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Akaroa Fish and Chips

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ordered scallops. Came out looking good in golden batter, with chips and salad. Cutting into the scallops released a disgusting fluid that leaked over the chips and salad. Scallops themselves were small and a funny colour. Threw the lot in the bin. Not worth the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TrishW487
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had the Blue Cod and chips here about 5 times over the last 11 years, it average and the people that run the place are not very friendly even though the fish and chips are nice. The price you pay is on the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jazzrix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you have the word “World Famous” in your sign board, you have to life up to the name. And Akaroa Fish & Chips certainly delivered. I ordered Blue Cod fish and it was fresh and tasty. When we arrive at the wharf at 12PM,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nessat2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything is over salted but other than that tastes ok. We tried the regular fish n chips and clam chowder. Extra charge for tar tar and ketchup. Fairly expensive for what you're getting.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cmacdo05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great reputation and for good reason. It was busy and full when we arrived and the wait was 10 minutes, which is not bad at all for a fish and chip shop. The server was very patient, considering he probably gets...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Herbie15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome place to have a taste of New Zealand’s fish and chips, just across a view of the sea. The place is swamped with visitors hungry after touring the area, or just to relax. Service is fast despite the number of people that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Explore30035404140
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

It was one of the few places were you could get grilled fish instead of the usual battered variety. It was yummi,perfectly seasoned and the kumara chips were very good too.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Crubag
Reviewed 1 November 2018

just the best, nice, hot salty chips too. great spot, would definitely go there again. a good sized menu.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JohnCraw
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Lots of choices in what type of fish and how you want it cooked. We chose battered fish and it was amazing. Lots of tables out the front to sit and enjoy the view whilst you eat. If you are lucky a friendly neighbourhood cat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 709TAM
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Not more to say than great fish and chips. Great service, great view. Would have loved to stay longer.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David v
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23 February 2018|
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Response from Amanzi888 | Reviewed this property |
Don’t have a clue, doubt the owners would let you know either
26 July 2015|
Response from John Y |
11am_ 8ish depending on customers
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