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Albatross Fish & Chips

Chapel Street, St Ives TR26 2LR, England
+44 1736 798492
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“fish and chips” (35 reviews)
“crispy batter” (7 reviews)
“chip shop” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British
Chapel Street, St Ives TR26 2LR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great local fish and chips behind the cinema. Decent sized portions and all fish wash freshlt fried when we were there. Two fish and chips, ketchup, jumbo sausage and a pickled egg all for under £20. Great batter and great chips

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Freshly cooked fish, huge portions of chips, good chat while waiting, always get my fish and chips from this quiet back street place rather than the more obvious (and not as good) places on the harbour front.

Thank jojom999
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Ordered fish, chips, mushy peas and a pea fritter. Could not fault it! Cooked to perfection. Got to be one of the best fish and chip shops in St.Ives!

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Staff were polite enough but food awful. Ordered 2 cod and chips. Batter was spongy, slimey and soggy. A fish shop in a seaside town should be able to cook fish properly. Truly awful.

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 25 September 2017

It has been a year since we called last time and things have changed, but it still remains a super little chippy, the secret to their success is fresh cooked food that is worth the wait, nice portions and clean.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 19 September 2017

reasonably priced fish and chips , unfortunately rather busy when i visited , but the staff coped well with the rush

Thank taigin
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Looking for a good drink and found this great fish & chip place.Fantastic coffee best I have had for a long time,I enjoy strong good coffee not a branded shop but a local one. Very friendly staff,will try fish @ chips next time.

Thank mobilemerlin
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Just had some. Lovely 🐠 and chips 🍟 from here perfectly cooked was told I would have to wait for them to be cooked but everything is cooked to order so no soggy batter staff very pleasant and polite and the price is good as...More

1  Thank Trudie P
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Got a battered sausage & chips as well as a 1/4 chicken & chips. Cooked to order and was nice and fresh. Chips were slightly overdone but were okay. Price was ok. Queuing system was none existent and there was confusion amongst the customers, to...More

Thank Andrew Y
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Not a bad little Fish and Chip place, we had Sausage and Chips and a fishcake, all cooked there and then, non of this food that's been sitting there ages. The only problem was the lady serving picked up the fish cake with her fingers...More

Thank Christopher F
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

Dear Christopher, Thank for your review for the Albatross, especially your comment about our freshly cooked food. I am very sorry to hear that your customer service was not up to standard. I can assure you we have a 5* hygiene rating and I will...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel Street, St Ives TR26 2LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 798492
Welcome to the Albatross! We are the oldest fish & chip shop in the seaside town of St Ives, frying since 1918, our passion is producing top notch grub!
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