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Paul's Plaice

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170 Barton Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 8HN, England
01803 327 857
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
#1 fish and chip shop chips in the world...

There are lots of different types of chips in the world... Fat chips... thin chips... fries... curly and straight... pomme frites... potato chips... casino chips and chips off the old block. I'm not saying there aren't better chips out there but let me be clear: Paul's Plaice, Barton Hill Road... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Thursday 6.15 PM 26th I'm sorry to say the worse fish and chips sooooo greasy . batter on chips and uncooked batter on fish drove from torquey town town centre as went through recommendation on review of trip adviser website the place need an update review urgently .

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

There are lots of different types of chips in the world... Fat chips... thin chips... fries... curly and straight... pomme frites... potato chips... casino chips and chips off the old block. I'm not saying there aren't better chips out there but let me be clear: Paul's Plaice, Barton Hill Road, Torquay, Devon, England does, in mon op-in-ion, the best fish... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This shop should update it's website. It says it's open on Sundays and I travel to it. Shut!!! I can't therefore comment on current standards as I couldn't get in.

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Stourbridge
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I recommend these fish a chips to everyone I know they are the best quality, size and value for money, I have never had a bad meal and will always buy from here. The staff are very friendly and even though I live in Teignmouth 30 mins round trip would never go anywhere els, well done keep up the good... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The chips were tasty but super greasy the fish was bland. Used to be so good. Shame its gone this way.

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Devon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The best chips I've ever had ! I had a pea fritter and that was great. Husband had fish and chips and he loved his too. We will definitely be back !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Best chippie, hence the queue is always out the door. Always good food, service is fine and I always recommend and will be back soon :-)

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Newport, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

we always go to pauls plaice when we come here on hols but this week we was not happy at all with the chips they werent up to standard

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

If you are looking for a fantastic chippie, look no further. Renowned for their delicious battery style chips, great selection of fish and other items to accommodate most people's taste, this fish and chip shop is excellent. Friendly, family run business. Excellent portion sizes too. Can't fault it :))

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

After reading Trip Advisor reviews, we decided to go for fish and chips here - children and adults. Delicious! Very, very good. No contest - go there!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 170 Barton Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 8HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: 01803 327 857

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 16
  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips

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