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The Blue Fin


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


Seafood, Fast Food, British
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Table Service

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited The Blue Fin today had the best non greasy fish (cod) no skin and crispy chips best fish and chips in town....thoroughly recommend.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ValerieSellen
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Proper seaside fish and chips. Brilliant service, hot, tasty food and even the wife cleared her plate and she’s a fussy cow!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Dazmable1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fish and chips here are the best I've tasted. Freshly cooked whilst you wait with crispy batter and spot on chips...well worth a visit!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Coralie A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best fish and chips in Skegness! The fish is always perfect, light moist with lovely batter. Great chips cooked just right with a little crispy crunch. Consistently good. Only chip shop I would recommend!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Beau2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot fault this chippy. Really good quality chips and very friendly staff. Not overtly busy, which was a surprise given the quality. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank durham05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Following such good reviews online we dined here at the weekend and I have to say these were the best fish and chips I have had! They are a little more expensive than some of the other typical Skegness chippys but then it really is...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Y7615TRamberb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in for lunch, based on reviews we saw on Tripadvisor. We were not disappointed. We both had haddock and chips,and it was absolutely lovely, freshly cooked and so very tasty. We usually use a different place in Skegness, which I will not mention...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank butch_wade
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wife had mini fish cooked in delicious batter i had chicken and mushroom pie that was cooked rather than microwaved. Kids had fishcake and sausage with delicious chips and gravy we ate inside the restaurant on a rainy day. Very impressed and will be back,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank markcrx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been here a couple of times recently and it really is a step above the rest. It may not be on the seafront but it is all the better for it! The service is very friendly from all of the staff, nothing is too...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank RMKisby
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Will say to be honest known these guys for years !! But me and my husband have brought else where in the past! These guys was on the seafront and hate to say not so good ! Also for picking up as parking omg !!...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kateR7461NX
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January 17, 2019|
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Response from eileenbeckford | Property representative |
Yes we use pure vegetable oil. We also prepare our meat dish’s in a separate appliance. We also cook the fish separate to the chips 👍xxx
May 22, 2017|
Response from Kathleen M | Reviewed this property |
not sure tbh.
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