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The Wee Kelpie

82 West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
+44 1436 675000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“mushy peas” (41 reviews)
“haddock” (66 reviews)
“haggis bites” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
82 West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I'm writing this review as I've been going here since it opened and never had a bad fish and chips. The portions have always been the right size and the food was freshly cooked. Well last night I ordered fish&chips for me and a sausage...More

Thank Harry T
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Our first experience with British fish and chips. Very nice big haddock fillet. Gluten-free batter available was a big bonus. Didn't want added salt and there was really none so a bit blank taste but definitely my own bad.

Thank Minna L
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I love The Wee Kelpie. Unfortunately unless the Monday or Tuesday deal is on it is a little out of my budget for a fish supper but when I am after a treat this is one on the first places I go to for a...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Takes the humble fish and chips to a new level. All cooked fresh to order. A fantastic menu with an amazing array of fish on offer.

Thank John M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I had to wait half an hour for two suppers , people were served before me even though I had arrived before them . When I got home the haddock tasted terrible and the chips , and there were not many , were not nice...More

Thank Iain C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great chip shop. I love that everything is cooked fresh to order. Takes a little longer but is so worth it. Also great customer service.

2  Thank Gavin S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great fish supper and handmade chips also home made coleslaw and mushy peas ate excellent as well. Also enjoyed the bites as a starter. Recommend haddock for the fish -very tasty..

1  Thank dabhanddoug
Reviewed 10 April 2017

If your looking for a good chippy in Helensburgh then look no further that the Wee Kelpie.This is a very busy takeaway and they cook to order so everything is nice and fresh but that also means you have to wait a bit longer for...More

1  Thank themanwiththecamera
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went here to get away from traffic on the way home from a Sunday walk in Dunoon. Have to say probably best fish and chips I've ever had!! The fish was huge and the batter was so tasty! Exactly what we wanted! Definitely worth the...More

1  Thank Avingkay
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I went here based on a number of good reviews and had high expectations. I ordered a large Cod and chips and handed over just short of £10 once I'd added mayonnaise and tartare sauce. Now I've become accustomed to a Scottish fish supper made...More

1  Thank Daniel A
TheWeeKelpie, Owner at The Wee Kelpie, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi Daniel On Saturday night The Wee Kelpie was extremely busy. I was working and remember there being a problem with one order. What happened was unfortunate but one of my staff sent a Cod and Chips and missed the second piece which would have...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Helensburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1436 675000
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Selection of Fish and Chips cooked to order. Gluten free available at all times. Childrens menu and special offers available.
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