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Harbour Square, Kirkcudbright DG6 4HY, Scotland
+44 1557 339050
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“monkfish” (46 reviews)
“fish and chips” (94 reviews)
“lemon sole” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Harbour Square, Kirkcudbright DG6 4HY, Scotland
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Reviewed today via mobile

I'd already decided to try Polarbites for lunch and guessed that I was nearly there when a stream of school children crossed the road ahead of us in a hurry to get somewhere. Turning the corner, I could see that they'd headed into the restaurant...More

Thank PeterPietro
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Quality of the fish spot on quality of the chips spot on criticism is that the potion size and cost I’m used to from the northeast is that they were tad expensive and a lot smaller, service spot on and the batter very crispy

Thank AndrewC1968
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an outstanding fish and chip shop with small cafe attached. There is a huge selection of tasty fresh fish which is freshly prepared either breaded or battered. The fresh chips, mushy peas and curry sauce are also delicious. There is also a selection...More

Thank MaizieGray
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice takeaway meal as the restaurant was very busy. Haddock supper and fish cake were good. Staff were very friendly. The restaurant looked good, recommended to book a table.

Thank James F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As it’s always freshly cooked to order, there’s always a wait. But, it is definitely worth it. The fish is fresh and the chips well cooked and crisp. Sometimes the service can be a little slow as they’re so busy!

Thank mondragonyun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we often do, we asked a local for suggestions of good eating places in Kirkcudbright. The first choice did not have a free table and the second choice was a 'coffee shop' and we really wanted a sit down lunch. We tried again and...More

Thank pippin33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing fish and chip restaurant with many up market fish dishes like king scallops in light curry sauce and halibut in rosemary butter. Very basic decor and a bit noisy but the food is to die for.

Thank beverleyvaux
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very very popular. A tad expensive but fish is great. Be prepared for a wait. Portions of gravy mushy peas etc quite small though but she overall could not fault!

Thank mamahen1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent fish and chips. Great selection of fish and shellfish. Salt and pepper squid amazing. Take away or sit in. Very good service and bring your own.

Thank kaynichols61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a splendid fish and chip supper. Decent prices, portion size and service. Well located on the river front in the heart of town.

1  Thank Colin W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
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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