We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Paul's Plaice

Is this your business?
170 Barton Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 8HN, England
+44 1803 327857
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“plaice” (14 reviews)
“pickled eggs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food, British
170 Barton Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 8HN, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (99)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Chips are fantastic , slightly battered. All round good quality food and friendly staff. Good price too.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Sadly my visit was not a good experience this time! The fish was more batter than actual fish and the chips tasted like been kept warming for a long time, I should have got some frozen chips from the nearby supermarket, they'd have tasted better!!!

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We ordered for 15 people by phone - You just have to try this - I think the chips are done in a very light batter the same as the fish & it just makes for a delicious fish & chip meal, add a pickled...More

Thank sue c
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Fantasy quality, fresh fish & chips. The chips are fried in a light batter, so are slightly crispy - yum! Staff are chatty, friendly and efficient, definitely recommend a visit.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Used to go here as a child and can't fault the food whatsoever but the staff are beyond rude, particularly the red-haired lady who served us, rolling her eyes at us several times and slamming our food on the counter with a grunt. It's a...More

Thank OfficialbJam
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Really tasty cod full of flavour, great tasting chips. The prices are excellent value. The staff are polite and friendly. Paul's Place is worth traveling to if you're not local, but I am, so that's a bonus having a good chippy that's nearby!

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Found this Fish and Chip shop were searching for second hand furniture. Food freshly cooked and the chips were cooked in batter and better than other places that I have been too recently. Recommend it to anyone.

1  Thank ajhoyle
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The worst chips I have ever had, I think they were either warmed up from lunch time or the oil was old and needed changing. The lady who served me seemed scruffy and surly and was coughing while serving myself and customers in front of...More

Thank jimb02746
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I love Pauls Plaice, exactly as fish ad chips should be served. A great take-away. Fish, chips, gravy and pickled onions. YUmYum

Thank Melli60
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Went to torquay on a recent family break was staying nearby. Drove down on the friday and was starving so popped out to this chippy as we drove past was busy so thought it would be ok. The chips were horrendous covered in batter. The...More

2  Thank Stephen S
Nearby HotelsSee all 87 hotels in Torquay
The Orestone Manor
630 reviews
1.05 miles away
Summerbay Resort Hotel
5 reviews
1.21 miles away
Anchorage Hotel
429 reviews
1.27 miles away
Trecarn Hotel
1,331 reviews
1.30 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Memories Bistro
267 reviews
.89 miles away
Driftwood Cafe
147 reviews
.92 miles away
The Silver Goose
132 reviews
.97 miles away
The Coffee House
73 reviews
.96 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Babbacombe Theatre
734 reviews
1.49 miles away
Babbacombe Model Village
3,077 reviews
1.04 miles away
1,204 reviews
1.43 miles away
Babbacombe & Oddicombe - South West Coast Path
224 reviews
1.60 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Beverly D
22 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from BLISS59 | Reviewed this property |
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Barton Hill Road, Torquay TQ2 8HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 327857
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Looking for a great restaurant?
Our global travel community is ready to help.
Join TripAdvisor