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Papas Barn

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497 London Road | Ditton, Maidstone ME20 6DB, England
+44 1732 848488
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Papas is always worth a visit the staff are politeand helpful especially to someone like myself who is in a wheelchair. The food is always good quality, hot and plentiful at a reasonable price, this is definitely somewhere I would recommend for sit down fish and chips

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Thank MarkVin1965
Aylesford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Generally the quality is good but it should be as the price is high. I experienced a very poor service on a Friday night, all I asked for was cod and chips and pie and chips. Waited 15mins until I asked how long will my order be, the reply I got was " we are busy putting together a large... More 

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Thank 35Michaelbrookes
Kent, UK
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have occassionally visited Papas Barn for 20 years or so, in recent times this has been around once a month with my Father in Law for mid week lunch. We usually have the OAP/light fish and chips meal with a 50/50 chips/salad option, it would be described as a small fish elsewhere but it is plenty for us. The... More 

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Thank UK_Grandad
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent, fresh fish, lovely restaurant, friendly staff. Very varied menu, would highly recommend couples or families.

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Thank Sylvia W
spain
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554 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We came for an early fish and chip dinner,well presented ,good waiting staff and very good food. The place was busy and we had not booked but they managed to seat us quickly and there were loads of people arriving when we left. The parking can be very busy .

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Thank alexanderSpain
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my mum for the first time today. An OAP portion of cod was more than enough for her and she loved it. Food quality is consistently excellent served with a smile and loads of great tartare sauce. Now Mum wants a regular visit. Nuff said.

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Thank Gary M
London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I dined here recently after hearing a lot about the restaurant. The pros Fast good service. The chips were exactly as in their takeaways (which is great). Portion sizes perfect. The banana split, perfect. The cons The burger we both had tasted like a generic frozen one (not a home made or gourmet 1/2 pounder as I... More 

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Thank Carl H
Devon, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely restaurant with a good menu. The food was cooked well and the staff couldn't have been nicer; it was also very family friendly. Nice bright decor and sparklingly clean (always a bonus!).

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Thank Patrisha21
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two dozen of us booked for high noon lunch and the place was already buzzing when we arrived. Drinks and bread were soon on the table as they prepared our food. Service was fast, friendly and efficient. Many of the group were seniors and chose the £6.50 senior citizen fish and chips, including a bread roll and unlimited tea. Everyone... More 

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Thank Charlt0n1947
Aylesford, Uk
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used to be my "go to" restaurant but since the rebuild following a serious fire I can no longer say that. I took a friend there for a meal last year and paid over £25 for two fish and chip lunches, two soft drinks and no dessert. Yes, it's licensed and clean but now their prices are OTT. Judging by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 24
Cuisine
Seafood, British
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 497 London Road | Ditton, Maidstone ME20 6DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 848488
Description
Fish & Chip Takeaway & Restaurant.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?