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Canal Side Chip Shop

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Canalside, Fort Augustus PH32 4AU, Scotland
+44 1320 366456
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible15%
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Restaurant Hours
Fast food, British
Canalside, Fort Augustus PH32 4AU, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had fish and chips , fish was fresh but batter not good . As for chips they must have been in a freezer for a few years not fresh cooked potatoes. Sorry not a good visit.

Thank FionaCoupland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice food. We didn't have much but nice all the same. Just on the loch. Nice to eat and watch the boats go by

Thank Nic T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a proud Yorkshire man and a self confessed connoisseur of the greatest dish on the planet it is with a heavy heart I write this review. Not least because I was with some highly regarded friends and colleagues and I had chosen not this...More

1  Thank Poppy730
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have tried Canalside chip shop as well as the one next to the main car park in Fort Augustus. Fresh fish was delicious and cooked to order. Batter perhaps slightly overcooked but I like it really crispy so was delighted. Chips were nothing to write...More

Thank baserex
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I've read some of these reviews and it makes me wonder what shop or who wrote these reviews.. we had to wait, but assumed it would be worth it as they were getting cooked from fresh.. wow what a shock we got, fish was over...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Sunny day in Fort Augustus, combined with some other establishments being shut or having poor menu choices led us to opt to have F & Chips, canal side. Great fun, lots of activity at the Caledonian lock side location- boats going through. The haddock was...More

Thank RamblerAtHeart
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Really good food, cooked fresh and very tasty. Pretty good value for money, and conveniently located right next to the locks!

Thank BeverleyJoyH
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Got here right before they closed for the evening and placed a couple of orders for takeaway. The fish was fried up while I waited. I'm not a fish and chips expert but they seemed fine and we were satisfied. Would return.

Thank John a
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I've been looking forward to fish and chips for a while so to find Canal Side chip shop on the canal we thought we would give it a try. I think the best part of our meal was sitting on the lock wall watching the...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We only ordered chips from here, we had to wait for them to be cooked but they were not very nice and we threw most of them away

Thank Loppy54
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David P
Hi. I will be staying in a cottage opposite your shop from October 22nd to 29th and would like to know what times you are open please
26 September 2016|
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Response from russty67 | Reviewed this property |
i think it 12 pm to around 8 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canalside, Fort Augustus PH32 4AU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Loch Ness  >  Fort Augustus
  • Phone Number: +44 1320 366456
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