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Gigs Fish and Chips

12 Tottenham Street | Fitzrovia, London W1T 4RE, England
+44 20 7636 1424
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cod and chips” (31 reviews)
“kebab” (25 reviews)
“greek salad” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
12 Tottenham Street | Fitzrovia, London W1T 4RE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Having lunch with family after a long morning. The staff were quite apathetic that we enter the restaurant. It took almost an hour to serve us and it was only us, two people and another table of 3. The staff were nowhere to be found....More

Thank georgeemmaant
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I came here last week for fish and chips that were bloody lovely so headed there for fish and chips again but was tempted away by the lamb shank, there it was gone bloody lush

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been searching for a good fish and chip restaurant in London for the last 6 months. Being a Northerner from a Seaside resort I’m fussy. Well did this place hit the mark. Very tender Cod and perfectly fried Chips that weren’t greasy. A nice...More

Thank Lee D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a regular visitor to Gig's as I work in the area. Chris and his team provide excellent fish and chips with options to sit-in and a take-away section too.

Thank arup1079
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking for a Fish&Chips restaurant and ended up at Gigs, which turned out to have a menu including simple but freshly made Mediterranean cuisine. Service was very friendly. Decided to go with cod&chips, which where nice but I prefer a better crunch to...More

Thank Max H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best fish and chips in town! Delicious food and friendly service. If you're in the area, I highly recommend popping into Gigs.

Thank Abigail763
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best fish and chips ever. The home made sauces are awesome. Please try if you are in the area. The fish doesn't leave you with a heavy, oily feeling, and the chips are amazing. Service is fantastic, and the owner even showed us his kitchens....More

Thank Sara A
AggsP, Owner at Gigs Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sara, thanks a lot for the kind words! We're glad you had a great experience! Thanks, Aggie

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a fish and chips take away at this restaurant yesterday to eat on the public benches nearby. High prices, but maybe that's to be expected for central London. Chips were soggy and disgusting, only ate a few but felt queasy for hours afterwards. Escaped...More

1  Thank Pixie615
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service not rushed at all . Foods was perfect. Reasonably priced, relatively quiet for the area.

Thank RobW1872
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here today as a large group (24 students, parents, teachers) and they accommodated us all very comfortably, despite the small interior of their building. Our tour guide set the reservation and when we arrived and were seated, our fish and chips dinner arrived...More

Thank Sara H
AggsP, Owner at Gigs Fish and Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sara, Thanks for such an amazing review, we're so happy that you and your group had a great experience :) Thanks Aggs

This sophisticated and sociable slice of Central
London is a shopper’s paradise, offering the latest
fashions, gadgets, and souvenirs. Fitzrovia is
conveniently located between the major retail
thoroughfares of Regent Street to the west and
Tottenham Court Road to the east, with a handful of
well connected Tube stations dotted around the area
for easy transport. This neighbourhood is a favorite
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17 November 2015|
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Response from Hazel147 | Reviewed this property |
I am glad you did not have a reaction, miracles do happen. You would have to contact Gigs direct to get the answer to your question. I hope you enjoyed the experience, I will certainly go again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Tottenham Street | Fitzrovia, London W1T 4RE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Fitzrovia
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzrovia
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7636 1424
  • E-mail
Gigs was established in 1958 and is located right in the heart of London's Fitzrovia district. They are world famous for serving traditional British fish & chips but are also well known for their authentic Cypriot cuisine which includes, souvlaki, calamari, kleftico, halloumi, sheftalia plus many other dishes. All their grilled dishes are still cooked the traditional way, over real charcoal.
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