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The Frying Pan

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609 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2PN, England
+44 1702 616912
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“cod and chips” (4 reviews)
“curry sauce” (3 reviews)
“chip shops” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, British
609 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2PN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is always a queue for this shop which shows it is popular. There is however quick and cheerful service. A general friendly atmosphere and good quality of food. Good portions.

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fish and chips at the frying pan are spectacular and of course the staff were brilliant and kind

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Bought cod and chips to take out. Friendly staff efficient taking order and providing estimated waiting time of 5 minutes. Cod and chips was fresh and tasted good. Recommended.

Thank Undercover_Bear
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We decided to treat ourselves to fish and chips after a long day and what a treat it was! We had to wait about 5-10 minutes as it was being freshly cooked and they were busy but it was certainly worth the wait. I can't...More

Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 1 September 2017

My husband popped into the Frying Pan this evening for a large cod and chips - after a very long wait he was served what was actually a medium sized cod (our usual chippie serves a proper sized large cod) . The batter and chips...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Disappointed totally.i got a refund.chips were terrible.straight in the bin.tasteless and soggy.i was surprised because the chips here are usually nice.although it's more expensive than most chip shops. Apparently they have changed there potatoes.i suggest you change them back. Goodluck

Thank Q3611RTkeving
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Followed Trip Advisor reviews and chose this chippy although it was away from the main strip. Lovey freshly cooked fish & chips, good friendly service Tables outside, would recommend this chip shop to others

Thank Joannebo
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Always first class food and friendly service for many years. Parking not too bad usually. Consistently reliable quality food at good prices.

Thank Barry9898
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I have never had such good food from a chip shop. My husband doesn't like batter on his fish and this shop will actually grill it for you instead. large size portions,gorgeous chips,great buger and a sausage for the dog! All perfectly cooked. Well worth...More

Thank jazzakn
Reviewed 25 July 2016

there is always a queue here - but that's because the fish & chips are good value and tasty. Occasionally there is a short wait whilst its cooked fresh - but i've never seen anyone complain

Thank Kim A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 616912
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