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The Wee Kelpie

82 West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
+44 1436 675000
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mushy peas” (41 reviews)
“cod” (39 reviews)
“haggis bites” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
82 West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
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Reviews (420)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely fish and chips, made to order so fresh and scrumptious; my only complaint is that the cod we had were both on the small side. But what it lacked in size it more than made up for in taste.

Thank Scuba-Kirsty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped on the way to through Helensburgh but my I had a mixed experience. Staff and service great, chips were nice but not as many as usual. Fish was haddock, but not sure it was! Batter was crispy on outside a a bit gooie...More

Thank KathyDUSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I decided to try The Wee Kelpie earlier this evening for some Haddock and Chips. So glad we did as it was amazing. The haddock was so fresh and cooked to perfection. Im not usually keen on batter but their batter was so...More

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I consider myself a fish and chip officianado and have suffered for my art in many different fish and chip establishments over the years. All I can say about this place is that it richly deserves all the awards and foodie recognition it has received....More

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with 5 friends and we all ordered the haddock supper with peas. All fish cooked to order and chips fresh out of the fryer - no sitting in a holding tray. Everything was just excellent from the friendly welcome and service, the lightly battered...More

Thank BlueNorthern
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm writing this review as I've been going here since it opened and never had a bad fish and chips. The portions have always been the right size and the food was freshly cooked. Well last night I ordered fish&chips for me and a sausage...More

Thank Harry T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first experience with British fish and chips. Very nice big haddock fillet. Gluten-free batter available was a big bonus. Didn't want added salt and there was really none so a bit blank taste but definitely my own bad.

Thank Minna L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love The Wee Kelpie. Unfortunately unless the Monday or Tuesday deal is on it is a little out of my budget for a fish supper but when I am after a treat this is one on the first places I go to for a...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Takes the humble fish and chips to a new level. All cooked fresh to order. A fantastic menu with an amazing array of fish on offer.

Thank John M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I had to wait half an hour for two suppers , people were served before me even though I had arrived before them . When I got home the haddock tasted terrible and the chips , and there were not many , were not nice...More

Thank Iain C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 West Clyde Street, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8BB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Helensburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1436 675000
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Selection of Fish and Chips cooked to order. Gluten free available at all times. Childrens menu and special offers available.