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Beales Fish and Chip Restaurant

2 Eastern Promenade | Porthcawl, Porthcawl 788223, Wales
+44 1656 788223
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (151 reviews)
“rissole” (7 reviews)
“curry” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British
2 Eastern Promenade | Porthcawl, Porthcawl 788223, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best fish n chip shop going, if you go there for sausage you aren't doing it right, cod is absolutely stunning

Thank Elisha O
Reviewed 2 days ago

Just witness the queues snaking out the front door and down the pavement and you know that there is something good about the place. Any local will tell you that it is the best place for fish and chips whilst visitors to the town remember...More

Thank DaiJEvs
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Whilst in Porthcawl for the weekend we decided to frequent this establishment, again. We had tried it on our last visit and wondered whether the standard would be the same, namely superb. We were not disappointed. We ordered Cod and Chips to go. The chips...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very nice chippy. We tried the cod and plaice with chips - they were very tasty. The only downside was the huge queue - understandable with the food being so good. Only gave 4 stars as we still haven't found a chip shop as good...More

Thank blip1234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was just ok today. My fish was over done the batter was really hard and dark brown not a nice crispy golden colour. We also had curry sauce with the meals and in my wife's curry she found a nice long Hair. Brown...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fish was amazing so fresh, be prepared for a wait as it seem's that everybody and their brother want to eat at this restaurant!

Thank 444ladyp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came up from Trecco Bay Holiday park looking for a good fish and chip shop, as the one in the Holiday Park was awful. We were very pleasantly surprised with Beale's. Would Highly recommend it to all, and in particular to those staying at Trecco...More

Thank pippabubbles4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best place for fish and chips , very clean , lovely staff, very good service , if you have to wait it's because it's so popular .

Thank adriandhembrow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fish was lovely cooked brilliantly with lovely crispy batter. Chips were a little bit greasy . The other issue is Beales do not take debit cards so make sure you have cash .

Thank EssMacin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice clean and tidy staff were fraindley they were busy but still smiling .the fish and chips was lovely . definitely go back again

Thank kirstyfury88
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13 March 2017|
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Response from jelli552016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry customer, but if you ring them i am sure they will tell you
12 July 2016|
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Response from CMRjamaicano |
They do gluten free chips on request, just ask the staff for the alergen info
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Eastern Promenade | Porthcawl, Porthcawl 788223, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Porthcawl
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 788223
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