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Charlie's Chips

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2 Hilton Avenue, Manchester M41 0TP, England
+44 7731 943436
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (4 reviews)
“pies” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 19:30All hours
CUISINES
Fast food, British
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LOCATION
2 Hilton Avenue, Manchester M41 0TP, England
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

up until a few months ago, Charlie Chips were the best. I'm not sure if they have changed oils, or the fact they now buy-in pre-cut chips, but they have lost their colours, crispiness and are soaked in oil. Hopefully they will change back.More

Thank screenname235
Simon D, Owner at Charlie's Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I appreciate your honest feedback. At a time when the business’ sales are 43.2% up quarter on quarter, it seems your experience was a blip rather than the norm. We have moved to pre-cut chips (not frozen) simply outsourced peeling and chipping on the advice...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Have been there a few times for a takeaway. I don't have a big appetite so am pleased that they do small portions for a reasonable price. The quality is excellent and the chips are mostly on the thick side so full of taste unlikely...More

1  Thank HydeDaily
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I was in Urmston this afternoon and fancied a chippie late lunch, so called into Charlie’s. I definitely wasn’t disappointed and will be coming back again. Lovely.

1  Thank Leonie T
Reviewed 2 October 2017

You've just got to call at Charlie's if your ever in Urmston. Staff very friendly and the food is always very good and nice and hot too. There's always a fresh batch of chips coming out so nice and fresh. The fish is so nice....More

1  Thank ja130xx
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

These are the best chips you will get anywhere . Really tasty fresh and crispy .take away . Just near sainsbury in urmston .More

1  Thank Julie S
Management response:Responded 14 September 2017

Hi there. Appreciate your kind words. Our team of 4 fryers are just back from 2 days intensive training at the National Fish Frying School, in Leeds. Keeping abreast of what the top guys in the industry are doing is the reason Charlie's are producing...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Used to get regular teas from here but last few times it was awful....why oh why do the staff put fish and chips together then wrap them so tight it all sticks together...chips just taste of fat and repeat on you constantlyMore

Thank Shamus1965
Management response:Responded 11 August 2017

Your comments really concern me, as since May 2016, we have presented our fish & chips in premium, two compartment, corrugated fish and chip boxes. This keeps the fish entirely separate from the chips. We simply do not wrap in paper any longer, specifically due...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Best fish n chips ever, freshly made to order. Open Sundays now too, great for taking food to sit by Sale waterpark

Thank beverlie66
Management response:Responded 26 July 2017

It makes us feel all tingly when we get a review like yours. Thank you very much, hope you had a lovely afternoon in the fresh air and sunshine. Simon Davies

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Having worked there myself many moons ago I have a soft spot for Charlies Chippy. Over the past year I've visited a number of times and on every occasion the food has been lovely, but the staff are just rude. They stand around having conversations...More

1  Thank Catherine C
Management response:Responded 1 July 2017

We appreciate your constructive feedback, particularly as it comes with the perspective of being an ex-team member. It's disappointing that you feel our customer focus has been lacking, we've clearly let ourselves down in that respect. We'll work hard to rectify the points you raise...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

love this chippy they do different types of curry both are really nice, the portions are a very good size, pleasant staff what more could you ask for frequent visitor, good value

1  Thank susan19642017
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We decided to have a 'chippy tea' on Tuesday for a treat. We picked Charlies because we had always had good reports from friends and family. My husband went to collect the order. What an appalling visit it was. The counter where the meals are...More

3  Thank flixtonG
Management response:Responded 24 June 2017

Your experience and critical feedback has served as a big "wake up call". Charlie's has always had procedures in place to guard against such poor performance. However, on this occasion, we clearly let yourself and ourselves down in a material way. Over the last 2...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:30
Monday
11:30 - 19:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 19:30
Thursday
11:30 - 19:30
Friday
11:30 - 19:30
Saturday
11:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Hilton Avenue, Manchester M41 0TP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 7731 943436
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Description
Proper Fish & Chips, served 7 days a week until 7:30pm.
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