The Hastings Observer is looking to find the best Chippy of 2016

Chippy of the Year
Chippy of the Year

Cod or Haddock? Mushy peas or curry sauce, with or without salt and vinegar, there’s nothing us Brits love more than a fish supper from the local chippy, and with thousands of chip shops in the UK everyone has their favourite!

Now we want you to tell us which of your local chippies gets your vote.

It could be because of the freshly cooked food, traditional style dishes, select and exclusive dishes you can find in only the place you use.

Perhaps you love the friendly staff, the traditional style or the way your fish is fried. We want to know.

We have drawn up a nominations list of chip shops and restaurants that will compete for the title of Chippy of the Year 2016. Entries will be printed in paper for two weeks where you can then vote for your favourite to appear as a finalist.

So who is deserving of a plaice in our selection of top finalists?

To vote from the list below, simply pick up the next issue of the paper and look for our Chippy of the Year feature, with instructions on how to take part.

Closing date for nominations is 10am, Friday, July 22, 2016.

Please be aware photocopied or defaced coupons will not be accepted. Hand delivered coupons to the office or coupons that are received after the closing date will also not be accepted.


Athena’s Fish & Chips Grill, 38 Western Rd, Bexhill

Battersby’s, 4 Bodiam Drive, St Leonards

Battle Fish & Chips, 1 Market Square, Battle

Big Fish, 387 London Rd, St Leonards

Blue Dolphin Fish Bar, 61B High St, Hastings

Bruno’s, 1 South Terrace, Hastings

Catch 22, 470 Old London Rd, Ore

Deep Blue, 171 Battle Rd, Hastings

Fish Hut, 8 Rock-A-Nore Rd, Hastings

Golden Phoenix, 211 Bexhill Rd, St Leonards

Hughenden Fish Bar, 9 Hughenden Rd, Hastings

Kettle ‘O’ Fish, 25 Wish St, Rye

King Cafe Restaurant, 2 Pelham Arcade, Hastings

King’s Fish Bar, 16 Kings Road, St Leonards

Life Boat Restaurant, 14 East Parade, Hastings

Louis Fish Restaurant, 32 Sea Rd, Bexhill

Maggies Fish Market Cafe, Fishmarket Rd, Rock-A-Nore Rd, Hastings

Man Yee, 83 London Rd, Hurst Green, Etchingham

Marino’s, 60 Sackville Rd, Bexhill

Marino’s, 37 The Mint, Rye

Minnie Berthas, 47 Marina, Bexhill

Neptune Cafe, 4-6 Pleasant Row, Hastings

Northiam Fish Bar, Station Rd, Northiam

Ocean Catch, 8 Pelham Arcade, Hastings

Ocean’s Eleven, 25 Bexhill Rd, St Leonards

Old Town Fish Bar, 38 George St, Hastings

Old Town Fryer, 1 East Beach St, Hastings

Peter’s Fish Bar, 27 Sedlescombe Road North, St Leonards

Peter’s Fish Bar, 25 London Rd, Bexhill

Promanade Fish Bar, 11 Marine Parade, Hastings

Smiffy’s Chippy, 51A Robertson Passage, Hastings

Taylor’s Fish Bar, 67 High St, Battle

The Chip Basket, 46 Ninfield Rd, Sidley, Bexhill

The Famous Cod Father Fish Bar, 9 East Parade, Hastings

The Fish Bowl, Wellington Place, Hastings

The Fishermans, 11 Cooden Sea Rd, Bexhill

The Flying Fryer, Unit 12, Suten Industrial Park, Marsh View, Sea Rd, Winchelsea

The Kingfisher, 6 Castle St, Hastings

The Lighthouse, 284 Priory Rd, Hastings

The Mermaid, 2 Rock-A-Nore Rd, Hastings

The Pelican, 63 Lydd Rd, Camber

The Seagull Restaurant, 7 East Parade, Hastings