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Blue Haven Fish & Chips

268 Wakefield Quay, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 7969
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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“fish and chips” (25 reviews)
“snapper” (2 reviews)
“order” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
268 Wakefield Quay, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 January 2016

I always love the fish and chips here and we always place the same order - blue cod and a scoop of chips. The wait can sometimes be long and they do have the worst supply of tatty magazines to read. But the food -...More

Thank WLnz
Reviewed 12 January 2016

I only have fish and chips once every year or so, and this is the sort of place I'd like to get them from for those occasions! Great fish, good chips and not too long to wait. A popular place. I'd go back.

Thank CactusRose
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

My partner and I visited one evening during our stay in Nelson and were not overly impressed with this fish & chip shop. We found it to be very basic and overpriced for the small amount of food we got (the portions of everything were...More

Thank 148natalies
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We ordered fish of the day and chips in trepidation after reading some reviews. Had to write about our experience as it was so good. The chips would have done a sit-down restaurant proud. The fish was attractive and nicely cooked. Definitely non-greasy and very...More

Thank 306andrew
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Consistently good fish and chips. Jam wraps are a favourite. we usually get fish of the day as it seems to be just as good if not better than any other type of fish.

1  Thank Creedyandjaz
Reviewed 28 April 2015

This use to be my fish and chip shop of choice but no longer. Bluff oysters were $42 a dozen here, and way way cheaper at the fish and chipper down the road. The portions are smaller and the service isnt what it use to...More

1  Thank nzp0ppy
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Trip advisor, please get up to date. This fish n chip shop was always a place I came to to get mouthwatering sumptuous fish & chips... There was always a queue & cars would be coming & going from the carpark.. Not any more. When...More

3  Thank Ellamai
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Have been going to Haven Fish nChips for 25 years an have always found the fish great, but since changing hands not so any more. Put a phone order in only to find when we got there to pick them up they had run out...More

3  Thank 50sue05
Reviewed 28 March 2015

this fish etc comes in daily from there source,if you don't mind waiting it is something to experience they have a wide assortment of takeaway and is very well done to make it a full experience you can buy this then sit by the water...More

Thank Yvonne K
Reviewed 12 March 2015

Not a restuarant but a fish and chip shop with generous scoops of beautifully cooked chips and lightly battered fish. Excellent value for money. So often fish and chip shops just serve up over cooked pre prepared meals. This shop individually cook to order and...More

Thank colinjm
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Rating summary
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  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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