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Wellington Trawling Sea Market

) #289 of 696 Restaurants in Wellington $ Seafood, Fast food,
220 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-384 8461
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
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“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
“filet” (7 reviews)
“fries” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
220 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Utterly disappointed. Super overpriced for a small piece of fish with some fries with was overly saltish. Dirty place

Thank Pei Wen L
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Lower Hutt Wellington Sea Market was an awful experience. Terrible customer service. I would never got to any of their 3 places in Wellington. I will avoid at all costs. I was served 2 fried fish that were cold in the middle. I said...More

Thank contactjonesee
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Perfect place for takeaway fish and chips. Cooked in fresh oil with no smell normally associated with takeaway places. Limited seating to eat but most people take-away. Uncooked fresh fish available. TV on wall and magazines spread around to read. Dressings available. I rate this...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

I just sort of happened upon this place while wandering Wellington and I'm so glad I did! The fish and chips are really good, and are *very* fairly priced! I will be returning soon!

Thank kmummer
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I come here about once a week and buy the $10 lunch special. The fish and chips are delicious and there is also a really great salad. I like the staff down there and will continue to get my lunch there.

Thank VannahMcKnight
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Disguised as a fresh fish market a bit further down on Cuba Street, I found incredibly fresh and delicious fish and chips. There are a few tables in front of the fresh fish counter so if the aroma of the raw fish bothers, then carry...More

Thank ttm85
Reviewed 24 February 2017

It's a fish and chip bar with no frills. It all looked a bit daunting when trying to work out what fish to order from the huge choice. So I said to the Governor that we just wanted fish and chips for two. He suggested...More

Thank Sally B
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Service is fast . Great fish and chips and the fish is fresh .you can park on the side call in order and go or sit inside or out and enjoy your meal or just grab a scoop of chips and always piping hot

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I dropped into this well-known fush & chupps shop to get some protein on my way back to my hotel. The choice of seafood was plentiful. However, picking a premium "fish to fry" was 3 times more expensive than the "average" fish of the day...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Once again popped in on my visit to Wellington on a dreary Wellington Evening.... Got the best fish and chips in town and was happy again. Great assortment of fresh fish, Oysters etc. Seriously why go anywhere else?

Thank FlyingAussieScotsman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-384 8461
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