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Stromness Chip Shop

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63 Victoria Street, Stromness KW16 3BS, Scotland
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“patties” (9 reviews)
“great chippy” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood
63 Victoria Street, Stromness KW16 3BS, Scotland
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Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Always have fish & chips from here when in Orkney. The fish is soft, flaky & delicious and the batter is so unbelievably crispy, heaven.

1  Thank OrkneygalPenicuik
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Stopped here on the way back to Kirkwall after cycling around Hoy and hanging around in a cold and windy downpour whilst waiting for the ferry. Long wait (Friday evening at 18:30, it's to be expected) but pretty cheap and piping hot and, to be...More

Thank Karl R
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This was the place for a quick, take away dinner. Prices were very good, portions were good, but the food was average. Everything was a pretty greasy. Even though it was very convenient, we only ate there once

Thank sreynolds790
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This is the second best chip shop in Orkney. Not a negative, you have to track down the best which is a van which has various stops across the mainland and unless you are a local, lots of luck. The Haddock supper here is superb....More

Thank marty56
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Convenient to our place; many locals appeared to stop in there to pick up a meal; we got a meal for the evening; they were busy but we did not wait an unusual amount of time. The only concerning thing was the strong odor of...More

1  Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Went here for fish suppers - thought being beside the sea fish would be amazing - how wrong was I!! Chips were great. Batter on fish was greasy. Chicken breast was dry and overdone. Sausage supper had only one sausage. Great chips but rest not...More

Thank xoMarTyox
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Excellent value for good quality fish n chips ( not available every day!) it's only take away but you can sit at the harbour and watch the boats

Thank KIlsythLiz
Reviewed 16 July 2015

The fish always fresh and the service always cheerful. Didn't skimp on the portions always a good meal served quickly

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

There is no sitting area - carry outs only. Food was good and there are plenty of benches around the harbour where you can eat your meal. Menu had all the usual suspects plus a few local specialities. If your looking for a meal from...More

1  Thank RonnieAnderson
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Had the Fish and Chips, was truly amazing. Havent had any better. I would make this a must when visiting orkney

Thank laura f
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Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Victoria Street, Stromness KW16 3BS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Orkney Islands  >  Mainland  >  Stromness
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