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“Never again”
Review of Fortune's Kippers

Fortune's Kippers
Ranked #2 of 28 Shopping in Whitby
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We have bought from the smokehouse many times over the years and always managed to let the attitude of the miserable sods that run it go over our heads . But when you buy stuff that is sub standard you tend not to repeat the exercise . We called in last week and bought 2 pairs of their most expensive kippers , they were awful , dry things that bore no resemblance to anything we have bought there before , really tasteless and after the bones were removed there was were little meat left . I really think it's time they packed in.

4  Thank terrys821
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Excellent kippers at a very reasonable price, all smoked on the premises. Nothing better than walking down to the shop, picking up a large kipper and walking back to cook it for breakfast!

1  Thank RR379
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

A small artisan smoke house producing excellent kippers. They sell several sizes and I love the large ones.

Thank J_Jarndyce
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

You must make a point to call at Fortunes! The tastiest smoked bacon ever, and their kippers are even better, if that's possible. Haven't tried the pate, but if it's even almost as good as the kippers n bacon it will be excellent. Hey if it's good enough for "The Codfather" (Rick Stein) then it's good enough for anyone!!!

Thank Aletta W
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

If you want some traditionally made food, this is the place to visit.

No frills, don't expect mindless chat, but do expect top notch produce from an expert.

The wonderful aroma from the smokehouse greets you well before you arrive, promising a real treat later.

A joy. And not expensive for such quality.

Thank Stu
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