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Mr Chippy Restaurant

37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8BA, England
+44 1904 672888
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“mushy peas” (54 reviews)
“haddock” (25 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8BA, England
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1 - 10 of 465 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Second visit to Mr Chippy the staff are excellent very friendly fish are really fresh the cod is excellent and the onion rings are special. would have given it an excellent but they only brought one meal out a kitchen mix up we were told....More

Thank Donald R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently very tastefully renovated with a relaxed nice fresh feel and welcoming atmosphere with some outside seating if preferred. The staff were excellent...friendly, welcoming and attentive and very flexible to their customers wishes. When we visited we were served by Jess on her very first...More

Thank Aleseeker
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I were enjoying two days in York and (sort of) celebrating a significant birthday. Looking for a lunch spot we were diverted by a signboard that said we could enjoy a Senior Citizens Special fish and chips meal; haddock, mushy peas, bread...More

Thank Hilary S
ShaneChef, Head Chef at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hilary...what can I say? What a fantastic review and thank you! Your comments and praise have been shared with the team and a big thank you from them too. Its rare that any business receives credit...for what is a passion and commitment from very...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most definitely worth a visit for very fine fish and chips. Indoor and outdoor dining available. The service was good and the staff ensured we had a table large enough for the seven of us. We sat outside as it was a lovely day, so...More

Thank zoederbyshire_UK
ShaneChef, Head Chef at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Zoe, thank you for a really great review. We have outside seating "rain or shine" and your're absolutely right when you mention absorbing the atmosphere of York from the inside or the outside of our restaurant. Spread the word and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Today was the second time we have eaten at Mr Chippy, both times the food and service were excellent. We have a toddler who was kept entertained with colouring sheets and crayons (and staff who picked up the said crayons regularly), they also looked after...More

Thank Jeneagles
ShaneChef, Chef at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there and thank you for a great review! Your comments have been welcomed by the team and we look forward to seeing you again soon! By the way...the Mr Chippy restaurant is now officially called The Hook & Line. Months of refurb later and...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

We walked into Mr. Chippy in a rainy day. The manager was very friendly. I picked the set lunch with fish and chip. It was so good. The home recipe smashed peas was very tasty too. I would recommend this restaurant if you visit York.

Thank MaFamily09
Luke S, Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Thank you for your very kind comments and for taking time out to leave us a review. Its great to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to see you again the next time your in York. Thank you Luke

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

After wandering around the minster area of York looking for somewhere unpretentious to have a drink and something to eat, we came across Mr chippy. What a discovery! Brilliant food, friendly atmosphere and terrific value. I had the whitebait starter which was a meal in...More

Thank Bernard L
Luke S, Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Bernard It was a pleasure to have you with us for your meal. Your comments have been passed on and we are very pleased to hear that you though our food was brilliant. We hope to see you again in the future! Thank you...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing one of the best places we have been to Excellent service and excellent food and the onion rings were amazingMore

Thank Mary M
Luke S, Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Mary Thank you for leaving us a lovely comment. I'm very pleased to hear that you have not only enjoyed our service but our food as well! We look forward to seeing you again in the future in our new and improved restaurant. Thanks...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I am gluten free and have other allergies as well. Chef Shane was exceptional in crafting something I could eat. Our waiter was also great (can't remember his name now). It was quiet and well worth the time and money. 😋More

Thank Jeri G
Luke S, Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi Jeri Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We always go out of our way wherever possible to cater for all of our customers. Shane is extremely happy having seen this review and is thrilled that you have enjoyed your visit....More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Went in by chance,very friendly staff ,food was exceptional will definitely go back when in York. If you are in York please try you won't be disappointed.

Thank Jamie L
ShaneChef, Company Chef at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Hi Jamie, Your comments have been gratefully acknowledged and thank you for the review. We look forward to seeing you again very soon? Regards Shane

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 672888
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Award winning fish and chips take away, high quality and locally sourced ingredients whenever possible.
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