Poppies' owner, Pop Newland, has been serving fish and chips in the East End all his life. The menu includes mouth-watering fresh fish cooked in crunchy batter, served with golden chips and classic mushy peas.
Poppies only buy fish of the finest quality which is prepared on the premises by their onsite fishmonger.
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Venue Details & Map
Poppies Fish and Chips
6-8 Hanbury Street
- +44 (0)20 7247 0892
- Public transport:
- Shoreditch, Underground
Went on my first Eurotrip 2 weeks ago and prior to leaving my BF recommended Poppies fish and chips. My BF is a foodie and hearing him talk about Poppies during his time in London made me really curious. My friends and I decided to find Poppies in our second night in London. We got to the place late so they were out on a lot of the items on the menu; luckily, the cod wasn't one of them. We all...more
Tried this place out on my 2nd last evening in London. Had to do some traditional British stuff :-). Thanks to fellow yelpers, I knew exactly what needed to be ordered. I got the Regular Haddock Fish & Chips..
Taste wise (and I suppose the Indian in me), I always expect the batter to be tasty & have some spice (weird right?). So yes, the batter didn't impress me that much. I mean, imagine...more
Can someone please explain why the discrepancy for the take-away and eat-in prices is huge?
Most places I've noticed charge a slight premium for dining-in. I get it. Overhead, servers, cleaning, etc. But to charge about 40% more and not include service seems a bit excessive. Are the takeaway portions significantly smaller? This I don't know. I just think this place might be a tad...more
I've read some reviews... From Americans and Brits both...and im a dual citizen so here is my take !
My experience w/ chippies growing up:
Always ate at my local high street spot with an overload of greasy chips and a huge slab of greasy cod with the batter falling off. Cod in my past was probably never really super fresh. Not only have I been overeating but I can tell the color was always...more
A great recommendation from a friend who traveled here not too long ago!
My husband and I got here right before the lunch rush so we were able to score a table very quickly. We know what we wanted since poppies is know for their fish and chips so I went for the haddock and my husband got the cod. We ordered a side of mushy peas since that's what you are suppose to eat with fish and chips?...more