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Fish express

70 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
+44 1539 739657
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (41 reviews)
“light batter” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:30All hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Gluten Free Options
70 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

went to Kendal today, haven't been for years, saw this fish and chip shop from the bus and decided to try it, its not posh by any means but its nice and clean and the staff are friendly, we found a table sat down and...More

Thank Lilian R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this establishment many of times and have never had a disappointing experience! The meals are cheap for both restaurant and take away but the portions are very generous! The owner and all the staff are delightful and always take the time to...More

1  Thank jessiemichaels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big black hair in the chips - which were kind of just OK other than that - although grease was an inch deep at the bottom of the tray which we were given - Yuk! What I didn't appreciate was the obvious smirking sexual innuendo...More

Thank ericandmable
Daniel K, Owner at Fish express, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

What i find embarassing is your review. As it is untrue i work hard to make this buisness work and it works brilliantly as you can see from all the other reviews. I have never and would never use sexual inuendos or references to anyone...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Arriving late ( 7.50 pm ), 10 mins before closing, I was surprised when the owner let me in and asked me what I would like. Burger and chips - waited 10 mins , it was well cooked , loads of chips !, and I...More

1  Thank brucerobinson10
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I first entered the restaurant and there was a rather large queue in front of me. I decided to go for a wander then come back to test the waters. I am so glad I did as it was a fabulous experience. The Customer Service...More

Thank yorkieally34_9
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We had a huge portion of fish and chips - freshly fried fish with very crispy batter. Chips fresh out of the frier too. They gave a gluten free batter too. Brilliant food & great value

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to this chippy. The fish and chips were lovely and the service was friendly and efficient. The prices were very reasonable. Recommended.

Thank annamariehaigh
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We were looking for somewhere to eat in Kendal and found the Fish Express. We were not disappointed. The pensioner special at £4.50 was excellent.The fish and chips were some of the best we have tasted in a long time. Everything is freshly cooked to...More

Thank KidlingtonYellow
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Chips,Peas and Gravy......gorgeous. Piping hot and great value for money. Service here is proper quick too. You can sit inside, outside or takeaway......whatever suits. Defo worth a visit if your in the kendal area xxxx

Thank Cassie E
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Good fresh fish and chips. Can eat in. Pensioners Special is a real treat and they do gluten free. Not gourmet five star, just very good at what they offer for the money five star.

Thank Imp15
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Questions & Answers
7 September 2017|
Response from stephen p | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no all fish is rare land fish
15 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Daniel K | Property representative |
Hi We serve Gluten Free Fish and Chips and sausages every day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 739657
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