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Crusty Crab Takeaway

2 Cass Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
+64 9-403 7754
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“crispy crab” (24 reviews)
“burgers” (15 reviews)
“fresh fish” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
2 Cass Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hot and tasty picnic on the waterfront, Crusty Crab provided a handy place to get a tasty package of fish and chips.

Thank martinjill b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worst customer service. The lady at the counter with short blond hair tired up - has given me the worse customer service I have ever experience in NZ and I'm from Auckland. I am not sure why she was so rude is it because I...More

Thank Susan T
Tracy P, Owner at Crusty Crab Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Susan, I am so very sorry to hear about your experience with us on this day, I can assure you that this is not a regular occurrence as we pride ourselves in a high regard of customer service and agree this is unacceptable. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner had been out on a fishing charter and managed to catch some fish for dinner. Crusty Crab battered and fried it for us to go with some lovely fresh hot chips for the perfect meal!

Thank Jodi H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best fish and chips and enough in one portion for two people. We took ours to the lake front and really enjoyed.

Thank 73Sharon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we only had a very short time here as we were on a cruise so no time for a sit down meal but the crusty crab was perfect a location which was central to all the attractions food was great service second to none and...More

Thank anthonyjames1000
Reviewed 7 February 2018

There were people standing outside the shop eating fish and chips, so we knew the food would be good. Tasty and reasonable priced.

Thank michaelbN5695YM
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We just found this place on our visit this year and will definitely be going back on our next visit, the food was great, service lovely and loved sitting outside.

Thank 106emt
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Good fish and chips with Russel sea front the perfect view to sit and eat. The chips were good and plentiful the fish was fab.

Thank Barry P
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Well it has to be done, Fish and chips out of paper after a stroll on the beach. Plenty of choice, the only thing that did not hit the spot was they used frozen chips...!!!! they still tasted nice but you cannot beat fresh chips.

Thank dawn s
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Like most eatery’s in Russell you pay a lot for what it is (captive audience) one fish and portion of chips was $10. It was ok but had better from my local fish and chips. That said we usually come here when we are in...More

Thank Pete Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cass Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Russell
  • Phone Number: +64 9-403 7754
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