fish and chips


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fish and chips

pl.n.
Fried fillets of fish and French-fried potatoes.

fish and chips

n
(Cookery) fish fillets coated with batter and deep-fried, eaten with potato chips

fish′ and chips′


n.pl.
fried fish fillets and French fries.
[1875–80]
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Noun1.fish and chips - fried fish and french-fried potatoes
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
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The calibre of shops in this year's top 60 is outstanding - they are a true representation of our industry and sum up perfectly why British fish and chips are, and will always be, the best in the world.
The fish in his "famous" fish and chips is all sustainable, and they achieved Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) accreditation for the supply chain - the shop only buys MSC cod, hake and haddock.
We are determined to push fish and chips forward and make sure it remains a cool brand that will appeal to the younger generation.
This shop is now the sole business representing the entire region in the bid to be voted the UK's Independent Takeaway Fish and Chip Shop of the Year.
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