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The Cottesmore Chip Shop

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Main Street, Oakham, England
01572811180
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Grantham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A well presented high quality establishment with great food that consistently lets itself down with inadequate portion sizes.

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Thank Danny S
Leicester, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

I only stopped for a quick snack one lunchtime and was very surprised with the results, I only had a few chips and a battered sausage but was well impressed.

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1 Thank Martyn J
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Weekly I visit , Sunny, Gaz and Paul are always smiling and courteous Paul always asks do you want fish? And I usually take a cheeky battered sausage on top of the order to eat ion the way home , good food, good service, good people

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2 Thank Joe S
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stopped at Cottesmore Chip Shop on the way to my hotel near Grantham. I ate in the restaurant area. The staff are really welcoming, there is a simple no nonsense menu and the food is terrific. Lovely clean and tidy seating area. Well done, I really enjoyed my visit,

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2 Thank Rob S
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We stayed nearby at Greetham Camping and Caravan site and are in here on our first night. The food whilst not the cheapest was certainly top quality and the fish cooked to order. Fabulous light crispy batter, and the waitress couldn't do enough to help us.

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2 Thank tul55015
Rutland
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Freshly cooked to order fish and chips that melt in the mouth. We use this chip shop every couple of weeks and have done since we moved here 8 years ago. The standards are constantly high, the food always delicious, beautifully clean and friendly, competent staff who can serve so quickly they cross your eyes!!

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2 Thank Rebecca H
Cottesmore, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Takeway, but there's a small eating area for customers who want to eat in. One of the reviewers called it the best fish and chips England. Dunno about that - there's a lot of chip shops I haven't tried. But it's certainly up there, and certainly worth the the 5*s I've awarded. The only downside to its popularity is that... More 

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2 Thank Frank M
Peterborough
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Really tasty ,I had cod and chips , hubby had burger and chips and it came to £10.40 . It was cooked to order so nice and fresh , not greasy and plenty of it . The staff were really pleasant too.What more can u ask for?!!

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2 Thank Vickster15
Drachselsried, Bayerischer Wald
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324 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Sorry, you may have seen other reviews I have made for this Chip shop. That is because every visit we make to the area, if it is more than 3 months I like to leave a review. This time I had the large cod and chips, which was freshly cooked and the chips were perfect. Everybody else had the standard... More 

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3 Thank Drachsi
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I have just bought meals from this chip shop and I highly recommend that you just keep on driving past it rather than waste your money as the standards have dropped terribly. Chips that look like last night's scrap and stone cold kebabs. what a same, as this was a place that I would recommend in the past. THANK GOD... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, British, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Oakham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Oakham
  • Phone Number: 01572811180

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?