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Matlock Fish Bar

17-19, Causeway Lane, Matlock DE4 3AR, England
01629 582669
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Ranked #62 of 78 Restaurants in Matlock
Price range: $2 - $9
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Takeout
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Dining options: Takeout
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English first
Coventry, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

After a busy day walking up from Matlock Bath, meandering through the antique shops, the Wednesday market, and a long linger in the park for the kids, feeding the starving hoards was in order. 3 adults 5 kids and 2 dogs. Chips were so bad they made everyone over 6 feel ill. Greasy dry hollow luke-warm chips, that even the... More

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Derby
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I went to Matlock Fish Bar for a large fish chips and peas. We were greeted by very friendly staff and the food was delicious crispy fish very tasty chips and good value for money. Will definitely visit again. Great British food at its best!

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The worse meals ever we have had plonked in front of us, both the appearance of the staff and food were rotten. What a shame for Matlock we were so gutted we got back in the car and drove back down the M1 having only just arrived for a couple of days visit.

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

we were very disappointed after eating here. Chips were obviously reheated and not up to temperature. The fish was dry and chewy. The curry sauce was watery and had no flavour. Matlock Fish Bar doesnt have to try hard as they obviously rely on a steady supply of visitors to the Peak District, My advice is to walk that little... More

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have got chips before here and they are really nice but the fish is not that good or anything else! I would definitely visit again as I could go for a walk in the park!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My husband and I visited Matlock today and decided to give this chip shop a try we normally eat at matlock bath but recently have been disappointed so thought we would have a change. The fish was delicious with brilliant batter. The chips were lovely to it was a good size portion and very filling. We will visit again. 😊

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Derby, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

On a tour of my native county, I was in Matlock at about 3 o'clock yesterday afternoon (May 17th). Breakfast was in Bakewell and about five hours ago, so I was hungry. I walked past the Matlock Fish Bar and paid my first visit to a Wetherspoons for some time. Disgusted by the way their prices have rocketed, I went... More

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Wirksworth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We go there occasionally and usually eat in. Yes the seating is fixed, but to be fair, its not a big shop, there isn't a lot of room. The food is always hot, never had a problem with that, or miserly portions and the staff always greet politely with a smile on their face. They are always nice to the... More

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Derbyshire
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Good honest traditional take away fish and chips. Choice of sitting inside too, although this time we didn't. Food was hot, fresh and tasty. Good value, and friendly service.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Called in with my wife & daughter, 2 x fish n chips to eat in plus a kids meal, £15+ that we could live with had they been edible, to add to this daughter had a choice of beans, peas or gravey with her kids meal, she doesent like any so we asked for none, 1/2 way through our 11... More

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Kieran R, Director of Sales at Matlock Fish Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review on our fish bar, I remember your visit to the fish bar very well indeed, the staff were exceptionally helpful towards your family and food was fresh as it was served within seconds of cooking, I know you were upset about the prices of sauces from the way you rudely shuck... More

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