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Rock 'n' Sole Fish Bar

15 Strand Hill, Dawlish EX7 9HR, England
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“chip shop” (5 reviews)
“local chippy” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, British, Seafood
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15 Strand Hill, Dawlish EX7 9HR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd visit second disappointment. Another 2-3 minutes in the frier and the chips would be cooked, rather than a white slippery consistency. Very generous fish portions but also a bit more cooking would improve. Hard to understand why a chippy can regularly under cook food....More

Thank mrpiggy2
Reviewed 12 July 2017

i stumbled across this fish n chip shop over 25 yrs ago while on holiday. 20 yrs ago i moved to Dawlish. If you want fresh fish and chips fried by a local nutter ( meant nicely ) then come here. the staff are great...More

Thank stephencdavies
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Recommended by the locals tucked away but well worth looking for. The fish n chips were fresh and plentiful served with a smile and jokes a plenty. Ate them on the sea wall just like they should. E

Thank Pauldawn21
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Large portions and reasonably priced, always get our chips from here for meals at home, excellent value as £2 portion is more than enough for the three of us. Fish which comes in different varieties depending on season for some is cooked in light batter...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Sacaloy was not cooked and also tasted like nothing but oil! Rude girl that works there! Made us feel very Unwelcome

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Always friendly excellent service. The 2 men are quite the double act. HUGE portions the chips are always delicious & the home made coleslaw is perfect. Can't beat it!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Bugger to park but enjoyed it as am a local and my son likes the cheeseburgers.its tucked away up a side street but worth popping in as most of the takeaways are too expensive. .

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 26 March 2017

we walked around dawlish,stopped for coffee.had our lunch at the ugly duckling,as usual catherine chris and staff always accomodating,very welcoming.on evening went to rock 'soul' fish bar .food excellent,staff not so good.chatting amongst themselves.lacking customer service skills.

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Best chip shop in Dawlish and Ben is certainly an entertaining character and the food is excellent perfect chips

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Lovely sit down restaurant, food cooked fresh, best fish and chips have had in a while, table service

Thank Philippa N
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paulapip69
18 July 2017|
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There is just one bench & table where 4 people could eat but mostly it's a takeaway.
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Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Strand Hill, Dawlish EX7 9HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dawlish
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