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Docherty's fish and chip shop

257 Westbury | Sherborne, Sherborne DT9 3EH, England
+44 1935 812094
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“cod” (7 reviews)
“light batter” (2 reviews)
“fabulous food” (2 reviews)
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Fast Food, British, Seafood
257 Westbury | Sherborne, Sherborne DT9 3EH, England
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

the q outside was testament to the popularity of this place for the locals - but it moved quickly and was worth the wait - absolutely delicious cod and chips. Friendly staff and service too.

Thank Alice B
Reviewed 25 July 2018

A visit to Sherborne is always enjoyable, perhaps taking in an agreeable local hostelry too, but an early evening supper at Docherty's, located upstairs at the Abbey Frier, is a must-do. Typically there's a steady stream of customers for the ground-floor shop, undoubtedly a good...More

Thank Occasional_Critic
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Great to take the opportunity to sit down in comfort with a nice bottle of wine to eat your fish and chips

Thank grahamchase
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We went to Sherbourne because of the reviews on trip Advisor for this place plus the Abbey reviews. The service was so friendly and quick but the best part was the meal itself. Big portions served hot and delicious tasting fish and chips. Sorry we...More

Thank karobski
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Generous portions of succulent, steamed fish inside perfect batter. Matched by great chips, friendly Scottish service and high level of energy and friendly welcome. Could not rate this more highly

Thank epupafalls
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I visit Abbey Friar takeaway frequently but had never been in Docherty’s bar. It is certainly hidden away, it felt so cosy with a lovely atmosphere, I loved the rustic feel and the service was the quickest I’ve had in my life. Fish and chips...More

Thank Freya H
Reviewed 11 April 2018

this Chicago gal LOVES this fish & chips shop, best I have ever experienced in the UK. great menu, wonderful & fun owners, best food hands down, FAB! Debra

Thank debra p
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Tiny Fish and chip shop, with no "Fish and Chip" signage outside. Splendid fresh fish and chips makes for a cheap dinner when out and about in Sherbourne

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Since we moved to Sherborne a few months ago I have constantly passed by this wonderful smelling chip shop. Went in for fish and chips at peak time and the food - and service - lived up to the amazing smell. We'll be back, regularly.

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We booked the Abbey Friar restaurant rather than a takeaway as we were going to a concert in the Abbey. Upstairs is cosy and needs more lighting but atmosphere and service was great. We had the two fish dinner and wine combo at £20. The...More

Thank AndrewCov
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  • Address: 257 Westbury | Sherborne, Sherborne DT9 3EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sherborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 812094
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