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Drakes Fish and Chip Restaurant and Take Away

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Fish & Chips, Seafood, British
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3-5 Silver Street, Knaresborough, Harrogate HG5 8AJ, England
+44 1423 864864
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 88
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 23
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
David from Blackpool

Good food warm and friendly atmosphere, quick service by the staff and overall a good Fish and Chip establishment. and will be definitely visiting it again.

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4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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English first
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

Chose large haddock and chips and the portions were huge. Very fresh fish. Lovely crispy batter. Comes with bread and butter (brown and white). Friendly service.

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Darlington, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Always excellent fish and chips. Excellent service. Comfortable surroundings in the centre of knaresborough.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Went to Knaresborough Tues 26th June,Drakes fish and chips are excellent.Large white fish and plenty of chips,very reasonably priced,we had a pensioner meal great value including tea ,bread an butter everthing was cooked fresh for you as you ordered,and the staff were very pleasant and extremely helpful.Well done highly recommended.*****

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Hull
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Visited Drakes fish and chip restaurant today and the fish and chips we had was excellent and very good value for money. The fish batter was nice and crispy as was the chips, not greasy and the pensioner special included bread and butter and a big pot of tea. The restaurant is attached to the fish shop so the food... More 

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Nelson, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

The service was excellent and the staff second to none. The food was also excellent and good value for money, we would have no problem in recommending Drakes to our friends and family. Also has wheelchair access.

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York, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

This was our first time at Drakes café in Knaresborough and the batter on the fish was so light and crispy we also had pudding and my husband had banana fritter which I will be having next time. Service was very good didn't have to wait long and waitress was friendly without being over the top and great value for... More 

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Tipton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We popped into Drake's whilst visiting family and had a lovely lunch. We all had set menus with drink re-fills which was great value for money, especially with a 4 year old who loves juice! The batter on the fish was the best I've had in ages and the portion sizes we're just right! It was our 2nd visit and... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Good food warm and friendly atmosphere, quick service by the staff and overall a good Fish and Chip establishment. and will be definitely visiting it again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

While the fish & chips are good and the staff are polite and the service is good be aware that drakes restaurants do not accept cards for payment. You will not be made aware of this until you have had your meal and go to pay. A small notice is near the till saying cash or cheque only, but by... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

lovely fish, nice chips, very enjoyable yummy curry sauce and good mushy peas efficient service, fab.

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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 8 - 17
  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips, Seafood, 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?