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Scales Seafood

43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
+61 7 5536 6937
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh seafood” (57 reviews)
“prawns” (28 reviews)
“mullet” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Australian, Gluten Free Options
43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided to grab a take away fish and chip meal and eat it across the road next to the river. Nicely cooked but nothing special and a bit of a long wait considering they weren't busy. Probably best to have the fish of the...More

Thank Stefan D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a favourite whenever we are close by for dinner or lunch. Good selection of seafoods, including buying fresh raw seafood for cooking later if desired. The best part, they can cook it for you and you can enjoy the fresh seafood in your favourite...More

Thank FijiFriends
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on our way back to Sydney after a restful week on Main Beach and wanted a quick lunch prior to our early afternoon flight. Thanks to Tripadvisor, we found Scale's in Tweed Heads. This was maybe 5-10 minutes from the Gold Coast Airport....More

Thank DougR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is always consistently good with their prices, quality and service. Every time i visit here to get my fish and chips i love it.

Thank madikerr2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered the family pack and fish bites. The chips were soggy, cold and under-cooked, the fish bites tasteless, as were the calamari pieces. Prawn cutlets over-cooked and tasteless. The only edible items were the two small pieces of fish (and note, two small pieces...More

Thank AGL2309
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love Scales. Best fish and chips and you can cross the road and sit by the river and enjoy. A range of locally caught fish fresh from the trawlers ready for you.

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was cooked quickly but it was rather oily and a little expensive. If the prices were lower it would be great value but for a family of 4 it was a expensive meal.

Thank Ellie1830
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Have been coming here for years. Absolute best chips and potato cakes. Fresh seafood is divine. Had a delicous spanner crab and the staff were so friendly and broke it up for us and cleaned it so we could take our meal across the road...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

No question why it wins best year on year. The fish was the best we've had in a long time and when they say cod it is,Reef is reef and so on...

Thank David B
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Great selection, very busy (as soon good) walk straight across the street and sit under the trees looking at the river...perfect break!

Thank j0c0sab
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30 April 2017|
Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
I think around $30 a kilo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tweed Heads
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5536 6937
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