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Ballantynes Fish Chips

Seafood, Fast Food
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Shop 5, 35 Granites Dr, Palmerston, Northern Territory 0832, Australia
(08) 8931 0666
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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  • 10
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  • 13
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Always good

Food is great here. Never disappoints. Great burgers and best chips and gravy in town. Traditional fish and chip shop

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 28, 2015
Tania F
via mobile
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Darwin, Australia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

Great Fish and Chips, Always fresh, great staff and service for a corner takeaway. The Burgers are also nice

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Thank Mandy B
Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

This fish bar is awesome, take the phone number and pre order they are always busy !!! Friendly and the best chips anywhere .... just love 'em

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Thank depti70
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213 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

Food is great here. Never disappoints. Great burgers and best chips and gravy in town. Traditional fish and chip shop

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Thank Tania F
Darwin, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

went in to this shop at 12 midday the cook came out in a bad mood there was a sign on the counter no snapper so I made a joke oh well with have to go some where that has snapper {I only want 8 pieces of flake ] she said fine piss off then the thing is I was... More 

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Thank gasvin
Hoi An, Vietnam
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Not a bad local fish and chip shop has got better over the last couple of months..little bit expensive but most things are in Darwin

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Thank DarwinStewarts
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

I ordered 2 flake, chips for 2 ($8.00),6 fish nuggets and chips 2 pineapple fritters total cost $40 all I got was chips and they were horrible.been there twice and both times mucked up order never again

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1 Thank Jacqueline W
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

They have good serving size for chips...only get fish once in a blue moon coz it's quite expensive..still yummy though... (crumbed).. ring before u go to beat the queue

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Thank Danielle H
Darwin, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We eat food from here nearly every week, the quality is consistantly good and is one of the few places you can order sea scallops. The wait time for your order is quit often underestimated by 5 minutes or so and Fridays are very very busy between 6-7.30 pm as people come from all over to order from this shop.... More 

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Thank Chris W
Darwin, Australia
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130 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Easily the best fish shop around here and has been for some time. We never have any issue here and buy here at least once per month and have for years.

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Thank Daz G
Darwin, Australia
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20 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I gave this shop a second go after not being impressed a month before, but it lived up to the standard I had experienced - very poor. Again I had to wait 40 minutes for fish & chips, and again I had to peel the batter off the fish & the scallops I had purchased. Why there has to be... More 

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1 Thank Abeechy

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Shop 5, 35 Granites Dr, Palmerston, Northern Territory 0832, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Palmerston
  • Phone Number: (08) 8931 0666

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Fast Food
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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