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Harbour Fish & Chips

Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LF, England
+44 1736 799295
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish and chips” (549 reviews)
“crushed peas” (24 reviews)
“prawn skewers” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Always good, year after year. Can have fish grilled or battered. Grilled sea bass is the best, and the mushy peas!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Amandajs1969
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is my favourite fish shop in St Ives. Every time I go , I make a special trip. I convinced my friends to not bother with a full on sit down restaurant. Fish and Chips in Cornwall and especially here can't be beat. Plenty...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank StuCarrow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you go to St Ives, you need to eat Fish & Chips, it's tradition. But we wanted to eat inside, as the poor guy outside had just had his chips ripped out of his hands by the very aggressive gulls..which was mildly amusing. Anyway,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MontegoBleu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read reviews of Harbour Fish and Chips in St Ives and looked forward to a simple fish and chip supper! Oh dear, greeting almost on arrival curt, not welcoming. Ordered cod, chips, curry and mushy peas. What can go wrong. Curry and peas prepared before...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Quest491061
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When in St Ives you must go to here. I’m not a big fish fan but the battered haddock was so good i was so disappointed when I had finished it! With a little curry sauce and well cooked chips you can’t beat it. Finish...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank stracman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice restaurant with a lovely view. We visited at a very quite time and were looked after by a very helpful member of staff. We all enjoyed the fish but the chips were over cooked and were hard and dry. I did...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank depsteve
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Great place, we hadnt book but managed to get a table for two with no problem. We had a sharing platter and a pot of chips each, we were hungry! One pot would definately have been enough. The platter had two cod fillets in batter,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank germo2017
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch, ordered cod and chips. Possibly the best I’ve ever had. The batter was so light, the cod thick and tasty, great chips too. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank D2843GRchrisw
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Gr8 evening. Two families ate at this restaurant. Kids meals fab. All of the fish dinners truly excellent. The hake was lovely albeit only half a fillet was served up. Wish that I had the battered cod instead. Portion size for chips could have been...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank timp96
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to St Ives for over 30 years, Back then it was affectionally known as Molbys filled to capacity with young families making the atmosphere great, especially if the end term break fell on Hallowe'en and all the staff dressed up for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alan J
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Response from abil984 |
Sweet potato :)
13 April 2017|
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Response from nigelaEngland | Reviewed this property |
Hi we were told at the time that they were separated but the oil ran like a bath underneath. So no use to me because of the contaminated oil from batter etc. They my have changed this. be great if they have as loved it... More
Rod H
23 September 2015|
Response from Badgerbag | Reviewed this property |
Most days. Except Christmas and when the quayside is under water.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 799295
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