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Scales Fish COmpany

19 York Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
+64 9-403 7820
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
14 Jan 2017
“Overpriced”
19 May 2016
“Quick evening meal”
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Seafood, Fast food
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19 York Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

It used to be $14 for 2 small pieces of fish and chips to take away, 2 months ago it went up to $19 for the same, checked it yesterday and has gone up to $20.50 This is price gouging at its best

Thank rossco2017
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Good service with a smile and great fresh fish.When too tired to cook after work you can get a decent meal here and it doesn't take too long.

Thank heikee2014
Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

4 tiny bits of fish in soggy batter and a cupful of chips cost us $28 was not impressed in the slightest.

Thank Anna E
Reviewed 20 November 2014 via mobile

Good chips, tasty fish but a truly tiny portion of it for the price. Delicious scallops, horribly let down by what I ordered as calamari which was in fact dreadful processed white fish in processed crumb. We're metres from the sea - surely if you...More

Thank Pomwi1979
Reviewed 16 April 2014

Right next to the Duke of Marlborough Tavern there is just time while waiting for your takeaway to down a beer! You can also sit at Duke's tables and eat in but 50 metres away you can sit on the waterfront and watch the sun...More

Thank Russellite
Reviewed 11 February 2014

We were able to order fresh local fish, take it home and cook it ourselves or they cook it for you! We chose to have them cook it because it was fantastic!

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 18 January 2014

$8 - what a deal - right next to Duke of M pub - grab a pint and lots of tasty options with fresh fish.

Thank Triplovers1151
Reviewed 1 January 2014

While sight seeing in Russell a downpour sent us looking for a place to eat and dodge the rain. We found Scales but all the sidewalk seating was in the rain. The wait staff said we could sit in the adjoining tavern, as it was...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 18 December 2013 via mobile

Omg!!! The smoked fish cakes were amazing!! So moist so delicious just an amazing meal served with a lite salad. Good on you Scales for an amazing late lunch. Recommend thoroughly.

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 27 April 2013

Being Anzac Day they opened at 1pm.......and boy were they busy. The wait was worth it as when our fish and chips came out they were sensational.

Thank PorroUnus
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  • Address: 19 York Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Russell
  • Phone Number: +64 9-403 7820
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