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Chippy Doon The Lane

#215 of 1,933 Restaurants in Glasgow}
££ - £££Seafood, British,
McCormick Lane, 84 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3AJ, Scotland
+44 141 225 6650
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“haddock” (98 reviews)
“lemon sole” (48 reviews)
“mushy peas” (41 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
McCormick Lane, 84 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3AJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 12 January 2016

Portion was a tad small and price a tad high for a chip shop. BUT with that said, this was the best fish and chips we found in our journey through England/Scotland. Batter was crisp and light, and the fish was flaky and flavorful. Chips...More

Thank Rita R
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Dropped in after reading reviews. These said that the food was excellent. Either they were wrong or we caught a very bad day. Very small portion of very expensive cod. Very greasy batter on the cod with little taste. The sausage one was greasy the...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Stumbled on this place as a bit out of the way but was not disappointed...fish and chips with mushy peas...fantastic. Well worth a visit. Also serve nice wine so you can sit on after you have eaten. Would recommend.

Reviewed 9 January 2016

fantastic food. excellent service and surroundings. Will definitely be back for another helping of lemon sole!

Thank Alanna K
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Went for a bite to eat with my wife and ordered the cod suppers. The fish portion size was barely a kids meal, we were both astonished at it. Been here several times before and always been happy. Think this will be my last visit....More

Thank Manohar G
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We discovered the "Chippy doon the lane" just by coincidence. Thank god we did! It was the best fish & chips we ever had! The restaurant is rather hidden, but I can recommend everyone to go and look for it. The food is amazing, the...More

Thank travellingfeet2308
Reviewed 6 January 2016

From the outside it looked nothing great but once inside the friendly staff made us very welcome. We ordered fish and chips "delicious", freshly made and crispy served with tea. The price was very reasonable.

Thank Frances C
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Been to the chippy doon the lane several times before and absolutely enjoyed the place. This time not so enjoyable. Went in at lunchtime during shopping visit to city centre. Place was half full. The staff were polite but seemed to be how best to...More

Thank Steven Y
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Second time I've been but the place seems to have gone down hill after all the hype. No longer feels like a restaurant due to the dark setting and the strange seating arrangements. Fish was tasteless and the staff didn't seemed interested at all. Place...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Arrived to a fairly full restaurant, no reservations, but they got the 4 of us seated in no time. Food was served hot and without a long wait. 2 of us got the Cod, one the Haddock and one Southern Fried Chicken. We all enjoyed...More

Thank Tammi H
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Response from hughcandoit | Reviewed this property |
If your going after 6.30 parking nearby is free if going before it St Enoch car park is the nearest
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11 February 2016|
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Response from janice m | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mary, I thought there was a lift, i took my Mum? maybe im wrong, phone them and ask x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
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: McCormick Lane, 84 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3AJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 225 6650
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