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Schwoch seafoods

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Fish & Chips, Pizza, Cafe, Seafood
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23 Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
0364717500
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
Description: Reasonably priced, good quality local fish and chips and seafood, great...
Reasonably priced, good quality local fish and chips and seafood, great pizzas with home made sour dough bases and fresh toppings. Takeaway or dine in, BYO, in a friendly relaxed atmosphere.
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  • 7
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Friday night, fish and chips

Now this is the place for you if you are looking for fresh fish. Portions are large the scallops lightly grilled and the trout to die for. Do yourself a favour and visit this establishment the service is friendly and nothing too much trouble.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2015
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Port Hedland, Australia
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Port Hedland, Australia
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115 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Now this is the place for you if you are looking for fresh fish. Portions are large the scallops lightly grilled and the trout to die for. Do yourself a favour and visit this establishment the service is friendly and nothing too much trouble.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We had a Pepperoni with jalapeños to increase kick, and a garlic prawn. Both were great. Thin crust and full of flavour. The town is quiet in winter which may explain some of the average reviews of other venues as there aren't enough tourists around for them to do a full fresh menu. But the Union takeaway is a great... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We went here on our first night in Strahan and returned again the next night simply because the food was so good. Take away or dine in. Friendly staff and good value. Recommend the pizzas, chicken burger (huge and free range) and the salmon and chips (fresh and beautiful-it's on the board as ocean trout but that was not available).

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Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We loved the little fish and chip shop, it served quality food and reasonable prices, The staff were friendly. There is a dining room , great for the cold and wet days. Very popular so get there early.

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Newcastle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

On a cold, wet Saturday evening, we arrived early for dinner at Union Takeaway, which specialises in fish, chips and pizza - takeaway mainly, but there is a room with plastic chairs and tables, wine glasses, plastic cutlery, and water, and one is free to BYOG and eat there if a table is free. We ordered two pizzas – a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Good pizza, on time, good service. We didn't eat on site, but it looked clean and family-friendly. Definitely recommended if you need a quiet night away from the pubs and restaurants.

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Leicester
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

We visited this friendly chip shop in Strahan, and weren't disappointed. The fish products weren't badly priced, and pizzas are worth trying. We had a prawn pack with chips and a vegetarian pizza. The chips and breaded prawns were cooked from frozen, but were still delicious. The pizza was also great, with pumpkin, feta, pesto and tomato, freshly made in... More 

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Leonie S, Owner at Schwoch seafoods, responded to this review

Schwoch Seafoods sold over 12 months ago and no longer exists, it is now Union Takeaway but despite numerous requests to trip advisor to close our listing they refuse to do so. More 

Port Douglas, Australia
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Advertising fish n chips was very disappointed to receive (bad) chips from a packet barely cooked and a very flavourless version of the famous tassie scallop pie. Sorry didn't quite cut it.

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Leonie S, Owner at Schwoch seafoods, responded to this review

Schwoch Seafoods sold over 12 months ago but trip advisor despite numerous requests will not remove our listing. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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256 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Pretty much nowhere else worth eating as far as I can tell. Grab some red wine and eat in the informal environment. Much of the Strahan restaurants are unspeakably bad. Unless you like pub food and buffets. It seems to be called Union now ?

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Leonie S, Owner at Schwoch seafoods, responded to this review

Schwoch Seafoods sold over 12 months ago and no longer exists, Union takeaway now operate in the same same but trip advisor refuse to remove our listing. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Order a simple 2 x flake and chips (with chicken salt) with a chicken burger. Got back to our room and had chips but no flake grilled fish, and had all season salt not chicken salt. And had 5 dim sims not a chicken burger. It wasn't the wrong order it had its on number etc, just wasn't read properly... More 

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Leonie S, Owner at Schwoch seafoods, responded to this review

Schwoch Seafoods sold over 12 months ago and no longer exists, Union takeaway now operate in the same same but trip advisor refuse to remove our listing. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 23 Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Strahan
  • Phone Number: 0364717500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 19
  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips, Pizza, Cafe, Seafood

Description

Reasonably priced, good quality local fish and chips and seafood, great pizzas with home made sour dough bases and fresh toppings. Takeaway or dine in, BYO, in a friendly relaxed atmosphere.

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