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The Bay Fish & Chips

Beach Promenade, Stonehaven AB39 2RD, Scotland
+44 1569 762000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Beach Promenade, Stonehaven AB39 2RD, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Without a doubt the best fish and chips ever in the uk. I have been to top rated fish and chip shops all over the uk but this is by far the best

Thank Hayati1410
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on sunday eve(5pm)...there must have been 40people in the line...we thought it would be worth it so joined the line of hungry punters.. Well once we got our tea and ate it(2hrs later)I decided to write this-it was good but not worth the...More

Thank Andy A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is an award winning fish & chip take away, by the beach in Stonehaven. Be warned, expect long queues at 12 noon, when it opens. Thankfully, they are prepared with lots of friendly people serving. The food was nice, the fish was well-battered...More

Thank JensonLim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once you get past, or rather through, the large queue, the service is professional and very friendly; even offering a slice of lemon with your fish. The batter was light, crispy and fully coated the perfectly cooked haddock fillet which melted in my mouth. The...More

Thank dondonduck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Place came highly recommended, long queue, wait was about 30' Which was fun talking to locals and glaring at all the awards and prizes they won, so expectations went up higher In the end bit disappointed Haddock was nice Chips were average, not cooked very...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best fish and chips ever. Always queuing out the door but we'll worth the wait.And added boost if it's a nice evening can sit and eat at the benches nearby.and enjoy the view...brilliant. ..

Thank Audrey M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best fish and chips I've ever had. There are tables and benches where you can enjoy looking out at the sea.

Thank celticdoc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crowded when we got there but worth the wait. The fish and chips were amazing and they even said which boat they got the fish from. I got the cheese and chips which was literally just grated cheese on chips but it was still good.

Thank Lucy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled over 1.5 hours in the car to visit this Fish & Chip shop in Stonehaven, as we had heard from a friend that these were his favourites. I am so glad that we did drive so far for these Fish & Chips as...More

2  Thank Fishypro1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch after visiting Dunnotar castle. Had a lovely lunch, wait time was fast and staff were friendly.

Thank Kirsten M
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Questions & Answers
14 January 2017|
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Response from sara b | Reviewed this property |
It is vegetarian. I asked, no lard is used, they use sunflower oil. It is a chippy yes but a more up market one with various other options so whilst I agree is it not a restaurant it is just a really good take away.
1 September 2015|
Response from DawnS7168 |
It's not a restaurant at all just a fish & chip shop not sure why it's then listed under restaurants !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Promenade, Stonehaven AB39 2RD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Stonehaven
  • Phone Number: +44 1569 762000
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