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Maddys Chippy

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25 St James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
+44 (0)1271 863351
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 85
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
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
Brilliant

Wow, wow, wow. Superb fish and chips and certainly one of the best we have ever had. Sam the waitress was amazing and made us all feel so at home. A wonderful experience all round!!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
Patrick M
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Wokingham, Berkshire
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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145 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Wokingham, Berkshire
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Wow, wow, wow. Superb fish and chips and certainly one of the best we have ever had. Sam the waitress was amazing and made us all feel so at home. A wonderful experience all round!!!!

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devon england
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53 reviews 53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

yes it,s true I don't know why everyone raves about squires in braunton, they do serve good foods,but maddy,s in ilfracombe is much better and superior in every way, not least because it,s cheaper as well. We live in the town and eat there regulary and the true test is consistancy,no matter what time you eat there it,s excellent every... More 

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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Situated in the quay area this restaurant has been open for a good few years,the fish is well cooked with a light bater and also served with a good helping of chips,the restaurant is basic but clean and staff that greet you with a friendly smile.Would recommend

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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89 reviews 89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Me my other half and best m8 had sausgaes and chips and it was pissing it down we was sat in car listening to the rain belt down while stuffinf our faces with maddies chips. I have never fauled their chips here sicne day 1 if u aint been you are missing out.

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Derry, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Traditional fish and chip shop. Best to sit in otherwise the seagulls will have your fish supper! Can be a bit pricey however well worth a visit if you are visiting Ilfracombe.

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Alton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Visited here three times during our stay in Ilfracombe for lunch in the restaurant, everything was always freshly cooked and and piping hot with friendly staff waiting on reasonably priced and always a bowl of water for our dog, with definitely be visiting Maddy's again when in Ifracombe

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Lovely takeaway food. We had planned to have a fish supper from the fish and chip shop local to our campsite in Mortehoe. Unfortunately they were closed as was the one in the next village! A quick phone call to Maddys sorted us out and the lovely girls in there served us a very welcome supper albeit an hour later... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The best fish and chips...not greasy, really light batter, good portion and reasonably priced. Eat in or takeaway.

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Datchet, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The fish and chips were excellent, fresh, not greasy and chips one of the best had in a "chippy". The service was very friendly and attentivr. The little restaurant is clean and friendly. Would visit again and can recommend, also reasonable priced.

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Kent, England
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90 reviews 90 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We had some chips on the High Street when we first arrived and they were disgusting. The cottage we rented advised us to use Maddy's and they are the best chips in Ilfracombe. The place was efficient, clean and offers value for money

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 25 St James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1271 863351

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