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The Beachcomber fish & chip shop

| Strath, Gairloch IV21 2BZ, Scotland
+44 7591 618787
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“lovely fish” (3 reviews)
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Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood
| Strath, Gairloch IV21 2BZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

and the cheery staff could not have been more helpful. Fish was excellent, although the chips could have been crispier. We were invited to sit in the covered area even though the manager was locking up. Maria was great, what a happy gain for Gairloch...More

Thank katethepict
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Empty plates all round! Great size portions and value for money. Our normal chippy has won best in Scotland but this chippy had much better meals. Thank you.

Thank Audrey T
Reviewed 22 June 2017

A bit hard to find, we found it by accident. Hidden away off the main road and up a staircase, the takeaway has seating at the rear for those who wish to use it. Good prices and decent portion size. The fish was nice, but...More

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our cod and chips. Can't fault the experience. The wait was what I might expect when cooked fresh, price was fair, and it tasted great. We took ours up the road and found a little spot to sit and eat with a...More

Thank tommy250_2
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Freshly cooked while we waited. Hugh portion of fish and chips. Staff friendly and welcoming. Selections of cold drinks

Thank TartanPimpernel2014
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We've been coming to Gairloch for years but had never used this Fish and Chip Restaurant. It is a Take-a-way but there is a seating area at the rear in a nice conservatory. We saw a couple eating fish and chips at the new Sitooterie...More

Thank Phil_Jane_wirral
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I'm always apprehensive when buying fish and chips on holiday. Will they be as good as the ones from our chippy at home? Fish and chips are generally good anywhere in Scotland but we've had a few duds. Not here, though. The haddock was fresh...More

1  Thank rumpuscat
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We had arrived at Gairloch after six o'clock & very hungry so we were pleased to find the menu from The Beachcomber inside the cottage. My sister & my partner went off in the car to get us some supper but apparently it is up...More

Thank Marie F
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I was here about 3 years ago and the food was horrible then. This year, the kids pestered me for a chippy so I caved which was a £20 mistake. Chips are like overcooked oven chips, the fish is far from fresh and very dry...More

Thank CK893
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

ordered 2 fish and chips. portions had alot of chips & a large piece of fish. cleanest chippy I ever saw.... looked brand new out the packet like it had just opened. staff very chatty and friendly.

Thank zantebound
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Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Strath, Gairloch IV21 2BZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Gairloch
  • Phone Number: +44 7591 618787
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