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22 Coggeshall Rd, Braintree CM7 9BY, England
01376 551035
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English first
Obertraun, Austria
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

Living in the mountains of Austria there are a few things we miss from England. Marmite, curries and fish and chips. Marmite we can import, curries I can cook but good fish and chips is hard to make at home. Thankfully, when visiting family in Braintree we can call in to Oysters. The fish and chips offered by Oysters is... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Fancied fish and chips on Saturday, heard good reviews about Oysters, so we decided to try the restaurant. WOW what great fish and chips best I have had in a long time and extremely good value as well. Only down side would like to have bread and butter with it. Not a roll traditional bread and butter, But this was... More 

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I never eat fish a chips anymore even though I love it! Had family over from italy so wanted to feed them something traditional and English, took a chance with oysters from the reviews and it was delicious. Perfectly cooked fish and chips and massive portions, nothing more that needs to be said! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Best ever fish and chips in the area will recommend to everyone...very friendly staff excellent food...will use time after time will not go any where else

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Braintree, United Kingdom
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19 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

All fancied fish and chips, 3x cod, 2x chips, 3x gherkins 3x onions, 1 x savaloy RANK..... Fish stank to high heaven, chips dry and old, batter was just soggy with no crispness whatsoever, savaloy was like leather. We gave the lot to our dogs. I rang to complain but they just said they would give me a refund next... More 

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ricosousa, Public Relations Manager at Oysters, responded to this review

We are sorry that you feel this way. As you can see from our other reviews this is very unusual. As mentioned we are happy to refund you your money. More 

Braintree, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Visited half a dozen times and no complaints. Staff friendly. Can get busy in the takeaway section early evening.

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Loughton, Essex, England
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186 reviews 186 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Fron the outside looks a bit downmarket because of garish coloured ads and graphics. The little restaurant is however quite atmospheric, reminiscent of 1970s French bistro. AAA fish and chips, with polite and attentive service. Licensed. You can't judge a book by its cover, so if in Braintree, this is the place, just by Sainsbury's and the Baptist Chapel, for... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

You really can't go wrong here. I've been coming to this restaurant for more than 20 years and the quality remains the same - top-notch. Enormous servings, light, crunchy batter, oodles of chips and mushy peas, all at a very reasonable price. There aren't actually many places where you can sit in to eat fish and chips in Braintree, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I try and avoid hotel food when travelling around the country and tonight I just fancied fish and chips. I was most delighted to find light batter beautiful tasty fish, chips and gravy. The staff are lovely and the service very good. I even had a glass of red wine to go with it. Always in search of a great... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Family friendly fish&chip shop!!!!! Very nice,.!you can take away or seating down ,very nice cosy restaurant with very nice service,,,,,,

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Additional Information about Oysters

Address: 22 Coggeshall Rd, Braintree CM7 9BY, England
Phone Number: 01376 551035
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Braintree
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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