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Castle Fish & Chips

5 Castle Street, Criccieth LL52 0DP, Wales
+44 1766 522081
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish and chips” (187 reviews)
“worth the wait” (62 reviews)
“chip shop” (48 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
5 Castle Street, Criccieth LL52 0DP, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were staying at a self catering apartment in Criccieth and the Castle Fish and Chip was recommended. We weren't disappointed, portions were excellent served by friendly staff and we enjoyed the meal. You can eat in but we had ours in the apartment. We...More

Thank peter_richardson5
Reviewed 4 days ago

The address gives it away - just down the hill from the castle. From opening time onwards there is a queue up the street so that tells you how nice the fish and chips are. You can eat in but probably wouldn’t bother unless it’s...More

Thank AuntyRoses
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The fish was very fresh and freshly cooked. Good portions too. Just the place to buy and then watch the sea.

Thank eco717
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great Fish & Chips. Highly recommended. Perfect chips, not greasy. Very pleasant & friendly people. We ate in small restaurant at back of chippy. Very clean & bright.

Thank mrscosmos
Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw this on our first day in Criccieth and the queue was up the street! So we left it until later in the week and happened upon it being a bit quieter, although still a few in the queue. Lovely crispy fish and well cooked...More

Thank jocrad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go early for this busy chippy It’s very popular. We had fish chips and peas and we both agreed it would be worth a second visit even though the queue was out of the door. A bit antiquated ( the set up) but never the...More

Thank jennywyatt2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a group of 6 having been washed out of our campsite. Expectations were high, stomaches were rumbling. When we arrived the queue was out of the door which meant two things. Popular venue and long wait! We elected to stay and take...More

Thank Andypeggs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best Fish and Chip shops around, queues are quite long and the wait has been around 30 minutes each time we have visited but well worth the wait

Thank MrandMrsH19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ha ha we were told there would be queues out of the door and there were - but well worth it. Yummy fish and chips.

Thank Nicola T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on 29/8/18...we had visited the Castle, walked on the beach, visited the RNLI shop, then went for fish and chips where we ate in.. there are 20 covers at the back.. the waitress was pleasant and cheerful... couldn’t eat all mine but thoroughly...More

Thank tishtash123080
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29 August 2018|
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Response from nick g | Property representative |
Hi, We use vegetable oil
Helen J
3 July 2018|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
I don't know sorry give them a call
1 November 2017|
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Response from geoff b | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure - Best give them a call to check - 01766 522081
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Castle Street, Criccieth LL52 0DP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Criccieth
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 522081
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Best fish and chips we have had in a long time in a well run, clean establishment
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