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john dory's

hillsborough road, Lisburn, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #37 of 76 Restaurants in Lisburn
Cuisines: Seafood
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Letterkenny, Ireland
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401 reviews 401 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Heading back to the hotel after visiting The Tuesday Bell, I called in for a few chips. It's beside a petrol station, which seems like an odd place for a chipper, but when you have the false hunger, that's not going to put you off. They do loads of deals, so your spoiled for choice, and they also deliver, but... More

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Moira, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Having heard so much about the Belfast branches of this chippy we were expecting great things but to be honest it is average Joe. Not bad but not outstanding either. Certainly better fish to be had elsewhere in Lisburn.

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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Decided we would have a carry out for tea. Went to John Dorys. Was glad we did fish well cooked and batter light and crisp, chips were well cooked and crisp. Will be going back there again as was some of the best fish and chips I've tasted.

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Have John Dory's every few weeks and it's always 2nd to none, love the food and you don't wait too long for it.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Have ordered from here before. Quick tonight but other times been slow (prob busy) when I rang up and asked for a delivery the girl on the phone huffed (quite disappointing as I havr never received this.sort of customer service anywhere) some of the chips tasted slightly undercooked and 2 pieces of the chicken stripes were pink (surely they should... More

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JohnDorys, Design Company at john dory's, responded to this review

Hi Castorsug, thanks for the review - we value all feedback from our customers and use it to try and improve our service, we have a big reputation to live up to as Fish & Chip Shop of the Year. Can you please confirm you ordered delivery from the Lisburn Shop and was it Monday night? We want to try... More

Lisburn, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Go here a lot of Saturday nights for haddock and chips. Usually very good and big portions too. Parking can be a nightmare if you go around tea time. Leave it later if you can. If I finish work early again I think I'll try their new delivery service.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Had fish and chips from here last night (Monday 3rd Feb) and the fish was really greasy as were the chips which were also white and undercooked in my opinion. Thought it was important to put this up as other people are waxing lyrical about this place.

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Lisburn
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

The food and service are second to none! we go regularly to the Carryduff branh but the Lisburn one is just as good. The chips are the best I have ever got in a chippie. Burgers and chicken goujons are always tasty and there's quite often a voucher offer on if you pick up one of their brochures in the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This is our "go to" place for fish and chips in Lisburn. The food is always good and the portion sizes are excellent.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Cardboard tasteless burgers, dry buns and greasy fish. If this place spent more on its product and less on LCD screens and fancy bags then it might work. I have had food from a few in the East Belfast area also and its the same story. I went for one of their "Deals" lately and my sons kids meal had... More

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