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The Trawlerman Chip Shop

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174-176 London Road South, Lowestoft NR33 0BB, England
+44 1502 564001
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (19 reviews)
“local fish” (2 reviews)
British, Seafood, Fast food
174-176 London Road South, Lowestoft NR33 0BB, England
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Picked up a fish and chip takeaway last week for myself and two friends. The cod and plaice were cooked to order, the most significant difference between this and other shops was the light, thin crispy batter. The fish was locally sourced fresh fish served...More

Thank Ronjo15
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Looking at the outside of this place does not do it justice. Once inside, the service and food were really good. Fish and chips freshly cooked to order, piping hot and very tasty. We would definitely return again. Highly recommend.

Thank Rodney F
Reviewed 19 October 2017

When I was a kid, the best thing about Junior School (1960's)was lunchtime, Friday was always fish and chips and it was the best ever - I have never forgotten those meals, and have been hard pushed to find an outlet that re-created that experience....More

Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Being a little off the beaten track (behind the sea front) this fish and chip shop was tried with a little trepidation but I was hungry. The trepidation was found to be totally unnecessary. On entering there was a cheery welcome and they took the...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing place, amazing staff and, above all, amazing food. They easily accommodated 20+ of us, adults and children and with a lot of clean plates. Definitely recommend it.

Thank Nuno V
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Twenty of us aged 50 something to 2, descended on the trawlerman and had a great meal, eating in, fantastic service and great food, served with a smile and quickly, at peak time and date. Vegetarians happy as well. Great value!

Thank James W
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a lovely meal in this fish n chip shop. The shop is both eat in and take away. Its spotlessly clean with friendly staff. It also serve burgers jacket potatoes ect.

Thank madigail
Reviewed 16 May 2017

A seaside holiday is not a proper seaside holiday without sampling fish and chips at least once, and my holiday party were very pleased to pay this restaurant a visit. Even better to know that fish is fried without its skin! We were warmly welcomed...More

Thank moonclanger
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We were looking for Fish and Chips, and found by chance, having decided to eat in, we had really good fish and chips, cod was good with lovely chips, and very little grease on plate. Everything cooked to order so really fresh, we would defiantly...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Family decided to have a takeaway treat of Fish and chips. Found Trawlerman on TripAdvisor with good reviews. Staff were welcoming, all food cooked to order. Fish, chips and mushy peas were beautiful, piping hot and fresh. Well done The Trawlerman.

Thank Rrnotts
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Questions & Answers
Sarah S
24 May 2017|
Response from Philip W | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your message. We do a few gluten free products mainly savoury fishcakes. Our chips are fried in separate pans so don't come into contact with our battered products. Unfortunately the batter mix we use... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174-176 London Road South, Lowestoft NR33 0BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Lowestoft
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 564001
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