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Craig’s Traditional Fish & Chips

701 Port Road, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
+64 7-865 8717
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible19%
17 Jan 2017
“Good Fish and chips but no crumbed fish”
27 Feb 2017
“Forget Craig's, go to The Roundabout.”
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Fast food, Seafood
701 Port Road, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
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Reviews (46)
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 28 February 2017

Worst Fish and Chips in New Zealand. Have nothing positive to say. Don't go to Craig!s, unless you like awful fried food.

Thank dormiegal
Reviewed 17 February 2017

ordered 1/2 scoop of chips and 3 nuggets via phone order. Was put on hold for a sec but she was poliet and friendly. Only took 10 mins to cook. Was busy when picked up but still had great service. Chips cooked perfect and the...More

Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We waited a long time before being served because no one was at the counter. After placing order there was limited seating (which is ok for size of shop) but the person just stood at fryer and called out the order # so quietly people...More

Thank deehughes7
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Phoned a couple of times to see how long the wait would be and went to answer phone. Finally got through and the wait was only around 15 minutes which for holiday season was pretty good. The big disappointments though were that a number of...More

Thank Shayne M
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We went to two different f&c places over the Christmas break and this was easily the worst experience we could have possibly had. We ordered $8 of chips to have with dinner, and were told it would be about an hour, which wasn't an issue....More

Thank Kerry M
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Fish and chips were superbly cooked. My chips were nice and crisp and not soggy. Just how I like them.

Thank tigitigi
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I don't like writing a bad review. How eva the owner was rude saying he wouldn't put bacon and cheese on our wedges so I had to order a separate piece of bacon and ask to be put on the wedges.. dur. (Seriously? ? And...More

Thank Kane W
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Good service but the Fish (Terakihi) was pretty disgusting! They said no Snapper which was fine but the Terakihi was dry, prob frozen and not good! Very disappointed and will try the competition next time! Also the size of the fillets 1 huge and one...More

1  Thank joyeous
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Though a long wait ( which can be avoided by phoning in your order), the fish & chips were crisp & hot. Very plentiful portions, & high quality fish. Can't wait for a return visit!

Thank mcavty
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Best fish & chips in town! I recommend gurnard which is always fresh & plenty to eat. It's in the main street & plenty of parking.

Thank cococat788
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Port Road, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whangamata
  • Phone Number: +64 7-865 8717
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