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The Fryery

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29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
+44 1228 591919
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Carlisle
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2 retired gentlemen go regularly for lunch. We go upstairs and the service is always excellent. We usually have the pensioners fish and chips always very tasty served hot and plenty for a lunch. A bargain at £4.98p

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Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and very friendly staff. Good choice of menu, quick service and very good value for money. Children and oaps catered for. Would recommend.

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Thank Jillian B
England
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148 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Oh, the crispy batter! The battered fish is delicious, a lovely light batter and succulent fish. I rarely try anything other than the fish, but am sure everything else will be at the same level; I haven't heard any complaints - totally addictive!

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Thank 1Walkabout1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Great quality food at a very reasonable price, come here for food regular and I'm never disappointed, staff are also very friendly and helpful.

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carlisle
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Visit here often and have to say never disappointed and the staff are great as always, love the steak pie and the fish is nice and chunky. The chips are never greasy and side salads are fresh with delicious coleslaw.

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Thank lisa I
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent speedy service as always Food fresh and hot. Staff very friendly Would recommend to anybody whos a lover of good fish and chips

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1 Thank 24curious
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Had lunch today...steak pie and scampi. The food was excellent as usual. We always go upstairs. The high ceiling makes it so light and airy, and we must mention the service. Two beautiful young lasses, one tall and slim and one quite small (don't know names so hope that identifies them) were looking after this floor which was full. As... More 

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2 Thank centurion219
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Mam and I met for lunch. Was very nice. Service was good, staff were friendly and nothing was too much trouble for them. We both enjoyed our lunch and will be back

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1 Thank Kylie A
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Warm welcome along with good, prompt and friendly service. The restaurant was packed which is hardly surprising as our meals were excellent.

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carlisle
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent staff, excellent food, central location. Fish is thick and battered to perfection with delicious none greasy chips. You can also have a grilled version and the salad is fresh with home made coleslaw. There are other things on the menu like the most delicious deep filled steak pie which takes 3 days to make so no wonder its so... More 

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Thank lisa I

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 591919

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