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Flippers Cooked & Fresh Seafood

Seafood, Fast food, Australian
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Constitution Dock, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 3101
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09:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 21:00
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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255 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Quick, convenient, friendly, fresh, tasty, perfectly cooked, with a good range of salts and sauces. Seriously, ticks all the important boxes. I had a $10 'box of treats' - a scallop, piece of fish, squit pieces, crab stick etc. too big for me so I stripped the batter and shared the remainder with the seagulls - best pickings for the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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228 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Planned to give Flippers another try after a not so good experience last time we visited. Pleasantly surprised this time that food was much better. Portion sizes still smaller than our local fish shop but we are in a tourist part of town so keeping prices reasonable is important, so guess better to just cut sizes down. Still the fish... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very happy to discover this food, because it was quite good and fast. But a lot of people of Hobart told me that they are known for cooking fish which was battered in China ! The fish comes from Tassie but all the preparations are done in China...Sad.

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1 Thank Ilan Y
Brisbane, Australia
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69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered a serve of crumbed trevalla and got two generous pieces. Really good and not oily at all. The 2 scallops were also yummy. Nice to sit on the dock and enjoy the day.

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Thank ETbrisvegas
Traralgon, Australia
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173 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had flake and chips with a crab stick. The fish was so oily it was literally dripping as I tried to eat it. It was not that tasty at all and after a couple of bites I tossed the rest in the bin. The chips were not so nice either so they also ended up in the bin, possibly... More 

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Thank Macca3477
Canberra, Australia
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117 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I bought a seafood dinner at Flippers. It is cooked fresh in a barge - you stand on the wharf and lean on a bench to make your order. The food is very nice and the price is cheap.

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Thank Dorro1950
Gippsland, Australia
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went to other fish and chip shops in north Hobart,Way more expensive,so I went to the Restaurant area on constitution dock, The food in main Restaurant which is eat in appeared reasonable prices but i went to Flippers instead<first time I have been in Hobart. Man behind Counter very polite and explained meal ,and also mentioned that in the Burbs,the... More 

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1 Thank Peter B
Hobart, Australia
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116 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for quick takeaway local fished product. Take a ticket and buy local fish and chips. Stroll the dock precinct with you food and if lucky see a seal or dolphin playing among the boats.

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Palo Alto, California
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287 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of several barges tied-up downtown at the busy Hobart waterfront. We did a late-afternoon weekday take-away (the only option). These barges are good value for money, by Australian standards. We tried 4 kinds of fish and a large order of chips. Despite the size of the order, is was ready in 10 minutes. The chips would have... More 

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Thank ScienceTrip
Sydney, Australia
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159 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the Harry Cafe De Wheels of Tasmania. Traditional fish and chips with much more on offer. The seafood basket or equivalent is good, so are the potato cakes fish is cooked how you like and the chips are golden. Be aware there may be a que as it is a popular place though you don't have to wait... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 21:00
Monday
09:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 21:00
Thursday
09:30 - 21:00
Friday
09:30 - 21:00
Saturday
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Constitution Dock, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6234 3101

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?