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40 Shop Street, Drogheda, Ireland
+353 41 983 8255
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  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lasagna” (2 reviews)
“burgers” (3 reviews)
“chip shop” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food
40 Shop Street, Drogheda, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time visiting here since it’s been renovated and it looks amazing ! I got the lasagna and chips and it was very nice

Thank Elleahyouorah
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Eat here every now and again. There food is good. Good selection on menu.. Love their chips..Good service by friendly staff

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Having been going to "The Gen" on and off for over forty years. Always fresh cod and chips, always good. Until now that is. We ate there recently at lunchtime. The chips were good, as always, but the fish left something to be desired. The...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The decor is lovely and the staff were very nice and friendly. The menu was extensive and I went for lasagna and chips which was a big portion and very nice!

Thank Elleahyouorah
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Have been going here for years. A family run traditional Italian chip shop. Great for a bite to eat or take away.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 19 July 2017

There is something about the waft of chips coming from the Genoa on Ship Street that cannot be replicated anywhere else. I don't know what they're using to create this magic, it may be water from the Boyne down the street, but I don't care....More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is a great fast food restaurant. I normally get chips here, and I am never disappointed. The scallops are great too. Friendly service.

Thank Dara F
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I'm not from the area originally, but it's clear this place is a favourite with the locals. Kids insisted on popping in for chips and a drink. They pop in regularly when they're down the town with their mates. In a world full of fast...More

Thank Audrey D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Best chipper in town. Lovely chips. Nice welcome. Seats available and suitable for children. I am not sure if they have a baby changing unit. There is also an Italian restaurant attached.

1  Thank 83shell
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Place looks great with the new decor, its a Drogheda classic, never really sit down in the place but always a good take away, Chicken fillet burger, yum

1  Thank Johnconway2828
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Shop Street, Drogheda, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda
  • Phone Number: +353 41 983 8255
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