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Hanbury’s Famous Fish & Chips

Princes Street, Torquay TQ1 3LW, England
+44 1803 314616
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (419 reviews)
“medium cod” (21 reviews)
“lemon sole” (28 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Princes Street, Torquay TQ1 3LW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited here one night. We both had the haddock and chips which were very good and the portions were really big and the service was really quick. Staff were very friendly. Nice surroundings.

1  Thank rosemary62
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always delicious chips!! One of my favourites! We regularly get food from here and never have an complaints!

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went almost a fortnight ago having been several times before. We aren't from Devon but go here purposely for the fish and chips. We went a few minutes after opening for lunch and surprisingly they were very quiet. It's usually rammed. However, the fish...More

1  Thank ash82ash82
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was nice but very expensive. My friend had a side salad with her meal and it nearly doubled the price! Plus we booked beforehand and when we got there they said that whoever had taken the booking hadn't written it down! So instead of...More

Thank Caroline P
Hanburys_tq, Owner at Hanbury’s Famous Fish & Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good morning Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I was disappointed to read that your booking had not been written down. This is not acceptable and I can understand how frustrating it must have been. This is an extremely rare occurrence...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped off in Hanburys fish and chip shop on a one night stay in Babbacombe, we were expecting to eat in the hotel but Mondays are their night off so we went out looking for somewhere. Hanburys is a large establishment with a separate...More

1  Thank regiment888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best fish and chips by far. Eat in or takeaway they taste fab!! They even did me a fish without batter as I was on a diet!

1  Thank Jcb2b
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were amazed to read some not very good comments about this restaurant. Do not believe them.......they are not true. What a lovely place. Excellent friendly staff and fantastic food. So glad many people agree with us. It is licenced too if you want a...More

1  Thank Carol R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found Hanburys on the first night of our trip to Babbacombe - what a way to start! I think we were lucky to get a table as they had lots of bookings but the friendly waitress greeted us and seated us immediately, even helping...More

1  Thank Mrs Judith D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

**Please note this is for the takeaway, not the restaurant** Went around 6 on a Tuesday night. Ordered cod and chips twice (£14.20) and waited while it was cooked fresh. Comes in a box rather than wrapped in paper, and ate it on the benches...More

1  Thank BloodyHollie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic fish and chips staff amazing.the fish was beautifully cooked just melted in your mouth

1  Thank petercla
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Abdullah G
28 March 2017|
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Response from Pauladev1 | Reviewed this property |
The replies you've had give you all the relevant information. However I'm pretty sure when I went they had quite a variety of fish, plaice, and I'm sure there was catch if the day As for prices, yes they are more expensive... More
2 August 2016|
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Response from Keith R | Reviewed this property |
Yes and I'm sure the restaurant would appreciate a call. Enjoy your meal.
6 June 2016|
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Response from Barry-Jang | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can not answer this question. You can always get in touch with them and ask. As somebody else has said you can always use the Takeaway if you can not take in your dog.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princes Street, Torquay TQ1 3LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 314616
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