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Maddigan's Seafood

401 Charlton Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4128 4202
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (100 reviews)
“snapper” (29 reviews)
“calamari” (46 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
401 Charlton Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had heard this was the place to get great seafood. I got to the shop at the right time, one person in front of me and only a handful of people already waiting for good. Once I ordered more and more people arrived to...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Recommended by locals and well deserved. Fresh and well cooked opposite love very lush park and environ boardwalks.

Thank Rajah1Brisbane
Reviewed 4 days ago

On our first visit to Hervey Bay two years ago we enjoyed fish and chips from Maddigans after reading all the great reviews. This time we were determined to have lunch here again. We had grilled dory, salad and chips and two battered fillets of...More

Thank Des M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We looked forward to buying our fish and chips here again but yesterday 8th March it was the worst fish and chip meal we had ever been served. Not sure the barra was in fact Barra. Chips poorly cooked and eaten by our dog. The...More

2  Thank TrishSalter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Madigans is always busy, that speaks for itself. They are situated across the road from a great park with picnic areas and covered seats which has access to an awesome beach. It is our custom to pick up something from Madigans and stroll across to...More

Thank Ronald E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mum loved her local Red fish crumbed I had Barra batted was a little disappointed just over cooked and batter a bit to thick To many chips But at the end of the day very tasty

Thank kaza17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When visiting Hervey Bay we visit Maddigans to get fresh Red Emperor which we take back to our accommodation and cook it. The fish has been available on our visits is in our opinion the top of the fish species and is a total time...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This paricular night, a friday, they were so busy customers were waiting outside. Everyone served efficiently and the wait for fish and chips took no time at all. They recommended which fish to have and its was just beautiful and melted in my mouth. Thoroughly...More

Thank a l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we come to Hervey Bay Maddigans is on the list. This place always seems to be busy even after 1900 on a Sunday there is a line waiting for their meals. The fish is local tasty and fresh. The portion sizes are generous...More

Thank Alan V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time in my life I only been to Harvey Bay but NEVER GO PAST this place for BEST FISH & CHIPS in AUSTRALIA.. Honestly never ever get disappointed just excellent ... Great service , friendly staff , even when their flat out as every...More

Thank Louise J
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Questions & Answers
Sonia B
21 June 2015|
Response from Courtney K |
Hi there. Yes we have rice flour for grilled fish and our chips are also gluten free. With a gluten free fryer operating fri to Sunday. 😊😊😊😊 hope this can help. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Charlton Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4128 4202
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