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: Closed
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: 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
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
Takeout: Yes

sandra moon avatarsandra moon
3 months ago
We ordered our tea and went across the road to the pub, they let us know when it was ready. We were both very impressed with our meals, it was the best fish and chips I’ve had for ages. Can’t wait to go back again 😊
Sarge Milko avatarSarge Milko
8 months ago
Have had fish and chips from here a few times now and they've always been very good.I just wish the staff were a bit more cheerful!
Tom Quickenden avatarTom Quickenden
2 years 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.
Jemma Kirby avatarJemma Kirby
6 months ago
These are the best chips we have ever eaten! I grew up in London allegedly with an award winning chippie but the chips here are hands down the tastiest I've ever had. I never leave reviews and often dislike chips. But these! The woeld needs to know – The Tina Turner of chips – simply the best! So delicious!
Jon Hobson avatarJon Hobson
5 years ago
Had a lovely bit of haddock and some great chips. You can eat your food over the road at the pub, they even bring it out to you. Or you can take your drinks over to the restaurant. Highly recommended.
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