thorndon store. We would appreciate an opportunity to investigate the matter further and identify who may need some extra training. If you can tell me a little more about...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After seeing this place twice in one day from our tour 🚌, we were both hungry and delighted...and there’s cold beer to cool off a sweaty tourist. Enjoy!

Thank SwaSusan
Reviewed 7 February 2018

What a bonza fish and chip shop. Kiwi fish and chips are already spectacular but this was slightly upmarket, fish was Uber fresh and perfectly cooked in batter to die for and don’t even start me on the Kumera chips. Hubby, who hates coleslaw, gave...More

1  Thank J0g66
thechippery, General Manager at Thorndon Chippery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are stoked that you enjoyed your experience so much and thank you for taking the time to leave us a positive review!

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Terrific food and value for money. Fresh and beautifully presented. Lovely cold wine to compliment the meal. Loved it.

1  Thank Sandra M
thechippery, General Manager at Thorndon Chippery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kinds words! We look forward to welcoming you again very soon at The Chippery.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Murphy Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-499 5252
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