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The Fish House Ely

The Fish House 5 Market Place, Ely CB7 4NU, England
+44 1353 662720
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“quality fish” (2 reviews)
“chip shop” (6 reviews)
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Fast food, British, Seafood
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The Fish House 5 Market Place, Ely CB7 4NU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very delicious lunch with very generous portions! Quick service with a smile and outside seating on the square. They even sell the crispies you get at the bottom of a packet of chips!! 😍

Thank emsswild
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very warm welcome in a traditional fish and chip shop, seating indoors and out. Beautifully cooked food, good size portions, big mug of tea, jolly good prices, friendly staff, premises nice and clean, nothing fancy. What more could you ask for? A lovely break...More

Thank Effie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for the half portion cod and chips for lunch. Excellent but vert small piece of cod, top chips and lovely mushy peas. Will have a proper portion next time

Thank nick7p
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Excellent well priced fish and chips.A great way to people watch,sitting at table outside on market day in sunshine eating piping hot tasty fish and chips.

Thank DMH70
Reviewed 11 July 2017

You get a warm greeting at TFH. Two old gimmers? then get yourself a large cod, one lot of chips, two peas and don't forget your cuppas and be ready to share for just over £6 each.

Thank Fenman2013
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Very helpful staff as opened back gate so we could eat in the garden area with the dog, and bought water for him with out asking. Fish and chips were freshly cooked and very nice. Garden area could be really lovely but needs a bit...More

Thank eeyorelover
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We have been back on our bikes to ely for great fish and chips. We come from West Dereham to Ely on Wednesday and sat in the sun outside watching the world go by eating those fabulous fish and chips. Thank you

1  Thank Jean R
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is a Fish House, what more can you say. Always quite busy, which is a good sign. Seating within, but carry-out is popular. We always enjoy it and this is our "go to" fish stop.

1  Thank Tim D
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Visited for fish and chips and ate in the restaurant. Food served quickly, fish and chips very nice. Bottom of the fish was not very crisp, quiet soggy. We were not impressed with the kitchen staff scrubbing away at the kitchen floor whilst we sat...More

Thank smithemmalee
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Without doubt the best of its kind in the area, it's a proper old fashioned shop that does only traditional fish and chips ( not like so many places that now do everything from kebabs to Pizza) Proper mushy peas My last 5-6 visits the...More

1  Thank sohamboy
Barry S, Owner at The Fish House Ely, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your kind words.

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Nick B
21 July 2016|
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Response from Barry S | Property representative |
Many thanks for your quick reply, I will follow up on the poor quality of the chips you purchased.
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CharlesF39
5 December 2015|
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Response from Barry S | Property representative |
Hi Charles, I can confirm that the Fish House Ely has nothing to do with the Petrou Bros, I have spoken with Tripadvisor to try and get them removed but it is proving very difficult.
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Barry F
5 October 2015|
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Response from Barry S | Property representative |
We are a 2 minute walk from the Waitrose car park in Brays Lane CB7 4QJ, please be aware that parking is limited to 2 hours but is free of charge. Thank you for you enquiry and we hope you visit us.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$9
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Fish House 5 Market Place, Ely CB7 4NU, England (Formerly Petrou Brothers)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +44 1353 662720
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