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the big fish

Old Rufford Road, Newark-on-Trent NG22 9DT, England
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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British, Seafood
££ - £££
Old Rufford Road, Newark-on-Trent NG22 9DT, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Over the years I have found The Big Fish to be of a consistently high standard. Calling here is part of my post match routine and today I decided to try the Chicken and Bacon salad. It was freshly prepared and served in a large...More

Thank angelanotts2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten here a couple of times now. Worth calling in if you are looking for a simple meal with good service.

Thank akirkby
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The food here has gone hill of late as are the interest in the staff. Its not a cheap meal and sometimes you can smell the food from the roundabout as if the oil needs changing. Disapointed

Thank bescar45
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I sometimes wonder if it is wrong to eat anything other than fish in a restaurant that specializes in fish and chips. The fish and chips here are lovely and the chips are "chip shop chips" if you know what I mean. Today I tried...More

Thank angelanotts2016
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Always freshly cooked meals, Cod is always lovely white flakes well presented and tastes lovely. would recommend

Thank bobbytg63
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Call in every time we pass and well worth it . Food always fresh good service and tastes like Fish & chips used to

Reviewed 22 February 2017

very friendly staff very good value for money, very hot & tasty food service was very fast nothing seems too much trouble for the staff

Thank lynndgregory26
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We visited the restaurant after reading the good reviews. Our impression was completely different. The restaurant was dated and looks more like a canteen with tables and chairs that are locked into place so you can't sit comfortably and pull them closer to the table....More

Thank sparkleyloo
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The fish and chips here are absolutely delicious.The service is first class, it is spotlessly clean and if you are short of time you can order it to take away -PERFECT

Thank Trisha H
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were staying nearby at the Sherwood Hideaway, so The Big Fish was just 5 minutes away. We went for a take-out on our last night, and the food was great. The cod was tasty, coated in a delicious light, crispy batter. Chips had a...More

Thank Antony B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Rufford Road, Newark-on-Trent NG22 9DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
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