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Thompsons Fish Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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All reviews fish and chips bread salad potatoes pudding onion rings salmon steak crispy batter large portions pot of tea take away cooked to perfection piping hot seated straight away visited this restaurant thomsons
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great takeaway and restaurant with great service and amazing portion size, good choices on menu and pensioner discount

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank gilesyork
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thompson's have two shops but when driving up A64 this is the one I use. Good car parking. Modern refurbishedment , good toilets and warm building in winter. Cool in summer. The take away starts early . I honestly have never had fish and chips...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Now I've eaten some fish and chips in my time but these are hands down the best I've ever had. I went for the large haddock and chips meal, which also includes mushy peas, bread and a drink. I think the giant was a bridge...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Still the best takeaway bar none.Lovely fresh cooked fish and chips and they will fry almost anything edible.Not greasy or wet chips.haddock as standard but cod and others to order.As recommended before, approach it from York as the A64 traffic seems to have increased and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I joined our friends for lunch today ( Saturday 24th)They had visited previously but it was our first visit. We were at table 5 & looked after by Jade. Wow! The meal was perfect & the customer service excellent. We had four...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ash1739
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another family birthday celebration meal yesterday, at our most favourite place to eat. Cannot praise the food, staff or service highly enough. Anyone who has yet to visit, are missing an absolute treat! Can't wait for our next return........ simply fabulous!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Carol C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OMG had pensioners fish and chips, no way would I manage the regular choice absolutely loads on that plate enough for 2 on regular. Best fish and chips I have had for a long time that's why I keep dropping in there on visits to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank joxtoby2014
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Went there for lunch. Using the pub analogy. There’s a lounge with comfy seating and there’s the tap room with some tables and chairs. We ate in the tap room. Fish and chips were spot on. A slight delay in getting the accompanying tea but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chbardt
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

OMG, Regular fish and chips amazing. Enough to feed the family on one plate. Piping hot food, very little waiting time. Staff friendly and smiling. Our third visit to York in the last 18 months the first to Thompson's...certainly will be coming back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kevan T
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Always something for everyone . My Grandson enjoyed his fish and chips and the adults theirs. As usual good service , good and plentiful portions. A regular for us when in Yorkshire

Date of visit: October 2018
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there is chairs outside but not sure about a inside area
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