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Captain Cod

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8 Northenden Rd, Sale M33 3BR, England
+44 (0) 1619 736368
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fantastic chippy

First time we tried this chippy on recommendation off trip advisor and we will be returning many times for sure. All food the family ordered couldnt have been better, we had fish, chips, turkey sticks and curry sauce. The owners are really friendly, the cafe to eat in is really clean and tidy, good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

First time we tried this chippy on recommendation off trip advisor and we will be returning many times for sure. All food the family ordered couldnt have been better, we had fish, chips, turkey sticks and curry sauce. The owners are really friendly, the cafe to eat in is really clean and tidy, good prices, cant wait to return.

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Bigastro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

When I was growing up in Yorkshire, fish shops sold good quality fresh cod and proper chips. Think of Harry Ramsden's original place or the shops in places like Whitby. These days, most of the cod you get is in the form of rectangular pieces of frozen fish in a greasy batter with chips that are barely brown. The fish... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Friendly staff, good fish and chips as they are freshly cooked. Could do with extending seating area

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have been to this chippy several times for lunch during shopping trips. The staff are friendly and the food is good but very limited as it is a chippy. They do have a seated area but it it is a bit limited and uncomfortable.

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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Brilliant little chippy in the heart of Sale. They really do serve the best chips around. Would definitely reccomend. Staff friendly and chatty too.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Chips are always done properly, not rushed and under cooked like a lot of others great to sit in or take away

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We only came to 'Captain Cod' because we'd gone into 'Battered Cod' which is in Sale town centre and they'd turned us away because we'd arrived too late (20 mins before they closed on a Saturday). I'm glad they turned us away now after reading the reviews (they're awful) of the 'Battered Cod'. Anyway we ordered Plaice and Cod with... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

The cod I ordered, and I use the term loosely. If it was cod it was the worst I've tasted. Greasy and just didn't taste right, certainly not fresh. I've been to this chippy on an off for years and this was my worst experience. I won't be returning for a while.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Captain cod has never let me down - the fish and chips is always nice and cook to a very high standard!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Over the years we have eaten at this chippy and the food is consistently good. The service is quick and friendly too. Well worth a visit. My only negative is it can often be too cold to linger in the Winter!!

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Address: 8 Northenden Rd, Sale M33 3BR, England
Phone Number: +44 (0) 1619 736368
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Sale
Cuisine: English

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  • Address: 8 Northenden Rd, Sale M33 3BR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Sale
  • Phone Number: +44 (0) 1619 736368

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  • Cuisine: English

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