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2 Race Hill, Launceston PL15 9BA, England
+44 1566 775126
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Seafood, British, Fast food
2 Race Hill, Launceston PL15 9BA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a real surprise. I stopped here with my family to grab 3 fish suppers on the last day of our weekend trip to the area. The reviews on TripAdvisor were somewhat mixed but we thought we'd take a punt; we were very glad...More

Thank ChuckMA15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Francines has been through a number of owners but is currently the best it ever has been. It is located near the centre of Launceston but made very handy by being opposite the biggest car park in town. A recent renovation means it looks great...More

Thank asant2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this place on the strength of the great reviews on this site. Two families with children on holiday - all huge lovers of fish & chips - all of us starving after a day at the beach. My seven-year old summed up the...More

2  Thank Joey M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Huge portions. Couldn't believe the size of the fish and we've sampled fish and chips all over the UK. Freshly cooked and tasty

Thank MQW1957
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing fish and chips with huge portions. Non greasy and very tasty. Handy car park opposite. What more can I say but go there!!

Thank Sam G
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Popped in here today, as we'd intended to get a pasty in Lanson after a morning's hard graft and the gorgeous smell lured us in. What a treat! MASSIVE portion, perfectly cooked and lovely kind staff. I had a veggie burger and was shown the...More

Thank NirvanaDevonmaid
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The queue said it all. The locals wouldn't queue up if it was no good. The portion sizes were more than generous and the fish was very tasty without being at all greasy. The only minor downside was we asked for peas and didn't notice...More

Thank NorthenerAbroad
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My partner and I had takeaway from Francines last night and we could not fault it, Chips were to die for and the sausage was cooker perfectly as well. Good prices and very good portion sizes!! Will definitely be returning.

Thank AKH1242
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Came across this establishment by accident and judging by the amount of people waiting to be served we decided to go back. Pleased we did as the food was good and of a generous portion size. A little more in price than you would normally...More

Thank third-dimension50
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Without no doubt the best Fish and Chips we experienced in Cornwall. I as for two portions of Large fish and chips and boy don’t they give you just that. Went back a couple of days later and got 2 fish and I portion of...More

Thank Ratty1741
Antoniomendes89, Owner at Francines, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for such a lovely review. Francines in newquay and plymouth are our shops and we try our best to keep all 3 shops to the same quality. We hope to see you again soon :) Kind regards Tony

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Race Hill, Launceston PL15 9BA, England (Formerly Racey Plaice)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +44 1566 775126
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