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Edinburgh’s best fish and chips shops ahead of Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour



With Taylor Swift’s Edinburgh concerts finally just about here, fans far and wide will be flocking to the Scottish capital.

Swift will perform three nights in a row at the city’s as part of her record-breaking Eras Tour. Hundreds of thousands of ‘Swifties’ from across Scotland and beyond are set to see the superstar between Friday and Sunday.

Whether you are heading to Edinburgh for the first time or live there and are just looking for a way to honour the occasion, there is no better way to celebrate Swift’s appearance in the city than a fish supper either before or after the show.

The Scottish Daily Express has rounded up some of the top fish and chip spots across Edinburgh to head to this weekend during Taylor Swift’s three-night Eras Tour residency.

Bertie’s Proper Fish and Chips, Victoria Street

With an average rating of 4.5 out of five based on 4,800 reviews, Bertie’s Proper Fish and Chips comes highly recommended. Offering both sit-in and takeaway options, this stylish eatery even has a children’s menu for younger Swifties.

What one customer said: “Ordered haddock and chips which were absolutely delicious! Great atmosphere and located just a few hundred yards from Edinburgh Castle. Really friendly and helpful staff.”

The Chippy by Spencer, Broughton Street

The Chippy by Spencer has been called “spotless” and “very friendly”(Image: Google Maps)

The Chippy by Spencer, tucked away on Broughton Street, declares itself as the “the best Fish & Chips in the New Town”. Looking at recent reviews, and its average rating of 4.7 out of five based on 253 scores, it is hard to argue with that bold claim.

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