Good Friday fish and chips in South Tyneside - the seven top rated restaurants

It wouldn’t be Good Friday without fish and chips and there are plenty of local options.
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The tradition of eating fish on Good Friday stems from the Christian belief that Jesus was executed on Good Friday and sacrificed his flesh for our sins.

As a result, the Vatican laid out a rule that meant Christians should abstain from eating meat on Good Friday.

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Still to this day, people choose to eat fish instead of meat on Good Friday, whether they are religious or not.

With South Tyneside being such a prominent spot for fish and chips throughout the year, we have taken the top rated shops according to Google reviews to give you a guide on where to go this Friday.