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UK2004 Jun 30, 2010 10:06 AM

Can anyone recommend a good place for fresh fish and chips in either Brighton or Southampton, want to visit the seaside while it's hot and get some nice traditional fish and chips while there.

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    stanleyk RE: UK2004 Jun 30, 2010 12:11 PM

    A bit further west than Southampton but I have friends who really rate here

    http://www.verveine.co.uk/

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      Harters RE: UK2004 Jun 30, 2010 01:39 PM

      I asked the same question about Brighton on another board and was told that the chippy on the pier is best bet. It was shut on the day I was there and I ended up at a vile place on the front.

      1. greedygirl RE: UK2004 Jul 1, 2010 01:15 PM

        I suggest giving Brighton a miss - it will be hideously packed, and the beach is rubbish, and going to Ramsgate instead for fish and chips at Eddie Gilberts. Best I've had for a long time.

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          Baines RE: greedygirl Jul 2, 2010 07:59 AM

          Bournemouth has a few, in particular Chez Fred in Westbourne.

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            UK2004 RE: Baines Jul 2, 2010 10:33 AM

            Thanks, going to stay away from beach just wnt some food and a seaside walk, can you rent boats at seasides nowadays? Is there anythign to do in Ramsgate?

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