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Wellington Trawling Sea Market

220 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-384 8461
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
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“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
220 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

A quick late lunch early dinner at 4 pm. The blue cod was battered, not greasy, and the chips crisp and hot as they should be. Aioli just to our taste. A perfect meal for a travelling family with a super-lazy mom just arrived in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NewExperience2014
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Went out of curiosity to see what it was all about. Lots to see there. Was quite surprised but enjoyed looking around

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank leoniehastings
Reviewed 10 July 2018

How this place rates so highly is beyond me. The people working there are real characters for sure....is that it? The food is super average. I know for a fact (without mentioning names of to prevent suggestions of bias) there are at least several other...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jappleseed2014
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Got the lunch special - fish, chips and salad for $10. Really nice and great value. They also threw in a yummy potato fritter for free! Thanks guys :-) Nice friendly staff and would definitely go back.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank GourmetGabs
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Went to pick up a simple tea of fish and chips - I chose scallops, my daughter went for a hot dog. Meal was ready quicker than expected, despite being busy. Chips were great, and enough for the 2 of us. Scallops were large and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank rem868
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Fresh fish cooked perfectly. Beautiful crispy chips, no grease, and possibly the best potato fritters I have ever eaten, although in Australia they would have been potato cakes. Great spot

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Antony A
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We walked past here just before it was due to close at 8pm and they still cooked us fresh fish and chips to order which we took back to our motel. Some of the best fish and chips I have had. You can also pick...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Martin G
Reviewed 11 February 2018

They SELL FISH here!! Lots of fish! You can pick your own or have them use the “catch of the day” for batter or breading before frying. A meal comes with slaw and fries and all three of us were pleased with our selections. “Informality”...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank pwesterman
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We loved our lunches here today, we had the fresh grilled salmon and the fish burger. Everything was delicious, we got it super quick and with really good service - my sister asked a thousand questions and changed her order and the lady behind the...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 614hannahb
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Here you can buy all your fish oysters mussels to take away fresh or have a scoop of chips with fresh cooked fish . I love the terraki fish fillets just a dip in flour and pan fry .you can buy the whole fish or...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 321sandrad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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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