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Harlees

21 The Quay | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
+44 1202 280703
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (34 reviews)
“chips crispy” (4 reviews)
“tartare” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 14:15 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
21 The Quay | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
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1 - 10 of 285 reviews

Reviewed 29 October 2018

On the main quay in Poole and incredibly popular with locals and tourists alike. Prices are very reasonable and the quality (6 visits) has always been excellent. Also to be recommended is the fish that they do on the grill as opposed to batter fried....More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank extourop
Harleesfc, Public Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 27 October 2018

While at the seaside it's only proper to have some fish and chips. This place was a short stroll away from our hotel and right on the Quayside. There's a the regular takeaway style of fish & chip counter at the front but upstairs there's...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Dave201253
Harleesfc, Public Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your review and we hope to see you again soon. The staff member has been identified and will be entered into our staff appreciation prize draw for October. Kind Regards Harlees Group

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in here whilst passing and glad we did the seafood basket was excellent as was the cod, staff were friendly and professional very reasonably priced

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Embee1970
Harleesfc, General Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Having eaten from the take away some time ago we decided to visit again.Intending to eat outside we were prompted to use the restaurant upstairs by the young man serving at the counter as the evening was getting chilly.Given a table by the window overlooking...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Charlie C
Harleesfc, Guest Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Fish and chips can be an ordeal to review given the little room for error however this was a easy write; perfectly positioned, fantastic tasting food with a variety of menu selection that comes with a smile! They also have a well decorated restaurant with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Harleesfc, Guest Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The fish and cod roe was nice but very greasy, and the chips were not great quality. A few years ago I gave top marks to harlees, but unfortunately I can't do that this time,and I won't be using this chippy again. A shame to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wonderqirls
Harleesfc, Public Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for your feedback and I'm sorry to hear your recent experience was disappointing. We would like to investigate this further. Please get in touch with more information, including the date and time of your visit and your full order group.harlees@outlook.com Kind Regards Harlees...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Not just a takeaway. Very nice seating area upstairs. Truly good fish & chips. BOTTOMLESS CHIPS! I will return here & I would recommend this plaice(!) to anyone. So (I hear you all say) why only 4 stars & not 5? Well, some of the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Disgusted17
Harleesfc, Public Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for your review. You will be pleased to know our restaurant is getting a complete make over this November so please come visit us again once complete! Kind Regards Harlees Group

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Had our meal here on day 4 of 5 in Dorset, and it was absolutely delicious. The service was impeccable and, unlike every other meal we’ve had down here, the service was first class. Nothing was too much trouble, even down to making me some...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank EndlessSandGirl
Harleesfc, Guest Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Thank you for your review and hope you get to the chance visit again soon

Reviewed 30 September 2018

I opted for takeaway (homemade) fishcakes and chips. Unlike the mass produced ones you often get the fishcakes were homemade and full of flavour. Chips were good and sufficient quantity from a medium portion. I opted to eat out on the quay and enjoy the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Garnett40
Harleesfc, Guest Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This fish and chip shop came recommended to us by a friend, we visited on a Tuesday which was the night the motorcycles gather on Poole Harbour so it was really busy, but also a really great atmosphere. We had to queue to get into...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank MGL262
Harleesfc, Guest Relations Manager at Harlees, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you for your review

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Response from CristieO_13 | Reviewed this property |
No outside area. But we sat across the road on a bench overlooking the water.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:15
16:30 - 19:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:15
16:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:15
16:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:15
16:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:15
16:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:15
16:30 - 20:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:15
16:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 The Quay | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 280703
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