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The Sea Chef Fish Bar

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Priestlands drive, Hexham, England
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is our local chippy. Food is always fine but must say do prefer the chatter and personal touch you get with the Hexham fish bar.

1 Thank Lisa T
Allendale Town, null, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Great fish and chips always fresh so you might have to wait a few mins but worth it. Generous portions and do pizza , though we've never tried that.

Thank Ginny S
Hexham, United Kingdom
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62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

Found the staff disinterested and the portions rather scimped, the fish was 'flat' not chunky and meaty and chips were fewer than a good portion. Did not like the atmosphere which was cold and unwelcoming. The OAP meal deal was expensive for what it was.

2 Thank cus2mer2014
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Very busy but definitely worth the wait. I had fish and chips and the portion size was really big and they tasted delicious. Even though it's not in the town centre it's really easy place to find only a few minutes from the Abbey.

Thank Lesley M
Newcastle upon tyne
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2014

Recently visited following the reopening of the shop. Absolutely delicious chips, great service, very reasonable price

Thank asolomio
Allendale Town, null, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2013 via mobile

A good quality fish and chip shop with good prices and friendly staff. The sea chef Hexham is quite hidden away in the priest lands estate but if you get here you won't be disappointed! When you get there it is accessible for anyone and a good amount of parking space. The fish and chips are superb and taste really... More 

Thank Dan B
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2012 via mobile

Tried this chippy after the reviews on trip advisor. The fish and chips looked good. But there was an unusual after taste particularly with the chips. The batter on the fish was nicely cooked and the fish was of good quality. However when compared with our regular chippy ( The King fisher, Wakefield) there was no comparison.

Thank Shandy_74
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2012

Good sized portions, tasty batter, moist fish and served hot. And wrapped up in paper you can eat out of rather than those awful polystyrene containers!! Recommended.

Thank Madam13
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2012

I have been to this fish and chip shop many times and have never been disappointed. Definitely worth a visit, in my opinion by far the best fish and chips in the north east!!

Thank green_lady888
Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2012

The best fish and chips in the North East !! Excellent quality and taste, well presented by polite helpful staff. A must visit when ever in Hexham

Thank Trudi D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Fast food, Seafood
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Priestlands drive, Hexham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?