Maggie's Fish & Chips

8-9 Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 3DW

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Don't just take our word for it, read all about us in our glowing press reviews, which speak for themselves. "Maggie's... so fresh was the cod, straight from the market downstairs.." (The Sunday Times, 1st July 2022), "One of the top 20 fish & chips by the sea" (The Observer, 5th June 2022).

Maggie Banfield may no longer be at the helm, but Stan, Lionel and all the fabulous Maggie's team certainly are doing her proud, taking on the baton and quite literally serving some of the best fish and chips on the south coast. Choose from staple favourites: cod, haddock or scampi and chips, with portion sizes to suit and a tailored menu just for children. Daily fish specials are also on offer, skate, dabs or monkfish to name a few. For those who prefer something different, how about sausages (regular and vegetarian) or fried halloumi? Lots of side dishes to choose from too, including mushy peas and our delicious homemade tartare sauce.

Although we offer all of the above as a takeaway option, why not try fish with a twist at our latest new foodie venture, Maggie's at the Boat, just a line catch from our cafe. Situated opposite the East Hill Cliff Railway you will find Hastings Old Town street food at its finest here. Try inventive takeaway cuisine, such as smoked fish chowder, dabs in a bun or sweetcorn fritters with excellent dip accompaniments such as Sriracha Marie Rose or wild garlic aioli and seasonal cordials and soft drinks.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • 857geoffh
      Sissinghurst, United Kingdom
      If you enjoy fish and chips, then Maggie's is the place to go to
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 26th September 2023
      Maggie's Fish and Chips are excellent! We called in for lunch. The staff were friendly, helpful and efficient. My wife is Gluten Free but her fish was specially prepared so that it was not... Read full review
    • K2613IKmaryh
      Lives up to it's reputation
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 24th October 2023
      Friends recommended Maggie's and I wasn't disappointed. It's small and was fully booked for lunch but the very friendly staff still managed to squeeze me in. The serving of cod and chips (£14.80 at... Read full review
    • GeminiOne11
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Lovely fresh cod
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 27th October 2023
      Lovely meal very filling we had fish chips mushy peas and two drinks. My 93 year old friend said it’s good fresh fish and for a change he was right Read full review

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