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Snapper Jack’s

26 Albert Street | On the corner of Albert & Monk Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
+64 7-866 5482
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“snapper” (32 reviews)
“fresh fish” (16 reviews)
“ice cream” (16 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 7:30 PM Hours
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
26 Albert Street | On the corner of Albert & Monk Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just needed something quick, warm and tasty and Snapper Jacks did that. The shop was packed but the staff still got our order done quickly and without any fuss. Really tasty.

Thank Phaedra571
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Best fish & chips in Whitianga,they also have great icecreams,sloshies & other meals takeaways & eat in.Would go again next time in Whitiana

Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Deciding on fish and chips we went to Snapper Jack’s since it was the highest rated one in Whitianga on Trip Advisor. The service was dreadful, with the staff member yawning her way through our order. When paying by EFTPOS she just walked off and...More

Thank Pheonie
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

After a very long drive from Paihia we stopped here for a quick bite. Was not disappointed, everything was great, I had a burger and chips my partner had battered sausages and chips. It was just was we needed to satisfy our hunger.

Thank Damian L
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Easter weekend the wait time was 45 mins but after reading the good reviews we waited. The food was good but our order was mixed up (bearing in mind they where out the door with orders) The battered sausage was delish - proper pork sausage...More

Thank Lynsey M
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Was looking forward to getting a feed of fish n chips here since London, as been a few years between visits, and man it didn’t disappoint. Snapper for $7 nzd a piece is so fresh and tasty, just lightly battered and perfectly cooked. Love this...More

Thank Brent81
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Probably the worst meal ever had in New Zealand since 5 years...greasy, oily, sausage to forget about...fish could probably be fine but tasteless because of the oil...

Thank RomagnoloNZ
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We didn't have anything from the food side, so I can't comment on that. But we all ordered icecream and oh MAN. It was delicious, inexpensive, and the scoops were MASSIVE. We seriously considered riding the ferry back from Cooks Beach to Whitianga again the...More

Thank TheJamesGang
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This was one of the best fish and chips I have ever had. The fresh fish was lightly battered so you could really taste the fish! We got ours go-to and headed to the beach. It was definitely our least expensive yet best meal in...More

1  Thank Viive T
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Good price and good quality. Fresh fish with crispy batter, all fish gets served with a wedge of lemon which is a nice touch. Visited two days in a row and the quality remained consistent and delicious.

1  Thank sarwilsar
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7 April 2017|
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Response from Shirl536 | Property representative |
Hi Kate,yes we do :) 50c per fillet
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:15 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Albert Street | On the corner of Albert & Monk Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 5482
Nder new management since September 2013 Come on in and grab some yummy food! Here at Snapper Jacks we provide you with Yummy Takeaways such as; Fresh Fish and chips , Burgers/ Toasted Sandwiches, Milkshakes and Ice Creams and other delicious deep fried foods. We have a Fresh Fish Window for you to take your own fish home and cook yourself such as ; Snapper and Tarakihi on availability and we also sell Raw Fish and Marinated Mussels. We have Amazing Family Deals and forever changing specials so come in and check them out !! We have a dining area for you to sit down and eat your meal if you wish to eat in, However we do not have bathroom facilities available to the public. The nearest toilets are situated on Blacksmith Lane Behind the Information centre, or down at the water front by the Ferry. Come in and Grab something to eat , And don't hesitate to give us your feedback and reviews :)
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