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The Lime Crab

South John Street | The Pier ,, New Quay SA45 9NP, Wales
+44 1545 561400
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lime cream” (169 reviews)
“tartare” (62 reviews)
“halloumi” (48 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
South John Street | The Pier ,, New Quay SA45 9NP, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited The Lime Crab after recommendations and were not disappointed. The most lovely GF cod and chips with homemade tartar sauce I have ever had. We ate our meals on a little bench over looking New Quay bay watching dolphins dancing out at sea!...More

1  Thank Anne-Marie B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Now I know that many seaside locations are seasonal, but with such a large amount of Fish & Chip restaurants in the vicinity I was surprised just how much the food was here. We were visiting friends who took us here, recommending it as the...More

1  Thank Tim L
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place was recommended to us by the owner of the cottage we were staying in and had described it as 'the best fish and chips in wales'. We were intrigued so decided to check it out! Firstly, New Quay is wonderful! Secondly, The Lime...More

1  Thank Ellie Q
Reviewed 3 days ago

This came recommended and we were not disappointed, varied choice, freshly cooked, good service, outdoor tables to eat on the premises.

1  Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very fast service, great menu and the chips were without doubt best chips I’ve ever had in Wales. Chips eaten beside on pier on a sunny evening looking out for dolphins, a great dining experience!

1  Thank Briso70
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sat outside in the sun overlooking the harbour had a big fish platter for 10£ which was good if you like this kind of food

1  Thank Sophie S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent gluten free fish and chips and a great service. Probably some of the best I've ever tasted, lovely and fresh.

1  Thank workingholidayUkIsh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lime Crab was recommended by a local and what a good choice it was. A great selection of fish that you wouldn't normally see at a chip shop & whilst the price is slightly higher than normal - it is well worth it and...More

1  Thank Ross1324
Reviewed 1 week ago

On our return from a boat trip we popped in for supper. I had cod and chips and my partner had beef ale pie and chips we both also had a bottle of cold fizzy drink. The cost was reasonable and food was very tasty...More

1  Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch and opted for a seafood platter to share. Whilst quite pricey it was worth every penny. The fish was delicious as were the chips. We will return!!!

2  Thank Bargainhunter6
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South John Street | The Pier ,, New Quay SA45 9NP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  New Quay
  • Phone Number: +44 1545 561400
  • E-mail
FIsh and chips with a twist !All our cod & haddock is skinless and boneless and is served with lemon wedge and homemade tartar sauce.. Also available on the menu is salt & pepper squid . Fresh Scallops , Tempura Prawns , homemade rissoles , children's menu and daily specials.

Gluten free fish is not available during bank holidays and summer holidays.
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