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“Excellent Fish and Chips”
Review of Jacksons

Jacksons
Ranked #9 of 130 Restaurants in Newton Abbot
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$4 - US$14
Description: Award winning freshly cooked fish & chips to eat-in or takeaway. Daily special fish of the day, OAP special and kids meals available. Fish can be purchased direct from our fishmonger shop at the front and fried to order if desired. Open Monday - Saturday lunchtimes and evenings - closed all day Sunday and Monday evenings.
Restaurant details
Description: Award winning freshly cooked fish & chips to eat-in or takeaway. Daily special fish of the day, OAP special and kids meals available. Fish can be purchased direct from our fishmonger shop at the front and fried to order if desired. Open Monday - Saturday lunchtimes and evenings - closed all day Sunday and Monday evenings.
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Excellent Fish and Chips”
Reviewed 7 October 2013

We had the pensioners special. Beautifully cooked fish in light almost tempura batter. Non-greasy chips and coffee included. Brilliant value for money. Will definitely return.

  • Visited October 2013
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1 Thank martnyr
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English first
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
123 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Freshly cooked fish and chips”
Reviewed 18 September 2013

Excellent quality, freshly cooked, reasonably priced. A great choice for lunch in Newton Abbott. Staff were very friendly when we visited. Toilets spotlessly clean.

  • Visited September 2013
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1 Thank Ian_Wand
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Best Fish & Chips in Devon”
Reviewed 17 September 2013

I live in Newton Abbot and would not go anywhere else for fish & chips. The menu is varied with something unusual every day. Always cooked fresh and perfectly. Never had a bad meal. The staff are friendly and go out of their way to provide an excellent service.

  • Visited September 2013
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2 Thank Peter O
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“I would recommend a visit.”
Reviewed 17 September 2013

I find the validity of some of these reviews hard to believe. I have been buying fish and chips and the occasional fresh fish from Jacksons for a number of years and have never had reason to complain about either the food or the staff. I would have thought that any reasonable person who had an issue with any establishment they have visited would have the decency first to speak or write to the establishment concerned and wait for a response before writing scathing and unproven complaints, as I’m sure you will find a positive outcome from most locally run businesses. I realise this website is for your personal reports but why attempt to damage locally run businesses in the area.

  • Visited September 2013
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1 Thank LAND993
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newton abbot
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Rip Off and Poorly Cooked”
Reviewed 15 September 2013

£2.60 for large chips, my problem is not so much the price its the poor portion size you get and to be totally honest they taste like cardboard and will actually go to say not very nice, also I had cod and must admit was a nice piece of fish until it was ruined by being cooked, was under cooked and soggy...you also have to wait for everything to be cooked so add that to the experience of poor over priced food

The guy cooking obviously has not much idea of cooking fish and the girl in there was just moaning about job and if she had smiled her face would have cracked, there are plenty of fish and chip shops in newton abbot so I say try them first!!!!

  • Visited August 2013
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2 Thank neverendingstephen
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