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Smiths Chippy

108 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JF, England
+44 191 455 5069
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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Seafood, Fast food, British
108 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JF, England
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Found this place on Google, we weren't disappointed, great fish and chips. Try the homemade tartar sauce - it's amazing

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 10 November 2017

didnt know until i popped into the shop it was 'mushy pea' day the alternative on offer was pea and ham soup and how good it was there was so much ham in it, was very filling and tasty, the best ever just like my...More

Thank bryan h
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Had tea here this weekend and ate them at the two tables provided inside the chippy. My husband got a fish stottie which he really enjoyed. The fish was large, tasty and the batter perfect. I got beanie, chips and gravy. The beanies are lovely...More

Thank Sandancer77
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Another very well known fish and chip shop on Ocean Road was closed so as we had decided we definitely fancied fish & chips we went here instead. I only wanted a small portion however my hubby was told there was only one size. It...More

Thank linden65
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Fish and chips were very nice and cooked perfectly. Staff helpful and polite, much better than waiting in a massive queue at colmans and paying ridiculous prices. I would definitely recommend

Thank SteveLorro
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Went here last week with my daughter. She got sausage and chips and i got fish and chips. Both were lovely and the batter nice and crisp. Would recommend and return. The chips were nice and fresh too, which was really lovely!!

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place for food. Very clean and staff great. Prices are reasonable and portions are fantastic. They do food deals and children menu. Only 1 table inside.

Thank Dionne T
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had a takeaway fish and chips...absolutely delicious. Freshly cooked while we waited..lovely crisp batter and great chips. Will definitely come back.

Thank Faff14
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Wouldnt normally bother writing a review of a chip shop but glad i didnt wait in the hour long que for colemans. The foid was hot fresh and lovely and although busy the staff were patient and friendly.

Thank ellydan
Reviewed 14 March 2017

went f f chips exelent portion for retired people u can either sit down or take out did not wait long

Thank oliverthea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 455 5069
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Smiths Chippy is a traditional award winning Fish and Chip takeaway. established in 1981 by William Smith Snr quickly became one of the towns best loved fish and chip destinations. Today we still live by William Smiths ethos of making our food affordable for everyone while ensuring our quality levels remain at the highest levels. this has been recently reflected in our most recent awards, we have been very proud to receive a place on the top 50 fish and chip takeaways for the last 2 years (3 in the last 5 years) couple this with perfect portion awards and we believe we offer a great product at a great price.
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