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Colmans Fish & Chips

176 - 186 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
+44 191 456 1202
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“mushy peas” (163 reviews)
“cod” (105 reviews)
“fish n chips” (42 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
176 - 186 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
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1 - 10 of 1,465 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Had to wait outside for half an hour for a table despite being able to see lots of empty tables inside.Seemed very disorganised with no one clearing tables to allow others to enter. Service was reasonably quick when we did get a table but Definately...More

1  Thank Carole K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visit this restaurant every Wednesday was a place my dad loved too go even though he had Alzheimer’s he never forgot he wanted too go there the fish so white and flakey and the batter is perfect cooked perfectly by resident fryer Alan the service...More

Thank 975JohnT975
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food, friendly and helpful staff, lovely atmosphere, beautiful setting and perfect for family night out.

Thank andersontony254
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is very good quality and quantity are exceptional. This restaurant and its facilities are clean and tidy. Highly recommended for a hearty meal.

Thank RobertMurphy
Reviewed 1 week ago

i wrote a review on what i thought was this fish restaurant. seems i wrote about colemans fish temple at other end of south shields. i have removed that review. But as both are owned by coleman's i will review the right one on entering...More

Thank walker19582018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely location, stylish decor and friendly staff.I left my jacket on back of chair and the waitress came outside and down the road to return it to me.

Thank citytravellers2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good table service, hot and tasty fish & chips, nice cup of tea, very clean eating area with a good atmosphere. More expensive than most but worth it.

Thank myreviewbydavid
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my family to Colemans all 8 of us had the usual cod and chips with mushy peas lovely just the ticket

Thank tugdolan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful location, beautiful decorated interior, Great fish and chips, make sure you book in advance.

Thank Joanne Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No complaints best fish used here and local caught mostly always consistent. Quite often you may have to queue for a table a bit primitive in this day and age stopped me giving 5*****.

Thank Ghurka72
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Questions & Answers
19 August 2018|
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Response from tugdolan | Reviewed this property |
As previous answers they close at 1800 hrs, but if you ask they may be able to extend, for you regards mick
23 June 2018|
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Response from RachyRachL | Reviewed this property |
colmansseafoodtemple If you have a looks at their website it doesn't let me put a link on !? and the oyster bag details no specific prices just the happy hour information and some other general info. It may be an idea... More
21 May 2018|
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Response from Jane G | Reviewed this property |
They certainly do. Hope you have a great meal. Check out where your fish was caught. Its fun to see where the fishermen work!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$2
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 - 186 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 456 1202
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Family owned and operated since 1926, award-winning restaurant and takeaway serving only the very finest local seafood.
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