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Whitstone's Traditional Fish and Chips

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Charlton Crossroads, Shepton Mallet BA4 5PT, England
01749 344600
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The last 2 visits to this place made my mine up. Never return again. Originally found it a good fish restaurant but the last 2 visits finished me off. The crockery was dirty the cups stained the plates had remains of the last meal stuck to it. The fish (haddock) was near pink tinged (like it had been hanging around... More 

Thank Rob L
Well, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a very good fish and chip restaurant.Very busy and well regarded in the area. At the weekend don't expect to get parked in the car park. The waiting staff are cheerful and attentive, and the munu covers more than the average chippy. Well worth a visit.

Thank jeanbreaksglass
Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We picked up a take away cod and chips for 5. Awful, soggy chips fatty soggy fish. Dont know if its the boxes they put them in that makes it all go soggy but really not very nice at all. Never eaten in and I am sure it must be much better because it is always busy but take away... More 

Thank Jacqui R
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322 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at Whitstone’s one Sunday evening, as it was the only place in Shepton Mallet that we could find that was serving meals that night. My husband had the Cod, Chips, and Mushy peas, which he enjoyed. I had the Southern Fried Chicken Breast, which I found to be rather plain and unexciting. However, we were very grateful that... More 

Thank CindyAnn37
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a energetic time at the beach we opted for fish and chips to round off a wonderful day. We were not disappointed. The service was quick and friendly. They were great with the kids and the place was lovely and clean. The fish and chips were great and the children's portions very generous. We'll definitely want to go back... More 

Thank Warren D
Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Used this restaurant regularly a few years ago and thought it excellent. Moved away, but visited recently after a long gap (and a 2 hour drive!). Delighted to find the same service, quality, value - even the prices didn't seem to have increased! As a born and bred Yorkshire woman, I truly believe that the only GOOD fish'n'chips (and the... More 

Thank Jeanijay
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sit down and enjoy the best Fish and Chips you will find in the area (except their branch in Midsomer Norton which is a takeaway only) Freshly cooked and served with a smile , Wide menu and also a selection of drinks to compliment family friendly Highly recommended

Thank Brian P
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225 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in for an early Chippy Tea as watching a relation in a play in Frome and this was on the way. Parking was a bit difficult as there was a co-op on the same site and lots of people picking up fish and chip suppers from the take away. Found us a table despite not having booked (never booked... More 

Thank sandra999
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had our first fish and chips take away tonight that we waited ages for and it was so disappointing! The fish was really over done and was more batter than fish. The chips were awful, soggy and undercooked and I threw most of the meal away. What a waste of £12. Maybe they were having an off day because the... More 

Thank Cobblewobble
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

visited Saturday afternoon very busy but staff were attentive and genuinely pleased to be assistkmg your choices. The meal was a delight. Well done a traditional experience.

Thank Buddy C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Fast Food, British, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charlton Crossroads, Shepton Mallet BA4 5PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Shepton Mallet
  • Phone Number: 01749 344600
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?