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The Carron Fish Bar

Certificate of Excellence
Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood
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1 Allardice Street, Stonehaven AB39 2BN, Scotland
+44 1569 765377
Today
14:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 14:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:00
16:15 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stonehaven has a couple of very good fish and chip shops The carron is my favourite, never tried the deep fried mars bar but often see tourists buying them.

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Thank GraemeD1974
London, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled here before the fireballs on new years eve/hogmanay and so glad we did. A large selection menu of cooked to order delicious food. We had haddock and chips and one person tried the haggis pudding - all were lovely and very reasonably priced.

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Thank Louisa A
massachusetts
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234 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very friendly with three crazy Americans barraging them with questions about the area. The fish and chips were awesome! Fresh fish and perfect chips in generous portions.

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Thank souzagar
Randwick, Stroud
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in before fireballs and we really enjoyed the very fresh chips plus amazing battered mars bar. Friendly quick service and very well organised.

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Thank apcamps
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a little skeptical as to how it would taste, but oh my goodness anyone in the area has to come here. It can't be good for you, but my does it taste good!

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Thank JazDisney
Houston, Texas
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Having spent many years in the US, although this is a takeaway food shop, this is the opposite of a US takeaway. The fish is cooked to order, as are the chips. There are signs up telling the customer where the day's fish came from, the source and type of potatoes used to make the chips. The food is not... More 

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Thank IanHR
Province of Trento, Italy
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

One of the best Fish&Chips I've tried in Scotland! If you dare, also try the deep fried Mars bar... but prepare to have your senses blown... and your arteries clogged! An obligate stop if you go to Stonehaven!

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Thank Azufre451
Stonehaven, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very busy but worth while for taste and value for money. They now have opened a second outlet of equal worth at Redcloack in Stonehaven just off the road out to Banchory.

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Thank Dorothy D
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Another excellent fish supper from The Carron. Both of our meals were cooked to perfection, keep up the good work. :-)

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Thank BForbes2013
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Been many times and love the fish n chips. The staff are all lovely and friendly but the queuing system is a bit confusing

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Thank weerioot

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
16:15 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
16:15 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
16:15 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
16:15 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Allardice Street, Stonehaven AB39 2BN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Stonehaven
  • Phone Number: +44 1569 765377

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