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Mr Chippy Restaurant

37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
+44 1904 633388
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Brought my son here for dinner, was greeted by a friendly waitress who told us to take a seat anywhere so we sat down in one of the booths, a different waitress came over and asked us to move because they was expecting to get...More

Thank kelzcheb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I popped in here to escape the rain when most cafes and restaurants in York were full. From the moment we set foot inside the door the staff were friendly and welcoming, giving us tips and recommendations. The food was fantastic, especially...More

Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Mr Chippy several times and now The Hook & Line. If anything the fish and chips are even better! We visited recently with our grandson who was staying with us for a few days. He lives near Leicester, but when he...More

Thank Beryl G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Difficult to find but Mr Chippy on the menus in the window gave it away. A little pricey for our taste, but service was good and the ambience fine (we are more Mr Chippy customers than Hook & Line I think). Noticeable that the staff...More

Thank pobman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like your fish and chips then you will not be disappointed here. Some of the best fish and chips I have ever tasted. The batter is so light and crispy and the chips are not at all greasy. The prices are great too....More

Thank jw12376
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second visit to Mr Chippy the staff are excellent very friendly fish are really fresh the cod is excellent and the onion rings are special. would have given it an excellent but they only brought one meal out a kitchen mix up we were told....More

Thank Donald R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently very tastefully renovated with a relaxed nice fresh feel and welcoming atmosphere with some outside seating if preferred. The staff were excellent...friendly, welcoming and attentive and very flexible to their customers wishes. When we visited we were served by Jess on her very first...More

Thank Aleseeker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I were enjoying two days in York and (sort of) celebrating a significant birthday. Looking for a lunch spot we were diverted by a signboard that said we could enjoy a Senior Citizens Special fish and chips meal; haddock, mushy peas, bread...More

1  Thank Hilary S
ShaneChef, Head Chef at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Hilary...what can I say? What a fantastic review and thank you! Your comments and praise have been shared with the team and a big thank you from them too. Its rare that any business receives credit...for what is a passion and commitment from very...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Most definitely worth a visit for very fine fish and chips. Indoor and outdoor dining available. The service was good and the staff ensured we had a table large enough for the seven of us. We sat outside as it was a lovely day, so...More

Thank zoederbyshire_UK
ShaneChef, Head Chef at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Zoe, thank you for a really great review. We have outside seating "rain or shine" and your're absolutely right when you mention absorbing the atmosphere of York from the inside or the outside of our restaurant. Spread the word and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 23 June 2017

Today was the second time we have eaten at Mr Chippy, both times the food and service were excellent. We have a toddler who was kept entertained with colouring sheets and crayons (and staff who picked up the said crayons regularly), they also looked after...More

Thank Jeneagles
ShaneChef, Chef at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi there and thank you for a great review! Your comments have been welcomed by the team and we look forward to seeing you again soon! By the way...the Mr Chippy restaurant is now officially called The Hook & Line. Months of refurb later and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 633388
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The Hook and Line, formally Mr Chippy, is well known for its quality fish and chips. Now completely refurbished and rebranded we now offer, together with our award winning fish and chips, many other seafood dishes. Also available for cakes, coffees and sandwiches throughout the day or finer dining Evening restaurant.
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