A NEW chippy is to open in the south side this week.

Batter 'N will open its doors at the former Blue Lagoon site on Kilmarnock road on Friday.

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Fans will be able to sample the traditional fish and chip shop cuisine courtesy of Marjol Cela - the former head chef at Salt n Vinegar, across the road.

It's not yet known what time the restaurant will open but would-be diners have been advised to check the eatery's Facebook page for updates.

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