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Harbour Square, Kirkcudbright DG6 4HY, Scotland
+44 1557 339050
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (36 reviews)
“lemon sole” (12 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:30All hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Harbour Square, Kirkcudbright DG6 4HY, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 465 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

A takeaway from Polarbites is a firm part of our holiday routine in Kirkcudbrightshire. The food is always great and the additional desserts are a wonderful treat (particularly the banoffee pie!)

Thank sdhc
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited this establishment on my own last Sunday evening. It was bustling and clearly popular with local people. You can choose to wait for a takeaway or sit in the adjacent dining area where there are a dozen or so tables. The menu contained...More

Thank Neil_in_Sheffield_UK
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had our dinner here it was excellant and cooked to order, clean and tidy and friendly staff, My husband had a different kind of fish it was good and my son had lemon sole said it was brillant and wants to go back and...More

Thank anniethebull
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place serves the best fish & chips we've ever had. Anytime we're in the area we visit and it never disappoints! It is always busy, whether that's the restaurant or takeaway which is great to see and reinforces just how exceptional the food is....More

Thank Mrs S
Reviewed 1 week ago

From outside, this place looked like nothing. But we saw lots of people come in, including for take aways. Food was really good, the staff pleasant and split the food between my kids without any problem. My banoffee pie was excellent. Would definitely come back!

Thank LizfromParis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious meal here lovely staff and great you can take your own bottle and corkage. Also they take bookings 😊

Thank Jude692015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a family run business where they serve fine local fish and excellent chips. Huge portions! My main experience is the wet fish shop adjoining this busy corner of Kirkcudbright, close to the harbour on the tidal river Dee. We visit annually, self catering,...More

Thank Annabel A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went a few times during our weeks stay. It's always busy here & some might be surprised at the prices. But it's all for a good reason. Food is simply amazing. No trip to the area is complete without food from here.

Thank claras64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was all lush, the staff were fantastic, very efficient and polite and had our food ready after only a short wait.

Thank HappyCamping4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic chippy!! Loved the monkfish and the lemon sole. Spent a week in kirkudbright, I had fish and chips here every day.

Thank Clare B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbour Square, Kirkcudbright DG6 4HY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Kirkcudbright
  • Phone Number: +44 1557 339050
Freshly cooked Fish and Chips,Scallops,Halibut,Salmon and lots more.Seating for 40. B.Y.O.B..No corkage charge and glasses provided. Reservations recommended.
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