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Cafe Fish

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539 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7GQ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9066 4731
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Hi all The picture says it all fish crispy and fresh chips slightly under done for me but as you can see not many left. Curry not too hot and peas delicious pick of brown or white bread, service excellent and a bit of a chit chat from the boss all in all a well spent 40 mins. Good food... More 

Thank doug221157
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Been to cafe fish a couple of times now and is by far the nicest fish and chips I've had,the cafe is very welcoming,the menu isn't big but has all you need.the fish is cooked to perfection along with the chips are delicious and the gravy has a nice kick to it,all in all highly recommended.

Thank Ian G
North Carolina
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Easy cozy restuarant. Visited on our first evening in Belfast for a casual dinner. The staff was very friendly and the fish and chips were fabulous. I ordered the fish bites thinking it would be a smaller portion....I was so wrong! It was a huge portion of fish and chips. I have no regrets ordering it though because it was... More 

Thank krisNC
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We came around closing time to that lovely place but the staff were in no hurry at all. They served us an extra large portion of delicious fish bites! We had an excellent meal and an even better time.

Thank Sonja K
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84 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The staff was excellent. Great service. Had the fish and chips - very good portion and taste amazing. It has it's own special flavour which make it slightly special in comparison to other fish and chip that I have tasted.

Thank Darren Y
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

My Girlfriend and I stopped into Cafe Fish for a quick bite before heading home one evening last week and were quickly greeted by a friendly member of staff, who seated us promptly. The menu was small but still very eye catching and we both ordered a Haddock supper with a helping of curry sauce. Both our meals were delicious... More 

Thank McCloskey14
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122 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

It must be about a year since we visited ( we eat little fish and chips these days ) but this is a place that would seriously tempt you to indulge yourself more. We "sat in" at the cafe. It is clean,fresh and doesn't smell like a "chip shop". The staff are unbelievably welcoming and friendly. The menu is short,... More 

Thank CraigD999
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59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Spotless and modern, lovely cafe, lovely staff and food to die for. We had fish bits - now don't be fooled by the name - these are not bits of fish (unless the fish is a shark) these are full blown flutist deep fried to the crispiest batter and absolutely delicious. I had so many I took some home -... More 

Thank Sleeper3601
Belfast, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This has to be the best chippy I have ever been to! There is a sit in restaurant at one side of the Lisburn Road and a carry out one across from it on the other side. The fish is cooked fresh and is delicious! The fish bites adult meal is huge with @ 3 or 4 large portions of... More 

Thank Jacquil33
Belfast, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This is not the best fish in Belfast,it's not the best in Britain, it's the best in the world. They somehow made pepper sauce go well with fish and chip.Amazing truly amazing.The onion rings are crispy crunchy and sweet. The fish is fresh.Truly beautiful

Thank FriedCalamars

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Fast food, British
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 539 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7GQ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9066 4731

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