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Golden Union Fish Bar

38 Poland Street, London W1F 7LY, England
+44 20 7434 1933
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Fast food, British
$$ - $$$
38 Poland Street, London W1F 7LY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came to the restaurant following a friend's suggestion, and had the BEST Fish & Chips meal ever! I'll definitely come back there again next time I'm in London.

Thank Yuval G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had tried fish and chips at a few pubs and chippies in London when we started our holiday there a couple of weeks ago but were pretty underwhelmed by the offerings. One of our tour guides recommended Golden Union in Oxford Circus and it...More

Thank rebsteb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge, fresh portion of fish & tasty, crispy batter that stayed crispy even soaked in vinegar. Nice selection of different fish. If I had to get picky I’d say the chips were a little soft and starchy for my liking (maybe could have used a...More

1  Thank Gabriel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had both cod and haddock fish , both were fresh and tasty, the portions were quite large, the chips was nice as well. Service was good. As a whole nice simple place, recommend!

Thank Meytal Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we ended up here. Really crispy Cod with great chips. My man ordered a vegetarian pie which was surprisingly delicious. a must a quick visit :)

Thank demi L
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Not being a massive fish fan I opted for one of the home made Chicken and mushroom pies. Packed full of chicken and with nice pastry it was pretty good, chips were a little anaemic but this place is worth a visit. Fish looked a...More

Thank beverleydave
Reviewed 31 March 2018

This popular fish 'n chips restaurant is on a quiet side street, just down the road from the very busy Oxford Circus. The fish was reasonably fresh, but the coating had a lot of retained oil on it from the frying process. As a result,...More

Thank Lysanderraf
Reviewed 27 March 2018

The best fish & Chips I've tasted. We had cod and haddock - the haddock was the best. Portions large enough for adults.

Thank Nielsjespersen
Reviewed 24 March 2018

This was the first place I visited for fish and chips and though it wasn't bad, it didn't meet my expectations. I would say it's good for a casual outing if you live in London, but if you're visiting, it might be a bit plain.

Thank LilianaZD
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I have never eaten so fresh cod. We have ordered one small cod , and cod bites. When we came in, we saw the queue, that was not so bad, rather quick. We got our table very fast, and the food too.

Thank mitkyx
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Poland Street, London W1F 7LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7434 1933
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This traditional fish and chip restaurant has received great reviews from the critics. locals and tourists alike. With afternoon offers and home made pies and sides, this restaurant is a must for anyone who lives or is visiting London. Set in the heart of Soho the restaurant is clean and viberant, with a post war 50s decor and a great set of staff providing the best service.
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