Sylvesters Fish and Chips

Sylvesters Fish and Chips

Sylvester’s Fish and Chips is a family-run, seaside eatery located in the heart of the popular tourist destination of Appledore, Bideford in North Devon

This traditional fish and chip shop has been a local staple since 1923 and has maintained its award winning reputation

Sylvester’s Fish and Chips offers visitors a wide selection of freshly cooked options from cod, haddock, pie, scampi to all sorts of sides

All the ingredients for their dishes are locally sourced, ensuring the freshest and tastiest fish and chips experience

Patrons can enjoy their meals either in the restaurant with views across the Tourne Bridge or take their order away with them to enjoy a picnic by the sea


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Sylvesters Fish and Chips Reviews

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Opening Hours:
Monday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Thursday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Friday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Saturday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Sunday: Closed
Phone: 01237 423548
Address: 3 Meeting St, Appledore, Bideford EX39 1RJ, UK

Delivery: No
Dine In: No
Price Level: 1
Reservable: No
Serves Beer: No
Serves Breakfast: No
Serves Brunch: No
Serves Dinner: Yes
Serves Lunch: Yes
Takeout: Yes

Paul Nichols avatarPaul Nichols
a month ago
Fish and sausage were brilliant, felt the chips were a little crispy but all cooked fresh. Service was friendly and good banter. Atmosphere is difficult to say as only 1 customer is allowed in at a time so would be frustrating if waiting outside in the rain. Great value though
Ben Turner avatarBen Turner
2 months ago
Freshly cooked fish and chips, take it away and eat by the sea, what more can you possibly want?!? Can be a bit of a wait but if you are reading this you are probably on holiday so slow down and be ready to enjoy!
Neil Hawke avatarNeil Hawke
5 months ago
One of the best fish suppers I have ever had!Portions were good, quality of fish superb and very reasonably priced as well. Can take a while to get served but not as long as many places and it's worth the wait!
Kelly Gibson avatarKelly Gibson
a month ago
Best chips ever! Bit of a wait but everyone chatting outside and weather was dry, at least you know they’re fresh! Highly recommend 👍🏻
Paul Hegarty avatarPaul Hegarty
3 weeks ago
A complete joke of a fish and chip shop. Lazy, slow, indifferent service like a I have never seen anywhere in a take away environment. People left standing outside in their droves in the rain to queue to order, and even longer to get served. How long can fish and chips take? A truly dreadful experience, which for me will never be repeated.
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