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29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
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Ranked #30 of 272 Restaurants in Carlisle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
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English first
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We lunched here on the 26th, a party of 7 including our grand-daughter resplendent in her graduation robes. We hadn't booked and the young man who attended to us quickly arranged for us all to sit together. Six of us had fish and one had scampi which he proclaimed to be the nicest he had ever eaten. The fish and... More 

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cumbria
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257 reviews 257 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
224 helpful votes 224 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We came here on Saturday afternoon and it was really busy. There was only one table left upstairs and it had dirty crockery on but this was cleared as soon as we sat down. We both ordered battered sausage, chips and curry sauce and a drink. The food arrived quickly and was piping hot. The food was obviously freshly cooked.... More 

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We now visit The Fryery when we are in Carlisle & would like to eat fish & chips. We feel they are the best fish & chips ever.... so fresh, fish succulent. Staff so friendly & welcoming, would not go anywhere else for the Great British meal.

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Gretna, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

My husband and I nipped into the Fryery for a late lunch today, we have been several times before the foods is always great and the service is friendly and attentive. Best Fish and Chip shop in Carlisle - they offer both take-away (in cardboard boxes to reduce soggyness) and a good restaurant service. My husband is a coeliac and... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Excellent chip shop, I have been here a few times over the years and always consistent, good friendly service too! :) You can either sit in or takeaway, the takeaway version is served in cardboard boxes to stop the food from sweating & batter going horrible & soggy!

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Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Went in on Friday evening at 5.50pm with my 2 young children (ages 9and5) (closes at 6.00) no food left in hot boxes chef/owner said he would make anything i wanted but a 10 minute wait i checked with kids they said they would wait i ordered food (battered sausage and chips twice Fishcake and chips) food was cooked and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

To start with I was happy with this place as a choice to eat in, the menu was simple and no nonsense, the prices seemed reasonable and a quick glance at other patrons plates showed good portions of good looking food, and the whole place looked clean. We ordered and the food arrived in short order and the first half... More 

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Chester, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

What a lovely place. The Haddock and chips were a delight! Clean, crisp batter encasing fleshy large flakes of creamy haddock and a good size fillet. The chips were also lovely. I write this review some 4 hours after our visit and we are all still too full for dinner! Fantastic smaller portion available for the kids. Defo worth a... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

I go to the fryery quite often for both sit in and takeaway the food and service are always excellent great for families to even when it is busy the food still arrives in good time

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Great service, fantastic food, value for money. This was my first visit and i can guarantee i will b a regular visitor when i visit carlisle. Staff very welcoming....go on give it a try... Because you're worth it.

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Address: 29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20

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