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The Albatross

Chapel Street, St Ives TR26 2LR, England
+44 1736 798492
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“chip shop” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Chapel Street, St Ives TR26 2LR, England
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

reasonably priced fish and chips , unfortunately rather busy when i visited , but the staff coped well with the rush

Thank taigin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a good drink and found this great fish & chip place.Fantastic coffee best I have had for a long time,I enjoy strong good coffee not a branded shop but a local one. Very friendly staff,will try fish @ chips next time.

Thank mobilemerlin
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Just had some. Lovely 🐠 and chips 🍟 from here perfectly cooked was told I would have to wait for them to be cooked but everything is cooked to order so no soggy batter staff very pleasant and polite and the price is good as...More

1  Thank Trudie P
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Got a battered sausage & chips as well as a 1/4 chicken & chips. Cooked to order and was nice and fresh. Chips were slightly overdone but were okay. Price was ok. Queuing system was none existent and there was confusion amongst the customers, to...More

Thank Andrew Y
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Not a bad little Fish and Chip place, we had Sausage and Chips and a fishcake, all cooked there and then, non of this food that's been sitting there ages. The only problem was the lady serving picked up the fish cake with her fingers...More

Thank Christopher F
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

Dear Christopher, Thank for your review for the Albatross, especially your comment about our freshly cooked food. I am very sorry to hear that your customer service was not up to standard. I can assure you we have a 5* hygiene rating and I will...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Yes Yes Yes Best fish and chips definitely ..and the staff are well organized and quicle ți serve You .

Thank balamawa
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

We greatly appreciate your positive feedback on the Albatross! Thank you for taking the time to review us and we hope to see you again soon for some tasty fish & chips. Best Wishes from the Albatross.

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Albatross is a Fish & Chip shop I have used for several years. It now appears to be under new management and unfortunately it is not as good as it used to be. The menu has been reduced and a very large coffee machine brought...More

Thank 278Staffs_food_lover
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The food is lovely and defiantly cannot be faulted, it is always great because they cook everything freshly to order. The staff really care about their customers, the taste and presentation of their food too. It's a really pleasant place to be especially after the...More

Thank Emily C
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

We greatly appreciate your positive feedback on the Albatross! Thank you for taking the time to review us and we hope to see you again soon for some tasty fish & chips. Best Wishes from the Albatross.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

This chip shop as had a revamp and is looking great , the staff are very nice and the fish and chips fantastic , what else can you say . try it for your self and you wont be disappointed

Thank Ruth F
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

We greatly appreciate your positive feedback on the Albatross! Thank you for taking the time to review us and we hope to see you again soon for some tasty fish & chips. Best Wishes from the Albatross.

Reviewed 26 April 2017

The staff are absolutely wonderful! I was served promptly as I entered the shop. The portion sizes are perfect, the fish was beautifully cooked and the chips... oh the chips are some of the best in Cornwall! This place is a must if you find...More

2  Thank Jack S
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

We greatly appreciate your positive feedback on the Albatross! Thank you for taking the time to review us and we hope to see you again soon for some tasty fish & chips. Best Wishes from the Albatross.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 02:00
Saturday
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel Street, St Ives TR26 2LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 798492
Description
Welcome to the Albatross! We are the oldest fish & chip shop in the seaside town of St Ives, frying since 1918, our passion is producing top notch grub!
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