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#834 of 16,979 Restaurants in London
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Seafood, Fast food, British
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 December 2020

Always come to the Laughing Halibut for our Fish & chips. Even though we are not local to the area it’s certainly worth the journey. Fish is always fresh and cooked perfectly and the chips are always tasty. Also reasonably priced and the staff sincerely...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 4 July 2020

Its been open 3 weeks but we didn't know as we've all been locked down! Lovel takeaway last night, fish and chips, good as usual. Not open for eat in at the moment. Prices still really competitive, very cheap for London.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 18 June 2020

This is my favourite Fish and Chip restaurant . I usually order over the phone and collect it and everything is freshly cooked. I have eaten is the restaurant couple of time and I have always found their customer service is great either eat in...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 15 June 2020

Have been using this place for 25 years and have never had a bad meal. Staff are friendly and food is superb.

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 4 June 2020 via mobile

Fish and Chips were delicious. Great Service. Definitely worth a try if you are in the Westminister part of London. Mom Approved.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 29 May 2020

My wife and I were looking for a good place to have Fish & Chips away from the tourist traps. And "The Laughing Halibut" was the answer. Not a fancy place but a proper chippy.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 12 March 2020

Great for lunch, quick service, hot and fresh fish and chips! We also tried the cornish pasty, which was great!

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 5 March 2020

Delicious, exceptionally fresh and tasty fish n chips in the heart of London. This unpretentious family-run restaurant serves up the perfect classic meal. Order the fish n chips made with halibut - the restaurant's specialty - and you'll be delighted. Dine-in or take out, a...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 23 February 2020

Had a sudden craving for fish and chips so a friend and I popped round the corner to the Laughing Halibut. The queue was well out of the door which, given the vast number of eating options in Strutton Ground is a good sign. The...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 8 February 2020 via mobile

An excellent local fish and chip restaurant that has been around for years. Fish and chips are excellent. Portion sizes are large. We usually get take away but you also have the option of dining in.

Date of visit: January 2020
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19 August 2019|
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Response from LeeS225 | Reviewed this property |
Very friendly, family-run eatery: heartily endorse calling directly 020 7799 2844.
13 January 2019|
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Response from Z4803OVcharles | Reviewed this property |
Having been at the Laughing Halbut for many years I don’t think they take reservations. After midday the resturant is full and always a queue waiting for seats. Normally I try and go just before noon and I always get a... More
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Response from killabunnie | Reviewed this property |
Only one plate (cod) was not breaded but it was fried in the same oil as the other.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Laughing Halibut
    Does The Laughing Halibut offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Laughing Halibut offers takeaway services.
    Does The Laughing Halibut offer delivery?
    Yes, The Laughing Halibut offers delivery services.
    How is The Laughing Halibut rated?
    The Laughing Halibut is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4