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Maddigan's Seafood

401 Charlton Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4128 4202
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (111 reviews)
“snapper” (28 reviews)
“calamari” (47 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast Food, Australian, Gluten Free Options
401 Charlton Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place, Maddigans, have been here in the same spot for too many years for me to remember and is the best FishNChippery anywhere. Do not go to Hervey Bay and not try them out.

Thank AuntyMim
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful fresh fish and chips, great value for money. Ring and order in advance during busy periods (eg Friday night) but walk-in seemed fine during the day. There’s a nice spot to eat on the foreshore opposite but not too many tables so maybe BYO...More

Thank Jessica D
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you decide to buy fish & chips in the Bay, look no further. Maddigans Seafood is the best. My wife & I have tried other shops in the Bay and keep coming back. Not only are the fish & chips the best, they are...More

Thank Phill D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Top spot for fish and chips in Hervey Bay. Looks like good fresh seafood as well. Looks busy at times but they get through the list pretty quick. Worth the wait.

Thank Grace A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been craving fish and chips for a while, being British they had slipped out of my weekly diet! Sydney is useless when it comes to getting traditional fish and chips so after reading a few reviews we headed to Maddigans. I can honestly...More

Thank Jake A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very busy fish n chip shop. It's a hive of activity around peak times. The scallops were beautiful and fresh, fish was ok and chips were average. I was shocked to see you had to pay for the chicken salt on the...More

Thank mariac6222016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Hervey Bay and cruised the waterfront. Decided to stop for lunch and The fresh fish in Maddigans window looked inviting. The calamari hand was something new and it was awesome! Had a lunch by the beach , most enjoyable.

Thank konrad s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best grilled fish in town. Coral trout grilled is delicious, large servings and fresh. Calamari hands are a favourite.

Thank Soy21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Maddigans, One of the busier esplanade takeaway establishments in Hervey Bay. Allow plenty of time and prepare yourself for a fairly long wait if they are in their busy periods. Good portions sizes of their local at international sourced fish. For those of you who...More

Thank ngwt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't enjoy it at all. Their food was too oily and not very enjoyable! We'll stick with the other local for seafood

Thank BaliMystique
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Questions & Answers
Sonia B
June 21, 2015|
Response from Courtney K |
Hi there. Yes we have rice flour for grilled fish and our chips are also gluten free. With a gluten free fryer operating fri to Sunday. 😊😊😊😊 hope this can help. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Charlton Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4128 4202
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