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Hanbury’s Famous Fish & Chips

Princes Street, Torquay TQ1 3LW, England
+44 1803 314616
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (425 reviews)
“medium cod” (19 reviews)
“lemon sole” (27 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Princes Street, Torquay TQ1 3LW, England
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1 - 10 of 1,422 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Had takeaway which was great, lovely tasting fish and just right amount of chips. Service was great as it was large order and had to change it several times, nothing too much trouble, all served fresh and piping hot.

Reviewed 2 days ago

had takeaway on first night 15th takeaway was packed.decided to visit restaurant on 21st just about managed to get a seat staff very friendley and efficient however i asked for a skinned haddock and was told they were too busy to skin it sorry my...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate here last weekend whilst staying in Torquay. We have been several times before and always had a great meal. This time was no exception. The staff are all very friendly and the fish and chips are the best we have ever tasted. The...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Returned here whilst on holiday in the area and waited in the usual queue. We all ordered fish and chips, which we enjoyed sitting on the benches overlooking Babbacombe Bay. However, I thought the batter this time was very orange in colour and not what...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Called in here on our way to the beach, recommended by the tourist information in Torquay . Very tasty fresh fish and chips not cheap but well worth it just had the takeaway , great choice good menu big queue forming as we were there...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited the takeaway and ate them on Babbacombe downs overlooking the sea......... beautifully prepared with light crispy batter. Fantastic Fish and chips at a reasonable price.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is far and away the best restaurant and takeaway for fish and chips in the area. The restaurant menu is extensive and in an interesting setting. The takeaway is always busy but worth queueing for. It's awards are not surprising. You can walk 50...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Look they are "Famous". Must be good right? Yes. We did the Oddicombe to Babbacombe beach walk, then back up through the town on a circular route, culminating in a as promised and well deserved chipper lunch. Light hearted sea themed dinner in whites &...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were able to get a table for 6 on Monday evening, we wanted to book but during the summer months you can only book if there is a party of 7 or more. We had 2 large cod & chips, 3 medium cod &...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful fish and chips, lovely restaurant and take away. Never disappointed, great attentive staff. An eating out pleasure......perfect.

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Questions & Answers
Abdullah G
28 March 2017
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Response from Pauladev1 | Reviewed this property
The replies you've had give you all the relevant information. However I'm pretty sure when I went they had quite a variety of fish, plaice, and I'm sure there was catch if the day As for prices, yes they are more expensive... More
2 August 2016
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Response from Keith R | Reviewed this property
Yes and I'm sure the restaurant would appreciate a call. Enjoy your meal.
6 June 2016
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Response from Barry-Jang | Reviewed this property
Sorry I can not answer this question. You can always get in touch with them and ask. As somebody else has said you can always use the Takeaway if you can not take in your dog.

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:45 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princes Street, Torquay TQ1 3LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 314616
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