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Chippy Doon The Lane

) #218 of 1,942 Restaurants in Glasgow $$ - $$$ Seafood, British,
McCormick Lane, 84 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3AJ, Scotland
+44 141 225 6650
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“haddock” (90 reviews)
“lemon sole” (46 reviews)
“mushy peas” (39 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Seafood, British, Scottish
$$ - $$$
McCormick Lane, 84 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3AJ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 841 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Really nice restaurant in a good central area, worth checking out if you love a decent chippy. Friendly staff, fair prices and the some of the nicest fish & chips I've ever had!

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 3 days ago

The place was recommended to us by a Glaswegian so we decided to go. It is located down an alley so took us a few minutes to find it. The waitress was good and so was the food. The beer selection was very limited though....More

Thank Jody E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good low price for a meal and the staff is supper friendly (hence the 2nd star), but the good news end there. Small portion of fish, even if you ask for the supper. Seem they only give you more chips... Probably the price is low...More

Thank Alexandre P
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food here is ok - nothing to write home about - but the service was the worst I've experienced at any restaurant. We were missing items from our orders even after asking for them multiple times, the appetizer arrived after the main courses, and...More

Thank Alice M
Reviewed 6 days ago

When we first booked our trip to Glasgow the first thing we did after booking plane tickets and hotel was Google "best Chippy in Glasgow." The Chippy Doon the Lane came up more than once. When we arrived at our hotel we asked the concierge...More

Thank ThirteenthDoctor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was there with 11 of my friends. The serving of the food is not the same; some with bigger fish some with smaller. One of my friend complained about the his fish which is 1/3 the size of mine. They are willing to exchange...More

Thank Chew H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very disappointed - the approach is DIRE and if they are serious about food they should deal with this - it is frankly off putting - I had the small fish meal at lunchtime and when I tasted the chips I wondered what they had...More

Thank Magnus P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have used an itison deal at this restaurant a number of times and always been happy but not this time. We arrived for it opening and there was already a smell of stale oil. Luckily the food turned out to be as good as...More

Thank Jmcc1975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the chippy Doon the Lane on an itison deal for 2 fish suppers plus bread and butter and a bottle of wine. Well first the positives - the fish, chips and tartare sauce were excellent. However front of house let the kitchen down....More

Thank OtagoSG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been a couple of times. The lead up to the venue does not present a good experience. It is up a lane strewn with rubbish bags, upstairs and the interior is basic, The 'gazebo' type covering for outside dining looks grubby. The service is average....More

Thank LadyLimetree
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Hi, Where can I park nearby The Chippy Doon The Lane? Thanks in advance, Cameron
13 May 2017|
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Response from hughcandoit | Reviewed this property |
If your going after 6.30 parking nearby is free if going before it St Enoch car park is the nearest
mary c
Hi was there yesterday what a great place I got lemon sole which was to die for the batter was beautiful and light my friend had the haddock which was every bit as good staff very friendly will defiantly be back.only thing wrong was the stairs.
12 February 2016|
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Response from janice m | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mary, I thought there was a lift, i took my Mum? maybe im wrong, phone them and ask x
Not having transport, how would we get into the city centre shopping area from Glasgow Guest House ?
26 April 2015|
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Response from mackay8102 | Reviewed this property |
Download traveline Scotland route planning and real time schedule really good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Seafood, British, Scottish
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: McCormick Lane, 84 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3AJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 225 6650
  • E-mail
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