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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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Open Now
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
176 - 186 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
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1 - 10 of 1,505 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

This was my second trip to this Restaurant and once again it didn't disappoint. The restaurant is well laid out and on this day it was jam packed but even as a party of 7 we were seated and served promptly. The menu is varied...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 330jeanettec
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The pie is good too. Trouble is it's often got a queue coming out of the door at lunchtimes with the pension special deal, which is good if you fit the criteria. Would be nice if could wait inside but there doesn't seem to be...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sandra b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fish and chips are great and would recommend this place to anyone . The service and staff are great and friendly.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ann H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, lovely setting & great service. Highly recommended for couples, family or group of friends looking for first rate fish and chips. We'll definitely come back

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GBaggs
Reviewed 13 December 2018

As die in the wool Shields lad. I have visited Colmans many times over the years and to their credit, they don't stand still and try to keep on improving on the experience whilst not taking their eye on the real reason they are so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gary B
Reviewed 8 December 2018

If you really want to experience real fish and chips, this is for you, a traditional fish and chip shop with several restaurants in South Shields, our favorite is the restaurant in Ocean Road. I visit Colmans on an annual event we live in Canada...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Richard M
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

This is a brilliant fish and chip place it’s very popular and very busy bread buns are amazing. You will be lucky to get a table.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Bibcay
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Had grandson out for the day so couldn’t be bothered to cook so called here for fish and chips the portions are massive and lovely white fish it was delicious definitely be back

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lynnylala
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Food excellent staff are amazing will help with any requests well recommended the view is spectacular

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nannyberber1
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Wow the fish and chips were wonderful and the restaurant and staff were brilliant. Parking is easy and they couldn’t have been more accommodating. The fish and chips were just the best and the old fashioned puddings were great. Spotted dick and treacle sponge and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank patriciabb_12
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Questions & Answers
anne c
13 September 2018|
Response from colmans123 | Property representative |
Our Seniors special is available at Ocean road Mon/Fri,
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
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, 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
  • E-mail
Family owned and operated since 1926, award-winning restaurant and takeaway serving only the very finest local seafood.
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