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Grandma Pollards Chippy

Opp. Walsden Railway Station | Rochdale Road, Walsden, Todmorden OL14 6SD, England
+44 1706 815769
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“vanilla slice” (25 reviews)
“fish and chips” (74 reviews)
“pies” (31 reviews)
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Fast food, British, Diner, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Opp. Walsden Railway Station | Rochdale Road, Walsden, Todmorden OL14 6SD, England
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1 - 10 of 307 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Having gone there many times but today’s experience was very disappointing. Expensive, no tea fill up, no atmosphere. Fish dry.

Thank Ivan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here a few times and it has been amazing food each time. The wait can be long some times but it is worth it. All staff are friendly and food well cooked.

Thank Louisee K
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Took the train from Manchester Victoria on a trip out with friends. Grandma Pollards is directly across the road from the railway station. There’s parking in both sides of the road. We chose haddock and chips with a soft drink and my friends shared a...More

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Well you dont get better than this and I been in lot Uk Scotland its all fresh pies are home made Rag pudding is fantastic home made gravy yes the gravy is better than tasted any place peas are poor No not just portion too...More

1  Thank garryUKLancs
Reviewed 23 September 2017

went for tea the other day and we were not disappointed. 3 adults , 1 child, One adult had the extra large portion and was satisfied, we all enjoyed the meal and service. Tony came round to say hello which was extremely nice, old fashioned...More

1  Thank isaackiki
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My wife & i visited one evening with our 4 yr old. We ordered the fish & chip meal deal with a drink & bread & butter. Tea was brought pre made in a mug which looked ill as it was that pale. The mug...More

1  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I don't normally eat fish but I was told that grandma pollards fish is Fantastic. So me and the fiance decided to visit and the meal was fantastic and the fish was lovely. Definitely eat there again brilliant staff.

1  Thank Ben P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I always say Lancashire is the best foe fish and chips but OMG I might have to admit Yorkshire has beaten us! Just the best fish. Had small fish and small chips and was full to bursting. Ever had a dab? Not had one since...More

2  Thank Shelly_451
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Fab for anyone who's hungry! We ate on the bus which was really great for my two Grandchildren. Something different and exciting! They just loved it! Nice n fresh. Good portion sizes (actually huge) but it was all Devoured in no time! And the cakes...More

Thank Anj Y
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Best fish n chips for miles- great selection of home made pies n puddings. Light fluffy batter on fish too. Great for takeaway & eat in with bread n butter & a pot of tea. Good staff love it here, ample parking and can get...More

1  Thank Warwick_Rochdale
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Donnamarie W
20 October 2015|
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Response from donnajoe2014 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what they cook in. ,but you must try they excellent
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Donnamarie W
20 October 2015|
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Response from Geoff J | Reviewed this property |
I cannot really answer that question,I have asked a number of people and we all are stumped on it,As the batter is light and fluffy (My words) it is hard to tell,no doubt it will be Grandma Pollards secret.
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Opp. Walsden Railway Station | Rochdale Road, Walsden, Todmorden OL14 6SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Todmorden
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 815769
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Description
This is not an ordinary chip shop. There is a lovely resturant or an old bus to dine in. In summer eat outside or by the canal.Childrens menu and wide range of meat pies and puddings available. The vanilla slices are great as wellaethe fruit pies All home made. All avilable with tea/coffee, bread and butter. Just go in the chp shop, order and the meal is brought to you at your table. The service is excellent. It is an experience to dine in the bus usually accompanied by 60s/70s music in the backgrund. The bus can be hired for private parties. The shop is open Mon. and Tues till 3.30pm and Wed.Thurs.and Fri. till 8pm. Not open Sat and Sun. It really is an experience (very good one), and well worth a visit. The place is spotless. We have been going many years now and there .are many regulars. I would recommend the chippy for a very enjoyable experience.
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