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Shakey Shakey

174 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5AJ, England
+44 1227 639712
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
174 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5AJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered Rock and chips...all batter and minimal fish was a huge letdown and the chips were crispy bits...will never go back

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kinnisian
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is the one of the best fish and chip also they give you so much food for the price of nothing. I go there every week and they make the fish fresh. Everyone knows about the shakey shakey in Herne Bay. I love...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank flower2020
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Chips were great, but the fish was dried out and the batter was very soggy. I was given a large despite ordering a medium. It seemed like it had been sitting there for ages.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alison D
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We had large cod and chips to share between my girlfriend and I. The fish was freshly battered and cooked in front of us. Whilst we were waiting the man gave us some chips to nibble on. The portion was huge!! Easily could feed three...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank callieB123
Reviewed 8 October 2018

A totally unexpected vegan feast from a seemingly ordinary looking seaside fish&chip shop. The variety of vegan food was incredible, prepared beautifully and with a great care by the owners. Our Tofish (fish style tofu) with chips came with beautifully prepared salad and vegan mayo.It...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank HanaF214
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent fish ‘n’chips and friendly service. They even gave us free chips whilst waiting and gave my children a free lolly pop!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tim M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

My daughter has to follow a gluten free diet, days away from giving birth she really fancied fish and chips but this as those in the know will understand is not always an easy find so we googled gluten free fish and chip shops on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for a very early dinner and were handed a small cone of chips to munch on while we waited. The cod and haddock were both freshly cooked. The chips were fluffy and crispy. Simply delicious!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank salliecoventry
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The man behind the counter always cooks what you want never would say no some people chat so much rubbish it’s unbelievable never mind shakey shakey is one of the best place to go. Me and my family go there twice a week and who...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank flower2020
Reviewed 5 August 2018

So when the chip shop was new and the couple that owned it worked there it was one of the best around here....Very welcoming people...Always loved a chat...Made lovely chips and the shakey shakey is divine....Now its run by other people its gone a little...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Legend R
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Questions & Answers
Ivor H
16 May 2015|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
They do gluten free batter. Its cooked in a separate fryer to the regular food too.
18 February 2015|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
its got 2 or 3 tables inside and talking to mrs shakey I know she wants to open an eating part but its not really a restaurant just yet but the foods good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 639712
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