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Kings fish and chips cafe

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61-62 High Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9QE, England
+44 1271 879020
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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319 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our last night of our break and we decided to have fish and chips. Came across this place and duly ordered with a carton of curry too. The fish was ok, the chips were disgusting, white looking and just tasted of oil and the curry sauce was just a lump in the carton. Extremely disappointed, fish and chips shouldn't be... More 

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Thank Chris T
Bewdley, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very clean and efficiently run shop. Good service and lovely crisp fish. Chips were the only let down as they were white and undercooked.

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Thank potsnpots
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

The cafe chose us rather than us the cafe - there were a number of big inflatables in the park opposite and by the time my 4 yrs old finished with all, she was starving. The cafe is actually a Fish and chips 90s style, from the crowded tables to the white paper table clothes. The waitresses prefer to sit... More 

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Thank Stefka H
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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222 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Fish and battered sausgaes were nice! I had to pick out half the chips they were too hard to eat! Think by other good comments, we had just been unlucky and got half of the load left in the chip box before as the reviews are very good! Ive worked in a chippy so know the drill! By time we... More 

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Thank Angiemays
Oxfordshire, England
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120 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

The chips were fantastic, the fish was nice. We had ordered large fish and large chips and then heard the server being berated for taking the order as the plates aren't big enough. The chips came on a separate plate with comments about "better finish them all" - said in jest but a little un-nerving. We had paid for the... More 

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Thank WagglerTango
Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We ate in here a few weeks ago while were on holiday here and we found the staff to be brilliant, friendly and helpful, the food was delicious and very reasonably priced. Best chippy in Ilfracombe!

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Thank coolerking1968
Northampton, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

The food was fantastic ,big plateful piping hot.it looks budget from the outside but clean and tidy.the family that ran the shop were lovely and friendly.definite value for money.

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Thank nursedebra
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We dine regularly at Kings and always receive a friendly welcome. The fish is always cooked to order so is always fresh. The prices are very reasonable and they do a special deal for pensioners which is very helpful. The fish and potatoes are of the best quality and their batter is scrumptious.

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Thank JanetEX34
Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

The fish and chips at Kings are the best in Ilfracombe, probably the best in the whole of Devon. They are always freshly cooked and the portions are enormous. The staff are welcoming and friendly and the service in the restaurant is good. Highly recommended.

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Thank Jeremy S
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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222 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely battered sausages and chips! Fresh and quick service! Polite customer service and reasonable price!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, British, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61-62 High Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 879020

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