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Summary

£30
    £
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Tony & Sean McDermott “deserve all their awards” at this “great fish ’n’ chippie (est 1987), on the outskirts of Croydon”, but “worth going miles out of your way” for; it’s “always packed”, so expect to queue.

Summary

£30
    £
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Perfectly cooked skinless cod, crispy batter, excellent chips, fresh bread & butter, little dish of pickled onions and gherkins, homemade tartare sauce” – no wonder Tony and son Sean McDermott achieve outstanding ratings for their veteran New Addington chippie (est 1987).

Summary

£30
    £
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“McDermott’s is a Croydon phenomenon”: albeit one “set in a dull, suburban shopping centre”, it “consistently serves the best fish ’n’ chips”. The ambience – or lack of – has “improved no end” after a recent revamp, and if anything the always “brilliant” staff “seem to have doubled their efforts” too.

Summary

£29
    £
5
Exceptional
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Tony McDermott’s stalwart chippy is “just simply the best for miles around”; “daily deliveries from the south coast ensure the fish is at its freshest”, and it’s served in “generous portions” too. Shame about the “scruffy location in a downtrodden shopping arcade”, in the 'burbs, but “that is the only complaint”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu, Portions
84

Prices

Traditional European menu

Main Veggies Pudding
£14.10 £1.55 £3.10
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £13.50
Filter Coffee £1.40
Extras  
Service 10.00%
5-7 The Forestdale Shopping Centre Featherbed Ln, Croydon, CR0 9AS
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑9:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑9:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑9:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑9:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑9 pm
SundayCLOSED

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