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Ainsworths Traditional Fish & Chips

41 Bridge Street | Turf Square, Caernarfon LL55 1AF, Wales
+44 1286 673151
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (143 reviews)
“cod loin” (11 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
41 Bridge Street | Turf Square, Caernarfon LL55 1AF, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were walking through the streets of caernarfon and we became aware of a great smell....chips. we followed our nosesite and came across ainsworths fish and chip shop. The chips were as good as they smelled. ...brilliant. ...and the curry sauce was just as good....More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Probably the freshest, crispiest and tastiest chips I’ve ever had Delicious 😋 Wish you could add your own salt and vinegar (only cos I probably like too much)

Thank wilma4
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in Caernarfon for a few nights , fancied fish and chips ,saw A line of customers outside this clean and tidy chip shop tried a fish supper and ate by the Castle walls . Freshly cooked and the best I have tasted in quite...More

1  Thank Sandy47g
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little place! Freshly cooked fish and chips ! Friendly staff and customers ! Good mix of locals and visitors. Quirky queuing system due to the shape of the building. Spotlessly clean. They've won a number of awards and you can understand why when you...More

2  Thank m0g64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bought a box of fish and chips to take out . We waited a few mins but they were served hot and in a box yto take out where we enjoiyed walk the streets and down to the Harbour wall to eat them. They were...More

1  Thank DavidAPerrin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best cod and chips i have ever had! Perfectly cooked and good value for money. Even though its tucked down a side street it is well worth hunting it out.

1  Thank 795alunw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fish and chips here is first class and delivered in a nice cardboard box. Because it is so popular there always seems to be a line of customers but to me that tells you how good it is !

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most perfect chippy I have ever had. So good I went twice in a week. As I’m vegan I can hardly ever have chippy gravy but I asked the lovely man behind the counter and he actually brought the tub out for me to...More

Thank colleen s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Packaged up, we took our sausage and chips to the seating area by the town walls. Overlooking the sea was a perfect spot to enjoy the non-greasy chippy tea. Definitely worthy of a second visit.

Thank juliedth0mas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had not visited this shop for many years, possibly as I do not visit Caernarfon very often. The shop although small, has some of the best fish and chips for miles, the staff are polite and helpful and as with most businesses in Caernarfon...More

Thank helfymol
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Questions & Answers
July 27, 2018|
Response from CRAIGA695 | Property representative |
Hi spyridon we have 4 window stools within our shop, this is the only seating we can offer.SORRY if Liam late replying to your question. Kind Regards Craig Ainsworth
Lesley C
October 31, 2017|
Response from MaDnInJaSzZ | Reviewed this property |
No we are open 11:45 - 21:00 Monday to Thursday and 11:45 - 22:00 Friday and Saturday.
Lesley C
October 31, 2017|
Response from heulwen21 | Reviewed this property |
they are open all year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:45 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Bridge Street | Turf Square, Caernarfon LL55 1AF, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Caernarfon
  • Phone Number: +44 1286 673151
  • E-mail
Ainsworth's is a family run business and has been established for over 20 years. All of our food is cooked fresh to order so that you the customer can enjoy it a its very best. The fish we use, Cod, Haddock & Plaice all come from well managed and sustainable waters. Our fish is freshly prepared on the premises each and every day. Our Chips. Freshly prepared on the premises each and every day from high grade potatoes. We use a number of different varieties of potatoes throughout the year to help ensure quality and consistency, varieties include Maris Piper. Our Batter. Light, Crisp and dry. Our Mushy Peas, Homemade and Delicious. All the products we cook and serve here at Ainsworth's have been chosen for their high quality and consistency. The oil we use for cooking is 100% vegetable oil, which is filtered and cleaned on a daily basis, this practice helps us to ensure that you the customer receives the finest quality product. Our Staff, as passionate as we are about cooking and serving great food and ensuring you receive excellent customer service.
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