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Barbican Fish Bar

36 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth, England
+44 1752 261432
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (46 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Fast Food, British
36 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Eat in or take out Fish and Chips. Service good Portions good. If you want fish and chips and you are in the Barbican it is a very good place to stop at.

Thank WorldTLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a chippie tea on the way home decided to eat in. The entire time we were ordering the what we asumed manager sat in the seating area shouting over to us and his staff. Not only was it rude you completely undermined...More

1  Thank claire T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a fancy for some chips so not knowing the area I just went into the first one I saw. I was the only one in there but still waited to be served. I ordered a cheeseburger and chips. It’s the first time I’ve...More

Thank altoworks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a bite to eat before heading back to our car and hotel. Opted for this restaurant because it looked quiet, with only one table occupied, we needed to get back before the parking ticket ran out on the car parked on The...More

Thank LellynIan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We met a lovely lady called Marion yesterday on the number 42 bus from Derriford Hospital. She got chatting to us and recommended this pla(i)ce to eat. We found the restaurant and ordered two 'pensioner specials', priced at £5.45, which included a hot or cold...More

Thank roslynpeter
Reviewed October 1, 2017

It is not my favourite one but it has is point! It is clean , very fast and cheap! The fish and chips are very good!

Thank zaziei
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Exactly what the Barbican sells. Fish from the local fish market. All cooked fresh to order. Lovely.

Thank 70Maddy
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

The fish and chips are delicious and in my opinion better than Harbourside next door, what lets this place down is the staff. How can they all be so miserable!? Service needs to improve!!

1  Thank Rufio131
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Very dissapointed although the food is lovely the staff that work there let the place down we used to enjoy are regular family meals there untill recently the staff are very rude unhelpful not good at there job in anyway second time I've had my...More

1  Thank sasha w
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Considering its in a fish warf area you would expect fresh fish of food quality. Nope sorry soggy over cooked fish that was so small. Chips were chunky fresh but not well seasoned. A very sad hamburger using cheap patties and cheese to finish. The...More

Thank Auscoach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 261432
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