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“Yummy lunch”
Review of Fat Fish Cafe

Fat Fish Cafe
Ranked #95 of 184 Restaurants in Penzance
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$7 - US$66
Cuisines: Italian, British
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Fat Fish Café and Take Away serving you the best tasting fish and chips in Penzance - all dishes are homemade using locally sourced ingredients where possible. We are open all year round with free wifi and both indoor and outdoor seating. Whether you enjoy traditional fish and chips or prefer your fish simply grilled with new potatoes and vegetables, this is the place to eat them. Please note that all chips are cooked in palm oil making them suitable for vegetarians. If you follow a gluten free diet, you can still enjoy traditional fish and chips by requesting our celiac batter.It’s not all about fish and chips though. We do have varied breakfast items as well as delicious daytime dishes for you to choose from as well as our daily specials. Children have their own all day menu with dishes like ‘Pickers Platter’ designed specifically to cater to their tastes. You will find Fat Fish Café on Wharf Road opposite the harbour car park a minute’s walk from the railway and bus station and underneath Wharfside Apartments with eat in and take away food and wine. Private parties and events can be catered for, just give us a ring or call in to discuss your requirements. Whether you want just a coffee, glass of wine or a three course meal, you can be assured of a warm welcome from Lorraine and the team, so sit back and let us make your meal a memorable one!
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We came here for lunch as one of the friends we were with needs a gluten free diet. He was very happy with his gluten free fish and chips and the rest of us loved our lunches too! I love that it is a chippy you can sit outside of. Wonderful staff and reasonable prices :)

Thank Amy V
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Reviewed 10 June 2014

I always check menus when passing a cafe or restaurant to see if there is a gluten free option. I was very pleased to find that The Fat Fish Cafe served gluten free fish and chips. The batter was lovely and crisp and the chips were just right. My wife ordered scampi and chips which was very tasty.
The young lady who served us was very friendly and helpful.
A delightful meal and a highly recommended place to eat.

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Thank ColinSpurrell
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Reviewed 14 May 2014

had a very good meal at this restaurant , very well cooked and good price as well, will go back for more in the future

Thank andypaul105
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Reviewed 8 May 2014 via mobile

My friend had the hot chocolate with cream, flake & marshmallows which was lovely - we both had fish & chips my friend had the beer batter & I had the gluten free batter which tasted great, makes a nice change to have the gluten free option - thank you will be a "plaice" to return to !

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Thank slwStaffordshire
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Reviewed 6 May 2014 via mobile

Went to Fat Fish as a family during a lunchtime when on holiday to Cornwall. The chips were very dry and flavourless. I suspect they were frozen rather than freshly cut and cooked.

On the plus side they were accommodating in providing my son with a burger that was only on the adult menu and charging it at a reduced rate to that on the adult menu.

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Thank Trience4178
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