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Erik's Fish and Chips

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54 Ardmore St, Wanaka 9359, New Zealand
+64 3-441 3474
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good15%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible10%
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“fish and chips” (23 reviews)
“donuts” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
54 Ardmore St, Wanaka 9359, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Erik's Fish and Chips
1. Fish and Chips by the Lake
"The Hoki was out of this world!"
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2. Yum
"Best fish and chips I have ever had!"
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3. Gluten Free Fish and Chips
"Thee most perfect batter on the most tasty fresh fish."
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

It was around 5.30pm when we decided to try some fish and chips. We found Erik's Fish & Chips so thought we would try it, something lite for dinner. We ordered a couple of fish cocktails, chips and three battered oysters @ 3.50ea. (I was...More

Thank Sanmanz_Gone_Global
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are concerned about your review and mentioning Fish cocktails? We do not serve any alcohol or cocktails so think you may be reviewing the wrong place. If you were at Erik’s Fish and Chips, we are sorry you do not like our thin crisp...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We've had great experiences at the Queenstown van and Wanaka was just as good! I have 3 hungry boys and filling their tummies when eating out without spending a fortune is becoming harder. This is where Erik's Fish and Chips was great. The $10 meal...More

Thank MalibuCat40
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

We are thrilled you loved our fish and chips and our great $10 meal deal. We look forward to seeing you back again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such friendly staff and amazing food to match. The cheese chips and gravy was to die for aswell as the chicken. Will certainly be going back sometime soon. Very good vibes all around! Keep it up :))))

Thank Caitlyn G
Anna A, Manager at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for 5 star review, we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a very good example of how fish and chips can be made interesting. We went with the blue cod, which is the best tasting fish on offer. The chips were good, but the optional fried extras were well worth tasting. The fried red onion...More

Thank John D
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review. We are glad you tried and loved the red onion wedges and cauliflower bites. Thanks for recommending us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Their fish and chips are really good, relative to its price. I initially ordered their hoki value meal deal. We went back to this place for dinner (we liked it that much) and I ordered the kids meal (which was still enough for an adult...More

Thank Kriselle M
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for coming back for dinner. We are pleased you found great value in our different meal deals. Thanks for the 5-star review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a cold night. We wanted quick service. Blue cod available. Plenty of chips and the cod was as good as we hoped for.Good value. Glad we checked it out.

Thank mike w
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and visiting, we are pleased you visited and enjoyed your blue cod and chips

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Feel pretty ripped off and disappointed... We’re used to a good old kiwi fish and chips takeaway meal so it’s a big surprise to pay almost twice the price and end up with a pretty unsatisfactory meal. We ordered 2 blue cod and 1 hoki...More

Thank nevrar
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are very sorry you did not like our fish and chips. All our fish is weighed to the same size. The blue cod sometimes looks smaller and smaller than the hoki but it is the same size. We are sorry your children did not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered Hoki and chips from Erick's as well as some calamari and scallops. I then took this on about a 3 minute drive to where I was staying. The fish was ok but luke warm the calamari was pretty good in a nice crispy...More

Thank 13out
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are very sorry that your chips were cold this is totally unacceptable and we will discuss in a staff meeting how this could have happened to ensure it doesn't happen again. We are pleased your fish and calamari were of a good standard. Thank...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

Don't forget to have a look on the Air NZ website for a deal. We discovered this the following day. The fish and chips were good.

Thank Karyn P
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are pleased you enjoyed our fish and chips. Thank you for the review

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Went there with friends to have some fish and chips!! We were all very satisfied with the food. Love it crispy!! Have to try the deep fried kiwi. Very delicious. Can’t wait to have more!

Thank Shao C
Anna A, Owner at Erik's Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

What a great review, we can't wait to see you again. Great that you loved the deep fried kiwifruit. Thank you for the review

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Mayfly8051
5 March 2018|
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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Ardmore St, Wanaka 9359, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 3474
Description
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.
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