Fresh, feel-good food from the local - AT HOME!

Been craving delicious, fresh, feel good Fish’n’Chips during lockdown? We are back in business and we're open! I know, right - hooray!

Welcome back to Waiheke Island’s premier Fish and Chip restaurant! Experience New Zealand’s traditional favourite at a whole new level of delicious! Located in the heart of Oneroa Village in Waiheke’s main town centre, The Local is the perfect place to sit back, relax, and enjoy the stunning views across Hauraki Gulf. With a wine list that includes some of the island’s best wines, cold, crisp Tiger Beer on tap, and honest-to-goodness, down-to-earth, fresh and hearty local fare, The Local is your Waiheke Island #mustdo!


We'll be following the Level 2 guidelines to the letter to ensure your and our safety, so please respect the COVID-19 government guidelines as well and practise social distancing.

Enjoy your fish’n’chips and burgers from The Local!

"The food at The Local is absolutely exquisite -

not only is it good old fashioned fish & Chips like I had when I was a kid,

they're fresh, light, melt-in-your-mouth perfection!" Carli, Auckland

PLEASE NOTE: We do our absolute best to ensure your experience at The Local is top notch and love a good review! To make sure you are getting the best and most current information direct from the horses mouth, visit our Facebook or Instagram pages.

keep safe everyone!

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Contact Us

Opening Hours - Level 2 


Monday – 11am - 3pm

Tuesday – closed

Wednesday – 11am - 7pm

Thurs – 11am - 7pm

Friday – 11am - 8pm

Saturday – 11am - 8pm

Sunday – 11am - 3pm

Happy Hours 11-12 & 3-5pm

However we may close early or stay open later if Waiheke factors or demand dictates!

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