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Barbican Fish Bar

36 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LE, England
+44 1752 261432
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
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36 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LE, England
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Myself and my Wife enjoy pensioners meal deal almost every week with our little dog who has a sausage.The staff are always welcomeing and fish we think is the best would recommend this place to eat

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We came here for some quick food having reached the point of hunger whilst on a visit to Plymouth. We decided to eat inside the premises. It has something of a canteen character but nothing unusual for a chippy. Our food arrived swiftly and we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank stanlion
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Fantastic fish and chips and very friendly service . Lovely atmosphere . Extremely good value for money. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We were looking for an evening meal, without any preconceived ideas, could've been anything TBH. Decide to try here because it looks like a standard, unpretentious "chippy" and there was seating available It was early Monday evening. I chose cod & chips, with mushy peas...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank farway
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This place is a wonderful, value for money, honest to god "chippy". No pretence and great fish and chips. Give it a whirl.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Keith B
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Great fish, well cooked with very crispy batter. Being hyper critical I would have said the chips were slightly dry. Nice cup of tea. Lovely staff, friendly smiling and helpful.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kayfersdad
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This chip shop used to serve the best fish and chips, cooked in dripping. Our family would travel out from Tavistock just to eat here. Visited yesterday only to find it's been taken over at they now cook in oil. Not only and I bitterly...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Lucy-Ann K
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

This is our 3rd visit in recent months. Every visit the food has been superb. We have tried various combinations of F & C's, tasty chips really nice and hot. Whilst not advertised they do allow medium size dogs and smaller in which for us...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank seanwM8731UI
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Everything about this fish and chip shop has improved over the years. It has been refurbished; the staff are friendly and helpful; food is tasty and portions are good. There is the option on eat in or takeaway which gives additional flexibility. There are options...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank samdoha3
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We had Haddock & chips here about a month ago we could not fault it, so we thought it was a fluke, like many people living in Plymouth you would think it was easy to find GOOD fish & chips but its almost impossible so...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Frank R
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4 September 2016|
Response from hepa | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer that. I am a reviewer.
11 August 2016|
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Response from seanwM8731UI | Reviewed this property |
I believe this depends on how busy they are. We have visited 3 times in the last 2 months, lots of spare tables and the dogs have been allowed in everytime. We have a border collie and a small dog.
4 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 261432
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