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Scales Seafood

43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
+61 7 5536 6937
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh seafood” (56 reviews)
“prawns” (28 reviews)
“mullet” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Australian, Gluten Free Options
43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful fresh yummy - locals recommended and they were right. Fresh prawns and oysters!!! Cooked goodies also excellent

Thank Kathryn O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times, usually just to buy prawns straight off the boat. Decided to get dinner, so much selection and you get a choice how you want your fish cooked. Wasn’t disappointed, well will be back. There’s a park by the river with picnic...More

Thank Buzz D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a family not new to the area we wanted a good fish and chip shop. This one lived up to it but was a little expensive

Thank Suziepi
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I am a very fussy fish eater and have discovered that the Owner and Staff of Scales really take the time to let me know what fish to buy, as I don't like the fishy smell, skin or brown flesh. My husband loves fish and...More

Thank Colleen R
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Not sure what all the hype is about! Chips were good, fish bites were good, calamari & prawn cutlets seemed to be cooked in old oil & the flat head appeared to be flash fried/re-cooked.

Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Every week we hang out for a feed of fish and chips from here. Normally I grab a couple of pieces of snapper a large (Generous) serve of calamari and some chips. Never dissapointed in the quality

Thank ALSO2012
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

For the best seafood this is the place, there family meal deals are great value with heaps of variety, they also featured in the entertainment book which gives you a few great saving vouchers for scales. The only bad thing for me is crossing that...More

Thank Tabetha K
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Had lunch at Scales on Friday - to see why it had won the best 'Fish and Chips' on the Coast. We had Flake and Chips and Mullet and Chips - everything was cooked well, flake is nothing like the Flake you get in Victoria...More

Thank PaulineIan M
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We are locals and have been going to scales for years it has always been great, location wise is great too you can get fish and chips and sit across the road with the family and enjoy 😊

Thank jessicakilburn
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Excellent selection of fresh, quality, mainly local, seafood. Lose one point for charging $3.50 to fry one piece of selected fresh fish!!!

Thank oakie-52
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30 April 2017|
Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
I think around $30 a kilo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tweed Heads
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5536 6937
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