National Fish & Chip Day 2021: Sunderland Echo readers pick their favourite chippies
It’s fish and chip Friday – and as the nation celebrates one of its favourite dishes, we want to know where you’re going for yours!
National Fish & Chip Day is back for a sixth year and today (Friday, June 4) is all about celebrating the industry involved in the iconic meal.
From chippies and pubs to restaurants and retailers, we asked the Sunderland Echo readers to shout out their favourite place to go for fish and chips.
More than 400 people got in touch on the Echo’s Facebook page to share their number one pick. You can add your own to our post here.
So whether you’re having cod or haddock, curry sauce or gravy, salt and vinegar or not, there’ll be somewhere offering your ideal chippy tea.
While you ponder over your order and wait for dinner time to roll around, take a look at the list below and decide where you’re going.
Here are some of the most popular suggestions, as made by the readers:
Angels: Derwent Street
Chip & Fish: Ryhope Road
Crozier Fisheries: Crozier Street
Donwell Chippy: Durham Avenue, Washington
Downey's Fish and Chips: Silksworth Lane, Marine Walk, St Luke’s Terrace plus North Terrace, Seaham and South Street, West Rainton
Fountain's: Edmonton Square
Golden Fry: Durham Road
The Hut: Warwick Terrace
Kullar Fish Bar: Queensway, Houghton
Merrills Fish Grill: Chester Road
Pier Fish & Chips: Pier Cottage, Marine Walk
Queens Cafe: Dykelands Road
The Seaburn Bay, Whitburn Bents Road
Tommy's: Doxford Park Way
Young's Traditional Fish & Chips: Villette Road