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20-24 High Street, Eyemouth TD14 5EU, Scotland
018907 51142
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Superb fish and chips

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  • 53
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
friendly

meals lovely staff friendly will be back very soon to explore more off the menu especially the cakes

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
Lesley B
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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141 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

meals lovely staff friendly will be back very soon to explore more off the menu especially the cakes

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Great food, lovely chips and homemade soup but some of the staff are VERY rude!!! some act as if they can't be bothered so they are grumpy to customers!

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Just made a another return visit to Mackays of Eyemouth. Great to have the same welcome each time I eat there, never disappointed, thanks Maggie you sure are an asset to this establishment. My only gripe is - why oh why is it the only eating place in the borders with NO wifi? In this modern day and age it's... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Stayed in Eyemouth for a week. Local friends kept asking if I had been to MacKays for a meal. I had not, so decided I must go there. I had Fish & Chips. Everything was so fresh. I would not hesitate in going there again if ever in the area.

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uk
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stopped here on hogmany , on out way home to wait for the new year coming in. We had to wait for the fish to be cooked, but oh boy....it was well worth the wait ! The fish was so fresh and cooked to perfection...one of the best I have ever tasted. Well done Mackays...be sure we will return... More 

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North Yorkshire
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I was looking for a simple meal to stop malnutrition setting in and was greeted with excellent fish and chips with the added bonus of friendly service.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Well my wife and I went into this restraunt yesterday afternoon for lunch. Once again the food was top notch. Their service was second to none, we were made to feel so welcome by the waitress who was working there on her own. Thanks

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We popped in for a cuppa yesterday. We had been for a long walk and before eating/drinking I needed the toilet. I needed the key code for this - a good idea as loads of people could just use the facilities in the summer when Eyemouth will be busy. In any case, I always judge an eating establishment by its... More 

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Jarrow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

used them for years now never use them again not after finding out if your irish you get a cheeper rate it must be because im english !!!!!

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Cumbria
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We have been here 4 times now on our annual holiday in the area and have thoroughly enjoyed each visit. We have always had a warm welcome from the waitress and service has been excellent. The crab salad is to die for, and the fish and chips are great. We had desserts and the creme brûlée and Eton mess we're... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 20-24 High Street, Eyemouth TD14 5EU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Borders  >  Eyemouth
  • Phone Number: 018907 51142

Description

Superb fish and chips

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