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41 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SD, England
+44 1582 462965
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (156 reviews)
“tartare” (34 reviews)
“pies” (38 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
41 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Godfrey’s is an excellent, quirky fish and chips restaurant. We love the seating areas upstairs! The longer we live in Hertfordshire the more this restaurant becomes a particular favourite. Their gluten free batter that they offer on specific days is really excellent (hard to find),...More

Thank emsrose30
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Paid our first visit to this highly rated chippie on the High Street for a takeaway. We had to park some way away as the road was closed due to the farmers market being set up for the following day. The very first thing I...More

Thank Ericleking
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely popular and busy chippie, plenty of seating upstairs, waiter / waitress service. Really big portions of fish and chips. Very tasty

Thank Mark240315
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Usual excellent food, cod, halloumi chips. Mint and garden peas. Only drawback is their popularity. Could do with extra fry chefs and fryers. Similar pricing to other local fry shops, less batter and more fish per portion size than the others. Batter and fish always...More

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Godfreys is a high quality fish and chip shop, and the food is delicious. However, the wait time is always a problem, and despite having hordes of teenagers behind the counter, they haven’t quite figured out the operating processes to ensure a speedy service. There...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friday evening at Harpenden's finest and it wasn't a problem .. at all. The bestest I've had and I've had a few. Proper posh mushy peas too. 5☆

Thank Chooch1003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s always a pleasure to eat at Godfreys. The restaurant staff are lovely the venue is clean and bright. I had plaice on this visit, it was ok, a little on the oily side for me, I will stick with the haddock next time. My...More

Thank LouandPhil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a joy this place is. Traditional fish and chips and everything that goes with it, even some wine. You can take away or eat in. The restaurant was upstairs located in what looked like a very old building, very quirky and full of character....More

Thank shazzzalongley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent quality of food and service - gets the awards and reputation it deserves. Well done to all involved.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super friendly bunch cooking super tasty food! It's always busy for a reason, it's so damn tasty! We come here nearly every weekend. Never disappointed :)

1  Thank phil h
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24 July 2017|
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Response from tim a | Reviewed this property |
Not Sure - they do celiac mondays!
15 June 2017|
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Response from HilaryHunter | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so,and they do not,deliver but youmcan book a table upstairs in advance
Teresa B
10 March 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Harpenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 462965
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