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The Master Fryer

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Skomer rd Barry, Barry CF62 9DA, Wales
01446744704
Today
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best fish and chips....

I've had the opportunity to eat fish and chips from here several times in the last couple of months.... What can I say!! The best fish and chips in the vale of Glammorgan.... I would recommend this to everyone.. To take a Canadian quote,, you have to eat here!!!!!!!!!! :)

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
Blowfish1967
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

I've had the opportunity to eat fish and chips from here several times in the last couple of months.... What can I say!! The best fish and chips in the vale of Glammorgan.... I would recommend this to everyone.. To take a Canadian quote,, you have to eat here!!!!!!!!!! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Service is great homemade chicken curry is delicious plus chips are always nice and they is always lot to pick from.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

So glad this is my local chippy, if you don't feel like chips that day then they have lots of tasty alternatives !

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Amazing range of food ideas. I just wanted to try them all. Settled for the chicken curry with rice and chips. Superb food, chicken just fell apart in your mouth, chips were excellent and rice was light and fluffy. Day tripping in Barry from West Midlands and only wish they were closer!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We were on a day trip out to the beach and Barry and wanted to finish the day off with fish and chips of course. Unfortunately nothing looked too special so I checked out trip advisor and master fryer seemed highly rated and only a short drive out. It was definitely well worth it, my children and I can highly... More 

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Barry, Wales, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Had to eat my burger with a knife and fork, awesome. Good food served other than chips,Lasagne, quality pies and all the other usual things you get in chip shops

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Out for a drive on a beautiful Spring day, called into the Master Fryer and were blown away by the quality of the food The cod was large, fresh and succulent with crispy batter and the "small" portion of chips could have fed the whole of Barry ! Served by the most pleasant and accommodating owners. A true culinary find... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The staff at this fish and chip shop are so welcoming and friendly. They are very involved in the community and do absolutly loads for charity. The food is outstanding lots of home made stuff from curry to pie always looking to add products to their range, and the place is spotless

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

Great new products offered, home made lasagne, great home baked pies and amazing and good quality chicken off the bone with chips and curry sauce. Amazing.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

Once again another superb meal. I ordered the fish and chips, amazing quality, not greasy and well cool fluffy fish. The chips were great, great taste and again not greasy. I have tried other dishes to include chicken curry off the bone on chips or rice or half and half. Was amazing and too much food to eat. Great values,... More 

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Additional Information about The Master Fryer

Address: Skomer rd Barry, Barry CF62 9DA, Wales
Phone Number: 01446744704
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Barry
Open Hours:
Monday 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Skomer rd Barry, Barry CF62 9DA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Barry
  • Phone Number: 01446744704
Open Hours
Monday
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm

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