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The Fry Traditional Fish & Chip Shop

Station Road, Ballincollig, Ireland
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“burgers” (3 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Fast food
Station Road, Ballincollig, Ireland
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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

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
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The best chipper in Cork. That says it all really. I guess one of the best things about The Fry is how fresh everything is. Their chips are home made, which you can clearly see behind the counter. Everything is prepared fresh in front of...More

1  Thank Patrick O
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Regular customer here, food is always fresh, chips are best in town, homemade, gorgeous! Chicken, fish, onion rings all fab!

Thank Stephanie M
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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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5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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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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