Huckle & Co

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Monday11:00 am – 8:30 pm.

Tuesday11:00 am – 8:30 pm.

Wednesday11:00 am – 8:30 pm.

Thursday11:00 am – 8:30 pm.

Friday11:00 am – 8:45 pm.

Saturday11:00 am – 8:45 pm.

Sunday11:00 am – 8:30 pm.

31A Dundas Street, Seatoun, Wellington

04 388 1786

The perfect summer afternoon doesn’t exis… oh wait, it does, and you’ll find it in Seatoun in Wellington. 

Escape the CBD’s hustle and take a leisurely drive across the city, where you’ll find the makings of a classic Kiwi pastime. Huckle & Co do one thing, and they do it damn well—fish and chips, of course. 

Stay true to your roots and opt for a classic fried fish—they have plenty of good old Tarakihi fillets to fill you up. If burgers are more your scene, you’re spoiled for choice. Choose from a fish burger with an onion cake, a juicy beef number or even a halloumi version. There’s also a tempura prawn goodie for those feeling like a burger with a twist. 

You’ll want to pimp out your feast with all of the trimmings. The chips front offers old faves like thick-cut or shoestring fries, plus Kumara chips. You could also grab a bunch of classic greens or halloumi salad to beef things out. 

Plus, we can’t forget the desserts. Controversial topic; are you daring enough to indulge in a deep-fried Moro bar? 

Once you’ve loaded up the reusable supermarket bag with a bottle of soda and fried treats, make your way to the coast for dinner with a view. Across the way is Worser Bay, or head further up the peninsular to Scorching Bay. 

Throw down the picnic blanket, break out the Watties, and consider your evening sorted.

Words by Jess Willemse & Photography by Anna Briggs

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31A Dundas Street, Seatoun, Wellington

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