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Seafood, Fast food, British
Lunch, Dinner
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the above and 2 minutes later it was ready, it was NOT cooked to order as normal, when got home ( 4 mins ) fish was warm, batter thick and soggy, we were very disappointed as normally they are spot on, looked like...More

Date of visit: February 2021
soops12, Owner at the usual plaice, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mike We are sorry to hear the your food was not up to our normal standards that you have had before.. we will look in to why... Please come in and have a free replacement meal.. If it’s up to our normal high standards,...More

Reviewed 14 January 2021

needs better delivery slots during covid as like my family we tried to order and was told no delivery slots at 17:30 just after opening i dont think you realise people are shielding and you need more sloths because like my family cant collect food

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 4 October 2020

While on holiday at the seaside fish and chips is a must! So we had a look at google to find one. We knew nothing about this plaice when we went and what a pleasant surprise! We both had fish cakes and chips and oh...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 24 September 2020

The Usual Plaice is one of only two chippies that we use in Torquay , why ? Quality of product. You can order ahead of collection or order and collect on site. Virus protections are in place.There is a good choice of fish on the...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 19 August 2020

Phoned through for a delivery and only waited 15 mins. Chips were really and and the fish was cooked well, nice and crispy. All round cracking good food and good value.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 18 July 2020

Visit Torquay fairly regularly and always make sure I visit. Great food and great service every time.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 18 July 2020

I came here with my family for lunch. The service was friendly and the food was even better I highly recommend this chip shop to anybody awesome 👌🏻.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 12 July 2020 via mobile

Since lockdown I have had takeaway instead of eating in. It is always so tasty so much choice. Nothing is too much trouble They are very friendly and efficient. It is my absolute favourite chippie. Definitely 5 stars.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 30 June 2020 via mobile

My wife and I have just had cod and chips from here and the service was very friendly and quick and the food was the best fish and chips that I've tasted fabulous quality and beautifully cooked. Well done folks we'll definitely be back for...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 5 June 2020

The young girl gave me a beefburger an I am vegan and asked for veggie burger also gave my young son loads of salt on his chips when I said no salt he only 4,never use here again

Date of visit: May 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about the usual plaice
    Does the usual plaice offer takeaway?
    Yes, the usual plaice offers takeaway services.
    Does the usual plaice offer delivery?
    Yes, the usual plaice offers delivery services.
    How is the usual plaice rated?
    the usual plaice is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5