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Johnny's Plaice

6 Market Square, Biggleswade SG18 8AP, England
01767 312 424
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Ranked #31 of 38 Restaurants in Biggleswade
Cuisines: Seafood, British, Fast Food
Most recent review
- Sep 5, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

First timer at johnnys plaice on Saturday had fish n chips and it was very good, so tried the Chinese Fri night , must admit staff didn't seem with it when ordering,but must admit all was spot on and we really enjoyed our meal so will def use again ..

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Biggleswade
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Not that keen on the overall menu (I'm veggie and the selection is limited!) but the chips are great and service is fast.

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I fancied fish and chips so I thought I'd give this place a try! the chips were discusting and looked like they had been re-fried over several days and the fish had this funny taste to it like the oil had been used for something else. All in all it tasted terrible and I threw it away! Do not bother!

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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I have only been once and did not like the cod and chips I got as they were too oily. Other locals have also said it is not a great chip shop.

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Ayia Napa, Cyprus
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

this is my usual chippy and it is very clean (I have never had Chinese from here so I am not going to comment) the food is quick and nice with lovely crispy batter...

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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This is my local chippy. The chips are usually always good and the fish is usually to a high standard too with crispy batter (I cannot comment on the Chinese menu or other items). Sometimes there is a queue and you need to wait 5-10 minutes but that just means the fish is being cooked to order and not sitting... More

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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Seems to be staffed by 16 year olds who love to chat amongst themselves. Food is lacklustre and served with indifference. The initial appearance of the upstairs is that it is a student bedsit and the building is dilapidated despite the new signage. Food is not great and the chips are blanched and dumped in a large tray behind the... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

The place is a bit austere and not terribly welcoming and doubles up as a Chinese takeaway and chippy. Plumped for Chinese and pleased to say the food was very good.

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Bedfordshire
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

I ordered a takeaway from here and when it arrived there was two items missing. I rang to tell them and got into a heated argument because they were refusing to re-deliver the missing items, stating that they would give me the missing items the next time i made an order. I said this is not good enough, i had... More

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London
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

the title says it all. Went there first time today, place wasn't busy so there's no excuse for the horrible food. Don't bother. Go somewhere else.

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