After months of anticipation, the winner of MK's Best Chippy has finally been announced after Milton Keynes residents 'battered' it out to nominate their favourite chippy for the top spot.
Rising energy bills and increased costs of cooking oil, potatoes and fish due to the war in Ukraine has meant the price of fish and chips has gone up.
To support struggling fish and chip shops in Milton Keynes, MKFM relaunched their search to find the very best chippy in the local area.
After months of anticipation, the winner of MK's Best Chippy has finally been announced.
MKFM launched the competition earlier this year and Milton Keynes residents rallied in to cast their vote for their favourite chippy.
This overwhelming number of votes shows the level of passion the community has for the iconic British favourite.
Top 5 (in no particular order):
Enzo’s Fish Bar: 12 High St, Olney MK46 4BB
Moores Fish & Chips: Locations across MK (Monkston, Newton Leys and Oxley Park)
Smarts Fish & Chips: Various locations across MK (Bletchley & Stony Stratford)
St Mary’s Chippy: 20 St Mary's Ave, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 5DT
Westfriers Fish and Chip Shop: 14 Barnsdale Dr, Westcroft, Milton Keynes MK4 4DD
Walnut Tree Traditional Fish and Chips: 20 Fyfield Barrow, Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes MK7 7AN
Napoli Fish Bar!
Napoli Fish Bar, in New Bradwell, has been open for over 40 years, with three generations of fryers.
Luciano Pilla, owner of Napoli Fish Bar, said: "I just want to say thank you to all the customers and staff. We are now on the third generation, my parent's started it and now my daughters and son are working with us.
"It has not been an overnight success! I know we have won best chippy, but there are so many chip shops in Milton Keynes and I want people to support them all. There's a lot of things going on but I want fish and chips to be around for years!"
"I want to thank everybody, thank the staff, thank the great team and the lovely area."
You can visit Napoli Fish Bar at:
175 Newport Rd, New Bradwell, Milton Keynes MK13 0AL
The golden prize package for Napoli Fish Bar includes:
- MK's Best Chippy 2022 certificate
- Article on our website and shared on our social media pages
- One month's FREE radio advertising and promotion on MKFM - worth over £500!