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75 Hillsborough Road, Lisburn BT28 1JN, Northern Ireland
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Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

you wont find a tastier fish supper than at John Dorys. Excellent fish and perfectly cooked chips. Friendly staff and quick service. Price is reasonable considering the quality. Quiet frankly its a must!

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Thank ClairTaylor
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered a cod supper. Didn't have to wait too long at all and we were quite impressed with the fish, nice delicate batter not too heavy and chips well cooked. I wouldn't normally review a take away like this but having happily munched through my half of the fish and chips I noticed a pubic hair on a chip!!!! Disgusting... More 

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Thank Zoe M
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i travel all over the north of ireland and love stopping at john dorys in the various parts of belfast. they are brilliant. stopped at the one in lisburn on my way past. never again. i should have kept driving. the guy taking the order hadn't a clue. our first choice of baked potato wasn't available. ordered kebab in pitta... More 

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Thank david g
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

A wide menu at this chippy including lighter options. Nice and clean. Food well packed. Nice folk serving.

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Thank weegiewanderer
Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Went here today rang order in was told 10 mins total waiting 25 mins got food home and awful the chips were ok but burgers a no go they were thin and cooked for ages black and as hard as the road couldnt eat them.was really looking forward to our lunch and wasnt cheap £14 something but we were better... More 

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Thank Lee s
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

How long does it take to make some fish and chips ...... This place took an absolute age, infact I thought they had forgotten about me and after all that ... bog standard average ... oh well, you live and learn.

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Thank Les82
Northern Ireland, UK
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Just love John Dory's, consistently nice fish and chips, you might have to wait a while, but its worth it, however if you plan and ring your order in it is much quicker, but having to wait and get good fish and chips is better than getting your order quick and not nice.

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Thank Amanda067
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

The chap serving was quite ignorant the chicken curry meal I got was well below the John dorys standard we come to expect the chips were refried leaving them hard to chew there was 7 small pieces of chicken that were cold and overall it was smaller than a kids meal as it just only filled less than half the... More 

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Thank Leah C
Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

We have been to this John Dory take away many times and have always been happy,but last week we called.in at lunch time I ordered the lunch special.of cod goujons with chips and peas my OH ordered the special of the jumbo battered sausage, when we got outside and opened the food my special.was 2 cod coupons and my OH... More 

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Thank David f
Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

I bought a cod at about 12.15pm yesterday price £4.10. this was 15p dearer than the last visit,not a problem as prices do go up. When I opened the bag the batter looked different than normal and when I cut the fish it was rubbery and not the usual white flakey tender flesh. It looked like it was a refry... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Fast Food, British, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Hillsborough Road, Lisburn BT28 1JN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Lisburn

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