Fish and chips from Poppy’s in Spitalfields. London has a long history of fish and chip shops.

Fish and chips: the best in London, including a vegan version, and the dish’s Jewish (and French?) origins

  • London owes its traditional fish and chips to Jewish immigrants to the East End, who introduced fried battered fish in the 19th century
  • From Whitechapel to Herne Hill to Hackney, we try some of the best chippies in London, both classic and modern
Topic |   Food and Drinks

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Fish and chips from Poppy’s in Spitalfields. London has a long history of fish and chip shops.
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