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Brown's Fish & Chips

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Seafood, English
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172 Somerford Road, Christchurch BH23 3QG, England
01202 483669
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Today
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 106
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  • 18
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good old fashioned fish and chips

Good fast service and very good food, clean appearance, friendly staff a comfortable feel about the place the owner cares about your experience and works hard to keep up the standards

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Christchurch
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Christchurch
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Good fast service and very good food, clean appearance, friendly staff a comfortable feel about the place the owner cares about your experience and works hard to keep up the standards

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Prescott, AZ
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

I limped to Brown's (knee injury). 4:40pm: The door was propped open - two men talking loudly - seemed a bit strange for customers to speak like that. The one near the door said: "We don't open until 5pm" "Sorry" No offer of: "It's only 20 minutes, you can sit and wait" "Would you like a cool drink on this... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Have visited 3 times in last 2 weeks. Always hot, excellent service and food cooked to a very high standard

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

A longish walk from Mudeford but worth it for what were good meals - and not too expensive. Flexible about the menu, and everything freshly cooked. Very enjoyable. They don't take cards though - so take a wad.

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I can only vouch for the takeaway here, ordering gluten free battered cod and chips which were spot on. Long have I missed the days of the occasional fish and chips down by the sea and this was the first gluten free battered fish I've had that tasted like the real thing! Delicious. The only slight negatives I picked up... More 

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Dorset
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

proper fish & chips! not like the 'chains' that seem to have cropped up nowadays. Excellent options for those who suffer with intolerance to wheat/gluton. Fresh pineapple fritters are amazing

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London
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We drove an hour hear based on the reviews and my wife's desire for fish. And on arriving it was like ok what have we found ourselves. But what a find it was. We were welcomed and all the varieties of fish were explained. And tell me have you ever been to a fish and chip shop that has a... More 

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Wellington, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Everything is cooked to order and the premises are spotless.I cannot add anything i disliked as the piece of fish was large and the chips were perfect!

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

As always great fish and chips Love the puddings Service is great Can't fault this place! Just don't share the puddings as its too good

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Brilliant fish and chips especially gluten free, 2 of my girls have coeliac disease, so have to have gluten free, they loved it!

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Additional Information about Brown's Fish & Chips

Address: 172 Somerford Road, Christchurch BH23 3QG, England
Phone Number: 01202 483669
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood, English

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 172 Somerford Road, Christchurch BH23 3QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: 01202 483669

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, English
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?