Fodor's Expert Review Frankie's Fish & Chips

$ Brae Seafood Fodor's Choice

Proudly claiming to be the northernmost fish-and-chips shop in Britain, this "chipper" is also the best of its kind on the islands. The combination of superfresh seafood—skate wings, squid, and crab legs—and light and crispy batter (including a gluten-free option) means Frankie's is everything a chip shop could be. Try the local mussels: you won't find any that are fatter or juicier in the United Kingdom. Sit on the deck or in the lovely dining room with views toward Busta Voe. The restaurant closes at 8 pm.

Seafood Lively Lunch Dinner $ Fodor's Choice Breakfast

Quick Facts

A970
Brae, Shetland Islands  ZE2 9QJ, Scotland

01806-522700

www.frankiesfishandchips.com

Known For:
  • Shetland mussels
  • Skate wings and squid rings
  • Its popularity (best to book)
  • King scallops in garlic butter
  • Early closing at 8 pm

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