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Fowler Oysters

€€ - €€€Seafood, Fast food,
99 Ocean Beach Rd, Bluff 9814, New Zealand
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“fresh oysters” (3 reviews)
“bluff oysters” (8 reviews)
“fish” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 18:00 Hours
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
€€ - €€€
99 Ocean Beach Rd, Bluff 9814, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

So nice getting a half dozen Oysters & Chips treat for dinner here, it’s worth a drive out from town, beautiful views on the way to Bluff too

Thank angelinam558
Reviewed 17 August 2018

An absolute treat. Oysters in the shell, oysters in the pottle, oysters cooked, oyster balls. soooo many options! Great fish n chips too. A real southern staple.

Thank love_tie_money
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Great stop for fresh seafood and that which is reasonably priced. Oyster seconds are good value. Also the blue cod, a great fish.

Thank ElvisInvercargill
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Visited on Wednesday 2nd May. We bought our fish and chips from here and headed up Bluff Hill to enjoy them. Fresh battered blue cod and hot chips what more could you want. I did buy a tub of fresh oysters to enjoy later. Bit...More

1  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

While we traveling to bluff, we are hanging around and wait for the shop to open (from 9am-10.45am) Finally, our long wait doesn’t disappoint us We ordered half dozen of battered oyster and grab a dozen of fresh A grade oyster The battered oysters just...More

Thank Eddie T
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

10/10 fresh battered blue cod and chips and a pot of oysters. Highly recommend this simple little place for the best fish and chips we have ever tasted.

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped here at 11am on a weekday to sample the local delicacy. Decided the restaurant by the famous signpost was a bit extortionate, so wanted to try what the local chippie had to offer. Unassuming shop, friendly face behind the counter, and 10 minutes later...More

Thank katiegL7597BD
Reviewed 14 May 2018

You're going to Bluff... so of course you're going to try the famous Bluff oysters while you're there. Get them from Fowler Oysters, and grab some fish and chips while you're there! My nan and I stopped here on the recommendation of Google, and we...More

Thank gatekepa
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We have done many an oyster sojourn through NZ for many years. First time try for Bluff oysters. Taste wise good but the amount of grit in the oysters was not to our liking. It spoilt the experience. No they were not seconds as they...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Some times in life you discover something that is so impressive it is noteworthy, Fowler's Oyster's certainly ticks that box. For a take-away shop to produce food of such high quality they merit acknowledgement, their expertise in the age old art of batter is par...More

Thank ianj0hns0n11
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27 June 2018|
Response from Eddie T | Reviewed this property |
You will definitely get from the shop, just that we all miss the Bluff oyster festival on May. By the way, you might wanna go around 11am, as my experience the time shows in google and TripAdvisor doesn’t really accurate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$34
Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Ocean Beach Rd, Bluff 9814, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Bluff
  • Phone Number: 642128583
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