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91 Fleetwood Road North, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 4AB, England
+44 1253 858585
11:30 - 20:00
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Sun 16:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 20:00
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Been many times,only round the corner,but never again,once we have old chips we never return.fish nice,but both our chips old looking,and cold.the thing is anyone serving must know this,like when we had a pub,you know when the product your serving is not right,and do something about it.so chips in the bin.

Thank tonynotrousers
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had another delicious fish supper here. A warm welcome and very tasty hot food. It is always a pleasure to eat here. I had scampi and peas and my husband had small fish, peas and chips and then a very yummy ice cream. Good value too.

Thank 747MrsH
Level Contributor
47 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really like seniors chippy because I always think it's incredibly well run and the queuing system is very efficient. The staff are friendly and your order is never wrong! I had the cod medium meal deal which was medium cod, chips, a side and a drink for around £7 I think. For me it was way too much food... More 

1 Thank Danielle J
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After riding tram from Fleetwood to Gyn Square and back as it was now getting late decided to go to this fish restaurant with my lady friend. Have been to their place in Lytham in the past. The fish, Chips and mushy peas were great and as it was a small portion just right for older people. Then the ice... More 

Thank paratanman
Bolton, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

The chips are always perfect - the fish is always delicious. And the gravy is to die for too. We are never ever disappointed when we get a Seniors takeaway.

Thank RecliningBuddah
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Got takeaway with the kids as always friendly service the ladies at the counter are always smiling no matter how busy it is. Food was delicious great value too. Highly recommend whether you want restaurant or takeaway they never disappoint!

Thank Trisha S
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

our friends picked up some chips for our children what waste they said were dry i tried some and they were right when i asked were are got them from and they said seniors i was not surprised as some other friends had dry wooden chips before

Thank ollie290
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

My husband and I enjoyed delicious fish and chips and scampi and chips dinner. Very fresh and cooked to perfection. We savoured every mouthful. Our waitress was a lovely helpful girl.

1 Thank 747MrsH
Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Went to seniors to try as not been for a while. I have to say not only was the food not good (chips dry and as if they had been sat there for ages,sausage extremely poor quality, steak pudding dry and gristle in meat) it seemed overpriced to me. I go to two others in the area one in Carleton... More 

Thank Dcdc54
Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Went with my mum and granddaughter for a take away. Got them home ordered chips and chicken nuggets for my granddaughter they were to hard for her to eat they must have been sat there all afternoon then re heated when I ordered them. If I let her eat them she would of choked. My mum had some bad chips... More 

2 Thank Canti1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 13
Fast food, British, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
16:00 - 19:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Fleetwood Road North, Thornton Cleveleys FY5 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Thornton Cleveleys
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 858585
Set next to the sails of the listed Marsh Mill Windmill, Seniors Thornton is in a really handy spot for the UKs best fish and chips! Whether you live locally or make a little diversion off the main through route from the M55 motorway, it's easy to get to, especially with the large car park across the road. Purpose built by the Seniors family in 2006, it's an impressive light and airy home to the 100 seater modern restaurant and the takeaway that was crowned the best in the UK in January 2012. Don't be deceived by the quality of the surroundings and expect to pay over the odds - Seniors are on a mission to raise the stakes for the fish and chip industry and believe in delivering the best possible quality at affordable prices - and that includes the environment in which you eat. This is not your typical chippy and if you really love fish and chips you must pay Seniors Thornton a visit. On the route to the start of the famous Blackpool illuminations and nearby seaside destinations of Cleveleys, Fleetwood and of course Blackpool itself, Seniors Thornton is a perfect place for families and coach parties arriving for the lights, or heading home after a great day out. BEST FISH AND CHIP SHOP IN THE UK 2012! Take-away and large restaurant facility Private/society party bookings welcome Coach parties welcome Fully licensed Accept all major credit cards Full disabled access Experienced staff with a passion to serve great fish and chips

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?