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Essex Street, Newbury RG14 6QW, England
+44 1635 40127
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newbury berkshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2012

Longest wait for fish & chips. I think they had to wait for the trawler to return with the fish. Horrible staff who just leave you sat there waiting with no explanation. How does this place survive? Can only be because there is no other doing fish and chips. Food is tasteless and expensive as well.

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Thank mercaclassman
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 September 2011

The reviews are spot on. Like being served by slow-motion zombies but the food is unexpectedly ok

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2010

I've never been anywhere like it before. They are so slow I watched most of Britain's Got Talent waiting to be served. Next time I hatched a cunning plan to call first to place my order. This didn't work and I ended up waiting 45 minutes. I'm not sure I'd even wait this long at Rick Stein.

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Thank sisterribsy
Newbury, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2010

There are better chippys around than the Lemon Plaice. The food is good, but you'll be queueing for an age and pay more than your meal is really worth. Slightly sacrifice the quality of your fish and go somewhere where you're greeted with a smile and don't have to wait.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Essex Street, Newbury RG14 6QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 40127

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?