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Oban Fish and Chip Shop

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116 George Street, Oban PA34 5NT, Scotland
+44 1631 567000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (385 reviews)
“hot curry” (18 reviews)
“tartare” (25 reviews)
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Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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116 George Street, Oban PA34 5NT, Scotland
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Great fish and chips, scallops were cooked to perfection. This looks like a regular cafe but the food is what you would expect in a much grander establishment. It's BYO so easy to pick up a bottle a few doors down.

Thank JF3000
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had lunch here last week; the queue for take away fish and chips was long but we got a table fairly easily. The menu was great and between us we had scallops, mussels, oysters and the most delicious seafood stew that I couldn't quite...More

Thank DaVinciDuo
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Surprisingly light and crispy batter beautifully cooked chips; crisp outside and soft in the centre. Served in a box for take out and seasoned to your taste by the cook. I think this is the place that Rick Stein raved about.

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Firstly we would like to thank Roberta for excellent service and a great laugh, the food was fantastic also plenty of it, you cannot buy alcohol in here but you can take your own bottle in, which we did, first class service (Roberta) thanks again...More

Thank dawn c
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This place ranks right up there, with some of the best Fish and chips I've had the pleasure of consuming. Spoke with the owner for a bit also. Great guy, jocular and a passion for what he does plus he gave me a location to...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Much choice of seafood eateries in Oban but we are creatures of habit. We have eaten out of this fish and chip shop several times and have not been disappointed. Well cooked and quite a choice of fish, cod, haddock, scampi, coley, scallops etc, plus...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Lovely place, welcoming environment and energetic and efficient staff. Excellent food, nothing fancy but very good fish, the best you can expect in Oban. They serve you quickly and with a smile even in the busiest moments. It's an appointment you don't want to miss....More

Thank DianaBertoldi
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is lovely. Fish and chips were delicious and staff were really friendly and helpful and happy.

Thank Bramwellbaby
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Recommended by our B&B host in Oban, and he was right. They were very busy but we got a table right away. Fun atmosphere, with a staff that makes you feel good, which we needed after a long day driving along Loch Lomond in the...More

Thank cowmeadow
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Another trip to this plaice. I went at lunch time with three others and the fish was to die for, absolutely fab. Chips this time were not so good. We were in a hurry to catch the ferry and we did ask if it was...More

Thank Jeanette D
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Nurwahida M
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Response from Nanniedan | Reviewed this property |
The opening hours are 11.30 am until 10.00pm.
27 December 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth R | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is and it's lovely
8 July 2016|
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Response from lilith0 | Property representative |
Hi Katy, sorry, but we don't take bookings due to the size of the restaurant. However, if you come along, we will do our utmost to get you a table. Regards Lilian(owner)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 George Street, Oban PA34 5NT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 567000
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Seafood Restaurant And Take-away Offering A Wide Variety Of Local Sustainable Fish And Shellfish As Well As Traditional Meals.
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