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Drakes Fish and Chips

97 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HY, England
+44 1904 624788
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (916 reviews)
“bread” (83 reviews)
“drakes fisheries” (101 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
97 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HY, England
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Reviewed yesterday

we visited drakes a couple of weeks ago and my wife had the gluten free haddock and chips they looked as good as normal and they tasted good to nice chips and crispy batter on the haddock we don't go into York often but when...More

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Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Wanderer53567769878
Reviewed 2 days ago

Three of us dined twice at Drakes in a few days about lunch time.Very good Haddock and Chips , Chicken and Butchers sausages with generous portions.The taste is fantastic and fresh.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank davidmI3883SA
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had GLUTEN FREE fish and chips last weekend. Best gluten free fish and chips we've had, and we've tried a few! Friendly, efficient service too. We'll definitely be back. Thank you!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Liz R
Reviewed 3 days ago

I go to drakes fish & chip shop every time I go to York the fish & chips are just great and are worth every penny the staff are always very kind and happy to see you and help you with your order I would...More

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Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Resort46442058584
Reviewed 3 days ago

Was looking for somewhere to eat for an early tea/ dinner and came across this restaurant. Waited a while to be seated although not overly busy! ( there were 6 of us) The haddock and chips were really nice and mushy peas. tea or coffee...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Beverley T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Best fish and chip shop in York. Good value for money. Pleasant service. Enjoyed the Chippychanga. Best mushy peas hubby has had anywhere.

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Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mammymiranda
Reviewed 5 days ago

Been a customer for years, our go-to Fish and Chips shop. Always good quality and good value. For the more adventurous they will batter and fry your favorite chocolate bar!

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: January 2019
Thank yorkmoore
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent sit down meal in cosy restaurant .Beautiful food . Friendly staff and quick service. Good value for money. We had fish, chips,curry sauce, bread & butter with pot of coffee £10. 😋

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2018
Thank optimum2015
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to York on Boxing Day. As for the location, the restaurant offers good quality food in decent money. We didn't have to wait for the food or drinks and there was enough space for our little one's highchair

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Odyssey40161928001
Reviewed 5 days ago

tasty fish and chips, good quality and quantity, good service .Always visit Drakes when visiting York .really look forward to it.

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Date of visit: January 2019
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Questions & Answers
Christine P
7 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from jimbooth | Reviewed this property |
Hi Christine ,I am only a reviewer of this chippie but I know they do gluten free on request.
20 April 2017|
Response from Louise S | Reviewed this property |
Yes apparently they do! Just ask.
21 February 2017|
Response from Chris m | Reviewed this property |
they say they will batter any thing for two pounds , people have had toblerones battered before .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 624788
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Serving only the finest yorkshire fish and chips heritage in our 100 seat restaurent, drakes fisheries(formally petergate fisheries since 1912)is the only place to for a quick meal on the takeaway, or a taste of fine dining inside.staff are pleasent and friendly and food is served to order piping hot and mouthwateringly fresh.Lots to choose from with our main menu, childs and specials menu. and new to drakes a full wine and beer selection!
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