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Erik's Fish and Chips

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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Fish and Chips by the Lake
1. Fish and Chips by the Lake
"The Hoki was out of this world!"
Pinky245
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2. Yum
2. Yum
"Best fish and chips I have ever had!"
Samuel W
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3. Gluten Free Fish and Chips
3. Gluten Free Fish and Chips
"Thee most perfect batter on the most tasty fresh fish."
tay172
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About
By popular demand, Erik’s Fish and Chips has opened our second food truck in beautiful Lake Wanaka. Using only the best local ingredients, sourced from the land and seas of New Zealand’s South Island, Erik serves up our delicious menu in a light crisp batter. With a unique Kiwi twist on traditional fish and chips, you’ll find items like handmade Kumara wedges and deep-fried kiwifruit that’ll keep you coming back for more. Everything is available Gluten Free.
PRICE RANGE
US$3 - US$13
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
FEATURES
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent fish and chips, nice light batter. But it was the friendly enthusiastic service from the Canadian and Kiwi girl that made the experience at Erik's Fish and Chips. Everyone there was commenting how much fun they made for the people waiting in line and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Maori_Boy12
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for mentioning our wonderful staff they are absolutely thrilled by this review. Plus we are pleased you loved our light batter.

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Reviewed 2 September 2018

Was travelling through Wanaka last week and found Eriks Fish and Chips, just when I was having a fish and chip craving. I had super friendly service and they answered all my dietary questions very well. I got Hoki and chips and my wife got...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

WOW what a great review, thank you We are glad you loved everything and we cant wait to see you when you come back to Wanaka.

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is not a glamorous place. In fact, it is a foodtruck permanently moored on a slight hill. One has to go to the window, order then sit down at one of he outdoor tables and wait to have your number called. When the food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JOHN BERNARD S
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

What a great review thank you for coming and taking the time to review us

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best take away fish and chips I’ve had in NZ. Three of us ordered Blue Cod, chips and Curry Sauce, Delicious!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 232vkt
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

WOW !! What a review thank you for taking he time to review us

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really cute fish n chip takeaway batch with lovely staff, but we purchased close to $200 worth for 5 families, couple of us paid $10 a piece for Blue Cod but the fish was tasteless, the worse Blue Cod I’ve ever tasted. Chips not...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TaniaYorwarth
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are very sorry you did not enjoy your blue cod which is a local favourite. It is expensive at $10 a piece as it is sustainably fished, so we offer a range of options and we do have a lot of great deals for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Got the $10 deal which is full enough for 1. Very friendly staffs. Recommend the scallops, was so yummy!! Will try the spotato sprirals next time, looks tasty.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank shoes295
Anna A, Manager at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed your meal and look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This would have to be our worst fish & chips meal in NZ. The chips were dry with no taste the hot dog tasted like saw dust and the fish had no flavour and very small pieces.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are sorry you did not like our fish and chips, and our hand made hot dogs which are a local favourite. Our fish is all weighed to 120 gms so all pieces are a very similar size. I notice you have only ever done...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all the staff were brilliant. Super friendly and helpful. Secondly this has to be the tastiest fish I've had in this hemisphere. I liked the light battering. AND TRY THE KIWI - HONESTLY.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GilbertC531
Anna A, Manager at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this fantastic review and mentioning our friendly staff. We are glad you enjoyed the fish and our kiwi!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are a family of seven hungry people, and we got the x4 blue cod and three cheesy gravy chips and some deep fried kiwi. They were all delicious, and even had one poached piece of fish which was so good my grandma said she...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nomoreelmtree
Anna A, Manager at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this great review. We are glad you enjoyed your meal and thank you for mentioning our friendly staff.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having been to the queenstown branch a couple years ago, I had to try the wanaka trailer out when I was In town. Great friendly staff and awesome food. The calamari is the best you'll have!! Thanks Erik's for a lovely meal at an affordable...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Max M
Anna A, Manager at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Max! We are pleased you enjoyed the calamari. Hope to see you again in the future.

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Mayfly8051
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Response from Anna A | Property representative |
I am sorry we don’t offer crumbed fish but we do offer poached fish which is cooked in tin foil. However our batter is like a tempura batter very light and crisp not thick like traditional batters, customers are very happy... More
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