Monday, 17 January 2011

S Clerk St petition gets 558 signatures

The Newington Traditional Fish Bar had no problem getting a late hours catering licence but apparently, the Council advised the owner there was no need for planning permission changes.  There was.  As it is in a residential 'area of special sensitivity' the proprietor needed planning permission to serve food after 8pm.

The planning permission was duly granted last week - but only after an extensive (and costly) delay and a week long petition which gathered 558 signatures of local patrons, backing the bid to regularise late opening.

So this post is just a little extra publicity to help after a difficult period for the owner.  And apparently, the fish and chips are special.  It is at 23 South Clerk Street.   And a restaurant selling fish teas in the downstairs section is also planned.


Anonymous said...

Best chips in Edinburgh by my reckoning!!

Dave said...

Best chips I remember anywhere, not just Edinburgh!

Vareek Breaden said...

Hi cameron,

Thanks for your support and thanks to all our customers for their well wishes. We really appreciate it. We have been made to feel like we contribute to the community and look forward to serving great food for the years to come.

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