We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.


Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
91 Fleetwood Road North, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 4AB, England
+44 1253 858585
11:30 - 20:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 16:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 20:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

185 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 185: English reviews
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been regularly eating here for years, they have consistently been good with a range of fish and cooking processes. They have a grilled fish witch is amazing (take out goes cold quickly) I have given them 5 stars for a consistent performance and the restaurant is a licences clean environment. Never been to a chippy like it, if... More 

Thank Azbat-1
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my nan. as I haven't seen her in a year ..was welcomed by a lovely blonde lady who was more than happy to help. and was on the ball with everything ! I work in hospitality my self so I know what is A* service ..we had the fish and leak and the fish and prawn (portions... More 

1 Thank love01253
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been many times,only round the corner,but never again,once we have old chips we never return.fish nice,but both our chips old looking,and cold.the thing is anyone serving must know this,like when we had a pub,you know when the product your serving is not right,and do something about it.so chips in the bin.

Thank tonynotrousers
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We had another delicious fish supper here. A warm welcome and very tasty hot food. It is always a pleasure to eat here. I had scampi and peas and my husband had small fish, peas and chips and then a very yummy ice cream. Good value too.

Thank 747MrsH
Level Contributor
47 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I really like seniors chippy because I always think it's incredibly well run and the queuing system is very efficient. The staff are friendly and your order is never wrong! I had the cod medium meal deal which was medium cod, chips, a side and a drink for around £7 I think. For me it was way too much food... More 

1 Thank Danielle J
Level Contributor
41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

After riding tram from Fleetwood to Gyn Square and back as it was now getting late decided to go to this fish restaurant with my lady friend. Have been to their place in Lytham in the past. The fish, Chips and mushy peas were great and as it was a small portion just right for older people. Then the ice... More 

Thank paratanman
Bolton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
114 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The chips are always perfect - the fish is always delicious. And the gravy is to die for too. We are never ever disappointed when we get a Seniors takeaway.

Thank RecliningBuddah
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Got takeaway with the kids as always friendly service the ladies at the counter are always smiling no matter how busy it is. Food was delicious great value too. Highly recommend whether you want restaurant or takeaway they never disappoint!

Thank Trisha S
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

our friends picked up some chips for our children what waste they said were dry i tried some and they were right when i asked were are got them from and they said seniors i was not surprised as some other friends had dry wooden chips before

Thank ollie290
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

My husband and I enjoyed delicious fish and chips and scampi and chips dinner. Very fresh and cooked to perfection. We savoured every mouthful. Our waitress was a lovely helpful girl.

1 Thank 747MrsH

Travellers who viewed Seniors also viewed

Bispham, Blackpool
Blackpool, Lancashire
Lytham St Anne's, Lancashire
Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire
Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire
Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire

Been to Seniors? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Fast food, British, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 19:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Fleetwood Road North, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Thornton Cleveleys
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 858585
Set next to the sails of the listed Marsh Mill Windmill, Seniors Thornton is in a really handy spot for the UKs best fish and chips! Whether you live locally or make a little diversion off the main through route from the M55 motorway, it's easy to get to, especially with the large car park across the road. Purpose built by the Seniors family in 2006, it's an impressive light and airy home to the 100 seater modern restaurant and the takeaway that was crowned the best in the UK in January 2012. Don't be deceived by the quality of the surroundings and expect to pay over the odds - Seniors are on a mission to raise the stakes for the fish and chip industry and believe in delivering the best possible quality at affordable prices - and that includes the environment in which you eat. This is not your typical chippy and if you really love fish and chips you must pay Seniors Thornton a visit. On the route to the start of the famous Blackpool illuminations and nearby seaside destinations of Cleveleys, Fleetwood and of course Blackpool itself, Seniors Thornton is a perfect place for families and coach parties arriving for the lights, or heading home after a great day out. BEST FISH AND CHIP SHOP IN THE UK 2012! Take-away and large restaurant facility Private/society party bookings welcome Coach parties welcome Fully licensed Accept all major credit cards Full disabled access Experienced staff with a passion to serve great fish and chips

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Seniors staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?