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Alexander's Fish and Chips

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186 Stanpit | Mudeford, Christchurch BH23 3NE, England (Formerly Stanpit Fish and Chips)
+44 1202 484156
Today
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Closed now
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice big bit of well battered and crispy cod, a decently large portion of hot, crisp chips and a massive pickled onion on a lunch time visit to the coast. What more do you need? (and the staff/owners were friendly).

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1 Thank Ray N
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easily the best local fish and chip shop. Big, yummy portions of fish. Excellent pea fritter. Expect to wait...the queue is always out of the door and forming before the place is even open, but it is worth it!

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1 Thank Lauren J
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot recommend this fish & chip shop highly enough. The food is absolutely delicious! So fresh & tasty. You may have to wait a while as it's very popular but I promise it's worth it.

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3 Thank KirbyJC
Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the chip shop this week ordered haddock and chips with curry sauce What I liked was the bag they came in that's it Long wait for an overpriced basic meal 9 pounds the fish batter was overcooked and tasted horribleso much so I had to scrape the fish out to eat it. 1.10 for half a pot of... More 

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1 Thank Jonathan B
England
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206 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 266 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Alexanders based on the good reviews from TripAdvisor. Either everyone was doing the same or their fish and chips is really that good given the number of customers at the shop queuing. I am glad to say it is the latter. The system they use is good. You order, get a number and wait. The food was nice,... More 

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3 Thank AndrewFromEngland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Okay so I'm not really a fish lover but had fish from alexanders and it was delicious, their battered sausage is stunning. They treat everyone the same and have friendly staff. Definitely will be returning 😍

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1 Thank AJ S
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Drive down Stanpit and see everyone standing around outside, quite funny really. You initially queue and get an order number even though you only want a bag of chips! Then I waited outside for more than 20 minutes, not sure you would bother if it was raining? An absolutely bizarre queueing system most probably aimed at reducing waste and serving... More 

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Thank dorsetdonuts
Bournemouth
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Probably the best chips ever! Just called in after spending the day at Mudeford Quay and was blown away by the quality and freshness of the chips etc. So much so that we had to go back the next day. There seems to be a queue at lunch time and no wonder with the brilliant food on offer.

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2 Thank LenhamStorm
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Great Service, freshly cooked first class fish and chips! Shop was also spotlessly clean! You can see why they have won plenty of awards! What more could you want!!

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3 Thank Matt C
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I've been inaugurated into Alexanders and am just wondering why I've reached the age of sixty before finding the perfect fish and chips. Crispy fish and beautiful chips and excellent menu choices if you don't fancy fish . A gem of a chippy. If you're in Dorset then seek it out and make sure you're hungry

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2 Thank Clive C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 186 Stanpit | Mudeford, Christchurch BH23 3NE, England (Formerly Stanpit Fish and Chips)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 484156

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?