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Fast food, British
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Reviewed March 14, 2021 via mobile

This is our first visit and we were impressed with the service, quality and taste of the food. We ordered two fish and chips with a side of mushy peas and a small sausage in batter with chips. The food was ready in about 15...minutes and the portion sizes were perfect. The food tasted great and the fish was lovely and flaky with a crispy batter. The fish shop was clean and the staff were nice.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed January 23, 2021

This has to be the nicest chippy I've been to. Friendly and helpful staff lovely food great prices We went for the OAP and Chicken kebab The fish was proper, flakey cod and the chicken kebab was generous Keep up the great work

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed January 1, 2021

Every new year's day we spoil ourselves and have fish and chips. The Master Fryer is the best cooked to order. And the staff very pleasant Very clean and complys with the Covid restrictions

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed December 12, 2020

If you don’t like wearing a mask it’s ok as they will let you stand in the shop and staff will serve you and say nothing. After that customer was served and left a comment was made to staff to which they replied WAS THERE....!!!!!!!! The fish was good but chips were cold. DONT VISIT IF YOU WANT TO AVOID CATCHING COVID 19More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed September 9, 2020 via mobile

Been coming here for a few years. Tonight is probably the last. Constantly getting orders wrong (the last 3 times), there’s always something missing when I get home, and chips are undercooked and stodgy.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed August 3, 2020

Being a Gibby local whenever I’m to lazy to raid the fridge I use this local Gem 💎 Amazing range of food from The classic Fresh made to order fish n chips to the beautiful well portioned kebabs all food is amazingly tasty & always...hot staff & owner are extremely friendly and always happy to help 5 star food & service ✨✨✨✨✨More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed April 20, 2020

Only positive thing I will say is curry sauce is lovely but overall it’s a disappointment portion sizes are not worth money you pay for them the fish is terrible really greasy dripping with loads off oil potato’s allways in consistent as could be decent...on week next they can’t be bothers to peal them properly and there black and taste awfull since new management came it’s down hill rude charge silly prices and tend to forget stuff in orders shame cause under old owners this was always nice place to go now it’s like most places in Barry that have gone down the pecking order shame not many decent take aways anymoreMore

Date of visit: April 2020
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Made to order cod.Yes ,real cod ,absolutely delicious flakes of white cod....with ..crispy golden batter.The chips were also perfect. I usually avoid fish from chip shops but today my lunch was so amazing that i have to share the experience. The lady serving this lunchtime,...Monday 22 July 2018, was very nice,polite and made you feel valued has a customer.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed May 17, 2018

The service was slow and the fish and chips were ok but I’ve had much better. Would not bother going there again and would not recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is one of the worst fish I've had in a long time, was like eating cardboard. I waited for the fish to be cooked fresh but was defiantly not up to their usual standard. Very disappointed.

Date of visit: April 2018
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  • Yes, The Master Fryer offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Master Fryer offers delivery services.

  • The Master Fryer is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5