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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Seafood, Fast food, British
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews fish and chips batter crispy salad burger pie large cod nice fish take away rock eel fish shop cooked fresh worth the wait order at the counter portion size sea front piping hot lovely food
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Is Nikolai K still the Manager/Owner? From 16 years ago to now, I have never had a bad experience at Yates.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Lynsey T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on Sat lunchtime with my Sis, Niece and Nephew. All very hungry! You do need to wait, as food is cooked to order and it was very busy and a wee bit chaotic ordering. BUT do not let this deter you. Sis is feeding...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank LNH1981
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good fish and chips. You have to go a long way (mostly northwards) to find them on a similar scale. Went for lunch, didn't have an evening meal because I was so satiated.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Stegzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favourite local for fish and chips! Eating in the restaurant is a real pleasure - as food is always great and the staff are friendly and helpful! We ordered a takeaway for Valentine's Day on the Friday evening - great to ring...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Julie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called in for lunch, it was busy (always a good sign).... The fish was splendid, the batter crispy and the chips were really good. I often speak to foreign visitors who mention fish and chips and I shy from recommending them but not now........More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 252pennyv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really looking forward to having fish and chips at Yates. When we got there on Sunday lunch time it was very busy which is fine as i have eaten there before and the food is good. The staff were really busy so I joined a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Londontraveller1964X
Reviewed 31 January 2019 via mobile

Called in for take away fish and chips the other evening. In fairness to them, it was a Wednesday evening about 8 o'clock on a freezing cold night, the whole town was deserted. We had 2 pieces of fish and a "large " chips. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rayoz
Reviewed 4 January 2019

I had the worst fish and chips that I had ever had last night. The fish had been overcooked by at least 10 minuets the chips some were cooked the others were under cooked. I used this take away as it had good reviews.I was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

We stopped at Yates for lunch, having seen the queue out of the door for takeaway fish and chips. We were able to find a table in the restaurant at the back and sat down. The staff are friendly and welcoming but rushed off their...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank 88racheln
Reviewed 27 December 2018

We visit Yates every time we go to Walton and have never been disappointed. Today, being a just after Christmas, the place was packed, so we did expect to wait a while for our food. We bought the £8.95 special deal: fish, chips, mushy peas...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Response from Lesmond P | Reviewed this property |
One can only ever pass judgement on things that happen to you. We have used Yates often and yes sometimes it took a while to get our order it was always worth the wait. after all when you visit quality restaurants you do not... More
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