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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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Torquay, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, really love the fries here, everything cooked to perfection. Crispy batter, fluffy potatoes. My favourite, fish, chips with curry sauce and pickled onions X

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Thank Melli60
Torquay, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Without a doubt the very best chippie in Torquay - lovely battered cod and beautifully crispy chips - a lunchtime treat.

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Thank MaritzaPiliotis
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

I'm home from Oz and fancied a chip butty. I walked up to tesco and purchased Lurpak and some fresh white rolls in preparation for a delicious chip butty. Paul's Plaice was closed! On a Saturday night! Soooo disappointed- I have heard good things. Luckily my brother was on his way home and found another chippy.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

I really enjoyed my cod, chips and pickled eggs. The cod was fresh and full of flavour, the chips were lovely and every thing was very good value!

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Thank Christopher W
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Definitely the best chippy in Torquay, love the crispy bits in the chips and the curry sauce is the best. The staff are always really friendly which helps .

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Thank Mandi L
Torquay
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Local to us, but value Fish & Chips around!! Over the years we've tried them all, but if you want quality at a very reasonable price, give them a go!!

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Thank PaulBecks
Torquay, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Despite being pretty difficult to get to, its worth it for the chips. Fish is also very good but its really all about the chips

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Thank Jasmin012341
COVENTRY
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Food was not to bad have had better , price was good for what you got , staff friendy , on a main road so easy to get to

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Thank BLISS59
London
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Paul's Plaice is a proper fish and chip shop that doesn't try to be anything else- and why should it! The staff were genuinely friendly and cared about the customers. Very nice fish with a thin, almost tempura style batter. The chips had a light tempura too which we'd never had before but liked very much. Will return.

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Thank tris10London
England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place to grab a takeaway. Chips are crispy and soft in the middle. Everything is cooked very well and the curry sauce is lovely. Friendly staff and very reasonably priced. Would be my local if I lived here :)

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Restaurant Details

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
Average prices
$8 - $16
Cuisine
Fast Food, British, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?