Fry Magazine have today revealed it's Top 50 Fish & Chip Takeaways and its Top 10 Fish & Chip Restaurants for 2018.

The annual competition has this year seen over 600 shops frying for a place on this years list. Each entrant was subject to an unannounced mystery dining visit where over 40 aspects of the business were carefully scrutinised.

To secure a place on the list, Fish & Chip shops around the UK were required to achieve a pass rate of 96% with five shops achieving a score of 100%.


50 Best Fish & Chip Takeaways in Alphabetical Order

All-Ways Fryday, Poole, Dorset
Athena's Fish and Chips, Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex
Bizzie Lizzie’s Swaford Street, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Catch,  Ashford, Kent
Church Street Fish Bar Abertillery, Blaenau Gwent
Colmans of South Shields, South Shields, Tyne & Wear
Coopers Fish Bar, Coventry
Croft Street Fisheries, Farsley, Leeds
Daniels Fish and Chips, Littlemoor, Weymouth
David’s Fish & Chips, Brixham, Devon
Dornan’s Fish & Chips, Brixham, Devon
Dr Chippy’s, Colchester, Essex
Drakes Fish and Chips, Torquay, Devon
Dunkeld Fish Bar, Dunkeld, Perthshire
Fish and Chips@ Weston Grove, Upton, Chester, Cheshire
Fraser's Fish & Chips, Penzance, Cornwall
Fylde Fish Bar, Birkdale, Southport, Merseyside
Gino's Fryer, Largs, North Ayrshire
Golden Fry Fish Bar, Threemileston, Cornwall
Harbour Lights, Falmouth, Cornwall
Harbourside Fish & Chips, Plymouth, Devon
Henleys of Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex
Henry’s Fish & Chips, Boston, Lincolnshire
Hikary’s Fish Bar, Neath, Neath Port Talbot
Hill Top Village Fisheries, Slaithwaite, Huddersfield
Hirds Family Fisheries, Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hobsons, Bayswater, West London
Krispies, Exmouth, Devon
Lakeside Fish and Chips, Poole, Dorset
Land & Sea, Sowerby, Near Thirsk
Marsh House Fish and Chip Shop, Darwen, Lancashire
Mister C’s, Selby, North Yorkshire
Moore’s Fish & Chips Shop, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway
Norton Fisheries, Norton, Stourbridge, West Midlands
Off the Hook, Airdrie, North Lanarkshire
Old Time Fisheries, Keighley, West Yorkshire
Pete’s Pan, Billesley, Birmingham
Platten’s Fish and Chips, Wells Next The Sea, Norfolk
Posh Fish, Headington, Oxford
Robinsons Fish and Chips, Poole, Dorset
Robinson’s Traditional Fish and Chips, Billingham, County Durham
Shaw’s Fish and Chips, Dodworth, Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Shillingfords, Neath, Neath Port Talbot
The Bay Fish and Chips, Stonehaven, Kincardineshire
The Cod Father, Northwich, Cheshire
The Cod’s Scallops, Wollaton, Nottingham
The Elite Fish & Chip Company, Sleaford, Lincolnshire
The Fish Bar, Crewe, Cheshire
The Golden Anchor, Mitcham, Surrey
The Jolly Fryer, Rugeley, Staffordshire
The Posh Fish & Chip Company, Cardiff
The Scrap Box, Dunnington, York
Towngate Fisheries, Idle, Bradford
Wellies Fish & Chips, Grantham, Lincolnshire
Wollaston Fish Bar, Wollaston, Stourbridge, Dudley, West Midlands
Younger’s Fish Bar, Cardiff


10 Best Fish & Chip Restaurants in Alphabetical Order

Bizzie Lizzie’s High Street Car Park, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Colmans Seafood Temple, South Shields, Tyne & Wear
Fylde Fish Bar, Marshside, Southport, Merseyside
Knights of Pontefract, Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Longsands Fish Kitchen, Tynemouth, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Papa's Fish and Chips, Bilton, Hull
Quayside, Whitby, North Yorkshire
Simpsons Fish and Chips, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The Ashvale Fish Restaurant, Great Western Road, Aberdeen
The Big Chip Café, Arnside, Carnforth, Lancaster
The Elite Fish & Chip Company, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
The Trawler, Golspie, Sutherland, Dornoch
Wetherby Whaler, Guiseley, Leeds


Massive congratulations to all who made this years list from everyone Henry Colbeck.

You can enter your shop for the 2019 competition, including a brand new category specifically for mobile fish and chip operators, by clicking here

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