We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

World Famous Fish and Chips

) #8 of 9 Restaurants in Mangonui ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, Fast food,
Main Road, Mangonui, New Zealand
+64 9-406 0478
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good26%
  • Average24%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“nice fish” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Road, Mangonui, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (506)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 489 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic venue, located on the shore line, great food, friendly staff. A fast food restaurant living up to its own boast of being the best in the world. Fish and hand cut chips were cooked to perfection. Worth the visit for the setting alone

Thank Pressy72
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The title says it all. Poor customer sweetcorn and considering the quality of the fish, poor, expensive and overrated

Thank Ewan S
A TripAdvisor Member
21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit " the worlds best fish and chip shop" , I ordered the sea food chowder at $16.99 from the surly service person , the chowder arrived in a timely manner in a cardboard container , you help yourself to the plastic...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We can't comment on the fish but had scallops twice during our time in Mangonui. Very fresh and batter nice and light, cooked to perfection. Plenty of seating outside, comfortable enough. Orders are over the counter and done very quickly, staff were friendly enough, no...More

Thank Sonia I
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Although a little over-priced you can choose your fresh fish and even chip style which is novel. But the customer service was truly awful, besides having to pay $1.50 for a tablespoon size potion of tomato sauce, I felt like an unwanted guest at a...More

3  Thank devonbumpkin314
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We stayed in Paihia, but drove up to Mangonui. It is well worth the drive, because the fish is fresh and well prepared. The service was friendly and efficient. Great place to eat.

Thank Kobus R
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We stopped here because it's in the tourist brochures and World famous and kind of a "must do" in Northland!! Although there was nothing actually bad it also was nothing exceptional. Expensive, chips were over cooked, took a while for anyone to acknowledge that we...More

4  Thank traceyz22
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Good fresh seafood ,with an array of chips ( Potato , or Kumera in a variety of Sizes ) . A midweek visit , so it wasn't busy and the food came out fairly quickly . With the windows open the view is %50 of...More

Thank Rodney C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The battered fish was light and crisp, the chips were ok. But there is a line between rustic charm and bit of a dump and this place has crossed the line. Pretty high prices and charging extra for sauce etc - you'd think they might...More

1  Thank Wawata
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Even on a busy Easter weekend the speed of service was still good, mainly because the concept is good with guests cleaning up their fish and chip packets into bins. There is a wide range of seafood at reasonable prices, and the ambiance and view...More

Thank Hannah R
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Little Kitchen on the bay
253 reviews
.21 km away
Waterfront Cafe & Bar
276 reviews
.56 km away
Fresh & Tasty
119 reviews
.22 km away
The Thai
205 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Butler Point Whaling Museum
45 reviews
.81 km away
Taute Gallery
10 reviews
6.30 km away
Whangaroa Harbour
72 reviews
20.75 km away
Gumdiggers Park
91 reviews
29.94 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from World Famous Fish and Chips staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit

Recently Reviewed Hotels around Mangonui

Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 21:00
Monday
08:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 21:00
Thursday
08:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:30 - 21:00
Saturday
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Mangonui, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Mangonui
  • Phone Number: +64 9-406 0478
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing