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Vinnies Takeaway

Marsden Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5276
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Marsden Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 341 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We didn't mind the wait so much as the fish and chips were fresh, and very good. Only problem after that was fighting off the seagulls.

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been travelling all day we wanted a quick takeaway meal. We found it at Vinnies. The staff showed us the various fish options and told us how long it would take to cook (freshly cooked.) When we good home and opened the fish and...More

Thank Geoffrey S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For $8 I got a huge piece of batter fried fish that was so fresh, I swear it was swimming around just before they threw it in the fryer. The fish was wrapped in paper and came with a slice of lemon (I didn't order...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 3 February 2018

We had dinner here one night, going for the fish and chips which were fairly large and good. It was quite early in the evening and fairly quiet at the time so we didn't have to wait long. We visited during October and got bitten...More

Thank cngj
Reviewed 23 January 2018

After waiting over 30 minutes we finally got our fish and chips. So disappointing - sweet potato chips were burnt and normal chips very soggy and not quite cooked. Fish was horrible and we ended up throwing it away.

Thank Miss C
Reviewed 23 January 2018

My wife and I went to Vinnies because we had been told the food was great. Now that may well be the case, but unfortunately we didn't get the chance to taste it. I waited in line as the person in front of me placed...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We spent a bit of time Paihia NZ whilst waiting for a Bay of Islands cruise. Looking for something simple to eat we found Vinnies Takeaway and bought Hot Chips and Milkshakes. The chips were simply the best ever and the shakes were great also....More

Thank BoomerMMW
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Quite expensive for what was delivered. Small piece of hoki $8. Overcooked tiny oysters $2.50 each. Minimum chips for $4 looked more like $2 worth. Disappointed.

Thank kiwinurse
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We had the Dory and chips which was actually very good but soured by the 30 minute wait that we had (despite being told it would be 10 minutes). Staff were friendly but very rushed off their feet; unfortunately they had forgotten an order for...More

Thank NZChickPlymouth
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We read the reviews and decided to go to Vinny’s. All four of our fish was oily and the chips soggy. The service slow and they have a bad attitude. They don’t take credit cards. We were on a cruise and with so many people...More

Thank traveller77722
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marsden Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 5276
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