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Fosters Fish and Chips

812 Wilmslow Road | Didsbury, Manchester, England
+44 161 445 4430
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible12%
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“fish and chips” (70 reviews)
“pies” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
812 Wilmslow Road | Didsbury, Manchester, England
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Reviewed today

Called here tonight on our return from Birmingham. Not impressed! Kids seem to be running it....and cocking up! People getting served out of turn, I was one of them. Slow service, and when I got home they had forgot the peas, which had been paid...More

Thank Jeanniebeenthere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has the best fish and chips I know. They fry it in front of you, so it's just right when you eat it, on the top of it, their spuds are proper potatoes, fried 3x to get nice crisp chips. What not to...More

1  Thank BBGB17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's open for lunch, all afternoon and evening. Huge plus for travelling business people. We had diverted from Stockport A6 after most chippies closed early at 1.30pm. Restaurant and take-away on either side of an open kitchen. Separate entrance doors for each function on the...More

Thank JohnPeditatus
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Can't believe that steak puddings where not ready for sale due to being under selling temprature hey you been open since this early evening and now its 8.30. Had to have fish instead which was already cooked and resting in display cabinet. Got home around...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Working around the corner from this chippy we (me and my work friend) decided we would visit at dinner time. 12.30pm Dinner time arrived and so did we to a big que which normally is a good sign.. we ordered our food and stood waiting...More

Thank Vacation659135
Reviewed August 18, 2018

I was taken here my friend who is also a chip aficionado. Although visiting at dinner time it wasn't busy and we had a choice of tables. This is a place that sticks to the core of fish and chips without trying to do everything....More

1  Thank Ruth S
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Ok so fish and chips a basic staple diet, BUT! These were most probably the best I’ve ever had, COD 1 inch thick, cooked to perfection with a fabulously light batter, double cooked chips, fantastic, mushy peas just like my mum made them, sheer joy!...More

1  Thank Peter G
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Working around the corner from this chippy we (me and my work friend) decided we would visit at dinner time. 12.30pm Dinner time arrived and so did we to a big que which normally is a good sign.. we ordered our food and stood waiting...More

Thank Vacation659135
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Went for tea with my family. Hoping for lovely food was disappointed.haddock was tasteless and dry. Chips were worse thick dark brown and again tasteless. The whole visit was very disappointing. It was also expensive for what we received

Thank bigemf
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Great chip shop Food lovely and fresh Great staff Eat in too 2 for 1 on Monday’s Had our twin sons 21st birthday meal For 20 people and it’s was very nice

1  Thank ABWmanchester
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Questions & Answers
October 11, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Sinead C |
It is only a Saturday and Sunday that the gluten free batter is offered , however there are gluten free options available all week . Chips , curry, gravy, sausages , beer, dessert and also you can have the fish steamed or... More
September 25, 2016|
Response from PrGrPa | Reviewed this property |
They used to do a gluten free fry once a month. Now its once a week.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Wilmslow Road | Didsbury, Manchester, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 445 4430
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