The 2017 National Fish & Chip Awards
Finalists - 26 January 2017

Below are details of finalist businesses and individuals in the various award categories of the 2017 National Fish & Chip Awards. Businesses are ranked alphabetically and not in any particular scoring order.

Independent Takeaway Fish and Chip Shop of the Year Award

Region: Scotland

Fochabers Fish Bar, 19 High Street, Fochabers, Moray, IV32 7DX, www.fochabersfishbar.co.uk


Region: Wales

Hennighan's Top Shop, 123 Maengwyn Street, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8EF, www.hennighans.co.uk


Region: Northern Ireland

The Dolphin Takeaway, 19 Georges Street, Dungannon, County Tyrone, BT70 1BT, www.dolphindungannon.co.uk


Region: North East England

Millers Fish & Chips, 55 The Village, Haxby, North Yorkshire, YO32 2JE, www.millersfish.co.uk


Region: North West England

Hodgson's Chippy, 96 Prospect Street, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 3BH, http://hodgsonschippy.com


Region: Midlands

Oldswinford Fish & Chips, 140 Hagley Road, Dudley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 2JD, http://oldswinfordfishandchips.co.uk


Region: Eastern England

Burton Road Chippy, 169 Burton Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN1 3LW, www.burtonroadchippy.co.uk


Region: London & South East England

Henley's of Wivenhoe, 9 Vine Parade, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO7 9HA, www.henleysfishandchips.co.uk


Region: Central & Southern England

Godfrey's Fish and Chips, 41 High Street, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2SD, www.godfreyschips.com


Region: South & West England

Kingfisher Fish and Chips, Chaddlewood Shopping Centre, 6b Glen Road, Plympton, Plymouth, Devon, PL7 2XS, www.kingfisherfishandchips.co.uk


Best Newcomer Award

Longsands Fish Kitchen, 27 Front Street, Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear, NE30 4DZ, www.longsandsfishkitchen.com


North Beach Fish and Chips, North Marine Promenade, North Marine Drive, Bridlington, East Yorkshire, YO15 2LX, www.northbeachfishandchips.co.uk


Stargazy Fish Bar, London Road, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8JJ, www.stargazyfishbar.co.uk

Best Foodservice Operator Award

fish! Kitchen Limited, Cathedral Street, Borough Market, London, BR7 5EY,

www.fishboroughmarket.com


The Comfy Duck, Barton Street, Grimsby, NE Lincolnshire, DN37 7LF, www.thecomfyduck.com


Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC, Bradford, http://your.morrisons.com/Store-finder/Market-Street-Cafe/


Good Catch – The Sustainable Seafood Award

Fish City, 33 Ann Street, Belfast, BT1 4EB, www.fish-city.com


Papa's, Great Gutter Lane, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU10 6DP, www.papasfishandchips.com


Rockfish, www.therockfish.co.uk

With branches at:

  • Brixham Fish Market, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 8AJ
  • 8 South Embankment, Dartmouth, Devon, TQ6 9BH
  • Sutton Harbour, 3 Rope Walk, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 0LB
  • Pier Head, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 1DU
  • 20 Victoria Parade, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2BB


Healthy Eating ‘Fish and Chips’ Award

Fish City, 33 Ann Street, Belfast, BT1 4EB, www.fish-city.com


Towngate Fisheries, 56 High Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD10 8NN, www.towngatefisheries.co.uk

Independent Fish and Chip Restaurant of the Year Award

Harbour Lights, Arwenack Street, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 3LH, www.harbourlights.co.uk


Mister C’s, 61-63 Micklegate, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 8FU, www.mistercs.co.uk


The Fishermans Wife, Khyber Pass, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3PZ, http://thefishermanswife.co.uk


The Pelican, 1 Oakland Park, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 2BZ, www.pelicanfishandchips.co.uk


Seafresh Restaurant, 80-81 Wilton Road, London, SW1V 1DL, www.seafresh-dining.com

From Field To Frier Award

Krispies, 57 Exeter Road, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 1PX, http://krispies.co.uk


Papa's, Great Gutter Lane, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU10 6DP, www.papasfishandchips.com


Towngate Fisheries, 56 High Street, Idle, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD10 8NN, www.towngatefisheries.co.uk


Marketing Innovation Award

Fish City, 33 Ann Street, Belfast, BT1 4EB, www.fish-city.com


Kingfisher Fish and Chips, Chaddlewood Shopping Centre, 6b Glen Road, Plympton, Plymouth, Devon, PL7 2XS, www.kingfisherfishandchips.co.uk


Papa's, Great Gutter Lane, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU10 6DP, www.papasfishandchips.com

Staff Training and Development Award

Fochabers Fish Bar, 19 High Street, Fochabers, Moray, IV32 7DX, www.fochabersfishbar.co.uk


John Dory's, Head Office, 7 Temple Road, Lisburn, County Antrim, BT28 2PD, www.johndorys.co.uk


Papa's, Great Gutter Lane, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU10 6DP, www.papasfishandchips.com


The Frying Squad, Angela Crothers, 9 Balloo Road, Bangor, County Down, BT19 7PG, www.fryingsquad.com

Best Mobile Fish and Chip Operator Award

Dodson's Fresh Catch, West Yorkshire, www.dodsonsfreshcatch.co.uk


The Hip Hop Chip Shop, Manchester, www.thehiphopchipshop.com


Tom & Simon's Kitchen, Nottinghamshire, www.tomandsimonskitchen.co.uk


Best Multiple Fish and Chip Operator Award

Clems Fish Restaurants, www.clems.org.uk

With branches at:

  • 3-4 Tenters Street, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 7AD
  • 61 Front Street, Chester le Street, County Durham, DH3 3BJ
  • 7 Albert Street, Shildon, County Durham, DL4 2DN
  • 16 Clyde Terrace, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 7SE
  • 2 Maritime Terrace, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR1 3JT


John Dory's, www.johndorys.co.uk

With branches at:

  • Hillsborough Road, Lisburn, BT28 1JN
  • Carryduff Centre, Carryduff, BT8 8RB
  • Ballygowan Road, Belfast, BT5 7LH
  • Holywood Road, Belfast, BT4 1PD
  • King’s Square, Belfast, BT5 7EA
  • Ballyhackamore , Belfast, BT4 3EU
  • Cherryhill Shopping Centre, Dundonald, BT16 1LA


Rockfish, www.therockfish.co.uk

With branches at:

  • Brixham Fish Market, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 8AJ
  • 8 South Embankment, Dartmouth, Devon, TQ6 9BH
  • Sutton Harbour, 3 Rope Walk, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 0LB
  • Pier Head, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 1DU
  • 20 Victoria Parade, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2BB

NFFF Fish and Chip Quality Award ‘Champion’ Award

Black's Finest Fish And Chips, 159 High Road, Halton, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2 6PY, www.blackschippy.co.uk


Fochabers Fish Bar, 19 High Street, Fochabers, Moray, IV32 7DX, www.fochabersfishbar.co.uk


Shillingfords, 18 Briton Ferry Road, Neath, West Glamorgan, SA11 1AA, http://shillingfordsfishandchips.co.uk

Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year Competition

Elise Boothroyd, Fochabers Fish Bar, 19 High Street, Fochabers, Moray, IV32 7DX


Andrew Hillier, Harbourside Fish & Chips, 35 Southside Street, Barbican, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 2LE

James Houlston, Our Plaice, 96 Comberton Hill, Kidderminster, West Midlands, DY10 1QH


George Papadamou, Papa’s, Great Gutter Lane, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU10 6DP


Luke Pope, Bankers Fish Restaurant, 116A Western Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 2AB

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