V.C. JONES of Whitstable

Fish Restaurant & Takeaway

Serving since 1962

fish and chips

Three generations of our family have been serving freshly cooked fish and chips to the residents and visitors of Whitstable since 1962.

As one of the last fish and chip shops left in the south of England to fry in beef dripping, we are proud to maintain traditional pre-war traditions.

Our counter is now open and we are operating a contact-free delivery service. Our restaurant remains closed for the time being.

We ask our customers to respect our queuing system and to wear facemasks wherever possible.

To order a delivery just give our friendly team a ring, pay over the phone, we'll drop your freshly cooked fish and chips to you.

Call us on 01227 272703 or 07907 037999

We’ll be closing early this evening so we can catch the kick off. ...

Good luck @england this evening *tries to fit ‘saveloy’ into the Three Lions*

#saveloy #britishfood #whitstable #fishandchips

It’s going to be sunny out there today so don’t forget to put on sunscreen.

After all, you don’t want to end up the same colour as our saveloys do you.

#whitstable #sunny #sunscreenalways #sunscreen #beach

Which is better with your fish and chips? Cream Soda or Shandy by @benshawsdrinks #benshawschippychat ...

We love our Harbour St neighbours. Thanks @honeykanes for the sweet garnished drinks to keep us cool during a hot day of frying (the sweets didn’t last long enough for us to get a picture 😋)

Honey Kane’s are just next door to us, so you can always grab a slushie while you wait for your chips to be cooked.
#whitstable #whitstablebeach #shoplocal #sweetshop

With lockdown restrictions eased we know it will be busy this week and weekend. If you know that you want fish and chips from us over the next few days, please put in a pre-order so you aren’t disappointed.

Call on 01227 272703 or 07907037999.

Thank you to our generous customers. Because of you and your donations to our Pay It Forward scheme, not only have we been able to support people in isolation and suffering mental health problems by providing fish and chips through @foodfriendsuk and @caferevivalwhitstable outreach, we’ve also been able to donate meals to 25 families working with @theumbrellacafe for the 5th time!

Thank you from the whole VC Jones team and all of the people you’ve helped.

If you want to donate to our Pay It Forward scheme give us a call on 01227 272703 or drop us a PM and we’ll call you before we open the next morning.
#whitstable #community #fishandchips #kent

We’ve just seen the weather forecast for tomorrow...

*clears collective throats*
Feel free to hum along

🎵The weather tomorrow might be frightful,
But our curry sauce is so delightful,
And since you’ve no place to go,
Let’s deliver food to your home 🎵

#whitstable #fishandchips #fishandchipshop #snowday

We love our town. Whitstable is made up of so many wonderful independent businesses, many of which are unable to physically open. The VC Jones team have made a point of trying to shop locally and online to show them our support.
This week we pledge that when everything reopens we’ll enjoy cooling pints in @dukeswhitstable @theshipwhit @theoldneptune , we’ll go for dinner @sportsmankent @jojostankerton @samphire_whitstable @harbourstreettapas , we’ll browse and buy in @harbourbooks @rob_morris_front_jewellery @thewhitingpost @wallacepring @caroleridleyfashion , we’ll get ourselves pampered at @flowandcohair @pure_indulgencebythesea and at @pinkies_whitstable we’ll treat ourselves to flowers from @janeatgrahamgreener and will get all our household bits from @georgeswhitstable

What’s your #ipledge ?

The tools of our trade.
Our chip scoop is primed and ready, our boxes are waiting to be filled with tasty, freshly cooked fish and chips.
Why not give yourselves a Saturday treat and book yourselves a friendly contactless delivery. The best comfort food to keep you warm and cosy.

#whitstable #whitstablebusinesses #fishandchips #comfortfood

And just like that we were back to work.
Where did those two weeks go?

Normal opening hours resume and we look forward to serving you contactlessly or delivering to your homes.
#whitstable #fishandchips #ukfood

Hello everyone,
We thought we'd give you all a quick heads up that we’ll be closed from 11 January - 25 January for our annual 2 weeks off.

This year we’ll be enjoying cocktails in the kitchen instead of by the pool, catching up on projects, and spending time with our children/partners/pets.

See you all again on 26 January (and if you have any good Netflix suggestions let us know).

#whitstable #whitstablebusinesses #lockdown3

Merry Fishmas everyone!
Here are our opening hours for the coming weeks.
We wish all of our customers and all our local business neighbours a peaceful festive season.

#whitstable #shoplocal @shop_by_the_sea__ #christmas

There are lots of reasons to celebrate 5th December...
2 of our family and a member of staff have birthdays today...
There’s an equally important birthday too...
Happy birthday @whitproduce Makers of our favourite sandwich, purveyors of scrumptious sausage rolls and salads, and the team who fed us hot, sweet tea when we were in shock from our fire this year.
Have a wonderful day.
#smallbusinesssaturday #smallbusiness #whitstable #community #shoplocal