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Rainbow Fish Bar

1-2 Cliff Hall Buildings Avenue Road | Avenue Road, Freshwater PO40 9UR, England
+44 1983 752257
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish chips” (11 reviews)
“pies” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British
1-2 Cliff Hall Buildings Avenue Road | Avenue Road, Freshwater PO40 9UR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always enjoy a good meal from Rainbow. Not once in the last 6 yrs of living on the island have i every been disappointed. Busy in holiday sessions but worth the wait. Phone orders welcome. Always hot and staff are welcoming and friendly

Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit Freshwater regularly and have been meaning to try F&C from Rainbow for ages. Now we have and weren't disappointed. Nice tasting fish, chips not too greasy - great.

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely chips, I believe voted second best on the Island, good selection of burgers with friendly service

Thank Kayleigh M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lovely service and piping hot crispy fish and chips easy parking and not too long to wait for the fish I would highly recommend this take away

Thank oxfordrainbow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had fish and chips from here before and it was pretty bad but since then they have obviously made some changes and definitely for the best. The fish batter was crispy and delicious. The fries were firmer and quite tasty. I'm very glad we...More

Thank KristaBratton
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

These were quite possibly the best fish and chips that I have had from a chippie! Isle of Wight potatoes were really tasty. Generous portions too.

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

One of the busiest fish n chip shops on the island. Every time we are over. We always pop in and grab something to have on the seafront. 10/10

Thank Liam C
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Staff were friendly and welcoming, chips were really nice and good portions. I asked for chunky fish rather than a long thin tail bit. The lady acknowledged this but in actual fact when I got home, the fish was the thinnest bit I have ever...More

Thank Taniabellamia
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We visited on a weekday lunchtime and use TripAdvisor to guide us here, Which we were very happy about because the fish and chips were fantastic, however, but this might not be a bad time to point out that there is no seating in this...More

Thank rugbysimon
Reviewed 10 March 2018

love the food, but the wait and serving area needs work. it could be easier to order and collect your food but theres just no room! sorry guys, you need to open the bit on the left as you come into the shop and at...More

Thank mrsright2015
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4 September 2016|
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Response from JamieandParis | Reviewed this property |
Rainbow is closed on a Sunday, unfortunately!
4 April 2015|
Response from Liz M | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they do not deliver
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-2 Cliff Hall Buildings Avenue Road | Avenue Road, Freshwater PO40 9UR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Freshwater
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 752257
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