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Thorndon Chippery

10 Murphy Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-499 5252
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“fish and chips” (28 reviews)
“curly fries” (8 reviews)
“burger” (22 reviews)
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New Zealand, Seafood, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Murphy Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was advised by the Dwellington Hostel in Wellington and when this happens always a little apprehensive about going to places as they might get good discounts and so on, However never had such a excellent fish and chips, and being form the UK this...More

Thank 436michaelroberts
thechippery, General Manager at Thorndon Chippery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much for taking the time to leave us such a complimentary review. We hope to see you back at The Chippery very soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for over-priced, over-cooked, tiny portions of fish and arrogant service this is the place to find it! Fish portions are 120gms - which I suspect is uncooked weight which shrivels significantly when (over) cooked. The portion size is written in tiny writing...More

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

Hi, Thanks for your feedback and noting that the quality of the burgers and chips were good. I'm sorry you didn't find us good value. In comparison to other local fish and chip restaurants, all of our fish is fresh, rather than frozen and we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great little place to eat. Had the pulled pork burger. The pork was cooked perfectly and the burger was a perfect size.

Thank Ashem95
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Great fish n chips and the portion was good! Love the face you could choose the type of fish, how it’s cooked, the sauce and the sides. It gets busy close to evening so best to head there early to get seats!

Thank getmesomething
Reviewed 28 June 2018

So it was an extra busy day at the Chippery this day and despite ordering online we had to wait more than half an hour for our meals. I ordered the chicken tenders as part of my meal and unfortunately they were over done. The...More

Thank NevaBug
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The Thorndon Chippery is not your ordinary fish and chip shop; the food is fantastic. The chips are well made (in various cuts) in generous portions, and the burgers and fish are fresh and tasty. The food is thoughtfully presented in boxes for takeaway and...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

1 scoop of chips gave us 27 chips Fish and chip shops should be embarrassed this place shares their name. It was expensive (which is fine) but for 27 chips? No way. We even asked if 1 scoop is enough to feed 2 adults and...More

Thank efaz326
thechippery, General Manager at Thorndon Chippery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

I am very sorry that you were not happy with your meal and that your complaint was not followed up in the first instance. If you would not mind sending through your details to info@thechippery.co.nz I will personally look into your complaint. Our chip scoop...More

Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I placed an order for 17 people and Abi was great. I got to email my order in an specified a midday pick up. It was ready bang on 12 and he had carry boxes for us. The food was amazing. I had a tempura...More

Thank TashFernz
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Randomly walked into this place for a quick lunch and ordered the weekday express lunch set but we didn’t really like the flavour of the fish. The owner asked for feedback and we casually told him about it. He then generously offered another piece of...More

Thank Kylie Lee W
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Love this place.. super popular, always great and friendly service and fabulous Gluten Free eating!!

Thank Marie S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
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
Child-friendly, Kids
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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