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The Fish Factory

5 East Street, Littlehampton BN17 6AU, England
+44 1903 715000
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 East Street, Littlehampton BN17 6AU, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great find in Littlehampton.Very attentive staff, lovely food and a good price. I would thoroughly recommend.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This used to be our 'go to' favourite restaurant but unfortunately after last night I'm not sure we'll be returning again. The staff are excellent, efficient and with speedy service, the fish is excellent, but last night, inexplicably, we waited nearly half an hour for...More

1  Thank CakeBakingLady
Reviewed 1 week ago

The first time I visited, the poor waitress was running around trying to manage 70 covers alone. (And doing a quite magnificent job of it by the way!) I've had this fairly commonly in this chain before. But today, I must say the Skate with...More

Thank Suey2y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was generally very good The forst disappointing expensive dish was a basket of bread, 4 small pieces plus a small quantity of butter, cost £3.50, too much for poor dish, 2nd disappointment was the garlic bread similar price but only 2 pieces dry...More

Thank davidc288119
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The quality of the cooking here is outstanding. For starters, try the light, crisp whitebait or equally succulent calamari - not the usual rubber bands, but lightly battered and tender. Scallops with chorizo is another delicious option. The fish of the day is always perfectly...More

Thank chrishandley
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

A restaurant I enjoy going to with friends, When we visited last week we all had something different the red snapper and greek salad for me which is always my favourite, with my friends having the cat fish curry and burger and they did not...More

2  Thank Michelle W
Reviewed May 13, 2018

When the Fish Factory Littlehampton opened some years go Quality and service was superb. However the in last couple of years The quality of chips accompanying the Fish has deteriorated to the point that my visit on Friday with a couple of guests was embarrassing...More

4  Thank foodprocessor
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Staff looked confused, when we said the food wasn’t good which was an understatement! Chips tasted as if they had been precooked and re-cooked in lard! Avoid not worth the indigestion.

4  Thank Diana R
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Large bistro restaurant with great fish menu plus an £8 main course option at lunch and Mon-Wed evening. We had garlic prawns (5) and chowder to start from the main menu followed by the £8 mains option of Sea Bass fillet and Mussels. All very...More

1  Thank E8887TZmartinp
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Scottish Halibut did not seem right! Sauce and garden peas great. Could not help thinking I should have gone to Mick's Fish and Chips in Sea Lane, Rustington. House white wine tasted indifferent. Unfortunately I did not have the time to say anything and address...More

2  Thank generalaviationpilot
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Hilary N
February 1, 2018|
Response from sallyofthemanor | Reviewed this property |
Couldn't remember but just phoned them, they will put out ramps outside to help the lesserabled person come in and their toilets are very large to be able to negotiate a wheel chair, the staff are very helpful .
August 1, 2016|
Response from nigel h | Reviewed this property |
Contact them by email or phone and ask you never know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 East Street, Littlehampton BN17 6AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Arun District  >  Littlehampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1903 715000
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