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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” (444 reviews)
“medium cod” (21 reviews)
“lemon sole” (27 reviews)
Closes in 17 min
11:45 - 13:45All hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Princes Street, Torquay TQ1 3LW, England
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Pleasant restaurant and the serve of fish and chips ordered was large. The fish was fresh. Had to pay extra for salad. Well cooked and would recommend. However did find it a little expensive for what you get. Reasonable variety of sweets. Would recommend

Thank Petra W
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Well cooked excellent taste. Very popular so there is normally a queue. Staff do their best to keep it moving quickly.

Thank Colin P
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

If Hanburys famous fish and chip shop was a football team,they would be Real Madrid. My wife and I had fish and chips on Saturday evening and we both agree it was the best we've ever had. The chips we're perfectly cooked, the cod was...More

Thank matthew b
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Great meal crispy battered fish chips all freshly cooked on hot plates! we loved it well done to the staff! Will we return? It's a yes from me!

Thank loobydevon
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Had dinner here on my wife's birthday with friends who recommended this place. The fish was very fresh as it is a seaport, was very busy that night with lots of children and too much noise. But all in all a very good meal

Thank 1petworth
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We decided to order our fish and chips from here (yesterday) as we had heard so many good things about them, and we were certainly not disappointed! The food tasted really fresh and comes in practical boxes, very good especially if you want to eat...More

Thank natashad432
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Usually have take away as we have a dog but on the last 3 occasions we've eaten in the restaurant. On both occasions we were served by Janet and have to say she made our visit even better. She is really friendly and gives excellent...More

Thank Madasjules
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

We ate fish and chips here on a Thursday evening, and it was very busy. We were lucky to get the last available table, but we recommend you make reservations. The food was nice, well prepared. Good haddock, and not too greasy. Large portion, we...More

Thank Jan-Tiny
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Too expensive for what you get. Not very nice, soggy chips and small portions. Would rather make my own. Very over rated.More

Thank Matt M
Hanburys_tq, Owner at Hanbury’s Famous Fish & Chips, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2016

Good evening, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am disappointed that you feel that our fish and chips are overpriced. I unfortunately do struggle to share your view as we charge £1.90 for a portion of chips when if you...More

Reviewed 24 May 2016

My immediate family 10 in all visited this Restaurant as it was one of my late wife's favourite places.We had the twins two years old a 10 year old and an 8year old.Everyone tucked in to the excellent fish and chips plus extra prawns,calamari and...More

Thank David190920
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Abdullah G
27 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
1 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.
5 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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:45 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 14:00
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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