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Fish Central

149-151 Central St, London EC1V 8AP, England
+44 20 7253 0229
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
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149-151 Central St, London EC1V 8AP, England
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1 - 10 of 379 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very typical and simple fish restaurant with heritage! Very good ratio price/quality. Nice service good beer and wine! 100% recomended

Thank GM-vrn
Reviewed 13 October 2017

had oysters, that were not very fresh, same for the scallops, sole was untasty and bland. Service was good, though. Don't understand the hype around this place. There are way better seafood places in London.

Thank JuanPedro
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed my meal here. The meal was excellent and the atmosphere was relaxed even as it got busier as tiime went on.

Thank Hobbesmctavish
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Hubby brought me here for my birthday weekend meal on the Friday (tonight). Great service, gorgeous tasty food. Highly recommend

Thank JuhalaHow
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I have been frequenting this restaurant for about 4 years now. At the start the food was great, well priced and the service was top notch! For the past 6 months new waiters have joined the team and it all went downhill. Ehere once you...More

Thank Dimitar K
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Went on an early Saturday evening having pre booked. Warm friendly welcome by staff. Very large choice of a variety of sea food as well as some meat choices. All at reasonable prices and decent proportions. Food arrived promptly and hot. Very tasty. Clean environment...More

Thank Steve16588
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Tacky decor and unprofessional staff. The famous fish & chips is a big disappointment. They bring it too greasy with a soft batter. The haddoc was strangely flacky and the chips were also greasy and soft. Very loud place. Not to repeat.

1  Thank Acacio B
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We visited the restaurant for lunch in the weekend and ordered fresh oysters, battered cod, battered haddock and chips. Again, the fish was very fresh and the chips were cooked just right. Half way through our meal, it struck me that I was given the...More

Thank TomExplorer
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We were told about this restaurant from a taxi driver and decided to give it a try ,glad we did the food was absolutely great starters came looking great then the main meal I went for haddock brilliant ,my friends went for the bass and...More

1  Thank stevebr666
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A cabbie recommended Fish Central as one of the top two places in London for fish and chips. I chose one of the daily specials instead - the sea bass. It was delicious and I can highly recommend it if it's on the menu. For...More

Thank Eva E
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Response from AnnaleaMotts | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would reserve a table. Fri/sat are fish & chips nights and if there are no tables there is not much else very close by for you to go to.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 31
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149-151 Central St, London EC1V 8AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7253 0229
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