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All 108 Hervey Bay Restaurants

Maddigan's Seafood

401 Charlton Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
(07) 4128 4202
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Ranked #21 of 108 Restaurants in Hervey Bay
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Decent local tiger prawns & grilled ocean trout but not sensational. Frying oil might have needed a refresh. The aioli was good.

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Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Love this place, you can tell the food is first class by the queues waiting on orders, always fresh and h and lovely to be able to enjoy your food on seats opposite.

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Gladstone, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We asked at our accommodation which was the best fish & chip shop to go to (if you're going to a seaside town, you want the best!). It was a little further to walk but we decided that it would be worth it. It was EXTREMELY busy when we arrived, and we must have waited at least 30 minutes before... More

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Townsville, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Fish and chips are a great option for a beachside holiday - I recommend you telephone and order in advance as the lines out into the street every night of the week are testament to how good the food is at Maddigans. We had chips and whiting for 9 people - $30 - what a bargain - we just made... More

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Townsville, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Great food, terrific value but if travelling with kids phone your order in early or expect a long wait. Best fish and chip shop that I have visited in a long time. Both fish and chips cooked beautifully and we fed 6 adults and 3 kids very cheaply.

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Calgary, Canada
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90 reviews 90 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We paid extra for local seafood, but I wonder why. At least if I had spent the minimum amount I wouldn't have been quite so disappointed that the quality of the meal was average at best. We only ate a few of the chips, and picked most of the batter off of the fish and then still couldn't say that... More

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Toowoomba, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We had take away fish and chips from Maddigans on our first night in Hervey Bay--and were very impressed. The fish available on any given day are displayed on hand-written blackboards--everything is totally fresh and almost always local. I had coral trout in batter and it was wonderfully fresh and sweet in a light, crispy batter. Amazingly, a "portion" was... More

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Queensland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I can say Bill T is quite correct. Like him we often visit Maddigans as the fish is so fresh. WE get takeaways, go to the beach across the road. Queues are real long at times so yes if you can order in advance. Try the pineapple fritters as well. They just melt in your mouth. Great selection of shell... More

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Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This is hands down the best Fish n Chips in Hervey Bay. All i can say is order early so you don't have to wait too long! Yummo...!

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I pre order our meals every Thursday, I am given a time to collect, (Always busy) Every time I pick up it is almost ready, hot and packed well. The Staff know me as a regular and always make me welcome on a personal note. The Staff are alive and jolly always ready for a joke and a bit of... More

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