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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


Fast food, British
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We always drop by Scoffs whenever we were in Paignton. Fish is decently sized and the chips are so tasty. Unfortunately, it was gutted by a fire last December 2018. Our visit in Paignton will nevrr be the same without a visit to Scoffs. Hope...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank cris_skyler29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not open due to large fire in October. Not sure if it will be rebuilt as a chip shop. Sadly missed. Will be in Paignton later in the year to see any progress.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Business is not there, as it burnt down earlier this year. It may take some time to rebuild the building, and those around it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RichB01
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

We visit Paignton every year and Scoffs is the best place to go for chips my whole family enjoy these chips .Fast service can't wait to come back for more

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank tigs2016
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Absolutely delicious, do not know how they do it but the fish and chips are brilliant. Proper seaside.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pat D
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Scoffs I am afraid is all burnt out...no more lovely fish and chips... I guess it will be a long while before they trade again.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank joemer1
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

No scoffs anymore. Terrible fire when I last visited. I think it will be a long time before it will be open again

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Olwen M
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely fish and chips,the best I have tasted. You get a chance to sample their chips outside. The chips are amazing, lightly coated with batter. They are crispy and plump chips and you do not get any edge pieces as you do in some fish...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank loveholidays366
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Love scoffs best fish shop ever .. we go to Torquay twice a year and always go to Paignton. To Scoffs .. so so upset they had a really bad fire this week .. hope they get back to business soon .. there will be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank goldfingers47
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Will never ever go in this chip shop it is unacceptable that people still act like this it is disgusting.

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank beckybB1347NR
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Roy J
4 January 2019|
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Response from Alex S | Reviewed this property |
When it burned it took 6 other businesses in the block with it.
10 September 2018|
Response from fmsam | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but try and Google the info you require
3 December 2017|
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Response from squirtie2016 | Reviewed this property |
It was open every day during the 14 days we were there, that was peak season.
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