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Coopers Catch Kaikoura Restaurant

9 West End, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 3-319 6362
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, New Zealand, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
9 West End, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Some of the best fish & chips I've ever had. The fish tasted fresh and delicious, my partner and I opted for two different pieces of fish, while both were good the blue cod was exceptional. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank foodguru010390
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a take away from Coopers due to all the rave reviews, have to say everything is freshly cooked so you do have a bit of a wait, The fish was cook well with light batter but the chips was a let down I...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

All I can say is yummalicious, great food will so go back there next time we visit. Everything was cooked perfect

Thank Erena T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a takeaway blue cod and chips and grouper and chips which were well cooked, big portions and delicious. We also had a sweet corn fritter which was quite heavy and dense and not what I was expecting - I wouldn't order that again....More

Thank Beverley W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got fish and chips and burgers for dinner from this place. It was very busy but the order arrived in decent time. The food was very delicious. The chips were done to perfection and can not fault it. Very crispy and seasoned well. If you...More

Thank Sammy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

dine outside , very relaxing BUT dont expect crayfish when you go to kaikoura may pay to call a few places before you go to see if there are any about !!!!

Thank gavinr17
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We wanted to try some proper fish, so went here for some fish and chips. We arrived to find ALL the seats taken. There was a large group of teenaged school children waiting for chips, so we were advised there would be a wait of...More

Thank Kiwiseley
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Onion rings were top notch - as good as American ones. If you are dining in you can help yourself to a bottle of tomato sauce. A little pricier than some other fish and chips shops but definitely worth it, and not as greasy as...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I have dined at Coopers Catch many times and this time was no different! Bloody amazing!! We were met with a smile and were able to make simple adaptations to the menu (I wanted my sausage battered!!). Hands down the best fish and chips in...More

1  Thank tomarps30
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food with a little price, typical New Zealand street fast food. Fresh and delicious. They do have kids menu and menu in Chinese.

2  Thank Ruofan X
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2 December 2015|
Response from Gregory S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they do. I am told that good crayfish is sold from a van, they do a selection of cooked seafood, though unfortunately I did not get a chance to eat here but it is normally always busy. if you go towards the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$2 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 West End, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura
  • Phone Number: +64 3-319 6362
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We are open 9.30am right through to Midnight - 7 days a week. Our aim is to offer a Kaikoura Seafood experience with Fresh Fish of the Day available daily. We have 2 qualified chefs working for us, all our fish is cooked to order, and we pride ourselves in quality and the high standard we offer to our customers. We also do our best to help the travelling public and our tourists by offering: Free Wi Fi, Free pottle of tomato sauce with every take away order, and free tomato sauce, vinegar available for all meals eaten on the premises. We are a family business with friendly staff and our aim is to Please You. We have outdoor picnic tables with umbrellas to offer a pleasant atmosphere, with views to the mountains, and of course the smell of that beautful sea, sit and enjoy while we deliver your meal to you. Free carpark.
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