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Market Place Corner 21 Market Street, Cleethorpes DN35 8LY, England
+44 1472 691234
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Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visit Ernie Beckett (Ernie's) far more regularly than one should visit a chipshop, but who can resist such gorgeous food? Its probably a good job I have to travel 30 minutes to get there... Visited on a Monday afternoon for a treat with my Daughter. I had a regular fish and chips (great value at £9) and my daughter... More 

Thank N1603MWpaulf
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

Thought we would give this place a try. 4.65 for a jumbo fish the price list said. I only wanted a fish and a portion of peas. My partner wanted a fish and a breadcake. With a pot of tea for two. We sat in and having ordered exactly that, we was asked if we wanted chips. We didn't. The... More 

1 Thank tonygb68
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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169 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

We have been visiting Ernie Becketts for 13 years and they are still as good when we first visited on 30th December 2003. It was busy today so had to wait for a table, but they are well worth the wait. The service is quick and always with a smile. The fish is always fresh and tasty. Will be back... More 

Thank home40
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times it's got to be the , if we're going to Cleethorpes we go to Becketts, very good quality.

Thank GLEN W
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

The once-magnificent fare offered by this near-legendary eatery has subsided to the merely bettter-than-average. Trippers love it though.

2 Thank Andrew R
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

Ive used this place a few times for Fish and Chips but always used it as a takeaway.I thought i'd sit in for a change as I had friends and a small child with me. What a mistake! It was noisy, cramped and very stuffy. The tables are so close I could not pull my chair as a larger lady... More 

2 Thank Joanne C
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

No frills or fancies just good quality fish & chips whether you take away or dine in. Fish and chips as they should be.

Thank Geoff Y
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

Being recommended to us we thought we would try a lunchtime visit to the cafe.Bright fresh decor and very clean.Simple traditional cafe style.Guess we were the first customers of the day! Ordered the set menu haddock;chips;peas;bread & butter and tea.Order quickly served by friendly waitress.Food as described; however the fish was excellent ,the best we have had in a long... More 

Thank Jacqueline E
Benfleet, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Pretty average. Staff cooked ok but not very friendly, but maybe they don't need to be? After all only a chippy

Thank sue_culham
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Chips quite nice as were peas and bread and butter but not sure at all what the fish tasted of but it was very poor. Still wondering if I'll get an upset tum from it.. Would definitely not recommend. Staff were pleasant though.

Thank rusticrural

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Fast Food, British
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place Corner 21 Market Street, Cleethorpes DN35 8LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Cleethorpes
  • Phone Number: +44 1472 691234

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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?