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Farrow's Fish & Chips

#181 of 1,197 Restaurants in Bristol
Certificate of Excellence
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146 Wells Road | Totterdown, Bristol BS4 2AG, England
0117 9085511
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

Fish is fresh and cooked to order, great batter and pretty good chips. Best fish and chips in Totterdown

1 Thank DeeTee1950
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

It's hard to find a good traditional fish and chip shop these days but luckily for me this one's around the corner I had fish and chips and both were cooked well and very tasty. Staff were very pleasant and on the ball for a very busy place. You know a good place by the amount of people waiting for... More 

1 Thank anthony c
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

They have Gluten free options all the time and they clearly understand gf requirements - separate utensils and special vinegar for example. Gf batter was light and crispy, almost like tempura. Normal batter was very good too. Chips were the standard fare. Very reasonable prices.

1 Thank Phil T
Swindon, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I made a special trip to get some F&C's and I wasn't disappointed. Being Gluten Free can be tough at times but I'd been craving chips for a while. One wet Sunday afternoon I took the trip to Farrows to see what they had to offer as I'd seen good things online. When I got there I was welcomed by... More 

Thank Adam V
Bristol, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Stopped off for a takeaway I was thrilled to get gluten free so I could eat with the rest of my family. Food was cooked fresh. Staff were helpful and friendly would recommend and return. Many thanks.

Thank dowdow10
Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

Desperate for a gluten free fish and chip fix as my local in Worcestershire only does GF once a month. As we were in Bristol did a search and discovered that GF is available here all the time. Seperate friers for gluten free products and care taken in handling them once cooked to avoid cross contamination. Lovely batter on the... More 

1 Thank DSAJones
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

Great fish always cooked to order. Delicious chunky chips. Quick and courteous service. Definately one of the best fish and chippys in Bristol, as testified by their numerous awards!

1 Thank Charlie P
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

Absolutely delicious, beautifully crispy, gluten free fish and chips. I actually never thought that I would see the day, and now this place is a short walk from my house! The service is always friendly and quick - and the food is really great quality - I highly recommend it

2 Thank Briony P
Pattaya, Thailand
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201 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

Back in UK for a Holiday arrived 13 April 2016. Had super Fish from Farrows next day 14th April 2016. So can not understand "Kath L' 14 April review. There was 4 of us all having Fish (3 Cod 1 Haddock ) and only 2 having chips. Enough chips for 3-4 persons. My Wife and I do not eat chips.... More 

1 Thank Barry-Jang
Moscow, Russia
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

My favorite fried dish has always been fish and chips. At Farrow's, you can find a gluten free option. The place doesn't look too special and you cannot sit there to eat. However, the cod was so good...The medium one was enough : quantity and quality.

2 Thank CHAUCH_Miskette

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $11
Fast Food, British, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Wells Road | Totterdown, Bristol BS4 2AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: 0117 9085511

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?