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103 High Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1PS, England
+44 1782 617048
10:00 - 01:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Fri 17:00 - 01:00
Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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Showing 64: English reviews
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Chips were not amazing but for 99p I can't really complain. As they say you get what you pay for and the staff were nice and friendly

Thank steve84828
Stafford, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shaws fish and chip shop still used traditional methods and produces the nicest chips ever. It was established around 1900 and has a café to the rear, serving excellent chip meals at really reasonable prices. The only moan I have is that it only open 11.30am to 4.30pm, so unable to have for tea!

Thank MargaretBall
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Service is warm and friendly. Best Fish and chips, pudding, peas, chips and gravy to die for. I moved to South Africa 30+ years ago and every time I am back in Newcastle I have to go to Shaws. It is a must to go back. I will be there again soon.

Thank BatesG_13
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I visit the town once a week and always come in here the staff are very friendly and i never had any complaints about the food the only issue is if you want to eat in there have been a few times when there is no seats available. But still the best place for food in the town

Thank bellacoal
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Hands down best chip shop in town. The value is average, the food is excellent and the service is average if you're eating in.

Thank Khayde
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I visited this chip shop after being drawn in by the inviting aroma of the cooking of the fish and chips. They have a fasility to dine inside as well as takeaways. I decided to eat inside in a special room behind the serving area. This was very full, I guess with regular customers. The fish and chips were excellent... More 

Thank johnbN3415NF
Level Contributor
34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We piped in for the special lunch offer and it was very good the only criticism was the vinegar was watered down and when you have such good fish n chips you do not want watered down vinegar.

1 Thank helen l
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Can't go wrong with Shaw's. Chips are perfect and staff are friendly. Little gem in the centre of Newcaste and a must visit!

Thank KoBd1
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We have visited Shaws several times before and have always enjoyed the fish and chips. However this time we were very disappointed with the fish, it was a funny brown colour and dry and the batter was dark brown. Several other people in at the time had fish, and the batter and fish were a totally different colour and looked... More 

Thank Sharon B
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Been coming to this chippy for the last 25 years and it is still run by the same family, great family run chip shop in the centre of town

Thank Mark B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Fast food, British, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 High Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Newcastle-under-Lyme
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 617048

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?