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1 Riverside Road | EX35 6EX, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
01598-75-36-00
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Dining options: Lunch

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
a late lunch

A cold day in Lynmouth and, as usual, we had forgotten to have any Breakfast There were hardly any visitors about and yet "Fish on the Harbour" set to and produced some of the best Chips I've ever had - Pipping hot, tasty and really crunchy - Brilliant

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Cheshire
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Have eaten twice at this establishment on our weeks holiday in Lynmouth and it is fantastic! The fish and chips were gorgeous, we also sampled plaice and deep fried seafood. All meals delicious and well presented. I have to be honest, I found prices resonable and less than expected for popular holiday location. The staff were reallly helpful and friendly,... More 

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We came on a day trip and stopped here for lunch. The fish and chips were freshly cooked and delicious. I would definitely recommend and if we are ever back down that way we'll definitely be going back.

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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Well prepared fish & chips. The whole haddock was so delicious that I barely talked to my wife during lunch. Well recommended.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Great service and Fish n Chips inspire of big sues on a bank holiday. Still a great fish and chip shop . See my last review.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

A cold day in Lynmouth and, as usual, we had forgotten to have any Breakfast There were hardly any visitors about and yet "Fish on the Harbour" set to and produced some of the best Chips I've ever had - Pipping hot, tasty and really crunchy - Brilliant

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Had a very nice late lunch her whilst on holiday in the area. Very clean and polite staff. The chips were particularly excellent and it was nice to have some more interesting vegetarian options. I had the Beetroot Burger which was very good.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We have eaten here before. The place is very clean and friendly. The fish is good value and well cooked. It is a very busy restaurant/take away.

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London, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I was too hungry to research best fish&chips in Lynmouth and this was the first place in sight after leaving the car park - it turned out to be a great one too. Very nice fish and chips - the batter felt much lighter than it usually is which was great, and the mushy peas tasted delicious. Would have loved... More 

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Peak District, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

£3.40 for a portion of chips with gravy.....do I need to say anymore. Shockingly expensive and to top it off the chips tasted like they were frozen! Absolutely dreadful. Avoid unless you are happy to be ripped off!

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tarkipoo, Owner at Fish on the Harbour, responded to this review

i am sorry you were not happy with the price of your food, are pricing range matches other businesses in our location and we have not had a price increase on the items you purchased for over two years.The prices are displayed at various places around our premises for customers to see before placing any orders. More 

Maidstone, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I had heart bypass surgery in July and was informed that I should avoid fatty foods so fish and chips were off the menu However while in Lynmouth we noticed this Fish and Chip shop and on the outside next to the menu was a sign displaying all the ingredients and fat content of the Fish & Chips which was... More 

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Address: 1 Riverside Road | EX35 6EX, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
Phone Number: 01598-75-36-00
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynmouth
Cuisine: Seafood, British

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  • Address: 1 Riverside Road | EX35 6EX, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynmouth
  • Phone Number: 01598-75-36-00

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, British

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