By Elizabeth Riggs

For many, there’s no better way to enjoy the Lenten season than indulging in a tasty Friday night fish fry. Lucky for those living in and around Springville, there are many places to grab a hearty meal that fits the bill. Fried, beer battered or broiled fish, paired with delicious sides like fries and mayo-based salads, this area has got you and your Friday evenings covered!

Apple Dumplin’, located at 521 South Cascade Drive, offers a Friday fish fry with a variety of homemade sides to choose from.

Cozy Corner, located at 690 East Main Street, will be offering Friday Fish Fry throughout Lent, served with coleslaw, bread and butter and your choice of potato.

Colden Country Inn, located at 8815 State Road, Colden, will be offering fish frys as well as shrimp dinners, seafood platters, scallop dinners and several more non-meat items every Friday throughout the Lenten season.

Colden Market and Café, located at 8796 State Road, Colden, is offering Icelandic haddock fish fry, fish sandwiches, fantail shrimp dinners, and seafood pot pies with shrimp, lobster and crab meat, every Friday until Easter.

Colden Mill Restaurant, located at 8348 Boston Colden Road, Colden, boasts their Friday fish fry to be the best in Western New York. The Mill will offer fish Tuesday through Saturday throughout Lent.

Harvest Room at Kissing Bridge, a bar and grill located at Kissing Bridge Ski Resort at 10296 State Road, Glenwood, is serving up fish frys on Fridays beginning at 5 p.m. through Easter.

JD’s Brew Pub Inc., located at 405 South Cascade Drive, offers a Friday fish fry with your choice of battered, baked or broiled fish, served with cabin slaw, macaroni salad, choice of potato and a slice of rye.

Julie’s Pizzeria, located at 12 East Main Street, will be serving a Friday Fish Fry and homemade New England clam chowder every Friday and Saturday throughout Lent.

Kiril’s Restaurant, located at 248 West Main Street, is serving up variety seafood options this Lenten season. Specials include coconut shrimp, rum glazed shrimp, scallop and apple salad, and Italian broiled fish, among other items.

Main Street Pizzeria and Cafe, located at 56 East Main Street, Suite 8, will adding a crab cake on an onion roll and a fish sandwich, both served with sides of mac and cheese, to their menu throughout Lent.

Mary’s Fireside Inn, located at 12133 Vaughn Street, East Concord, is offering a Friday fish fry with a battered filet served with sweet potato fries and coleslaw.

Papa Jakes, located at 243 West Main Street, on Fridays is serving up a Haddock filet, prepared with your choice of panko breading, broiled with lemon pepper seasoning, or Cajun style, with French fries coleslaw, crab macaroni or a garden salad.

Pit Stop Pizza Cafe, located at 689 East Main Street, is dishing up Friday fish fries served with curly fries, coleslaw, macaroni salad and a roll, in addition to fish sandwiches and veggie pizzas throughout Lent.

Springville Moose, located at 13080 Buffalo Road, is offering a Friday fish fry served with macaroni salad, coleslaw, your choice of potato and a roll, every Friday throughout lent.

Tim & Bonnie’s Pizza, located at 385 Cascade Drive, offers broiled or beer-battered fish dinners with your choice of baked potato or fries and two side of homemade salads.