The UK is full of fish and chip shops, and this British favourite has become a huge staple of UK culture – and the beloved staycation. The shortlist of the top branches in the UK has been named.
The Fish and Chip Awards has announced the top 40 finalists for the Fish & Chip Takeaway of the Year 2023.
The official website explained: “Judging criteria included having to demonstrate high levels of knowledge of the Fish & Chip industry including customer service, and environmental and sustainably good practices.”
Andrew Crook, President at The National Federation of Fish Friers commented on the shortlist.
“Being able to announce the top 40 finalists for this category is an absolute pleasure.
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“It is no secret that the industry are facing some challenges.
“That said, this industry is built upon British stoicism. And with spirit and determination we are committed to supporting our members and seeing through tough times.
“We cannot wait to celebrate at the awards ceremony in February 2023.”
Fish and chip takeaways hold an important place in the nation’s hearts. In fact, it wouldn’t be a UK beach visit without one.
Fish and Chip Takeaway of the Year Top 40
Chips @ No.8 – Prestwich
The Bearded Sailor – Pudsey
Hiks – Swansea
Fish Kitchen 1854 – Maesycwmmer
Angel Lane Chippie – Penrith
Ipswich CodFellas – Ipswitch
Pisces – Heswall
Fishers of Hunstanton – Hunstanton
Olley’s Fish Experience – Herne Hill
The Fish Bank – Sherburn in Elmet
Moore’s Fish and Chip Shop – Castle Douglas
Whiteheads Fish and Chips Ltd – Hornsea
Shipdeck – Trethomas
Low’s Traditional Fish and Chips – Westhill
French’s Fish and Chip Shop – Wells next to the sea
Mr Chippy – York
Fishermans Bay – Whitley Bay
Sea and Earth – Nottingham
The Oyster Shell – Bath
Robinsons Traditional fish and chips – Billingham
Pier Point – Torquay
Brockley’s Rock – Brockley
Oceans – Leeds
Finney’s – Benllech
Henley of Wivenhoe – Colchester
Mike’s Traditional Fish and Chips – Eastleigh
The Fish Works – Largs
Molly’s Fish ‘n’ Chip shop – Woking
The posh fish and chip shop company – Cardiff
Lewis’ Fish and Grill – Maidstone
The Fisherman’s Kitchen – Southsea
Belmont Bay fish bar – Harrow
Newington Fish Bar – Ramsgate
Auckley Friery – Doncaster
West End Fish & Chips – Carmarthen
Marina Fish and Chips – Skegness
The Merchant fish and chips – Ballymena
Chipmongers – Portstewart
Grosvenor fish bar – Norwich
Fiddlers Elbow Fish & Chips – Leintwardine