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Balfours Fish & Chips

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Alexander Avenue, Falkirk FK2 9BJ, Scotland
01324873441
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Must be the friendliest chippy in Falkirk!

We tried this wee chip shop a couple of months ago and now would not go anywhere else. We have tried different suppers and never been disappointed with the food. The two women assistants are so friendly and welcoming and seem to know all their customers. Yes you do have to wait but that means... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
scottie37
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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English first
Falkirk, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

We tried this wee chip shop a couple of months ago and now would not go anywhere else. We have tried different suppers and never been disappointed with the food. The two women assistants are so friendly and welcoming and seem to know all their customers. Yes you do have to wait but that means everything is cooked fresh to... More 

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Carluke, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

After visiting the Kelpies nearby, we decided to go for some fish & chips locally. A quick TripAdvisor search recommended 'Balfour's Fish & Chips' in Falkirk. Literally across the road from Falkirk Football Club, this is a traditional chippy with the standard menu you expect. It was very clean. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. And, always a good... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I'm originally from the east coast of Yorkshire where fish and chips from places like Scarborough and Whitby are fantastic!! Balfours is the only place I go to get the same quality and value for money!! They are really friendly and down to earth. Why would you go anywhere else... I don't! Thanks guys

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1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

What kind of chippy in this day and age doesn't offer tomato ketchup? Not even sachets! Asked by the older woman what I wanted on them, and they were saddled before I said no and asked for ketchup. They don't do ketchup cos their brown sauce I'd do good! It's really not...

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

As usual mine and my husbands fish and chips were beautiful. All freshly made while you wait. Q'd out the door again as usual. Regulars and new customers treated like family & always a laugh. Donna and 'Auntie' what a great team. 💗💗💗

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Falkirk District, United Kingdom
1 review
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is a takeaway not a restaurant and should not be in this category.there are many good restaurant in falkirk that work really hard from morning till nite trying all kinds of things to keep their business fresh and innotive yet their are outdone by a chippie open a couple of hours a day.for the life of me can't understand... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

my first visit to the chippy was well impressed best we have had in a while with great friendly banter a must for all bairns and I would also highly recommend sams diner snack bar they also have food is great there too and always friendly u can even sit in here well done guys we will be back soon

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falkirk
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Took a trip down last night and we were not disappointed. Fish was crispy, fresh and really tasty. Chips were fantastic. Donna really is the hostess with the mostest as they say and is friendly, helpful and welcoming. Will be there again very soon.

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Falkirk District, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Best every Crispy batter covering succulent tasty fish, Chips freshly cooked would highly recommend, we will be back. Great service from friendly staff, They even give you plastic cups for your juice and paper hand towels plus fork. Extremely satisfied customers. We were recommended by a friend.

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Every time ive been , great service , 1st class fish supper , decent sized portions and decent prices - what more do you need

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  • Address: Alexander Avenue, Falkirk FK2 9BJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Falkirk District  >  Falkirk
  • Phone Number: 01324873441

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