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The John Dory Fish and Chip Shop

8 West Street, Belford, England
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“haggis” (10 reviews)
“fish and chips” (23 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British
8 West Street, Belford, England
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Probably the best chips I've ever had, cooked in beef dripping, simply awesome flavour, also fish cakes cooked to perfection!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stephen L
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Very generous portions of freshly cooked fish and chips. Great value an email delicious. The staff are friendly but be prepared to wait a little as they are very popular and cook to order.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank l w
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Came here with my girlfriend as it was right opposite our Air BnB - absolutely amazing food and a really friendly reception. The haggis was gorgeous, and the beef dripping chips were delicious. The other chippies in the area don't even come close!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alex E
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Don't take my word for it, just visit and try their fish and chips fried in beef dripping - absolutely superb!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Captain-slog10
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

small portion of chips, beautifully cooked fish and very tasty curry sauce. More than enough of a portion. Delicious lunch time picnic with the husband

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kune52
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

This is a chippy not to be missed. Piping hot fish and chips done in a lovely batter (beef dripping we think but not certain) and so cheap £9.80 for cod and chips X2 and both the fish and the chips were good portions. I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tim T
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Passing through Belford today and stopped Haggis and chips. The shop doesn’t look much from the outside but the food was fresh to order. The chips were as good as I have tasted. The batter on the Haggis was perfect. Haggis was really nice. Cost...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BurntNapper82
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Great fish and fabulous chips served by the owner who is real character. Can highly recommend and will definitely visit again

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 187047PeterR
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We were visiting Cragside NT property and heading towards our overnight stay, a quick research of Tripadvisor had located the John Dory chip shop and it had excellent grades and reviews, so we thought we would give it a go. Well it is a small...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RovingReporter999
Reviewed August 26, 2018

What a rare find! The owner is a true legend with pride in his work. Beautiful flaky fresh fish in crisp batter, awesome tasting 'proper' chips cooked to perfection. Super value for money, generous size portion and worth the wait in what ever the weather....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sara I
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August 20, 2018|
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Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know the answer either, but the telephone number is 01668 213161 and the opening hours are Friday 12–2pm, 5–9pm Saturday 12–2pm, 5–9pm Sunday Closed Monday (Summer Bank Holiday... More
June 7, 2018|
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Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don’t know the answer to this question. The timings are on the front door
September 15, 2017|
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Response from tynesider2011 | Reviewed this property |
No he opens Tuesday to Daturday in the school holidays and thurs - sat during the winter months
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 West Street, Belford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Belford
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