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41 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SD, England
+44 1582 462965
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (140 reviews)
“pies” (38 reviews)
“pulled pork” (36 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast Food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best fish and chips I have ever had. Will make a point of coming back here. Coleslaw was delicious too and the service good.

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here alot. Recommend booking in advance especially if you want a table on a Friday. The sit down service is very good, worth looking at menu online so you know what you want then tell staff who show you to your table as...More

Thank catherinem967
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely shocking service. Ordered for collection, told me to come at 7:45, ended up leaving the shop at 8:30pm...what's the point of making an order for collection, being told to come at a certain time and then being given the food 45 minutes later!?More

Thank Niam P
GodfreysChips, Owner at Godfrey's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, I’m really sorry we clearly, let you down yesterday evening. Fridays are always busy, but yesterday was exceptional - it was our busiest takeaway day since we opened 5 years ago, and the majority of that was between 19:00 and 20:00. Phone orders work...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't get great fish n chips down south....no beef dripping, fish fried with skin on, no scraps!!. But accepting all that, for a southern chip shop, Godfrey's is very good. I asked for haddock fried with the skin off and that's what I got....More

Thank leeds1234464
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Freshly cooked and delicious- this is our family favourite! And it's not just the traditional fish and trips that are great... halloumi, pulled pork and fish finger sandwiches are excellent menu additions! Perfect for a takeaway or a sit down meal.

Thank DeliciousandReal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are regular visitors to Godfrey's and are always happy with the excellent quality of the food. The Steak and Red Wine pies are a real favourite. Its really nice to see a small business working so hard to offer such a high level of...More

Thank antmurray77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, wow, wow. Only had take-away from shop, Steak & Chicken Pie 10/10 Even on a Tuesday night this place(pardon the pun) is heaving

Thank martinduggan6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a sit down meal with my wife. Not the first time we have eaten here but enjoyed it last time so called in again. The food is excellent and the service is friendly and efficient. If you are ever wondering what to...More

Thank 764,939
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious chips and fresh fish- good portion too! I was visiting Harpenden for a day and randomly walked into this chippy and had a take away, and was surprised at how delicious the fish and chips were!

1  Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to say really apart from the best Fish and Chips you can buy! So tasty! Recently had these at a wedding too and they were just as good. 5 star *****

1  Thank Nina G
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July 24, 2017|
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Response from tim a | Reviewed this property |
Not Sure - they do celiac mondays!
June 15, 2017|
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Response from HilaryHunter | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so,and they do not,deliver but youmcan book a table upstairs in advance
Teresa B
March 10, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 High Street, Harpenden AL5 2SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Harpenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 462965
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