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Brown's Fish & Chips

172 Somerford Road, Christchurch BH23 3QG, England
+44 1202 483669
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
172 Somerford Road, Christchurch BH23 3QG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Slowly reviewing Fish & Chips shops around the coast as we travel and whilst the Fish and Chips were very good I found their batter not to be a patch of 2 others I've been to so far in the Bournemouth area. The staff were...More

Thank Dale D
Reviewed 5 days ago

I often call at the café adjacent to the Fish and Chip shop. The food is cooked to order and the quality of the ingredients is high. The girls are always very pleasant and even remember my order from one week to the next! the...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Usually good, and they do gluten free which is great for my mum. Ordered a burger today and got home to find the bread bun covered in mould. Absolutely disgusted.

Thank Lizzie L
andychef2013, Owner at Brown's Fish & Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good Afternoon Lizzie We are sorry to hear of your unexceptable experence with us, as you can see from our reviews it is not to our standard. Please contact us so we can try to restore your faith in us. Regards Andrew Brown

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here again recently and I was determined to try something different - so I didn't order my beloved home made fish cake and plumped for the unbuttered sausage, chips and mushy peas! My wife had cod and chips - I know it sounds...More

Thank davetlg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great fish and chips . Large portions . We only get one portion of chips . Fish is very good and the batter is gluten free.

Thank Josephjack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed up the road in the Premier inn ( 3mns walk) Great fish & chips, great choice, great price, great staff. Told us we could go to an off licence next door for a bottle of wine - we did. We dined like royalty for...More

Thank samuelxx
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Found this place online and visited, food was quick and really good. Couldn't fault our meal. Service very friendly.

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here while on holiday in Bournemouth. As a coeliac it's difficult to find somewhere that does nice food, that you're confident about. The staff here are so lovely and nothing is too much trouble. The food is delicious and the range is great. We...More

Thank Harriet S
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Came across this Fish and Chip Restaurant by accident, and thought it was just a Chip shop. The waitress came out and was very friendly and helpful so we booked a table for the following evening. The food was excellent and large portions, the fish...More

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times with my parents as they live close by. It does a lovely range of fish options and, if you're willing to give them a heads-up, they are more than willing to cook you whatever fish or seafood you'd like....More

Thank Han_hawk
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Sobhash J
I know it's a stupid question but have you any veggie options in your mains to go with the chips
2 June 2017|
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Response from LHalls | Reviewed this property |
I had some lovely battered mushrooms when we went - they were listed as a side dish but it was an enormous portion.
Are dogs allowed inside?
15 March 2017|
Response from susan d |
Hi Emma, we only have a small restaurant and, as long as no other customers object, (which they never do) it is not a problem with us. We look forward to seeing you soon. Andy Brown
Carol R
Do you do gluten free fish and chips or any other gluten free food I am a coeliac carol
10 August 2016|
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Response from Henge_Girl | Reviewed this property |
They do - certified coeliac friendly and really nice!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 Somerford Road, Christchurch BH23 3QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 483669
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