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Main Street, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Dining options: Takeout
Description: Fish & Chips

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
best fish n chips in Hanmer

we always enjoy the fresh fish n chips here,though there's often a queue due to the popularity,you get a great feed after a hard day's soak in the thermal pools !!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 17, 2015
olivesgarden2015
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

A group of us came up to the pools (An outing for the children in our care) We all had a ball but the only thing missing at the time was the cafe at the pools which was closed down for renovations. Because of this we brought all our people fish and chips for lunch ... absolutely beautiful. Thanks Captain... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

we always enjoy the fresh fish n chips here,though there's often a queue due to the popularity,you get a great feed after a hard day's soak in the thermal pools !!!

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Thank olivesgarden2015
Blenheim, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

We really enjoyed our fish & chips. Big pieces of fish & there are gluten free options too. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

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Thank Sallabelle
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

They are not jokin when they say 'GIANT' burger. Huge and very tasty meals! Chips were very well cooked and service was spot on!

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Thank Sako7mm
Hanmersprings
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Well after not being welcome at all totally change of heart ! That's when I saw the man behind the counter grab good from a fridge / freezer with his hands after taking cash ! Nasty !! The the girl in the kitchen her hair was everywhere ! Like tie it up ! Please sort yah selfs out . Not... More 

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6 Thank Hanbam124
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

What a pile of c#%p the lady behind the counter tells you. My wife is now very unwell after being sold gluten free fish that is cooked in the same fryer (while she said the fryer kills the gluten.) Yes we should have known better. Having now looked this up gluten can change its form when cooked over 600F a... More 

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Thank JeffyGM
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

$10 blue cod & chips. Big portions nice batter nice chips. Friendly lady on counter. Just the ticket after a long drive and a hot pool soak.

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Thank TraveltripperUK
Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Great food as usual, with fantastic gluten free options. Unfortunately the service was terrible. Our number was called, we went and got our food and made our way back to our holiday home. We then realised we did not have the right order so went back to sort it out. The lady behind the counter was incredibly rude and insulting,... More 

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5 Thank L0uiseem
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

One of the places we look forward to when ever we come to Hamner. Hotdog good sausage not the baloney thing they hv going on like other south island fish n chip shops,Chips just right size, Fish very thick and tasty homemade batter. Always friendly when weve been there. Or though some comments say there not friendly...I understand if there... More 

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2 Thank louiselamour
Dunedin, New Zealand
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014 via mobile

Great tasting food and value for money. I would highly recommend! Would have to say these are some of the best chips I have had for a very long time!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Street, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Hanmer Springs

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Seafood

Description

Fish & Chips

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