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The Fryery

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29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I quite often pop in here for my lunch great staff nice food and reasonably priced. The take away counter is also very efficiently run and service is speedy.

1 Thank jay b
Egremont, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As the name suggests, this is the place for fish and chips, they are excellent. However; they also offer steak pie, this is accompanied by a large portion of amazing chips, and sufficient gravy to comfortably cover each individual chip. So for lunch, in Carlisle do try the Fryery, it's easily found, just down from the entrance to the lanes.... More 

Thank Buster D
Hawick, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Fryery is an excellent fish and chip restaurant in Carlisle city centre. It covers two floors of a terraced building on the pedestrian precinct. You can order your food at the counter to take away, or have your meal served at tables on the ground and first floors. The stairs to the first floor are pretty steep, so the... More 

Thank Sean L
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Three or four years since I was in Carlisle walking round looking for something to eat remembered my last visit Made a return visit nice bright decor everything cooked to order only thing they give a few options on the fish dinners ordered two different but both were the same but a difference in price but not a deal breaker... More 

Thank Keith M
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We decided to sit in the restaurant today we had fish & chips & sausage & chips the taste was excellent proper fish & chips. All the staff are very nice the service quick & easy a nice treat when shopping. takeaway are excellent too Good value.

Thank sioux888
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Myself and two friends were visiting and decided to sit in The Fryery as it is also a takeaway. We were seated quickly, with it being very full we were glad we could sit on a table away from others. After ordering, it took less than five minutes for our food to come out, and the large chips really are... More 

Thank juliaramsey65
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Again we were in Carlisle for the day and found ourselves ;looking for somewhere to have a late lunch. We decided that as we enjoyed it so much the previous month we would give it another try. Am so glad we did, we were welcomed as we walked in there and again we ordered the senior citizens fish and chips.... More 

Thank jim m
Wigton, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

First time we have been to this fish & chip restaurant & it won't be the last. My husband had the fish & chips he said they were excellent I had fish cakes equally as good so tasty. The portions are generous the staff are very friendly & the place is clean & tidy. They even have a member of... More 

Thank mary h
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

First class fish and chips friendly staff free curry or gravy with meal nice touch clean and well maintained very busy which says it all I was working at the Pirelli rally and had a few hours to walk round town

Thank Karensheardcatering
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Have been to this fish restaurant so many times and all has been percent, this time decided to take the meal as a carry out, worst thing I have done, the fish was so dry it was as if it had been cooking all day, as we had the dog with us he ate the lot

Thank davidt2go

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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Fast Food, British, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Scotch Street, Carlisle CA3 8PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: 01228591919

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