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“Eat in”

The Chippy on the Pier
Ranked #324 of 425 Restaurants in Eastbourne
Cuisines: British
Description: It is located right at the start of the Pier in Eastbourne
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Description: It is located right at the start of the Pier in Eastbourne
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The fish was very nice. Don't try to eat on the pier because the seagulls are dangerous. Its good place to have a quick fish & chips.

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Thank Eszter V
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

We visited Eastbourne with a group of disabled young adults, we had wheelchair users and the staff were very accommodating. We were made to feel very welcome, the staff were friendly and nothing was too much trouble. We were not rushed in any way despite it being peak time. Thank you for making our day trip such a success, we will recommend you to others. Food was also good value and delicious, the learner all ate well.

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Thank jrobinson377
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

As you approach The Chippy on the Pier it looks great, position,plenty of customers and a friendly welcome.
Fish and chips look lovely,great colour,look very fresh.
It is when you see a bag of frozen chips being tipped into the fryer that you think, this isn't right
You expect freshly cut and cooked chips in a fish and chip shop.
Bland, mass produced frozen chips are not what you expect

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Thank Stewart P
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

See some really bad reviews for this place but my experience wasn't so terrible. The lady that served me was pretty friendly. I got a portion of cod and chips. I have to say compared to the local competition you get a stingy portion although it was still enough. The cod was pretty good! The chips were ok. They were not crisp and blandly floury. Not the worst chips I have ever had but ok. Plenty of salt and vinegar or sauce will fix it right up. It's convenient because it's right next to the beach on the end of the pier but there are far better choices to be had in Eastbourne. I would suggest getting them at Dolphin or Qualisea and walking the short walk back to the beach or in the case of Qualisea you can eat outside on their benches. If you really can't be bothered though, this will certainly do the job.

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Thank Bomchickawaawaa
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Re heated hard tasteless chips, fish dripping fat, white sausage in batter - never seen a white sausage from a chippy before! Cold hot chocolate, run out of tomato sauce and no forks left either.

Talking to the folks at the ice cream stall they say the quality and service is always terrible and no one knows how they stay open.

Suggest they don't, sell up and let someone who cares about what they do have a go.

Stay away!

Thank BillTerris
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