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Crusty Crab Takeaway

Hamburgers, Fish & Chips
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2 Cass St, Russell, New Zealand
9 4037 754
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11:00 am - 7:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Description: http://www.finda.co.nz/business/listing/4p9qtg/crusty-crab...
http://www.finda.co.nz/business/listing/4p9qtg/crusty-crab/ - http://www.menus.co.nz/listing/4p9qtg/crusty-crab/ its a takeaway but the seafood and the fish and chips are really tasty
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  • 12
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yummy

Lovely fish and chips. We own a fish and chip shop at home so are quite fussy, we weren't dissappointed.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
lava2005
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 NEW

Lovely fish and chips. We own a fish and chip shop at home so are quite fussy, we weren't dissappointed.

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We had great fish and chips here for only $10. Better than I have had for more than double the price in some restaurants. The friendly ladies are happy to tell you which of the fish are fresh off the boat, and much to our joy it was served the proper way - in newspaper.

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Whitsunday Islands, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Fantastic food and great value! We gravitated here after paying a huge amount of money for a snack on the foreshore and filled up on Yummy Fish and Chips!!

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Took Dutch travellers for Fish and Chips in Russell. Crusty Crab did not disappoint. Fresh and superbly cooked fish and great chips. Sat at a table on the waterfront and watched the afternoon roll on. Divine way to spend a lunchtime.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We wanted fish and chips and was advised to got to the Crusty Crab rather than the more upmarket restaurants. We were very happy with the food and the price. We had crumbed dory - lovely and moist in a crisp crumbed coating and some real (thick) chips. Just like when we were kids!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We went for fish & chips on New Year's day after the excesses of the night before (sat on the grass by the sea - can't be beaten). Even though the fresh fish of the day had run out, the (I guess frozen?) fish tasted fresh to me - it was succulent and very tastey. Good chips as well. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Look its a takeaway that does a lovely fish and reasonable chips at a decent price just off the main front at Russell. We have been a few times now and you can sit outside but we get them wrapped up then take the short walk to the front and eat them on a bench. Brilliant.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Good menu, great to see a good old fashioned takeaway shop in tourist town, no wonder it is so popular.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Ordered fish and chips for the family tonight. Fresh Teraki was offered - really tasty, well cooked and swift service. Ready in 15 mins after my phone call. Everyone happy, we don't have fish and chips that often but probably the best for a long time.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

It was good lunch, we ordered the takeaway package of Battered Hoki Fish and Chips plus L & P (or other soft drink), bundled together for the price of $10. Affordable, yummy, and 15 min wait was OK. This shop serves not only fish and chip style menu, but also Burger choices with variety of filling (choice of 13) and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 Cass St, Russell, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Russell
  • Phone Number: 9 4037 754

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Hamburgers, Fish & Chips

Description

http://www.finda.co.nz/business/listing/4p9qtg/crusty-crab/ - http://www.menus.co.nz/listing/4p9qtg/crusty-crab/ its a takeaway but the seafood and the fish and chips are really tasty
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm

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