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Mr Chippy Restaurant

) #56 of 672 Restaurants in York $$ - $$$, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly
37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
+44 1904 633388
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Situated nearby to the Shambles Market, Mr Chippy offers great fish and chips at affordable prices. We visited 3 times during our stay in York. Each time the fish and chips was fantastic and really tasty. We had food allergies and checked with the staff...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice fish and chips good size and crispy batter, served in a very friendly manner for a reasonable price (£12.95 cod/chips/mushy peas/bread and butter) With good options of cod, haddock, plaice and do specials too Would definitely recommend it if looking for a good place...More

Thank mike c
ShaneChef, Company Chef & Ops Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Mike, We are all really pleased you enjoyed your time with us and looking forward to seeing you again soon. The set course menu and specials are proving a real hit and as you rightly said offers great value for money. King regards, Shane...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited back in April (apologies for the late review) but this place is great! Friendly staff, big portions and tasty. Thanks so much!

Thank thevibratorlady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We happened on this place for an early dinner. It was perfect for what we were looking for, hot and delicious but not as heavy as some of the other restaurants. I had the 2 courses for £12.95 and decided on the French Onion soup...More

Thank Cindy A
ShaneChef, Company Chef & Ops Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Cindy, Thank you for the great review and glad you had some time to rest after the big shopping spree...then onto more sight seeing in York...why not? We serve a good variety of local beers as well as homemade lemonade, cocktails and the traditional...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here for lunch today and ordered the "Cod Special." What was served was a HUGE piece of cod that was flakey, fresh, and had a battered deep-fried coating that was absolutely delicious! The onion rings had the same yummy batter, and were made...More

Thank MandMIdaho
ShaneChef, Company Chef & Ops Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi M&M! (from Idaho), Fantastic play on words there and a brilliant review! As you said we only use the best quality MSC certified fish and the cod is especially flakey and juicy. We don't cut corners on ingredients and we take huge pride in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to your York for a day out and saw this restaurant thought we would pop in for a sit down and try there fish and chips well took forever to be served and then when it arrived was very greasy fish not nice and...More

Thank Ann S
ShaneChef, Company Chef & Ops Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Ann, We are very sorry we didn't hit the mark here but after investigating the past week we can't seem to identify the issue? Did you raise these points to the waiting staff or restaurant manager during or before you left? We have a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Come to York for a day out and found a lovely restaurant called Mr. Chippy. The portions are very good and the quality and presentation is excellent. We were served by a lovely lady and gentlemen (Zoe and Luke) who was very friendly and polite....More

Thank m0j02807
ShaneChef, Company Chef & Ops Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for the 5 STAR review! It's always a pleasure responding to comments that highlight our commitment to service and quality fish and chips. Luke and his team work hard to create a great dining experience and we hope you will come...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I love good quality fish and chips. This restaurant delivers the best fish and chips in York. Comfortable and homely surroundings together with an excellent and extensive menu. The staff were delightful during our visits.

Thank Anthony C
ShaneChef, Company Chef & Ops Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Anthony, Thank you for the review and well done to the team. "Best fish & Chips in York"....that is lovely to hear and again...thank you. We really hope to see you again soon Shane

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went in at around 9pm on a Tuesday evening for some chips. We were told chips would be 5 minutes so we said that was fine, and proceeded to wait. 10 minutes later I said to my boyfriend "its been a...More

Thank Lucy H
ShaneChef, Comapany Chef & Ops Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi, Such a shame you chose to review us just before closing and after a mammoth bank holiday weekend? Real shame! The 3475 people served prior to that we're perfectly happy with a feast of proper Yorkshire fish & chips, local pies, sausages, Saveloys, patties,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend Mr chippy. Excellent food, really helpful staff and accessible. I really appreciated that our waitress talked to my friend, who is disabled and that nothing was too much trouble. Thank you 😊😊😊😊More

Thank Arline R
ShaneChef, Company Chef & Ops Manager at Mr Chippy Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Arline R, We all appreciate the glowing review and it's been passed onto the entire team. As you rightly say "nothing is too much trouble" and we stand by that ethos and always will. The restaurant is on the ground floor and good access...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 16
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37-39 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 633388
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Award winning fish and chips restaurant and take away, high quality and locally sourced ingredients whenever possible. Also pies, salads, jacket potatoes, hot and cold drinks and home-made puddings.