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Smiffy's

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Fish & Chips
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Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1RH, Scotland
01479 810 190
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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Have now used the restaurant twice whilst on business as a quick tea. Fish and chips were fine, second time had decent mushy peas too. However it is a bit disappointing that they're served on a cardboard plate. Restaurant are is decent and clean. Staff have been friendly and food served quite... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
Geoff H
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

We always come here for Fish and Chips when in the area. Fast service and can sit in or take away. Recommend!!

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

best fish and chips freshly cooked every time sit in or take away, excellent selection on menu fair priced, ice cream and drinks something for everyone

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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37 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Have now used the restaurant twice whilst on business as a quick tea. Fish and chips were fine, second time had decent mushy peas too. However it is a bit disappointing that they're served on a cardboard plate. Restaurant are is decent and clean. Staff have been friendly and food served quite quickly. Of a reasonable standard but nothing special.

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Paisley
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Visited sniffs Aviemore had to pay for food then was served on a paper plate food was average but the price wasextoirsionate would not go thereagain

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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45 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I have been going to Smiffy's for over 30 years. It has had its ups and downs but right now it seems to be on an up. On balance I think it is a little expensive

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I was not sure about returning to Smiffys chip shop after reading recent reviews .However I couldn't believe it would have gone down hill so much.I have never been disappointed before.Glad I took the plunge.You get what you pay for fish and chips £6.75. £1 for a can of fizzy drink.Hot food served on a disposable plate sit in at... More 

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Scotland
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19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We were very hungry and looking forward to a simple fish supper but unfortunately we were disappointed. First of all the portions are very small for a chippy so if you're really hungry you will not be satisfied. You get one small piece of fish and a tiny portion of chips. The chips were greasy and soggy. The fish did... More 

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Scotland
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8 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Had haddock and chips and a can of coke, prices where about on par with the rest of aviemore. after eating my meal and leaving the premises, within about 30 seconds my stomache was sore and ended up with me having to hastily run to my hotel very quickly. Food poisioning? but something was not right? I diid't go back... More 

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Quite often stop here for a sausage supper, all fine but sometimes have to wait a while for the food to be cooked...usually fairly quiet then though.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Good service but the meal was quite oily and my sons chips was very soggy........can do with less oil....

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1RH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Aviemore and the Cairngorms  >  Aviemore
  • Phone Number: 01479 810 190

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16
  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips

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