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Scales Seafood

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43 Kennedy Dr, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
+61 7 5536 6937
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09:00 - 19:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best for its price ,value ,& quantity. Great view by the tweed river . My regular hang out spot to ease.

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Thank Sreedhar E
Tweed Heads, Australia
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are locals and are frequent customers of this establishment.We find the staff really friendly especially the guy who weighs the fish (sorry dont know his name). For us it is very economical and we choose our fish and have it weighed and cooked freshly for us

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Thank Barbara R
Tweed Heads, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great choice of fresh fish to take home, terrific fish & chips to eat there or in the park by the river. Friendly service, all up - fantastic place to eat in or take away.

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Thank kandpeas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can buy fish and chips to eat there or walk across the road to eat by the river very nice view Or you can buy fresh seafood to cook at home All was fresh and fantastic I highly recommend

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Thank DD7006
canberra
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bought some take away from here based on the trip advisor reviews and was not disappointed. We had a few different types of fish, which were all really fresh and the batter was lovely and light. Chips and potato scallops were fantastic too. For take away fish and chips in the Coolangatta/tweed heads area, not sure you could go past... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Scales is such a busy fresh and cooked seafood outlet,customer service is fantastic and produce is always fresh even though it's busy orders are very quick highly recommend 👍

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Thank Shannon D
Tweed Heads, Australia
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14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

How can Scales be rated the # 1 Restaurant in Tweed Heads when it is only a Take-Away Fish & Chips joint, that closes at 7pm nightly. Very misleading for people who read and value Tripadvisors reports, and an insult to the other restaurants listed in your ratings. TC Tweed Heads.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had the family pack and ended up going back a couple of days later for the same thing. The flake was lovely and it was all so fresh. Take a rug and go and sit by the river where the kids can enjoy the waters edge.

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Thank Dyballgang
Tweed Heads, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The fish I requested wasn't available, so I opted for Barra and Chips ($10.50). The meal was cooked quickly and presented in a quality cardboard container, lined with a sheet of paper. No oil appeared on this piece of paper. The chips were cooked to perfection: hot, crunchy and soft inside. The piece of Barra could have been larger, but... More 

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Thank Richard A
Stanthorpe, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We had lunch recently. Our battered snapper and chips fantastic. Nicely wrapped. Lemon fresh and enough salt. We shall be back.

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Thank Faith S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:00
Monday
09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:00
Thursday
09:00 - 19:00
Friday
09:00 - 19:00
Saturday
09:00 - 19:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?