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40 Shop Street, Drogheda, Ireland
+353 41 983 8255
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Dundalk, Ireland
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016

what else can be said about this place except fantastic we come from dundalk to get their fab chips loads and loads of salt and vinegar and sausages. mmmmm

Thank McHughFamily
County Louth, Ireland
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

The food in here is lovely sit down or take away try there southern fried chicken it's different then any other Italian restaurant chicken much nicer and spicer

Thank ireland119
Drogheda, Ireland
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Always cooked and made fresh..staff is very nice and friendly..and everybody love their fish and chips..

Thank gordana-dragan
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

I go here all the time for a quick lunch - the staff are lovely and the food is always good. Decor needs some updating but I always get takeaway anyway. I would recommend the lasagne and the curry chips. Definitely the best loved chipper in the town!!

Thank Holly M
Drogheda, Ireland
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79 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Need to look after its regular customers, go there every Friday with the guys from work A bit of competition is needed from another Italian chipper

3 Thank LizDoyle1
Toronto, Canada
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102 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Staying in Drogheda to get to Newgrange early the next morning, we stumbled on the Genoa. To our surprise, it was Irish National Fish and Chip Day and the fish and chips were half price. Who could resist? We both had fish and chips and they were good, although the portions seemed a little small. The decor is stand f&c... More 

2 Thank Murray S
Drogheda, Ireland
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Nicest chips in Drogheda and the staff are friendly. great onion rings, great burgers, great ice-crea, great everything

Thank Keighlea
Almendralejo, Extremadura, Spain
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Listen, let´s not fool ourselves. This is a very run of the mill fish and chippers. Of course, they do burgers and curries and onion rings and all that kind of stuff too but we are still talking about a simple fast food joint, which, has been in the town for many years, true, and , yes, the chips are... More 

1 Thank Alan F
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208 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

This is one of those places that is always a fail safe, quick food choice. Best chips in town and ice cream to die for! Came here as a child with my grandparents for Knickerbocker Glories and the place is still as good as it was back then! Not much to look at but trust me the food is great... More 

Thank Lady_Peekaboo19
Sydney, Australia
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298 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Not the most flash place to eat but always delicious!! Great chips, great potato scallops, great onion rings :) So unhealthy but sooo good!

Thank 630mel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Irish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Shop Street, Drogheda, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda
  • Phone Number: +353 41 983 8255

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?