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The Golden Fry

Golf Links Road, Westward Ho, Bideford, England
+44 1237 470815
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“fish and chips” (135 reviews)
“quality fish” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Golf Links Road, Westward Ho, Bideford, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We live locally & loved Golden Fry with the previous owners. I’ve eaten from the new ones twice now, both times an absolute let down. Grey fish, sloppy burger, runny curry sauce & average chips. Poor customer service, too long of a wait. Over priced...More

1  Thank BER3105
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best fish and chips in westward ho with seating outside looking out to sea. On a good day you can see lundy island

1  Thank Martin R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have been to this chip shop very often in the past but tonight was awful, I didn’t realise they had new owners but thought I would still eat there. I wish I hadn’t, the fish wasn’t very nice, chips were warm so I imagine have...More

3  Thank foody366
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just enjoyed a lovely meal of Fish and Chips freshly cooked and delicious at a very reasonable price.

Thank 180dollyp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit in two weeks and not let down one bit!!!! I’m not a great lover of fish & chips lately as most places I’ve been the quality just hasnt been there, always too greasy. Well that has changed. The Golden Fry...More

2  Thank Claire G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely fish and chip shop! The queue was huge when we went to visit but we still had our food within ten minutes. Very tasty!

Thank Jodielangston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really great fish and chips at this restaurant. It is very popular so you may have to queue but it is well worth the wait

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited early on Friday evening. Only 3 people waiting but soon a queue formed. Ordered 2 medium haddock and small chipe. Asked if we would like the chips shared between the 2 fish. Waited 10 minutes. Absolutely delicious . Piping hot. Gorgeous white flaky fish...More

Thank Harveymoon8
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I popped in last week. Staff had no conversation. Still had to wait ages for my food and I don't think anything has changed. Same menu etc. You need to move with the times. Westward Ho! needs a decent chippy that also has a donner...More

3  Thank Chris N
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I’ve had fish and chips here since change of ownership and I have not been disappointed. Excellent quality, very fresh and as fish and chips should be. Owner Chris was very friendly and made conversation even with a packed out...More

Thank chrissymartin2018
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Questions & Answers
Howard E
14 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Fred G | Reviewed this property |
Traditional Fish & Chips don't open on Mondays.
Tina J
25 December 2015|
Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
No idea - try telephoning? (Mike - York)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:45 - 20:00
11:45 - 21:00
11:45 - 21:00
11:45 - 21:00
11:45 - 21:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Golf Links Road, Westward Ho, Bideford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford  >  Westward Ho
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 470815
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