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Vinnies Takeaway

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Marsden Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
09-402 5276
Today
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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  • 29
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  • 15
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  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good sized burgers

Nice large burgers, good value for money but a bit over priced, do need doofers to be able to eat them without the mess. Add your own salt on the chips was a nice touch

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
heidic37
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Auckland, New Zealand
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English first
Canberra, Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Vinnie's provided a couple of great fish and chips dinners (take-away) while we were recently in lovely Paihia. The local 'Hoki' fish was excellent and with enough chips to feed a giant, the two of us were happy! Happy, firendly service too. Try it!

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

we decided to have a takeaway meal at Vinnies on friday night looking at the prices for our meal we thought at this price it must be great to our horror the Snapper we got was inedable due to the batter being still raw in the middle also it was to thick the potato fritters my wife had were like... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Nice large burgers, good value for money but a bit over priced, do need doofers to be able to eat them without the mess. Add your own salt on the chips was a nice touch

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Nuku'alofa, Tonga
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I went here for lunch and found that the $9 fish and chips was good, but the price makes sense as it is in the main street in a touristy town (ie you can get a single scoop of ice cream for more than $6 around the corner). The food was made fresh to order and it was very quick,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We went to Vinnies for Fish "n" Chips last night. Ordered three fish and 1 scope chips, a little over priced we thought at first. Got back to the hotel unwrapped the wrapper and discovered each piece of fish was about 30x5cm in size and a large scope of fish compared to other shops we have been too. The food... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The quality was there just a bit over priced I felt, had the one fish and one scope for $9 at home this would be around $4, however was a good clean place so one off stop would be ok

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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404 reviews 404 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
329 helpful votes 329 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

While this is a fast food place, it does a brisk trade and all is fresh. Friends come here every week and although generally, this type of food is not my first choice, it was a worthwhile experience to satisfy hunger pains. It it also very reasonable with generous servings. We opted for fish and chips which cost $9 for... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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139 reviews 139 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We were looking forward to a good feed of fish and chips and whilst passing by saw some of the food on offer and decided to take a punt on the fish and chips. By taking a punt we decided to forgo a trip to the Mangonui Fish Shop. We were disappointed to say the least. The fish was greasy... More 

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Waihi
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Ordered fish and chips plus potate fritters. The chips tasted like they had been re-heated more than once. The fish was very expensive, very greasy and just tasted terrible. The potate fritters were like rubbers. They were impossible to bite into. You could sole your shoes with thm. Took the food back and explained but the lady who attended to... More 

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Arroyo Grande, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

we decided this was a place that would not get our business, since , while we were walking along the street in the evening, we heard foul and loud language coming from the restaurant. They may have been cleaning up and getting ready to close, but we thought it was offensive and not a desirable place to even try. Food... More 

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Additional Information about Vinnies Takeaway

Address: Marsden Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
Phone Number: 09-402 5276
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Australian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Marsden Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: 09-402 5276

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Australian
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?