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The Cod Squad


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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner


Seafood, Fast food, British
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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All reviews cod battered sausage best fish and chips chip shop huge portions great chippy lovely chips great fish cooked fresh chippie southsea seafront pompey lunchtime
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Reviewed 19 December 2018

Good, nice, convenient (if walking); as there is no on street parking; on a busy road, with narrow residential streets nearby, so NOT easy to 'dash in'. The food has always been nice though.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WorldTravellingDiver
Reviewed 12 December 2018

If you are looking for a good old fashioned fish and chip shop there is no better place (no pun intended) to go than the Cod Squad. Overcome the terrible pun and simply enjoy a traditional fish supper with the usual added extras. Or, you...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Graham J
Reviewed 9 December 2018

For take away fish and chips this is a great fish and chip shop maintaining good quality food freshly cooked.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tezpil
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic fish and chips but just don't want to waste any more time standing waiting for it to cook. Keep some in the heated display. Please.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

I thought I'd give this place a go for takeaway Fish & Chips. I don't expect over the top false enthusiasm from the staff but this pair really were miserable. I asked for two different types of fish and when I got home I found...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank nckweeks
Inder S, Owner at The Cod Squad, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2018

Thank you for visiting the cod squad. We proud ourselves on a polite and friendly service, so I apologise this was not the case on your visit. The only fish we sell which will have a pin bone in is haddock whereas cod will always...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Have enjoyed using this place for a couple of years and always impressed with quality of food. Sadly yesterday not so good and I found a third of the chips inedible. They were just thin crispy strips with no potatoes filling. Seems to be a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank j j
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We sat down hoping to eat in loco but after having received our order in a filled up, heavy and oily bag we thought to get home quickly, in the rush I haven't searched inside, arrived at home I noticed there were no drinks in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gennaro Z
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I had been told they did the best fish and chips so was really looking forward to the experience. Hey ho, the fish I had (Haddock) was good once i got past the burnt plaster cast surrounding it. The chips were the worst I have...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Michael P
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I really love this fish and chip shop as the fish and chips are so delicious and it's very close to the beach. My friends and I often come here and get fish and chips, and pickles and walk to the beach. The price is...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kirsty H
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

After reading good reviews I had high expectations. The staff are friendly enough and portion sizes more than adequate. However overall, far from impressed! After ordering I popped along to the shop next door to get a cold drink because the cod squad refrigerator wasn’t...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Lee C
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