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The Ilfracombe Fryer

7-8 The Promenade | Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9BD, England
+44 1271 865003
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“take away” (19 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, British
7-8 The Promenade | Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9BD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely fish and chips cooked perfectly,staff very good nothing to much trouble.Resturant right on harbour front great views!

Thank lisamarie26122016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a pot of tea while we decided what to eat from a good menu. Unfortunately the wife spotted staff eating as they went along, but they didn't wash their hands so that was the end of that visit for her. Shame how today's...More

1  Thank Aequanimitas J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice, good quality British chippy. Even has pizza attached the shop too. Dine in or takeaway (nice little green square and wall opposite) Great location, disabled friendly and has toilets Ideal for all

Thank D8487VDkarenm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came in for lunch and had cod and chips. The food was not of great quality, as it seemed that the fish had been fried a while before and arrived immediately - the batter was soft and the chips were also soggy. Not great,...More

Thank duomo2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I Popped in here for fish & chips really lovely with mushy pea's and a cup of tea, quick service very polite and cheerful.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today not the first time we have been there , today we had a takeaway , it was busy but service was fast and efficient. The chips were lovely and the fish had crispy batter. What more could you want on a warm...More

Thank Raci117
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for takeaway food. This had to be cooked to order (peice of chicken so I accept), however in the time I was waiting I was able to observe the staff who on occasions were chatting amongst themselves and not paying attention to customers...More

Thank Nick R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fish and chips, and extras. Worth the wait. Always happy to deep fry a `Mars Bar when asked. Wish it stayed open a bit later.

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After initially thinking the place looked nice and service was good...we were wrong. After waiting nearly 20 minutes for overcooked scampi, I was far from happy. I observed one of the girls putting chips on the plates with her hands instead of the scoop after...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely food, super staff, great price. You'll enjoy it, go there. They have a very varied menu, not only fish.

Thank Terry02140
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7 January 2016|
Response from Dawn W | Property representative |
I'm sorry we don't, however we do have a takeaway in Barnstaple, The Pilton Fryer that does gluten free on Monday evenings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7-8 The Promenade | Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 865003
An 80 seater restaurant & take away business located on the promenade with views out over the Bristol channel and only 2 minutes walk from the Landmark Theatre & car park.
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