We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Lil's Chippy

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Boscaswell Downs, Pendeen TR19 7DN, England
+44 1736 788868
Today
08:15 - 13:15
17:00 - 19:30
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon 08:15 - 11:00
Tue 08:15 - 13:15
Tue - Fri 17:00 - 19:00
Wed - Thu 08:15 - 11:00
Fri - Sat 08:15 - 13:15
Sat 17:00 - 19:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

71 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 71: English reviews
Penzance, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always loved Lil's chippy. Food is plentiful and great value for money in comparison to other chip shops in the surrounding areas. Give it a try, you won't be disappointed.

Helpful?
Thank Daisy282195
Suffolk, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Just met Lil, she is,lovely as are her fish and chips, delicious😀, well worth a visit if on holiday in this area of Cornwall

Helpful?
Thank karenbass2016
Taunton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Went once as we were staying down the road in a lovely cottage, fish was fine chips shiny with oil, not the best. Ok if you can't be bothered with anything else but worth trying the other pubs, or pop along to Sennen where there is a lovely cafe.

Helpful?
Thank chandler_alan
Level Contributor
33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We had to queue but well worth the wait -for fresh fish and chips (definitely not frozen) and the price was reasonable too. We had line caught jumbo haddock, chips and onion rings and our dog had a small cod, lightly battered. All very tasty. We'll definitely be back before we head home to Northern Ireland.

Helpful?
Thank Anniemosmith
Pendeen, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Not a great experience! Chips were over cooked and kept in a while basket on the floor. Hot plate ran out of gas and my burger was placed in the deep fat fryer

Helpful?
Thank chell4matt
WILTSHIRE
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We were going walking on the coast near Pendeen and were concerned we would not find somewhere to buy a sandwich. We noticed Lil's also did sandwiches and were not disappointed with the quality of the rolls she made for us even though she was just closing. Really great value too and also picked up some huge flapjacks for a... More 

Helpful?
Thank JOHNYWILTSHIRE
Walsall, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

to be honest i wasnt expecting much fro a little local shop like this, but the price was more than reasonable, but the quality was brilliant, best fish and chips i've had in years - thank you

Helpful?
Thank cswarner2016
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

We so look forward to our trips to Cornwall ... Not least because we can have fish and chips at Lils. This establishment is second to none ... It's better than you can imagine ... Cooked to order, great quality and just gorgeous. Grab your 'chippy tea' and take a short drive and eat them while you watch the sun... More 

Helpful?
Thank 762julesl
Worksop, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Very busy at opening time with locals queueing for their favourite take away! Not the best I've had but good enough for a hungry traveller.

Helpful?
1 Thank Steve P
Nottingham
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Fish and chips lovely, super friendly owner and the Beast Burger looks worth coming back for. Opens for breakfast as well.

Helpful?
Thank LetsBeHonestNow

Travellers who viewed Lil's Chippy also viewed

 
Pendeen, Cornwall
 

Been to Lil's Chippy? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 7
Cuisine
Fast food, British, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:15 - 11:00
Tuesday
08:15 - 13:15
17:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 19:00
08:15 - 11:00
Thursday
17:00 - 19:00
08:15 - 11:00
Friday
17:00 - 19:00
08:15 - 13:15
Saturday
08:15 - 13:15
17:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boscaswell Downs, Pendeen TR19 7DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Pendeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 788868
Description
Established in 1993, this friendly, family run fish and chip shop/cafe serves the tastiest fish and chips this side of the bridge (Tamar Bridge that is!). Cooked in the traditional way you can enjoy your food with a clear conscience, as all fish has come from a sustainable source.Serving everything from tea's, coffee's, full english and bacon butties to cold drinks, sandwiches, burgers, southern fried chicken and of course our delicious fish and chips there is something to suit every taste bud!Ample nearby parking means you can enjoy your food sitting on the outside patio or take your tasty treat away to visit the beautiful nearby secluded beaches Boat Cove and Portheras.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Lil's Chippy staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?