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Papa's Fish & Chips


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015, 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

After recent completion of a multi-million pound refurbishment, The Pier, Cleethorpes provides three different gastronomic experiences in one location with options to suit all budgets and tastes with diners enjoying unrivalled views out to sea from the newly installed floor to ceiling windows with dramatic lighting and décor that provides a contemporary twist on Victorian elegance. From afternoon tea and light snacks in the Victoria Tearoom, high quality evening meals in the intimate 1873 Restaurant and event catering for special occasions, our high standards promise to attract visitors from miles around, while also focusing on catering for the needs and desires of local residents. Voted Pier
US$4 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Fast food, British
Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
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All reviews fish and chips cake salad pudding tea room large haddock afternoon tea medium haddock gluten free lovely meal curry sauce take away bread and butter chip shop my mum booked a table be visiting again
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I booked ahead for 12.30pm assuming that would mean we would be seated and served perhaps even eating by 1pm. Wrong. On arrival at 12.30 we were asked to wait outside as they were running behind. After my husband went back in to find out...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AFC23
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited over the weekend and it was our first visit, we usually go to one of the other fish and chip places but decided to give it a go. We visited as 4 adults and 3 children. The staff were very friendly and seated us...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lynsey_1783
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great trip to Papa's today, food excellent staff brilliant, well done to Lyn and everyone the venue is great, very busy, would definitely recommend this place

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided last minute to go to Papas. Having lived in Cleethorpes for all my life I had yet to visit it. We arrived without a table booking and was made to feel special from the minute we arrived. We waited around 20 minutes before...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Ali007g
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I visited today and had a lovely lunch. The fish melted in your mouth and the portions were very generous. We were really well looked after and we will definitely return. Many thanks to Lynne and her team for their friendly approach...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank alisons379
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I along with my wife took my niece and husband for evening meals to Papa Johns on 15th Feb. This was our first visit to the restaurant and the experience was excellent. Food was first class, ambience great and service from the staff top class....More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Wajid M
Reviewed 3 days ago

whilst this is a very impressive premises and the food lovely and fresh I fail to see how it can be classed as one of the best Fish & Chip shops in the country. Yes everything was nice although no white bread available, in my...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Chris L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Huge chippy and was full when we went. Really impressive location and fun to reminisce if you used to get battered at pier 39. Great food, friendly service and loads of choice. Up for a national fish and chip awards which isn't always the guarantee...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank lndnchippy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is just fab. The fish is worth the long trip from Leeds on its own. Our waitress Corby was attentive and our food arrived quickly and hot. We chatted with Scott, the manager who was informative and passionate about the Papas brand and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank DMaude
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have eaten here often and always found it a friendly place with efficient service. However, on this occasion found our waitress was too intrusive trying too hard to please and it was not natural. We did, however, enjoy our fish and chips which were...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Joan H
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Joy K
24 November 2018|
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Response from steve j | Reviewed this property |
sorry I have idea on this one. maybe on the shop's own site ?
28 October 2018|
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Response from steve j | Reviewed this property |
Does a lot of other foods but mainly traditional fish and chip shop fayre. The seated restaurant did salads etc.
Mick N
21 March 2018|
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Response from trishalincoln | Reviewed this property |
I visited on 26th October 2018 & people with dogs were sitting outside after buying their meals from the out sales. I believe there is an outdoor area for dogs & their owners when using the restaurant area
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