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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)
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Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
268 Wakefield Quay, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 July 2014

I visited recently and placed my order. wasnt busy with two other people waiting but The poor lady was trying to do everything. A man was there, and appeared to be the owner, but didnt help much, I waited and waited while other clients placed...More

Thank nzp0ppy
Reviewed 26 November 2013

We were on holiday in Nelson and had been recommended this place. We walked past it a couple of times but there was no sign of any opening hours - just a poster advertising a circus! Anyway I drove down one evening and arrived at...More

1  Thank AlecB2011
Reviewed 29 June 2013

I have to say when we arrived in Nelson in November 2011 we found this to be the best Fish and Chip shop we'd been to in years. After several visits, we were hooked, but lately have found it decreasing in quality and value. The...More

1  Thank Zippynobungle
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Went there last night and with new owners, the fish and chips are back to being the best you can get. The Blue cod was cooked perfectly and the chips were well cooked and crispy. Quick and friendly service always best to ring ahead as...More

Thank fairlieflyer
Reviewed 15 May 2013

Quite simply the fish here is delicious and fresh and well cooked. The difference between their warehou and most fish at a fish and chips shop in New Zealand is the difference between night and day. It was so good that we abandoned our plans...More

Thank CantonaForever
Reviewed 28 January 2013

Long term customer of this fish and chip shop and we always drive a distance to collect these. The chip portions seem to be getting a lot smaller recently. Are potatoes really that expensive? The fish is always good but would ask the current owners...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 24 January 2013

we had to wait at least 1/2 an hour for our fish and chips and the the results were good but not worth the wait

Thank SusanPine
Reviewed 12 January 2013 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our fish & chips from this popular place. Great choice of fish and other items cooked on demand. Due to its popularity it does get busy but you get a number in the queue and there are seats to wait - also...More

Thank Iona007
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Service- excellent, quality of the Fish and Chips - Excellent (I live in the UK) also good value for money, only slight criticism, please get some more tabes and chairs.

Thank Ikorel
Reviewed 14 December 2012

We do not normally buy fish and chips. Last time would be a year ago. However, after a particularly bad experience at a nearby restaurant we wandered here. The bluecod fish was just beautiful. So fresh, lightly battered and decent size. The seafood kebabs were...More

Thank nzp0ppy
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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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