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Fryer's Delight

Holborn 19 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8SL, England
+44 20 7405 4114
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“mushy peas” (8 reviews)
“cod” (11 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, British
Holborn 19 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8SL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is really good at doing the classic British fish 'n' chips. The service is good, fast, an unfussy. The mushy peas are done well, the chips are well and truly chipped, i.e. wedges and crispy. The fish is generously portioned. Would definitely go...More

Thank septemberfalls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Based on the TA reviews I went for dinner one night; it was close to my hotel and I felt like something simple. Fish and chips, I thought would fit the bill. It was good. Portions were significant. The food tasted good. The price was...More

Thank WookieK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the typical, ideal place where I need in London. Whenever I miss my home, family, and friends on abroad, fine meal and this kind of local restaurant helps me. 1960's familiar decoration, cute fish character painted on menu bord on th wall, bottles...More

Thank GraceKawashima
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Great fish and chips. Good fresh fish, good portion and great fries. And very reasonable price Probably best I had in London so far. Also good selection of different types of fish.

Thank ecwlin
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Great big portions, chips cooked in dripping, freshly cooked haddock, doorstop bread and butter with builders tea. Perfect traditional chippy - comfort food at the end of a long day

Thank Lesley J
Reviewed 2 February 2017

it doesn't look much from the outside, but inside it's clean and very much 1960's style - and this is a good thing as far as I'm concerned - it makes a welcome change from the industrial chic prevalent these days. So I had a...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

where we stay in hotel we asked to reception staff for local and english cousine they recommend this old fish and chips shop they said its been here long time.it was first my time i tried fish this style it was diffrent .most of the...More

Thank yasge
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We've been going to this local chippie for the past ten years. Frankly it's pretty shabby and I wouldn't 'eat in' by choice. The cod isn't anything special either. However, the chips have always been great, and a large takeaway bag costs only £2: excellent...More

Thank megan614
Reviewed 6 December 2016

used to work in the area and used to eat here regularly. Very disappointed with sausage in batter and chips last night! Chips were fine but the batter on the sausages was chewy and almost inedible. It;s good that it has an eat in facility...More

1  Thank zactudor
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Much needed food after spending day at hospital with our son. Great service, piping hot freshly cooked fish and chips. I had haddock and my husband had cod with two cups of tea £17.10p. So good we are going back.

Thank debsk9
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holborn 19 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7405 4114
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