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Olympus Fish Restaurant

#4,265 of 18,188 Restaurants in London}
€€ - €€€Seafood, British
140-142 Ballards Lane | Finchley, London N3 2PA, England
+44 20 8371 8666
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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Seafood, British
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140-142 Ballards Lane | Finchley, London N3 2PA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a welcoming, comfortable venue. There is a special 3 course lunch menu if required as well as a very comprehensive a la carte. I live nearby and visit with friends on a regular basis. Highly recommended

Thank Giselle2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there with friends & all ordered Plaice Fillets , both grilled & fried. Not a scrap was left on all 4 plates. All agreed it was delicious. The salad was as always fresh & plentiful. Mehmet was away & his son was running...More

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We had been at a Fair in Victoria Park very close by & as the children were hungry after a busy day my daughter decided to treat them to dinner. The children had goujon & chips and we had cod & chips. We asked that...More

2  Thank Rika G
Reviewed 26 August 2017

One of the best fish and chips shops around in London. Always serves generous portions with tremendous quality.

1  Thank iskender b
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We ordered a lot of fried fish for a family party last weekend. It was excellent - high quality and very well cooked. I would recommend it highly.

1  Thank Peter J
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I would not normally make this my choice of Saturday night out eating, but I had a reservation after half our party, who nominated the place, became unwell (no connection) and I thought why not? The place has a very good reputation locally for fish...More

2  Thank mgoldman666
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Came here for a meal, the service was so so- not the most welcoming attitude (considering that the waiter is the Boss himself!). The fish we ordered were fresh but not the chips- not fresh, limping! Although the portion was large, full of chips- not...More

1  Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I was there this evening with my husband, friends and some cousins. 8 of us all enjoyed the good service and delicious food. Been many times and always enjoyed it. Free salad to start with, courteous waiter taking our order. They have a separate take...More

Thank cynthias939
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Extraordinary performance from the owner (I think). Refused to serve us because our order size was not deemed substantial enough! Grunted and looked like Armand Asante from the Mambo Kings. I have taken away often and the food is decent but now won't return until...More

5  Thank williamaH1120RE
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Asked for cod with thin batter and it was prepared as requested. Large portions, very tasty and chips are perfectly fried. Very highly recommended Excellent service probably the best fish and chips in London

3  Thank theod721
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Barry P
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Response from trevor h | Reviewed this property |
You could easily phone 📱 and ask. The number is 0208 371 8666. All the best. T
18 May 2016|
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Response from Howard748 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do take credit cards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140-142 Ballards Lane | Finchley, London N3 2PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8371 8666
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