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Bub's Famous Fish & Chips

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, Fast food,
1 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 3917
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible33%
1 Sep 2017
“Seafood fix”
6 May 2017
“Have had better seafood ”
Closes in 27 min
11:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Grabbed some fish and chips to eat on the beach and the fish was so fresh and tasty! Will definitely go back. No wonder they are an award winning business!

Thank Dil H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I am disgusted that a seaside shop "famous" for its fish and chips, at a marina serves imported Basa as its fish cocktails and fish and chips. Besides the fish being mushy, traslucent, tssteless, over battered and over priced, the large sign advertising "fresh and...More

1  Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with the family while holidaying in the area. We made the Happy hour special. Fish and Chips $10. I think it's between 4 and 6pm. The service was very slow. They were not really busy but took about 1/2 an hour to get our...More

1  Thank mattmelsamrilbro
TeamBubs, Customer Service Team at Bub's Famous Fish & Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi there, we apologise for your slow service you have experienced and have reported your experience to management to ensure greater consistency in service in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok fish and chips. Approx half of the option you get at other places. Sauce 2.50. 8 rings and bit of chips $ 14. Half if the calamari were the normal ring size and the other half the small rings. Sure this is the best...More

2  Thank GodfBP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well i tried it and it was so bad......I had salt and pepper squid and it was more rubber in batter. My BIL had the fish and said it was bland and could not even identify it as fish. Yes it was busy as it...More

1  Thank awesomeaunty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was the only customer in the store but was ignored by the staff, so I went elsewhere to eat. I can't rate the food, but judging by the service, I didn't miss much. Horrible service. Find somewhere else where they will actually serve you...More

1  Thank Kayla_Smith94
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Their reputation is obviously out if date. Drove extra kms to buy prawns to enjoy on the beach - they were inedible! Rubbery and tasteless. Don't bother!

1  Thank HPT W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The add said 'best seafood winner' but what we was frozen mushy fish in stale batter soggy chips, a large bill and a long wait time. What a Con. The locals wouldn't eat there, only the gullible tourists. Never again. We could not eat what...More

1  Thank warwick431
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here today and were excited when we saw the sign Award winning Fish and Chips! Boy we're we disappointed with what was served up. Everything was extremely greasy and had no taste. We paid $56 for a family feast. This was no feast,...More

1  Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Bought 2 x fish & chips, had a long wait, the fish was mushy & tasteless, the batter very greasy & have had better chips at many other places. Supposedly the best fish & chips in NSW, I hope not. Won't go back.

1  Thank weg0in
TeamBubs, Customer Service Team at Bub's Famous Fish & Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Hi there, thank you for your feedback. We apologise for your experience and have passed on these issues to management. Consistency is always something we are striving for and we hope your next visit will be a much more enjoyable one.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 75
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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
Located on the waterfront at Nelson Bay, we're open 7 days a week. Winner of “Best Fish & Chips in NSW” 10 years running!
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