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“Excellent”
Review of Old Keswickian

Old Keswickian
Ranked #17 of 130 Restaurants in Keswick
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$13
Cuisines: British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations, Takeout
Belfast, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Excellent”
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Best chips ever. Staff are friendly. Usually get chips and wander down to lakeside. I know their restaurant area has been recently refurbished although didn't see it in this trip.

  • Visited June 2014
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
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Cirencester, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Lovely stuff”
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Lovely chips and some good sausages cooked for us. Very friendly service and good value for money too.

  • Visited July 2014
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North Ferriby, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great for eat in fish & chips”
Reviewed 25 July 2014 via mobile

For us fish & chips after a fellwalk is an essential part of the Lakes experience. It was Wainwright's favourite too so the precedent is strong! Is you want to eat in, this is Keswick's best. Not posh but lively and cheerful. It can get very bust at times. As with many chip shops the quality can vary a little depending on when you go and how freshly they have cooked, but the variation is always within the good to excellent range. A Keswick institution well worth a visit.

Visited June 2014
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Cambridge
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Fish & Chip Heaven”
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Wow! I'm not a great fish & chips fan; if I get something I would usually choose a pie or even a sausage. The notice on the wall saying all the fish was skinless changed my mind this time. How glad I was. Crispy batter, soft delicious fish and some of the best chippie chips ever.

The queue, at nearly 11pm, was an indication of greatness and I wasn't disappointed.

Can't wait to get back to Keswick.

Yummy!

  • Visited July 2014
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Cumbria, England
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“lovely”
Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

after reading some of the other reviews I was a little confused this place is absolutely lovely the staff the food everything . maybe some of the people that gave out bad reviews are confused about where they have been and are writing about the wrong place . as far as im concerned you cant go to keswick without going to the keswickian best place to be

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