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Hereford Road | Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, England
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Shrewsbury, UK
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with a friend who is gluten intolerant, because I'd been told this is a gluten free chip shop. This was a Saturday evening and when placing the order we were told that it's only gluten free on a Tuesday and Thursday! What is the point in advertising that you are gluten free, if it's only on nights when most... More 

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Thank shrewsfan
Chorley, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We were passing through Shrewsbury and on the strength of some of the reviews on here decided to call in for some chips, we even waited half an hour for it to open! Why did we bother? Chips were very greasy and there seemed to be more batter bits than chips. Curry sauce was the runniest I've ever had and... More 

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Thank ThePurpleScorpion
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Love the food here and it is great quality. The food isn't greasy and the kebabs are beautiful. None of the orders get mixed up here and they always have savaloys ready. Great food quality. Recommended.

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Thank henryjwallace
Shropshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

I remember the holidays near the coast when cod was fresh creamy and white. The connoisseurs in the family always saying you won't beat the fish from Whitby. To be fair I've always agreed... Now though I've found the perfect fish in this landlocked town of Shrewsbury!! There are several good fish and chip shops in the town but this... More 

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Thank Showmewheretogo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2014

On microsoft maps, its in the wrong place. Food ok though, not the best in the area. This review must be 100 characters long, can I tell you about my pet tadpole.....

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Thank Sid C
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2014 via mobile

As the title says, fish and chips ok but nothing to rave about. Staff were very pleasant. Monkmoor fish bar is much better

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Thank Kate O
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2013 via mobile

It's a fish and chip shop! nice fish and chips! Friendly girl serving behind the counter nicest chips I've had in the area in a long time

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Thank Kristo32
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2013

Went there yesterday (Thursday evening). Was served soggy old cod. Fish tasted good but that's it. Chips portion just ok. A bit surprised at reading the reviews. Very disappointed. Will not go back for a second helping.

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Thank Ian G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2013

As a celiac, I thought that a night off cooking was gone, along came flippin fish, this fish shop is amazing,the staff are so friendly, the food is so enjoyable I have a night of cooking each week and go there, the portions are huge, I recommend this place to anyone whether celiac or not best fish shop around

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Thank Tink1970
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2013 via mobile

This is a very friendly shop that serves good quality fish and chips and is glowingly clean. I would especially recommend their fish cooked without batter. Good quality fish and generous portions. The best in Shrewsbury by a very long margin.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, British
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hereford Road | Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
Description
Fish & Chip Shop

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?