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Scales Seafood

43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
+61 7 5536 6937
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (52 reviews)
“prawns” (25 reviews)
“local fish” (5 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 19:00All hours
Seafood, Australian, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
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Reviews (252)
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1 - 10 of 252 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visiting from Sydney I got lost and found Scales by accident on route to my family. It was my chore to provide lunch. I bought beer battered flathead fillets chips and the largest fresh prawns I've ever seen. Great friendly service. Clean environment and fast...More

Thank Robyn R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Sitting by the river. Eating sensational fish and chips and potato scallops. Yum. Great way to end the week.

Thank Nicola P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Scales Seafood the food is fresh but expensive. seeing it is near the coast you pay a high price for their fish and oysters

Thank Aussieheli
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent takeaway fish and chips. Potato scallops very good. Also sells fresh seafood and cold drinks

Thank Leone B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not bad seafood. Good sitting in the park overlooking the river. Good size meals and quick service. Happy staff.

Thank Greenyhd 6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy busy place! Ring to order cooked food and just pick up then cross the road and eat it on the riverbank.

Thank Jillian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Choose fresh and they will cook. Clean and consistent. Location excellent with park across the road overlooking the river. Very popular with locals.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

In a 3 week holiday we ate here 3 times, and bought fresh seafood as well. Fried fish - excellent selection, good portion sizes, fair prices. Choice of freshly batteries, crumbed or grilled. Try the multi combo for 1 - scallop, 2 king prawn, sea...More

Thank Lellybelle
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Food good price till you get fresh fish then charge $3 to cook. Nice fish good service. Kid fish and chips pack is good but sometimes really small serve

Thank ikimba
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We visit here every time we stay in the area, which over the last couple of years has been 5 times. Lots of fish and other snack food varieties and always cooked fresh. The queue out of the door reflects it's hit with the locals...More

Thank Christine M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How much is your fresh salmon?
30 April 2017|
Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
I think around $30 a kilo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tweed Heads
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5536 6937
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