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116A Western Road, Brighton BN1 2AB, England
+44 1273 328267
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

good varied menu with great fish choices but also plenty of other options including salads and kids menus

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Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

if out in town bankers have a eat in section which is clean and pleasant and the service is fine. The food is very good quality and good value but if on a budget get take away instead which is a real winner. They have a separate take away but I think the take away from the original is best

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Thank mickl l
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fish was excellent. We shared a large cod and chips and were full so portions are decent. The chips were not the kind of chips I usually like. I think the soggyer the better really and these were not but they were very tasty. My favourite thing was the cod though. Beautiful tasting fish and non overpowering batter. Onion... More 

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1 Thank Paddy O
Hanoi, Vietnam
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

"Sold" to me by a local friend as THE place to go in Brighton for "proper fish n chips" my expectations were high. The location is indeed excellent, a beautiful old house, and the food pretty much hit the spot [except for the sad-looking single pickled onion slammed down in front of me long before any other dishes arrived]. However... More 

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1 Thank Edward J
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place I am always drawn to for consistently excellent fish and chips in Brighton. Previously I have just done a takeaway, but today, sans wife, I went for the large cod and chips! It was very tasty fish, perfectly cooked with an even batter coating. Chips were just right. Supper was cancelled as it was a substantial... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I am always happy when we eat fish and chips here. The fish is so fresh and the chips just the way I like them.

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1 Thank gelias51
Brighton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I am not a huge fish-and-chip eater, but have been here a handful of times over the years as the haddock and chips is always good and I like the spaciousness and airiness of the main part of the restaurant with its high ceiling. The portions are huge. I noted there is also swordfish on the menu which is something... More 

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1 Thank GerardCross
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Spent day by the seaside, lapping up the sun. In the Evening we stumbled across Bankers, the fish was excellent and the chips were amongst the best I have tasted. The wait was reasonable considering both take away and restaurant were rammed! Would definitely recommend.

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Thank Luke P
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8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Undercooked, greasy slow service and felt ill even after eating just a few. Terrible. In such a competitive market I struggle to see how you could get it so wrong...

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2 Thank Chris F
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

I love this place. Whenever I visit Brighton and Hove I always have to make sure I go here for dinner at least once! My favourite is sausage and chips, with bread and butter. The chips are always great, not soggy but nice and crisp. Clean restaurant, friendly staff and reasonable prices. What's not to like? Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $21
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast Food, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116A Western Road, Brighton BN1 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 328267

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