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22 Coggeshall Road, Braintree CM7 9BY, England
+44 1376 551035
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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83 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I find increasingly that you don't get good fish and chips in fish and chip shops. They are usually soggy and/or brown. I don't know if its because they use different oils now, or don't cook them as long or whatever. Therefore I would usually prefer to order fish and chips from a pub or somewhere like that. Anyway, popped... More 

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Thank RossT1984
Braintree, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i am all for reviewing bad service , adequate service i never review and i dont seem to have many glowing reviews in me ,,,, until eating a fish and chip tea here !! the chips were just right the fish was amazing mushy peas and tartare sauce were all fab too , i would 100% recommend to everyone ,... More 

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Thank secksy34
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a little gem great fish and chips. and large portions. Love the fact you can get bread and butter with it as well

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Thank andyives
UK
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539 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Excellent F&C, but why does it take so long when there's a very obvious menu? At least cook sufficient chips in advance. Waiting 15 minutes is ridiculous.

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Thank Retyree
Braintree, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Had takeaway from Oysters fish bar today for the first time and was not disappointed. Chips were good they were not greasy and had a good flavour. We had a steak and kidney and mince beef pie both were very hot and as you would expect from Pukka pies good quality. Cost was average at £9.20. Would definitely return.

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Thank Joann K
Braintree, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Couldn't fault the service or food. Everybody was friendly & polite - eager to please. Food was fabulous, huge portions, well cooked & presented. It's great to be able to support a local business x

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Thank Donnap0312
Braintree, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Lovely hot fresh tasting food and at a very good price, we had to wait a bit for the cod to be cooked but well worth it, its the best chip shop for miles. we will be back soon.

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Thank Delia B
Braintree, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Came here with my daughter and my wife's niece from Brasil so she could experience our traditional dish of fish and chips. Wouldn't consider bringing her to anywhere else in Braintree. As always the fish was fresh and perfectly cooked. Always more than enough chips and the curry sauce was divine. My daughter went for the chicken nuggets and chips... More 

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Thank Christopher V
Braintree, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Best cod and chips ive ever tasted with very large portion available for a good price also has restaurant.

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Thank Davethehobbit
Braintree, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Oysters is a traditional "fish and chips" establishment catering for both the st down and take away trade. In the last few weeks I have eaten there several times, each time ordering the fish and chips deal which includes a pot of tea. The fish is always fresh and beautifully cooked and is a pleasure to eat. The flesh is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Seafood, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Coggeshall Road, Braintree CM7 9BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +44 1376 551035

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?