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Golden Union Fish Bar

38 Poland Street, London W1F 7LY, England
+44 20 7434 1933
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Fast food, British
38 Poland Street, London W1F 7LY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just like last time, a few years ago, the food was great, the portions were huge and the service was excellent. Great fish, great pies, fabulous chippy!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank j0urney86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re in the mood for some good fish and chips - this place is for you. Golden Union is a cafeteria style casual restaurant which is tightly packed with lots of seating. Though it was a cold November evening, the place was extremely hot...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 500sannam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Close to work so this is one of my places for lunch. Usually go for small cod and chips. £10 takeaway but it is so good. Fish is cooked fresh. Staff are amazing. If you want a good fish and chips, come here.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pauloX78FF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a busy Friday evening we quickly got a walk in table for two. Friendly staff in a very clean and traditional style fish shop. Standard size Plaice and Chips and Cod and chips were both cooked to order and tasted the freshest we can...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to have a mid afternoon fish and chips lunch after arriving in London early morning so I looked it up in tripadvisor. Well let me tell you it was fresh, not oily at all and plenty of food- great lunch and tasting. I would...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank leapinLou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited Golden Union on several occasions, and I have never been disappointed. They really seem to capture the essence of Fish n chips - the restaurant is cozy with chequered cloths and a diner inspired interior, and it has a great atmosphere! Another...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank vaffelhovede
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to the golden union on several acasions and I really think they have passion and love to create a great Fish and chips, the Resturant is not so big but it’s worth waiting for. Trust me when I say this, it’s the best...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank davidfD1111ZR
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This chain fish and chips shop prides itself on fresh oil. The food was good, numerous fish options available and some things for non-fish eaters too. The ambiance is essentially McDonalds but with table service. Even so, if you don’t want to stand outside to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ichecked
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Order one cod fish n chips, fish is in good shape and batter was crunchy and not oily, very good one. Service is also good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Edward L
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Great place for classic fish and chips. Lots of seating and great service. I would come back here again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Quills G
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Thank you for your enquiry , We should be re-opened on the 9th of March .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Poland Street, London W1F 7LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7434 1933
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This traditional fish and chip restaurant has received great reviews from the critics. locals and tourists alike. With afternoon offers and home made pies and sides, this restaurant is a must for anyone who lives or is visiting London. Set in the heart of Soho the restaurant is clean and viberant, with a post war 50s decor and a great set of staff providing the best service.
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