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Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away

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Fish & Chips, British
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3-5 Silver Street, Knaresborough, Harrogate HG5 8AJ, England
+44 1423 864864
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 am

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  • 67
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 23
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Fish Supper in Knaresborough

Greeted by a smiling and very pleasant waitress who took time to show us the best table for our needs. She also described our options as she brought the menus. The fish and chips arrived promptly and everything was piping hot. More importantly the fish was not greasy and the batter was light and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Tigerwaggy
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Leeds, United Kingdom
via mobile
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English first
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW via mobile

Greeted by a smiling and very pleasant waitress who took time to show us the best table for our needs. She also described our options as she brought the menus. The fish and chips arrived promptly and everything was piping hot. More importantly the fish was not greasy and the batter was light and crisp. Overall it was a very... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Had not been to Drakes for a while but called in today for lunch. It was up to the usual high standard. I had a Senior meal which I find is ideal they do not out face you as some places do. The staff were pleasent and helpful. The restaurant had been decorated since I was there last it look... More 

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Leeds
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

My wife and I have been visiting Drakes about 3 times per year for a very long time, it has sentimental memories for my wife that I need not go into on here. The past couple of years a decline of service and attitude of the staff began to concern us. We visited today for our annual Mothers day visit... More 

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drakes f, Manager at Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for taking the time out to write us a review. Also thank you for choosing to spend mothers day here with us a Drakes. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and it was nothing less than a positive experience. Its also nice that Drakes has a sentimental meaning to you and your family. We as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

Called on a very cold day, not many people about, we thought fish and chips would warms us up. Firm white fish with crispy batter, the chips were golden brown and fluffy inside, all washed down with a good cuppa. Will be going again.

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drakes f, Manager at Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this review

Dear customer. Thank you for your recent review. Its good to hear our fish and chips warmed you up and that everything was great. We hope to see you again soon. Kinds regards Drakes management More 

York, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

nice tidy restaurant,really nice fish and chips,nice friendly and helpful staff, will be back again soon

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drakes f, Manager at Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this review

Dear customer. Thank you for taking the time out to write us a review. We are happy to hear your enjoyed everything. See you again soon. Drakes Team More 

halifax, UK
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

One rainy day I was feeling peckish after a swim so went into knaresborough for a bite to eat. Found Drakes and decided to just have the chips and really wished I'd had a fish as well. The chips tasted just like chips use to taste, crispy, a bit of salt and made me a lover of fish and chips... More 

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drakes f, Manager at Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this review

Dear customer. Thank you for taking the time out to write us a review.Its nice to hear you enjoyed your chips from out take away. We hope to see you come back for a fish and chips again soon. Kind regards Drakes Team More 

York, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We had been on business to Harrogate & called in Knaresborough on way home,had a little look round then saw Drakes ,feeling peckish we decided to have the sit down menu. Haddock,chips ,mushy peas tea & bread & butter ,total cost for the two of £13.90p,very good value for money. Lovely girls serving at the tables very helpful & chatty... More 

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drakes f, Manager at Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this review

Dear customer. Thank you for choosing us on that cold day. We are very happy to hear that not only the food was good but the staff were helpful for you as-well. We hope to see you and your family dine with us again soon. Kind regards Drakes management More 

manchester
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16 reviews 16 reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

good wholesome fish and chips with peas, tea bread and butter and a nice pudding or starter for the two course option. good value and will go again to eat in or out

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drakes f, Manager at Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this review

Dear customer. Thank you for taking the time for write us a review, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to us at Drakes. We hope to see you again soon. Thanks again Drakes Team More 

West Yorkshire
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

My sister and I had lunch here during a visit to knaresborough. The service and food were second to none. We were treated as valued customers. We are fish and chip fans and this meal didn't disappoint!

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drakes f, Manager at Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this review

Dear customers. Thank you for taking the time out to write us a review. We are happy to hear that your experience with us was nothing less than a positive one. Every customer that comes to us weather in our traditional restaurant or take away are valued customers. Many thanks Drakes Management More 

Harrogate
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Walking through Knarsborough (A lovely town) on market day I fancied a quick snack so went to Drakes for a bag of real chips, as usual they were spot on, very tasty,very hot and fresh.

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drakes f, Manager at Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thank you for your recent review. we are very happy to hear you enjoyed your chips on market day. We hope to see you again soon. Many thanks Drakes Team More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3-5 Silver Street, Knaresborough, Harrogate HG5 8AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate  >  Knaresborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 864864

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 16
  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips, British
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 am

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