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The Lemon Plaice

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2 Norcot Road, Reading RG30 6BU, England
+44 118 942 7086
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Reading, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have used this chippie for the last 9 years, all the food is fresh and not greasy, the shop is clean and the staff are all friendly. If you want food on a Friday night be prepared to wait as it usually packed which only tells you how good it is.

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Thank wendy b
Reading, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I only go here on a Sunday as my usual one is closed as I work Sundays and some time I'm just to tied to cook. And if it's been 6 months since last time I went and have forgotten how bad it is. I go in the staff are rude. It's like they think there the only chip shop... More 

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Thank alanfoodsmasher
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in lunch time for fish and chips rather greasy hope this is a one off free car park at rear. .....

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Thank Magpie1965
Reading
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Not sure what has happened here but it has gone downhill. You used to be guaranteed decent fish and chips but sadly now you're lucky to get them. Have given it enough chances but sadly it's time to move on.

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Thank robmckenzieuk
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely terrible never had a bad meal as much as this place! Fish was chewy and stale and chips and fish both cold! Vile will never go back

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Thank Jasper0111
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

After going to this fish and chips regularly, for the last year we thought we'd get 4 portions of fish and chips for ourselves and our visiting parents. Only when my partner got home he noticed they'd forgotten one fish. Yes we should have rung on the night but when you have hungry guests the last thing I wanted to... More 

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Thank Hannah M
Reading, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Fantastic, speedy service which ensure that everyone one in the queue gets served within a reasonable amount of time. The fish and chips are to die for and this is complimented by the overall high class and friendly service. The food is tasty and appetising from a full range from fish- chicken sides. They have also got a huge menu... More 

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Thank Timothy H
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Really small potions the two woman at front oh house serving are very rude and don't know how to smile don't wast you're time with there curry sauce as its disgusting

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1 Thank Kevin S
Pangbourne, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We were really looking forward to our fish & chips. We don't often use The Lemon Plaice but our son uses it regularly so we thought give it a go. What a disappointment, when we opened up our wrappings, the chips were luke warm, not a good start, I had to put them in the microwave, and the batter on... More 

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1 Thank JeannieG123
Reading, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We went here one evening there was a bit of a queue but we didn't have to wait long. The food was well cooked and very tasty, portion sizes were good not to big not to small, we will be going again

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Fast food, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Norcot Road, Reading RG30 6BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 942 7086

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