Longsands Fish Kitchen, Tynemouth
Winner of Best Newcomer at The National Fish & Chip Awards 2017 by Seafish, Longlands Fish Kitchen in Tynemouth is a clear favourite for traditional fish and chips in the North East. A beautiful venue serving Shetland mussels, grilled lobster, monkfish, shucked oysters and prawn curry among many other dishes including the classic fish and chips – it has something for everyone. They’ve pivoted their business recently to offer a social-distancing-friendly click and collect service. Head over to the website to order and book your slot.
Five Houses Farm Shop, Crathorne
Get the weekend underway with a Friday treat from the guys at Five Houses Farm Shop & Kitchen. Choose from a couple of tasty takeaway specials including fish and chips and Kitson’s steak pie. Delicious. Five Houses Friday takeaway service is available between 4pm – 7pm. Collection only. Call the team on 01642 700333 for your Five Houses Friday feast.
The Wetherby Whaler, Wetherby
We’ve all heard of it – but have you tried it? It definitely ranks highly in our fish and chip shop bucket list. Founded in Tadcaster in 1969, it original served the local community with takeaway fish and chips – since skyrocketing to nationwide fame because of the sheer quality of both the service and the produce. Now with five branches (including Wetherby, York, Wakefield, Guisely and Pudsey), it serves the finest fish and chips in Yorkshire. It may be a little trip down the A1, but it is so worth it! Takeaway fish and chips are available for both click and collect and walk-up collections. Open 11.30am until 8pm.
Seaview restaurant – Saltburn
The photo says it all. With such a stunning setting at its doorstep, who wouldn’t want to get their fishy fix here? The Seaview Restaurant is a real gem, sitting on the Saltburn seafront. Foodies can pick up an open bag of chips at the takeaway hatch and enjoy them on the beach this National Fish & Chip Day.
Colmans, South Shields
This family owned favourite has been up and running since 1926 – and maintains its status as South Shields go-to chippy. With loyal customers across the region and beyond, it’s a real go-getter when it comes to feeding the North East with delicious fish and chips. With the finest fresh fish and chips that will make your mouth water, it’s a smashing spot for lockdown feasting on National Fish & Chip Day. Head over to the Colmans website to order online and book your time slot.
Ayton’s Traditional Fish and Chip Shop, Great Ayton
Ayton’s Traditional Fish and Chip Shop is a real crowd-pleaser when it comes to picking up the nation’s favourite dish in the North Yorkshire countryside. Head to the fish shop opposite Great Ayton’s glorious High Green, where you can enjoy traditional favourites with all the trimmings.