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Jim Jacks

Certificate of Excellence
Fast Food, British, Scottish
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16 Northgate, Peebles EH45 8RS, Scotland
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Freshly made to order our fish and chips were fantastic! The staff were lovely and friendly. Shame I couldn't pay with my car but there is a cashline right across the road.

Thank Susie M
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three bags of chips, for eating at home. They were pretty good. Staff were friendly not much on the hot counter but maybe they make it up so its fresh?

Thank Daniel B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone said this place was fantastic the food looked great, after I arrived I stood waiting for roughly 10-15 minutes and attempted several times to grab the staffs attention. When I finally got their attention the staff member looked at me vacantly and didn't even say a word. He then just turned around and carried on his conversation with other... More 

1 Thank Scottyyyyy
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fish supper tonight, chips were great fish not so good a bit greasy and didn't taste like haddock 😞 disappointed to say the least.

Thank Vwgolfj4anp
Wigan, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything fresh and cooked to order. Prompt service. Good value. Fish supper rather large for my appetite; the mini meal plenty is big enough

Thank David William P
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

the best fish and chips for miles always hot and freshly made lovelly crisp fish and proper chips nothing like the crap u get in some other shops worth every penny that is why it is always busy but worth the wait

Thank beezer67_12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

had a little time to wait but it was worth it fish was lovely and crispy and the chips were hand cut. the box kept the supper warm while we parked the car

Thank Elizabeth C
Peebles, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Very nice clean friendly fish and chip shop, always busy so that tell you something, good choice and always freshly cooked.

Thank Val W
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Having read previous reviews on this chip shop we were looking forward to some good old fish and chips. To begin with I almost needed an interpreter to understand the dialect. I am a Glaswegian so this should not have been a problem. Have people behind counters forgotten how to smile and be pleasant. It doesn't cost anything. The fish... More 

Thank sloveniaoldie
Peebles, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

You can sit in or take away. Freshly made so you have to wait for them but it is worth it. Fish and chips delicious. Husband loves the Chicken and the Scampi is also very good.

1 Thank Joyce J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Fast Food, British, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Northgate, Peebles EH45 8RS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Borders  >  Peebles
  • Phone Number: 01721721497

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