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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 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 Natalie S
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
Reviewed 23 January 2015

twice in the last 3 months I have purchased takeaways and both times I have regretted the decision. Run by Asians whose English is very poor, trying to get the message that I wanted a hotdog as displayed in the cabinet and getting a battered...More

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Excellent fish and chips- the best I've had since, well, I can't remember...fish was reasonablreasonably small, but beautifully cooked. Large portion of chips as well...no stinginess there, thankfully, as some popular chip shops seem to do. Reasonably priced as well. Top marks

Thank Steve M
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  • Food
  • 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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