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Francine's Fish & Chip Shop

15 North Prospect Road, Plymouth PL2 3HY, England
+44 1752 567577
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“kebabs” (10 reviews)
“cod” (12 reviews)
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Fast food, British
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15 North Prospect Road, Plymouth PL2 3HY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Massive portions, and the kids portions would fill up an adult, very tasty, and not soggy at all. 🙂

Thank Fin_Sct
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We bought fish & chips here before and very good now I think they must have changed management as the chips was pre cooked and dried up.The fish was greasy and over cooked and mostly batter will not recommend very disappointed

Thank nothappyUK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had 2 large fish n chips. Huge fish and lots of nice chips, but unfortunately the fish was bit dry. I did comment to my mrs, that I like it cooked fresh but it was taking longer to cook than usual! Thus, it was in...More

Thank chris_gfc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just picked up a fish and chips from Francines having enjoyed our meals in the past. Disappointed i'm afraid to say, although the portions are still generous, and the service good, the quality was lacking compared to last time. Chips had been under the lights...More

Thank headchef
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Has anyone else been disappointed recently. Complained about six weeks ago as there was little Fish just pockets of air and Batter. Response was poor and no replacement. Since the Fish has become poorer and poorer and very greasy. Certainly not worth the cost, the...More

Thank centralPlymouth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hubby and I are loyal to Jolly Roger's in Buckfastleigh, but as we now live in Plymouth we thought we should try a more local chip shop and chose Francine's. Mistake. Tough, flavourless chips and cod that looked as though it had been flattened with...More

2  Thank glynsarah2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a place! Friendly staff, food cooked fresh and very tasty. Extensive menu that is very good value for money. Kids meals are really good. Will definitely be back

Thank eleanorshelby
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My son and I ordered traditional cod and chips and mushy peas. Fish was nice chips where undercooked and mushy peas where tasteless . First time I've tried this place won't bother again. Not cheap and poor quality.

Thank Debra F
Reviewed 12 April 2017

There's a great choice of menu to choose from and to please all with good sized portions for your money. Be prepared to wait a little bit but well worth it as lots of food cooked to order.

1  Thank Birthdaygirl186258
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing lovely friendly staff Always have for two a large chips 2 fish and peas £12.85 Still some left over Value and quality

Thank Baldbomber007
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Jannerbloke
Food hygiene rating of only 2 in May 2016. What was the problem and has anything been done to sort it out?
31 July 2016|
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Response from Lee B | Reviewed this property |
No they are still at a two but just family run that's all hope that helps it is clean oil cleaned a lot cheers Lee
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 North Prospect Road, Plymouth PL2 3HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 567577
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Description
Every English town or city has its favourite chip shop, especially when you can also sit in and where the shop is a local hub or draws customers from miles around. Francine's is one of those. On the fringe of a very poor area, but award winning constantly busy and renown. Not fine dining but a good option for locals and visitors.fresh fish from the local quay. Well worth a Tripadvisor listing.
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