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83 Heworth Road, York YO31 0AA, England
+44 1904 424459
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice food and very nice friendly staff keep up the good work ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Best fish chips and mushy peas this side of hull bridge 👍🏼

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Thank Andrew M
Worksop, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried this place on two ocassions the first time got Pattie and chips and the Pattie was raw in the middle. Second time got a chip butty which was served to me in what I can only describe as a hot dog roll fat chips raw in the middle and skinny chips over cooked... £2.05 for chip butty so not... More 

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Thank jay z
York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friar tucks became Heworth Plaice a few years ago when it changed hands. Tried it when it first opened under the new name, we were sadly disappointed at that time, took back under cooked fish and sausage, receiving a rude and surly response from the person in charge on that day. Tried again a year later same result so we... More 

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Thank thomas g
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Went to get our tea as i was decorating and didnt realize the time. Ordered out tea fish chips 3 times i asked for 1 to be a small. The woman behind the counter was not at all polite friendly infact she was cursing at one point. When we got home to dish our meal out and i have to... More 

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Thank Jennifer B
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

good quality, hot, still crispy batter until I got home and that was not in a box but wrapped - friendly staff

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Thank 19Ruthie19
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2014 via mobile

Decent quality, average prices but awful portion sizes. Don't go here if you are actually hungry, but do visit if you just fancy the taste of fish and chips.

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Thank James S
Leeds
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2014

Freshly cooked to order beautiful tender and flakey cod. Best Fish and Chips in York by a long way and probably best in the North of England. Very reasonably priced too. I'll be going out of my way to go back here.

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Thank CharlesLeeds
York, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2013

Absolutely best fish and chips I've had in my life! The batter was so different to what I've had before it didn't taste fatty and it was so crispy and delicious. The chips were also great and crispy! They do a good deal of small fish and chips for £3.65 which is enough to fill you. I'd recommend driving there... More 

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Thank emsgibbs
Yemassee, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

This is a fab chippy serving the best fish and chips whilst being served by some of the funniest and friendliest people. I love having to wait as some of the ladies working here are just great to talk to.

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2012

Frier Tucks has been in Heworth Road for years, and has had a varied past. It went through a period of being very mediocre in the 80's and early 90's, despite having stiffer competition from the excellent Burnholme Fisheries in those days. In more recent years, it has really turned around. Excellent quality fish and chips, nearly always freshly cooked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Heworth Road, York YO31 0AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 424459

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?