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Shippey's - CLOSED

Next to Waitangi Bridge, Paihia, New Zealand
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
8 Apr 2015
“fish n chips”
6 Dec 2014
“Shippys is not open.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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Next to Waitangi Bridge, Paihia, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 9 April 2015

we've only been there for lunch, for their fish and chips especially when 'blu-nose' is available. fish has always been fresh and staff are friendly enough though looking sleepy (maybe late nights?) understand it's a 'happier' place in the night where more young people eat...More

Thank Colin K
Reviewed 7 December 2014

We visited a week ago & it's just an empty hulk. It's for sale for $350,000 & needs mega bucks spent on it 2 make it an attraction again.

2  Thank Ianleigh M
Reviewed 11 November 2014

The food was great we had Dory and chips. It was slightly help yourself to cutlery etc and the tables and chairs were plastic patio type but don't let that put you off as it is a great place with great food.

Thank SueEWales
Reviewed 14 July 2014

We went here on our first night in Paihia. There was only one fish to choose from and it was pretty average (and mine had bones left in). The chips were quite nice and served in wire baskets. We were a party of 6, but...More

Thank MountMJo
Reviewed 12 July 2014

We went to Shippey's because of all the positive reviews. The food was good. It is known for it's fish and chips. The fish is lightly battered and there are a number of different types of fish to choose from. We sat outdoors and enjoyed...More

Thank chasemarta
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

Well perhaps not our catch directly, but a share of the catch from the mornings fishing trip! It was great to be able to get this cooked up with some yummy chips to make for some pretty awesome Fn'C! Excellent value for money if you...More

Thank TischlerAndHubby
Reviewed 9 July 2014

My husband and I ate here with friends for dinner. The restaurant is set in a ship that sits near to the bridge at Waitangi. As it was winter we were taken down in the ship where there is a bar area, large tv and...More

Thank Strickes
Reviewed 10 June 2014

We stopped for lunch at Shippey's and enjoyed some oysters, and fish and chips. The fish and chips were very well done, and we really enjoyed our meal. It is definitely not the cheapest fish n chip shop in the world, but the prices were...More

Thank Lasareina
Reviewed 22 May 2014

I went with my son for a basic cheapish meal on the last day of our trip to the Bay of Islands. We were pleasantly suurprised and had an excellent meal. I had a starter of the most huge delicious oysters I've had in years...More

Thank teens_again
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Good old fish 'n chips served her in a fun setting ... no frills and well priced. Highlight was the sunset .

Thank chicka27
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  • Address: Next to Waitangi Bridge, Paihia, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
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