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Westshore Fish Cafe

112a Charles Street | Westshore, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-834 0227
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (32 reviews)
“bluff oysters” (4 reviews)
“chowder” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
112a Charles Street | Westshore, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is no doubt that the best fish n chips I have eaten! Every item is perfect and the fish does not have any fishy. I really really like the mini chowder.

Thank LubibiBonnie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place via TA. Was really happy we drove out to it. Both got the blue cod, one battered and one fried, some squid rings and garlic chips. Fish was great and the batter was so light and crispy. Chips were nice but wouldn't...More

Thank Dinks14 B
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The takeaway section was standing room only at 6:30pm on Saturday. We chose to have crumbed gurnard and 1 1/2 scoops of chips. This amount of chips proved to be just right for the two of us, as the fish was large. They were wrapped...More

Thank Buckoinchch
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I have dined at this Cafe several times over the years. Ownership changes from time to time but quality of the food is always excellent. On my recent visit the scallops and blue cod were both delectable.

Thank hambo
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We have been loyal customers of the Westshore Fish Cafe since several years now. When it changed hands (a couple of years ago) we did wonder whether this place would survive as the new owners had big shoes to fill. They didn't get everything right...More

Thank Charlotteofvarlet
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I was staying at a nearby motel and my mobility was restricted so was pleasantly surprised to be pointed to this little gem. Selling all the usual stuff you'd expect at a classic kiwi chippy, with six varieties of fish to choose from, food was...More

Thank Kiwiontour_50
Reviewed 14 August 2017

They do the best fish and chips in town. Plus I had mine grilled instead of battered - yum yum yum - it came in foil with beautiful seasoning. They have a café area as well which we will try next time.

Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We had crumbed Gurnard and it was too draw. We stayed just down the roads and it was ideal and of good quality.

Thank Nedbedrock
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We have come here twice now and have totally enjoyed everything from the service to the meals. Highly recommend the prawn cocktail and bluff oysters! Nice friendly staff and good prices. Down to earth seafood cafe.

Thank Marinaofthec
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We had and old favourite....fish and chips. The fish was not only extremely fresh, but beautifully cooked. It was presented in little cardboard trays so we could take the mean over the road and sit along the banks of the estuary.

Thank 1pmtemp1
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Malcolm R
14 November 2016|
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Response from willsamtroy | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open Monday nights.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112a Charles Street | Westshore, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-834 0227
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