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St Clair Fish and Chip Shop

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156 Forbury Road, Dunedin 9012, New Zealand
+64 3-455 7703
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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I ordered a fish burger, a vege burger and $5 chips. The fish burger came with meat on it, which meant I couldn't eat it. There was no warning that there was a meat patty on it when I ordered it. The vege burger was nice but not substantial. The chips were great and limp, with no real taste beyond... More 

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Thank Moses S
Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Blue Cod and chips. disappointing -i would have expected a takeaway shop to be able to serve freshly cooked blue cod not recooked fish which is always disappointing. It is just as expensive as a fresh cook takeaway shop. Old chips, old cooking oil

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Thank TravellerConference
Dunedin, New Zealand
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Nothing has changed since Ward moved to Australia and the quality of the food here is just as good. It is always packed on those nights when you don't want to cook or when the night at the pub has extended somewhat. The cheapest fish is cooked to perfection, the chips are great and for a cheap basic takeaway this... More 

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Thank BillyH56
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Great food! Very friendly service and huge portions! Would recommend when in the area. Take away only, ate it on the beach, it was great!

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Thank Lydia495
Whakatane, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Mum loves this place as it has variety, chinese to fish & chips ...... all good tooooo :) I have had both Chinese and Fish & Chips and enjoyed both.

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Thank 8Numbers
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 September 2015

The fish wasn't fresh yet costing fresh prices, the chips were greasy. The staff were rude and spoke to us like we were an inconvenience, i wouldn't go back. We through out the fish and chips and went to a cafe.

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Thank Chicky17
Dunedin, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 26 August 2015

This is my local chippie, always nice on a Friday night after a long week. Cheap and generous serving sizes with little fuss. The food is fresh and good and prepared pretty quickly considering how busy they can get. They also keep the premises nice and clean which is pretty important.

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Thank wargles
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Got some fish and chips from here and have to say that it was lovely the fish was breaded and very nicely cooked and the chips were great to. Well priced

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Thank FlourescentAdlt
Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 January 2015 via mobile

They need to talk to the customers they are busy talking in there own language very rude also fish is a bit greasy

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Thank Geoff L
Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 September 2014 via mobile

Yuck, slow, rude and expensive!! Drive up to Corstorphine and get your fish and chips from cookies takeaways - they are a million times better,faster and cheaper! If you think this fish and chip shop is good you have never had good fish and chips. I'm so disappointed in my experience!!

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Thank Alysha M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, Chinese, Seafood
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Forbury Road, Dunedin 9012, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-455 7703

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?