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The Laughing Halibut

38 Strutton Ground | just south of St James Park tube station Scotland Yard exitr, London SW1P 2HR, England
+44 20 7799 2844
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“halibut” (79 reviews)
“mushy peas” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, British, Fast food
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LOCATION
38 Strutton Ground | just south of St James Park tube station Scotland Yard exitr, London SW1P 2HR, England
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1 - 10 of 300 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's the best fish and chippy I've been to for food, staff, price, quality and location! You won't be disappointed go and try and thank me later!

Thank Todd W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for real British fish and chips. The staff was super nice and very helpful for ordering. The portions are really large. We ate it all except the chips. We only didn't finish because the 2 small portions were too much for a...More

1  Thank jonesdynasty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good fish and chips, the fish is fresh and has a nice crunchy batter to it. only issue i have is they charge a couple of £ extra to eat in. so best to do take away and sit int he park close by.

Thank thd007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Folks. I can't fathom how people rate this place well. Been to London so many times. Had amazing fish and chips all over the city. This stuff is utterly disgusting. The fish is nasty, batter is awful, clearly old frying oil. I really can't warn...More

Thank dcdavid20003
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not only do they cook fabulous fish and chips but their southern fried chicken is also fantastic I have become quite a fan. Not too greasy or too heavy with the spices.

1  Thank GinaBobin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is below poor standard sausages were rock hard and tasteless, chips were hard. Drinks weren't even fizzy - definitely some cheap version like cola. Staff weren't very friendly. Not worth it, there are plenty of other places around to get something to eat...More

Thank HJM315
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw that this place had some good reviews and we wanted to try some Fish and Chips while we were in London as many of the other reviewers here did. As far as food goes, we got the Haddock and a Chicken and Mushroom Pie,...More

1  Thank ramennoodles2017
Reviewed 18 May 2017

It is about three years since I last went to Strutton Ground, and what a change. It has become a bit of a mecca for world foods in those pop up stalls, but hiding behind all that at the bottom end of the street is...More

1  Thank oxford71
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I was quite pleased with my meal of grilled cod, chips salad (no dressing!) and mushy peas. All were good, hot and served up quickly.

Thank Todd J
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Looking for traditional fish and chips in London? You can have one of the best here. My wife and I always look for the best fish and chips shop where ever we visit in UK. The "best" place for us in London has changed over...More

1  Thank hno73
Nearby
Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
...More
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Ludionthemove
Are there any gluten-free options?
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Response from Dave B | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:15 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:15 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:15 - 20:00
Thursday
11:15 - 20:00
Friday
11:15 - 20:00
Saturday
11:15 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Strutton Ground | just south of St James Park tube station Scotland Yard exitr, London SW1P 2HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Westminster
  • Neighbourhood: Westminster
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7799 2844
  • E-mail
Description
Typical fish and chip restaurant and takeaway in the heart of Westminster.
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