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Knights Fish Restaurant

5 Northload Street, Glastonbury BA6 9JJ, England
+44 1458 831882
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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“fish and chips” (76 reviews)
“lemon sole” (4 reviews)
“pea fritters” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Gluten Free Options
5 Northload Street, Glastonbury BA6 9JJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended this fish baron the 29th for sometime to eat there was six of us and we wasn't disappointed the food was lovely the service was good and was a very popular place the fish was stunning well done to this lovely place we...More

Thank Ian F
_Knights_1909, General Manager at Knights Fish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Ian for your lovely feedback, it means the world to us :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my family at the beginning of the frost fayre weekend. The food was lovely and cooked really well. Really happy, so wanted to leave a good review as I gave a bad review before. Credit where credit is due. xMore

1  Thank Spicklewitch
_Knights_1909, General Manager at Knights Fish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you came back and tried us again spicklewitch, sometimes mistakes can be made as we are only human and can the pressure can get to us when it is rather busy! Happy to hear you enjoyed your food! We really appreciate the feedback thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited whilst the frost fair was on. it was very busy but manged to find a table and had fish dinner meal for two. it was really good value for money as we had fish and chips with choice of sides for two people...More

Thank chriswood11
_Knights_1909, General Manager at Knights Fish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Chris, thank you so much for your kind review, it means so much to us here at Knights, Frost Fayre was our busiest day for several years (aside from carnival) We really were trying so hard to get tables orders taken but we were...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had missed Knights whence i moveth away, so as driving down the A303 i was salavating at the thought of it, made the bee line shorts after landing at the house, trotton and munchon - was very very nice. as always - was tempted...More

Thank majawaan
_Knights_1909, General Manager at Knights Fish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sounds like you're very dedicated to us Majawaan, a very kind review thank you!

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Slow service, cider was totally sour although told that is the way farmhouse cider is (twaddle) Fish very mediocre, pie was presumably a reheat from yesterday- dry & dull. chips were stale & cold, scampi was a mistake. Overpriced for what you get. Awful place....More

Thank 776paolo2014
_Knights_1909, General Manager at Knights Fish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hi there, really gutted to hear your experience was poor. I believe your case was isolated as we had only praise and good feedback on the day of your visit. Our waitress/waiter would've checked on you during your meal - and if any issues were...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Looking for somewhere to eat we came across Knights and very glad we did the fish & chips were lovely, you could even choose what bit of the fish you would like, it's reasonably priced & you get enough to eat, they offer eat in...More

Thank Tracypink
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I visited recently with my partner and a friend, we had struggled to find somewhere to eat in Glastonbury but happened across this little gem. What a fantastic traditional fish & chip shop, the table service was brilliant and the food was too!

Thank Louis B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

great for a lunchtime take away, or for a very reasonably priced sit-down widely known as one of the best fish & chip restaurants in the UK

Thank Trevor J
Reviewed 7 October 2017

After my last review, i had a response from the owners.They suggested I visit again and ask how i would like my fish cooked. So i went again and did just that, the result a perfect meal. The. staff are very freidly and efficient. I...More

Thank pinkcombats
_Knights_1909, General Manager at Knights Fish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

I'm so happy to hear our feedback was helpful to you! It was a pleasure to have you back in! :) Thank you so much for your review! Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We turned up by chance, dog on lead and, we got to sit at a table, order our food and drinks, even the dog got a treat (a hot sausage which took so long to cool before dog could eat it) We had whitebait and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
_Knights_1909, General Manager at Knights Fish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback! We hope the dog enjoyed his little treat too! :)

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Steve B
20 August 2016|
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Response from _Knights_1909 | Property representative |
Apologies, it seems you have had an issue regarding some food. We have not received any emails about your topic Steve. We cannot guarantee, emails will be seen due to the nature of the email address. Any complaints go... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:15 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Northload Street, Glastonbury BA6 9JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Glastonbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1458 831882
Do you remember how good Fish & Chips used to taste? Well they still do - here! The same family has been serving Fish & Chips in this shop since 1909 - It is a Somerst Institution! AND you can have Wine, Beer or Cider with your Chips as they have a licence, AND you can sit down and eat it there in the shop, as its also a waited service restaurant! (booking highly advised for Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays!)

We are probably the oldest established fish and chip restaurant in the UK that has remained in the family through out its existence, as well as being the oldest established business in Glastonbury. We have the finest quality cod, haddock and plaice available, delivered daily from British ports, not to mention tons of Cambridgeshire potatoes prepared on site throughtout the year.

Apart from our takeaway section, we have a maximum seating capacity of 82, including 12 in our courtyard area. We are also noted for our home-made fish cakes prepared on the premises every day. For the carnivore, pork faggots which are made especially for us by a local butcher. We have sausages and a selection of pasties and pies by a renowned producer, and a selection of chicken choices - Stacking Burgers, Jacket Potatoes and various Meat free options. We have a massive Restaurant menu that has various best sellers, lighter meals, kids choices, sharers, starters and lots of extras!

We have a drinks licence and offer a modest selection of favourite wines, draught and bottled beers and local ciders such as Wilkins farmhouse cider & Hecks farmhouse cider.
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