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Bub s Fish and Chips

$$ - $$$
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
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1 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 3917
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Port Stephens, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This "famous"seafood cafe is a tourist trap. Overpriced food and NO EFTPOS! Who does that in 2017.What a shame this a blight on the wonderful Port Stephens. Terrible and dirty outdoor furniture. Don't ask for their advertised deal of a dozen oysters for $10 as miraculously it's constantly not available -sold out??? We have never met anyone who has received... More 

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1 Thank Chris M
Newcastle, Australia
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73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered a sea food platter expecting a nice lunch. It really was terrible. The chips were tasteless, we added chicken salt, it made no difference, we added salt, the result was the same. The salad had seen better days and apart from the 6 prawns everything else was overcooked. The six oysters were minute. We paid nearly $70.00 &... More 

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Thank Beryl R
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I rarely write bad reviews on Trip Advisor. But for this place, I feel like I have a public duty to do so. You'd think that with all the claims of 'best fish and chips this side of wherever...', the food would be at least average, but no. I had chips and squid. The chips were ordinary but edible. The... More 

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Thank Rebecca H
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good value for money and beautifully cooked - the fish'n'chips was clean on the palate - no greasy after taste. The marina view is great as it is right on the wharf.

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Thank SnowPad
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139 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has some good reviews so we thought why not try it out. We were so disappointed with the quality of the food and for the rest of the day and night we kept on tasting it!!!!!!! The batter was over cooked and greasy, the chips had no taste at all no matter how much salt and chicken salt... More 

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Thank WilRoc
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33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thought would have a nice Lunch. Ordered the BBQ Grill platter, a piece of Grilled Atlantic Salmon, salad and 2 Crabs Claws costed $57 that's a lot of money for takeaway fish and chips. When you are having grilled Atlantic Salmon you expect the skin to be crispy for $14.90 a piece was pretty fatty at the bottom and... More 

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Thank Kieandra S
Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the barramundi fish and chips, I was hungry and expecting big things! Unfortunately, the portion size was pretty small and the chips were a little cold and cardboard like! I think I should have gone for the traditional fish and chips as i'm not sure barramundi is the best fish to be battered and fried as it holds... More 

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Thank KerryTaylor81
Dubbo, Australia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fresh seafood shared with the birds, very relaxed,nothing flash,right among the local fisherman.just fun.

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Thank 497janetw
Central Coast NSW
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our party of 9 ordered fish and chips to take back to our accommodation. Was hot, crisp and delicious. Order filled promptly. We would retire here again

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Thank outdoormum
Newcastle, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night, very quiet. No other customers. $11 for 6 pieces of cocktail fish, which were cooked well. The chips is what was most disappointing- $7 for a medium, super small serve, not cooked properly- worst chips we have ever had. Sauce is $2.5!! Again very average. Terrible customer service, no recommendations- clearly not happy to... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Nelson Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4984 3917

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?