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32 High Street, Southwold IP18 6AE, England
+44 1502 723585
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

After wandering around Sothwold failing to find a pub that wasn't fully booked we were delighted to stumble upon Mark's Fish Shop. The staff were friendly and the food was freshly cooked and very tasty. There's a rather novel side where you can sit and eat in which we did, whioe the take away customers go in through a side... More 

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Thank SouthernFairy16
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice size portions and attentive service by local people.Freshly cooked fish and good choice of extras.

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Thank Sluey1
london
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in a cottage nearby and the owner recommend Marks fish and chips so was looking forward to it. Unfortunately they only had cod available and I enjoyed mine as batter wasn't thick. Unfortunately the chips were pretty awful- dried up, hard and ended up in the bin! It was reasonable but Felt let down as id rather... More 

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Thank sweet_choc84
Buxton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been coming here for some years and always found it fine, but today my husband's fish - he was the only one of our group to order cod - was dreadful. It looked grey and had a strange texture, as if it had been previously frozen, and was completely tasteless. We took it back and we're offered a new... More 

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Thank hattypatty2017
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wet lunchtime in February. Surprisingly busy. Eat in fish and chips, great value and brilliant quality, as usual.

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Thank Lleeder
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small restaurant on the left as you enter Southwold High street, take away section from the side entrance. Cod/Haddock +chips £8, large fish portion very well cooked and presented, Southwold Bitter available in cans. They do what they do very well indeed, mix of couples and families. Opens 11:45, ideal place before brewery/distillery tours.

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Thank Gossy-abroad
Killinchy, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Called in with my wife having just arrived from Stansted. We had no great expectations but the meal was just excellent. We sat in and the service was friendly and good. We enjoyed it so much we returned a few days later with the same result. By far the best fish and chips in Southwold.

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Southwold, United Kingdom
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

Service ok and food average, but served quickly and good value. The chips were served hot and were tasty, and good value for money. Recommend if your looking for a cheap and quick bite to eat.

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Thank debbie b
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Freshly cooked, piping hot fish and chips, lovely light batter and the cod has no skin! Friendly staff

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Thank Sheila C
Surrey, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

The Fish is good. Unfortunately the chips let the meal down. On numerous occasions they have been more black and as another poster said; "Very Greasy". When wrapped together with the fish, it then makes the batter soggy.

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Thank MrsTim2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, British, Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 High Street, Southwold IP18 6AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 723585

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