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The Fry Traditional Fish & Chip Shop

Station Road, Ballincollig, Ireland
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“take away” (4 reviews)
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Irish, Fast food
Station Road, Ballincollig, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

It's an old type take away chip shop. It is very good at what it does and very reasonable. You can get any supper you want on a Friday they call it Fiver Friday for €5. The curry isn't great but the chips and everything...More

Thank James J M
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Quarter pounder is one of the nicest in Cork, very tasty. I asked for extra crispy chips, this request was ignored and the lady served me the same chips that everyone else normally gets. The chips were soggy and I only ate a few before...More

Thank More_Mash
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I try not to eat chipper too often, and fail a bit too often, but The Fry is my first port of call when I fall off the wagon, even if it means driving 15k to get there. I used to live in the area...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The fry is probably the busiest chipper in ballincollig. I used to visit quite often but on a recent visit I found a hair on my chips. These things happen but when I returned a few weeks later, I found another hair on my chips....More

Thank Eamonnhawe
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I can only tell you but you should try it your self, this place is excellent for traditional chipper food. The quarter pounders are excellent and the suppers are great. You will never go hungry as the portions are super generous. Over all a fantastic...More

1  Thank 999fiona
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best chipper in Ballincollig amazing food fantastic friendly efficient staff. Food can be preordered for large groups so we availed of this and couldn't believe the quantity and quality we received for the price. Would highly recommend a visit it's...More

Thank EllekCork
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Ever since I was a child, my father drove me miles in from the country to get chips and batter burgers in our favourite 'restaurant': The Fry. When I became a college student vegetarian, I lived all week for the veggie burger (always ask them...More

Thank B. M
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I went to the fry to get some chips because I was too lazy to cook my own and I must say I was quite happy with it. It was fairly cheap and I got a load of chips. The staff had a great sense...More

Thank Boines
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I went here a good few times it's always nice really good food and plenty of it good prices also staff are nice I would definitely recommend going here if you want a really good food

Thank Colin o
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Ordered Burgers, Breast in bun, chicken tenders, and sausage supper, all excellent, only gripe was the chips! The chips were disappointing, very crispy, burnt, not a decent chip in the packs. I have got take away from the Fry previously and I might have just...More

Thank mcrexon
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26 August 2017|
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Response from Trevor S | Reviewed this property |
Chip are cooked in two fryers which are separate to the fryers used for the the other foods. No gluten involved in the chips, or the cooking fat. Full list of allergens available on the counter.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road, Ballincollig, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Ballincollig
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