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Jolly Fryer

62-63 Allhallowgate, Ripon HG4 1LE, England
+44 1765 604357
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“mushy peas” (4 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
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British, Seafood
62-63 Allhallowgate, Ripon HG4 1LE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regulars at the Jolly Fryer during the summer, travelling down to Ripon every weekend. It wouldn't be the same if we didn't have our usual fill of fish and chips followed by apple and blackberry crumble. We love coming here for a wholesome...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Someone has written about this place being like the tardis and we thought we had been transported back to the 1960's. The decor must have not have changed over the decades for whatever reason but we found it very nostalgic. We live in Harrogate and...More

Thank Carol52 C
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Great fish and chips. Eaten here often and never disappointed. Freshly made good pot of tea and bread and butter too. Good deal for pensioners. Easily walking distance from Market Square.

Thank Christopher E
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Travelling home from Northumberland when she who must be obeyed decided she would like to try Yorkshire fish & chips. We found this little gem tucked away near the car parks. A review describes this very accurately as tardis like! We were greeted with a...More

1  Thank Machiavelli4
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Have had both takeaway and sit-in. Food cooked to my taste and nothing too much trouble. Have used regularly for years and will continue to do so.

1  Thank Tiredteddy00
Reviewed December 13, 2016

A very warm welcome.Fish and Chips restaurant is a pleasant setting.Located near the Bus Station. Nothing is toomuh trouble. Large or Small portions.

Thank derekcarpenter
Reviewed November 8, 2016

Stopped off on my way home from the North East. Hadn't eaten in a few hours and thought Ripon for F&C's. Almost went to Drakes as i know they do good Fish but saw the Jolly Fryer and thought I would give it a go....More

1  Thank FoodieGrump
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We are regular Friday night attendees for tea in the restaurant. The staff are very welcoming and accommodating. The orders arrive quickly. The portions are generous and there is a great range of desserts. No licence but you can take a bottle of wine in...More

1  Thank Hicksfromthesticks18
Reviewed September 25, 2016

After a long day at the races we were in need of some good food and were so pleased we came across this little gem. We ordered the scampi and chips which came with mushy peas, bread and butter and a cup of tea! The...More

1  Thank KarenMants
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Fish and chips excellent - lovely staff and will be going again! Able to park in the street right outside.

1  Thank Gillian N
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62-63 Allhallowgate, Ripon HG4 1LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Ripon
  • Phone Number: +44 1765 604357
Family run 60 seat restaurant and take away.
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