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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 good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mushy peas” (163 reviews)
“cod” (106 reviews)
“fish n chips” (43 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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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are here during restaurant week. The service, the food and the atmosphere was great. Good quality fish and well executed dishes. Fantastic building with a good view was well. Good for friends, families and couples.

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 4 days ago

When I asked if there were any "meal deals" ie. A fish and chip meal with tea.....the waiter answered in a slightly derisory way .....started to say in a slighly smirking way....we have no senior....erm......packages...erm....no! Then when we went to pay, the same waiter, when...More

Thank Lorna Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean quick service pleasant surroundings,the food was excellent would recommend to people who like a authentic fish and chips

Thank Alison C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the new Coalmans restaurant with my family. The new restaurant looks fantastic, great views, the service was brilliant and the staff were welcoming & friendly. We all went for fish & chips, the portions were very generous and the food was delicious. I...More

Thank BigRichT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I called into Coleman’s for our tea after just finishing work The restaurant was only open for 30 mins when we arrived we had Amazing service from a young boy called Kieron he is a asset to this restaurant We never felt...More

Thank debpiglit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited before a drive along the coast. Arrived at 12 noon and there were already quite busy. I had the large cod and chips at 12.99 and my wife had the small at 5.99. Both meals came after about 10 minutes and tasted lovely. We...More

Thank bobcoffer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food in lovely surroundings. Great portions and so so tasty. The curry sauce is out of this world. Definitely will be returning.

Thank Paule2112
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at 5:30 and stayed in Clifton house opposite colmans, however when we went over for dinner,after unpacking, we were advised it had closed at six and were directed to beach restaurant which was a 20 min walk away, disappointing!

1  Thank c0lbel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in whilst out for a walk served by professional courteous staff. We had Salmon with Teriyaki sauce excellently cooked and full of flavour ..Fantastic setting with sea views. Well worth a visit.

Thank 101coachk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was recommended to try these, and wow, definitely the nicest fish & chips i've had, lovely light batter, perfect white, juicy fish,(cod), great chips and tasty mushy peas, mmmm!

Thank littlepedler
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, 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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