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Fresh & Tasty

12 Waterfront Drive | Mangonui, Mangonui, New Zealand
+64 9-406 0082
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh pasta” (16 reviews)
“snapper” (20 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast Food, New Zealand
12 Waterfront Drive | Mangonui, Mangonui, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always enjoy our meals when we come here, staff are great, the food is a awesome amount for what you pay for. Its cool that they let you bring alcohol/sort drinks from the bar to have with your meal. GREAT SERVICE AND FOOD!

Thank xoKleeo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch at Fresh and Tasty and the food certainly lives up to the name. They had a good range of fish available and the Snapper and Terahiki we ordered was awesome. Very decent sized piece of fish that was moist, tasty and with...More

Thank suebnz
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Absolutely 'The Best' fish and chips I have had anywhere. Lovely people, great service, freshest fish and their batter is amazing - a special recipe I'm told! Don't even think about going anywhere else in town. We were looking for a good fish and chip...More

Thank Jaclyn A
Reviewed 5 July 2018

From the moment we walked in, we were greeted with a wonderful smile and very pleasant conversation. Taste - you have to try, best fish & chips we've had in a long time. With location at the back entrance to the hotel, this place is...More

Thank Bids17
Reviewed 4 July 2018

After stopping at the 'Famous'fish and chip shop just up the road and deciding that they were too expensive and didnt have the snapper that my partner would have liked we moved on.Spotted Fresh and Tasty round the corner,ordered 1 piece of Snapper, 1 tarakihi,and...More

Thank brendanorm
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Fantastic setting, average food. Touted as the 'famous' fish and chip shop, it is ordinary apart from the setting.

1  Thank Dongbird
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I'm from the Sth Island, and these Fush n Chups were the worst I've ever had, battered beyond belief and very little fush inside the over salted batter. Didn't even hav a crumbed option, wake up mangonui, tourists are not stupid. And it's the 21st...More

3  Thank Robert E
Reviewed 28 April 2018

so good well drained and very generous portions and reasonable prices and great discount for the gold card users thank you again it was lovely

2  Thank 1stHappyChappy
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We went to fresh & tasty because the locals said it was better than the more famous fish & chip shop. How right they were. The ladies serving were lovely, really helpful, cheerful and friendly and their service was perfect. We even popped into the...More

2  Thank Babsdranny
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The shop is hidden behind the Mangonui hotel and when you walk in you can see proudly displayed on the walls is a number of trip advisor awards and rightly so. Both the wives had the seafood chowder and the've both had chowder at a...More

2  Thank jeffd613
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Seafood, Fast Food, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Waterfront Drive | Mangonui, Mangonui, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Mangonui
  • Phone Number: +64 9-406 0082
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