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the big fish

Old Rufford Road, Newark-on-Trent NG22 9DT, England
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (20 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“beef dripping” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Old Rufford Road, Newark-on-Trent NG22 9DT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was 9.10pm 27th Dec ordered Fish & Chips. Then noticed the end of the night chips elsewhere so that the normal chips serving hot service was just been cleaned. Then fresh potatoes were being fried and thought great how caring NOT they were for...More

Thank owen w
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Sometimes something simple is so good it would be a pity to change it. Today I tried the chicken burger. Lovely chicken breast meat in a slightly spicy coating, fresh salad and lovely mayonnaise in a white bread roll, accompanied by chips. Delicious! Other burgers...More

Thank ANGELA A
Reviewed November 7, 2017

The food was wonderful, It was well presented and the restaurant was nice and clean, the staff got a bit flustered when a large group of people arrived all at once, but it didn't really hold anyone up .They were polite and courteous and apologised...More

Thank matt_Dunowski
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Went for the fish pie today which was served piping hot with chips and a lovely fresh side salad. The portion of chips was just about the right size as I felt I could enjoy them without feeling guilty. All my meals have been good...More

Thank ANGELA A
Reviewed September 19, 2017

I took my elderly parents who can be a challenge when it comes to food. They had fish and chips and scampi and chips. Both of which were huge portions, looked tasty and served quickly and hot. I asked for the homemade fishcakes but asked...More

1  Thank MFJB
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Over the years I have found The Big Fish to be of a consistently high standard. Calling here is part of my post match routine and today I decided to try the Chicken and Bacon salad. It was freshly prepared and served in a large...More

Thank ANGELA A
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Have eaten here a couple of times now. Worth calling in if you are looking for a simple meal with good service.

Thank akirkby
Reviewed July 12, 2017

The food here has gone hill of late as are the interest in the staff. Its not a cheap meal and sometimes you can smell the food from the roundabout as if the oil needs changing. Disapointed

Thank bescar45
Reviewed April 8, 2017

I sometimes wonder if it is wrong to eat anything other than fish in a restaurant that specializes in fish and chips. The fish and chips here are lovely and the chips are "chip shop chips" if you know what I mean. Today I tried...More

Thank ANGELA A
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Always freshly cooked meals, Cod is always lovely white flakes well presented and tastes lovely. would recommend

Thank Bobby G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Rufford Road, Newark-on-Trent NG22 9DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
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