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Blue Haven Fish & Chips

268 Wakefield Quay, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 7969
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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“fish chips” (6 reviews)
“snapper” (2 reviews)
“light batter” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
268 Wakefield Quay, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Average at best. Have had better at other coastal NZ towns. No crumbed option for fish and without a doubt the most expensive battered fish around.

1  Thank PJJ7
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The plan was fish and chips for lunch and we chose Blue Haven. Good choice of fish and we selected the Blue Warehou but the place looked a bit third or fourth rate. Food was cooked quick enough and overall was good to eat with...More

Thank Peter B
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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice fresh fish and awesome service from lovely people! Made an excellent meal. Was very busy the night I came. They had a wide range of fish ( some were pricey) and lots of vegetarian options like vege rolls.

Thank emilydennis551
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

really great fish and chips!! chips were lovely and crispy and i recommend the blue cod! cooked to perfection and a great taste 👍🏽 definitely recommend as an inexpensive meal for families and groups of friends

Thank roswalk
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely best I have had lovely batter on fish chips cooked in fresh clean oil I definitely be back delicious yum yum

Thank crystalstarship777
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Quick and delicious and a good kiwi traditional meal. Staff are efficient and friendly and the fish and chips are always to a high standard. Cooked to perfection, not greasy and the chips are crisp and tasty.

1  Thank kiwisolargal
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Everything is fresh in front of you NO FROZEN stuff here. Everything we ordered was mouth watering because it was cooked fresh. If you wish you can go along a little further on the wharf and sit and eat them. If you like Fish and...More

Thank grh55
Reviewed 7 September 2016

If you are going to eat fish & Chips you want them to be great not just good. These are GREAT, soft moist fish with light crisp batter and perfect chips. Delicious :-)

Thank WanderingFeet_Claire
Reviewed 27 March 2016

The fish was legit. Fresh and tasty in a great batter made on the premises (not the frozen junk you get elsewhere). The chips were enjoyable too. The best Fish and Chips I had during my travels in New Zealand. Don't bother with Styx. Just...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We did takeout from this restaurant. The portions were a good size, the fish and chips were good and the Greek Salad was excellent.

Thank l0vet0travelCalgary
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  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 268 Wakefield Quay, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-548 7969
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