The Fish & Chip Shop

About

Tucked away on well-heeled Upper Street, The Fish & Chip Shop offers a gourmet take on the nation's favourite dish. Enjoy a menu of trusty chip shop classics and quirky creations in the nostalgic post-war dining room, filled with re-claimed pieces and cosy leather booths. The Fish & Chip Shop boasts a team of chefs who've worked in some of London's best restaurants, including The Ivy, Le Caprice, and Scott's.

Prices

£25 and under

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96% customer satisfaction rate

Venue Details & Map

The Fish & Chip Shop

Address
189 Upper Street
Islington
London
N1 1RQ
Public transport:
Highbury & Islington, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews

Yelp

4 out of 5 based on 22 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Fish & Chip Shop

5.0 out of 5 16 February 2015
by Alice C.

Omg! The perfectly fried fish!!!! No skimping out on gigantic piece of fish and they didn't overpower with the breading.

This is our go to fish joint. Helps that it's in our hood and have some delish chips too. Abigail approved!!more

1.0 out of 5 25 January 2015
by Cindy T.

Arrived 10 minutes before they closed at 11pm on Sunday. As we walked in, everyone uncomfortably stared at us before finally saying they were closed. I was confused but it was obvious the staff were already calling it a night and were not going to abide by their own posted closing time.

Such a shame that their poor service left a bad taste in my mouth. If only I had some fish and chips to...more

4.0 out of 5 25 January 2015
by Tristan J.

The food here is great. It certainly is unlike any fish and chip shop I've ever been to. It's a bit fancy, with table service, table reservations and a bar!

I went for the cod and chips (how would I be able to compare otherwise?): I'm used to chippy chips being a bit slimy and I kinda like them that way, these were more like the triple cooked kind I'd expect from hawksmoor and came in a small...more

4.0 out of 5 13 January 2015
by Jack D.

After dealing with an almost 2 week long craving for some good fish and chips, we decided to check this place out and god I'm glad I did.

To start things off we went for an order of their particular fritters, or in short, deep fried parcels of ultimate joy. They had an amazing crunchy batter on them that covered a beautiful mix of potato, spices and pulled pork slices. Absolutely amazing....more

4.0 out of 5 10 September 2014
by Katherine L.

A welcomed addition to Upper street, The Fish & Chip Shop has been quietly holding it's own for a bit over a year now. On a Thursday night, we found the place to be busy but not heaving, which for me is perfect. Without reservations, we sat at the back bar which was comfortable enough and out of the way.

We loved the London Particular Fritters, which are inspired by the soup of the same name....more

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