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The 7 Best Fish And Chips Restaurants Near Columbus

Updated: September 6, 2022

The perfect battered fish and crispy chips at these Columbus venues will transport you to the seaside. We analyzed top review sites and leading local food articles for the great fish and chips shops featured on this list. Don’t wait to sample the cod, salmon, and catfish perfectly paired with mushy peas, chips, and tartar sauce options at these Columbus stores.

Find the perfect Fish and chips spot

The Pearl

New American, $$, ColumbusNew American, $$Columbus, Victorian Village
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Jonesing for seafood? Check out Columbus' top 4 spots

    Hoodline, 2019

Fadó Irish Pub

Bar, $$, ColumbusBar, $$Columbus, Easton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

The Elevator Brewery and Draught Haus

Brewery, $$, ColumbusBrewery, $$Columbus, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Eddy's Chicken and Waffles

American, $, ColumbusAmerican, $Columbus
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 4.0

Golden Fried Chicken and Fish

American, $$, ColumbusAmerican, $$Columbus, South Central Hilltop
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

The Old Bag of Nails Pub

Pub, $$, ColumbusPub, $$Columbus, Eastgate
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

The Blarney Stone Tavern

New American, $$, WorthingtonNew American, $$Worthington
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Why these restaurants?

We know how tough it is to find the best Fish and chips in Columbus. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 5530 restaurants, and 161 lists and articles from top sources like Hoodline. For example, we considered Hoodline - Jonesing for seafood? Check out Columbus' top 4 spots as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. Fish and chips connoisseurs and amateurs alike are bound to enjoy this list of the best Columbus Fish and chips.

Most common questions

There are 15 fish and chip spots in Columbus.

Kitchen Social, Arabella Restaurant & Ice Cream, and Matt The Miller's Tavern are the highest-rated fish and chips spots for take-out in Columbus.

Kitchen Social, Arabella Restaurant & Ice Cream, and Matt The Miller's Tavern are the highest-rated fish and chip spots for dinner in Columbus.

Kitchen Social, Arabella Restaurant & Ice Cream, and Matt The Miller's Tavern are the highest-rated fish and chip spots for lunch in Columbus.

The Pearl is the highest-rated fish and chip spot that is good for a date night in Columbus.

Drink pairing tips for Fish and chips

  • Rueda and fish and chips


    If your food palns include Fish and chips, then you should consider helping it along with some white wine. We find that a Rueda, with its hits of citrus, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

  • A next-level pairing for Pale Ale

    When ordering fish and chips, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Pale Ale, a popular beer.

Factoids about Fish and chips

  • A tasty history lesson

    The fish and chips was only thought up in 1860s! We wonder what people ever did without some good fish and chips in their lives...

  • A big feat in 2018

    In Birmingham, United Kingdom, Fish and chips-lovers celebrated a special day on February 9, 2018. Some still remember this as the day when the fish and chips was made, weighing no less than 121 pounds and 3 ounces.


  • A day about fish and chips

    Want to indulge in some amazing fish and chips? Join the celebration of United Kingdom’s National Fish and Chips Day held every June 3.

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