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23 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AA, England
+44 1803 529584
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (155 reviews)
“amazing chips” (21 reviews)
“free samples” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food, British
23 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely yummy coated chips and crispy light battered fish. Even my kids ask for 'special' chips when we have a chippy treat once in a while. Lovely staff and great menu for sit down or takeaway.

Thank elworthy21
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Oh my god these are the best chips ever!! Theres always a chap who stands outside with tray chips fot the passer bys your ment to take 1 lol always take few extra haha.the chips are so fluffy inside but there not just any chip...More

Thank goodbye12
Reviewed 2 days ago

got say love chips at this place and have try fish as well so if you go in there you will love it and well worth going in sit down or takeaway

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went in at 7 asked for a kebab and chips to be told no kebabs this time of night go elsewhere!! Wanted to eat here after being recommended by a friend so asked for a chicken burger instead to be again told not at this...More

1  Thank Gingermcduff
Reviewed 3 days ago

We chose the Pensioners Fish and Cips. They come to your table take your order and bring you your meal. This is a must go to place if you visit Paignton, the Chips are done to perfection.

Thank John K
Reviewed 1 week ago

These were probably the best chips I’ve ever tasted, and the fish was really good. Staff were friendly. I would certainly eat there again.

Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Batter covered chips and a very nice piece of Cod. Been many times and always fresh and crispy.

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been coming to Paignton since I was a kid over a decade ago and have always gone to scoffs with my family many fond memories eating these chips and easily the best chippy in Devon ! An absolute Must visit !

Thank devonhippos
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd never had 'Yorkshire chips' before - where they batter them. They are fantastic. Can't comment on the rest of the fare, but everyone there (and it was busy!) looked happy. If I wanted to put on an awful lot of weight, I'd spend a...More

Thank LachlanRowland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off, the fish was beautiful, but the chips were awful, battered chips - we're from Yorkshire and I've never seen chips in Yorkshire that are battered like this. Far too much was very sickly.

Thank TKYorkies
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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.
Nicole D
9 January 2016|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
Don't waste your money. It's disgusting. The gobby old woman that runs the place is a disgrace. Her management skills are the worst I've ever seen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 529584
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