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The Little Fish and Chip Shop

2 East Street, Southwold IP18 6EH, England
+44 1502 218120
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (239 reviews)
“tartare” (32 reviews)
“dover sole” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
2 East Street, Southwold IP18 6EH, England
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1 - 10 of 791 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous fish and fried in beef dripping. All freshly cooked once ordered. Helpful staff and extremely clean. Absolutely delicious with homemade mushy peas and tarter sauce. Visiting is a must, you can eat in or take away. Enjoy!

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nipped in here a couple of nights ago for fish and chips, very busy with a bit of a queue but don’t let this put you off, in fact it should encourage you, it was well worth the wait! We ordered and were told it...More

Thank amyhaynes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great fish n chip shop, freshly cooked to order, great selection, when its gone its gone. Nothing little about the portions.

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Great choice of fresh fish... and others. Beers and wine can also be bought here. Ver basic seating, but all staff friendly and fish and chipos... wow

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Actually the best fish and chips I have ever eaten... no really the haddock was perfectly cooked crisp tasty batter . Chips were just right !! You have to try the homemade curry sauce seriously delicious . Sat over looking the sea ... beautiful end...More

Thank Curious48564621137
Reviewed 1 November 2018

We were told about this pace by the people in our Hotel bar and I am so grateful to them. It's a querky little place, traditional fish and chip shop with a room at the front where you can perch on stools and eat. The...More

Thank Batch65
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Great fish and chips from this place. The portions are really generous and the fish cooked in a great batter. If I had one minor gripe it is that on occasion the chips could be cooked a bit more but generally they are fine. First...More

Thank Oscar985
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Great food, the owner was beyond lovely and even gave our little 10mo a Peter rabbit 50 pence coin to commemorate it....this place is awesome!

Thank yolanda b
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

No pre ordering at busy times so only option is to wait. Fish excellent, chips floppy. Plaice was very good and fresh. They do fry in beef dripping though like nearly all east coast chippies so no good if you are vegan or vegetarian

Thank bathgirl52
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Its a bit of a squash and a squeeze to eat in but my goodness the food makes up for it. Exceptional. Soft fish, crisp batter and excellent chips. The curry sauce was very good. Washed down with a glass of wine which was a...More

Thank NCM
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Questions & Answers
katie m
25 October 2018|
Response from cla1re9 | Reviewed this property |
The main fryer is beef dripping so no! However, they may have a small separate fryer.
Lyn A
2 August 2018|
Response from kimmo666 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lyn..I'm really not sure
Rachel P
17 August 2017|
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Response from Darren W | Reviewed this property |
They don't but you have the Solebay Fish Company close by and they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 East Street, Southwold IP18 6EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 218120
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