The Royal Plaice

The Royal Plaice

The Royal Plaice is a traditional yet modern fish and chip shop located on the waterfront of Appledore in Bideford, Devon

Enjoying stunning views of the River Torridge, The Royal Plaice offers traditional fish and chips, cooked to order in peanut oil for a unique flavour

With an experienced and creative team behind them, The Royal Plaice proudly serve up the freshest locally sourced ingredients available and some of the most delicious fish available

With a friendly atmosphere and warm greeting from the staff, customers are sure to feel welcome and appreciate the quality of food that this establishment provides

Whether you’re looking for quick grab and go option or a sit down meal with a view, The Royal Plaice aims to provide a truly memorable experience


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The Royal Plaice Reviews

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Opening Hours:
Monday: Closed
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 – 9:00 PM
Saturday: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Sunday: Closed
Phone: 01237 478673
Address: 2B Bude St, Appledore, Bideford EX39 1PW, UK

Delivery: No
Dine In: Yes
Price Level: 2
Serves Beer: Yes
Serves Dinner: Yes
Serves Lunch: Yes
Serves Wine: Yes
Takeout: Yes

Tom Quickenden avatarTom Quickenden
a year ago
Really lovely fish and chips, very tasty and really fresh. The portion sizes are very generous and it is all priced average – our oder was £32 and we had: large cod/chips, medium cod/chips, kids cod/chips, large sausage/chips, 4x bread rolls, mushy peas, sauces.The Restuarant was not doing eat in, but you can take them to the pub opposite as long as you buy a drink there. They even bring your order over to you in the pub! The pub is lovely and family friendly (be it a small traditional pub).It was really busy as it was lunch time, but it was only a 10min wait for our food. It was all piping hot and deliciously cooked.
Peter Griffin avatarPeter Griffin
in the last week
We always have the fish , chips and curry sauce here when we visit Appledore, it truly is the best, so delicious and would highly recommend a visit. You can even eat them at the pub opposite with a lovely cold pint!
Andy Richmond avatarAndy Richmond
a week ago
Excellent fish and chips. Had a large fish and chips and the fish was huge. You can eat your meal at the pub straight opposite so you can have a pint with your fish and chips. 😋
Drew Warnke avatarDrew Warnke
a week ago
May well have been the setting (legs dangling over the sea wall), but we had the best chips and curry sauce I've had in ages! Could have eaten more!!!!
Miles Brown avatarMiles Brown
a month ago
Delicious chips! Perfect Size for a hand held snack whilst walking on the front.
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