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The Carron Fish Bar

1 Allardice Street, Stonehaven AB39 2BN, Scotland
+44 1569 765377
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish and chips” (26 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
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Fast food, Scottish, Seafood, British
1 Allardice Street, Stonehaven AB39 2BN, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Called in to the fish bar after returning from our long walk to the castle, spotlessly clean, and all staff polite and friendly, we just had fish and chips, and they were cooked immediately for us. And we're very nice, didn't go for the fried...More

Thank grant40
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Friendly welcoming staff, always busy but everything is cooked fresh while you wait & it never takes too long. Famous for their deep fried mars bar.

Thank Colinkeenan19581127
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Returned this evening, and wasn't disappointed. The fish was fresh, the batter and chips cooked to perfection. I eat a lot of fish and chips, and have yet to be let down by this place.

Thank R C
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I took some food to take away. Nothing special: discreet, but I would not eat there again. Friendly service.

Thank Matteo B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

With all the information and awards I thought this would be a great place to try the fish and chips. The fish is fried to order so it is a bit of a wait but obviously the fish is fresh. My portion of fish was...More

Thank IslaT54
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This little shop was wonderful. The fish is absolutely amazing and local catch. Of course I tried the deep fried mars bar, that's what their famous for. Make sure you drink a lot of water!

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 12 October 2017

stopped over in Stonehaven for a weeks break, went into Carron Fish Bar for chips on the evening of 11th October, small portion was £1.90. Served by female member of staff who served me without any eye contact or word of thanks, simply stated "That's...More

Thank scooterScotland
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Fish n Chips are good in Scotland and very very good here, smiled as lady cooking the fish ripped into the 2 school boys serving customers for talking to each other to much, she winked at the customers as they panicky started cleaning :) good...More

Thank Anthony_Paul_Cavanagh
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Walked in at 8.50pm for takeaway food, was not acknowledged by staff when we entered and then when we were we're informed at bang on 9pm that they had turned the friars off and that they only had chips left. Would have expected better service....More

Thank Angus M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Usually go to another fish & chip shop. Decided to give this one a try. Chips were OK but on the oily/floppy side. Fish was quite good.

Thank scotgrl3
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9 November 2017|
Response from Elaine H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the answer to your question is sadly no they don’t have anywhere for you to sit to eat inside. Still good fish & chips tho
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Scottish, Seafood, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:15 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:15 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:15 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4:15 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Allardice Street, Stonehaven AB39 2BN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Stonehaven
  • Phone Number: +44 1569 765377
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