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137 High Street, Aldeburgh IP15 5AR, England
+44 1728 454685
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This used to be one of my favourite places for Fish & Chips, however in my view it has gone down hill in Value and taste. you pay extra for a large piece of Fish which I would say at most is medium,and medium is small. lately I found bones in the fish which spoils the enjoyment, it never used... More 

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Thank Powerpack36
Colchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great takeaway fish and chips always freshly cooked. Always use when we are in Aldeburgh very friendly staff. Long queues usually in summer, but winter still busy at times. They have a restaurant upstairs which is great if you want to sit down for meal worth a visit.

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Thank 62dandd
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120 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Restaurant upstairs in Golden Galleon was a cosy haven on a cold winter's evening. We have eaten here a number of times before. Medium (never ordered or tried to manage large portion) cod and chips w mushy peas x 2 with cups of tea plus for a treat we had puddings..sticky toffee pud and apple crumble both w ice cream..mmmm.... More 

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Thank AliH8691
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100 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Queued for a very long time to be served which wasn't their fault. Very let down by the medium cod. Was very small and ALL batter. Would say smaller than a small cod in most chip shops. Hardly any fish at all and what there was had bones in.

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Thank 1969ws
Hatfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Ate here 5 nights out of 7 on a christmas stay, i know terrible. Each day we would say " lets have something different tomorrow" But after a long walk on the beach that smell is like the old bisto gravy ads it just weaves in and out of the streets and draws uou back in and we were never... More 

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Thank Amanda P
Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Please get another supplier. Cod more bones than flesh. Being a local I am not fooled like the tourists into thinking the fish is fresh and caught locally......but I do expect a Fillet to actually be filleted.

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Thank Seren108
Taunton, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

We had expected much as this was a sister place of the fish and chip shop where you have to queue - but unfortunately that was closed for the night. We were a little disappointed when we got our meals home, the cod was extremely boney, and my haddock very dry and quite tastless. Chips could have been cooked a... More 

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Thank Alistair W
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Nice refurbishments though not Shure how appropriate the new floor covering is .the word "Negroland " printed on it does stand out still in a post brexit and trump world this kind of thing may make a comeback. FOOD EXCELENT

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Thank afmay50
Key West, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Called in by chance, not many people waiting to be served. Got myself a sneaky bag of chips & scraps. Mmmmmm piping hot and covered in salt & vinegar. Yummy.

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Thank andy t
Somerset, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely fresh fish and chips, really tasty and probably the best in the UK. Highly recommended as always exceedingly good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, British
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 High Street, Aldeburgh IP15 5AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Aldeburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 454685

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?