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Blue Haven Fish & Chips

268 Wakefield Quay, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 7969
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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“fish and chips” (25 reviews)
“snapper” (2 reviews)
“order” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
268 Wakefield Quay, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Best Fish n Chips I've had in years would definitely recommend it to everyone and anyone looking for some high quality cheap fish n chips

Thank joby16428
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Chips were pretty good, if a little oily. Popularity of this shop in summer is a let down with long waits, so ring ahead. No number system for orders so never sure if it's your order being called out. Shop is nice and clean, and...More

1  Thank Cam A
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Haven fish and chips do in my mind the best French fries in town they are always perfectly golden and crispy. The restaurant is very clean and fish is delivered daily. As a trucker this shop is always a top priority when in nelson.

1  Thank Herb W
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
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
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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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