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Whiddon Fryer

1 Coppice Close, Barnstaple EX32 7RG, England
+44 1271 327736
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible21%
1 Aug 2018
22 Jan 2018
“Lovely find”
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Fast food, British
1 Coppice Close, Barnstaple EX32 7RG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most wonderful fish and chips in barnstaple. Generous portion and loved by the family, very nice and chatty staff that makes the visits even more enjoyable compared to some of the other chip shops where you are lucky to get a grunt out of the...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We don’t have chip shop chips that often but when we do we really look forward to them. Well what can I say except what a disappointment, dry, brown and ridiculously over cooked, when did you fry them...yesterday???. Needless to say we won’t be returning...More

Thank devondoll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

£6.85 is quite expensive for Fish & Chips but would be OK if the quality and quantity was correct.My chips were very poor quality and small in portion size.The fish was about half the size that the Pilton Fryer would serve.The Pilton Fryer does twice...More

Thank davidpickard
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal with family last night from Whiddon fryer. Everything cooked perfectly. Speedy service, lovely friendly staff and amazing food Will definitely be returning

Thank James C
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

So, I’m not normally one to make a fuss and write a bad review, as I believe people should see the good. But I was so disappointed with my food tonight. The woman was lovely and very helpful when I asked for light batter. However,...More

Thank aimze2018
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Not too bad, I’ve had better and I’ve had a lot worse. Pleasant staff and a small area to eat in. Plenty on my plate and it was piping hot.

Thank Johntrombone
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Visited this chip shop. Had a sign up that batter was gluten free. When asked further lady told me fish was cooked with everything else so NOT gluten free. I explained that people who have coeliac disease would become very ill after eating it. Why...More

1  Thank borntorebel
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Visited at the weekend for a fish super. Everything cooked fresh and big fillet of fish not greasy. Chips grand and portion huge. Reasonable price too. Next time would probably just have two fish and large chips.

Thank Alan R
Reviewed October 27, 2017

The Whiddon Fryer used to do really good fish and chip supper, however however the past year or so it's gone really down hill. Tonight I got a portion of chips and a battered sausage to take away and when getting home, I bit into...More

1  Thank gmarie101
Bruce D, Owner at Whiddon Fryer, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2017

I am sorry that this is your experience. I am interested in your comment regarding the Sausage, our sausages do contain chicken which can appear, when cooked, to be pink. All of our food is probed for temperature and it is a policy not to...More

Reviewed October 25, 2017

Collected a takeaway from here. Although ordered in advance, it was freshly cooked once I got there, but ordering did ensure we got our fish choices - breaded plaice & battered haddock. The haddock was the best I have ever had from a fish &...More

Thank LizaC-Medlar
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Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
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  • Address: 1 Coppice Close, Barnstaple EX32 7RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 327736
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