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The Fryery

29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
+44 1228 591919
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (44 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Gluten Free Options
29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

visited Carlisle as part of a short holiday and while shopping got a little peckish found a fish and chip café called THE FRYERY so decided to indulge some chips, on entering the shop I enquired are the chips hot as I love very hot...More

Thank ronald1943day
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came in early afternoon hoping for a sit down late lunch, and figured that fish and chips would be a good option. We sat in the upstairs restaurant and were promptly served. Quality of food is second to none and would not hesitate to recommend....More

Thank Ste11o
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

I consider myself fussy when it comes to fish and chips and my lunch here was excellent. Chips where fluffy and non greasy, fish had crispy batter and beautifully soft. The service was fast, the staff friendly, professional and very good. The restaurant was very...More

Thank TartanEcosse
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Always go to this fish and chip shop for a sit down meal when we are in Carlisle. The staff are very friendly and the food is excellent with the prices being very reasonable. Steak Pie is my favourite and the portions are a good...More

Thank Val W
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

The Fryery, Carlisle near Shaddongate. Fantastic fish and chip restaurant. Other dishes also served. Welcoming atmosphere, great staff, comfortable seating, excellent service the food and quality is best of all. Very competitive prices. Steak pie to die for. Scampi, chicken and also supreme fish and...More

Thank geo4set
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Called here for the first time during a recent weekend in Carlisle. Extremely clean place and pleasant service too. Our haddock n chips and pattie and chips were top notch. The curry was the big standard mix with water chip shop style unfortunately. All in...More

Thank Allison A
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Have visited The Fryery many times over the years, in fact it’s the compulsory stop for lunch when in Carlisle shopping. Food as always has been great, favourites being either the pie, chips, mushy peas and gravy or Scampi with chips and salad. (Love the...More

Thank Marie C
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Probably the best fish and chip shop in 🇬🇧 friendly service friendly staff and always made to feel welcome

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The upstairs restaurant is usually staffed by Poppy and Helen. Perfect first class service, very efficient. The Fish and chips are just the best always well cooked, always hot and very tasty. I call in whenever I'm in town many thanks first class

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We came, we saw and we ate extremely well!! We travelled 3 hours for this meal and it didn’t disappoint...except they had sold out of their fantastic steak pie...heartbroken, but the scampi was lovely and a very good alternative. Chips are the best though. Best...More

Thank Sharon E
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dianne l
19 February 2018|
Response from Sophie B | Reviewed this property |
they open at 11.30 am and close at 5.00 pm. Monday to Saturday. they are closed all day Sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 591919
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