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Squires Of Paignton

71 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AJ, England
+44 1803 558379
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“mushy peas” (18 reviews)
“fritters” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
71 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

C A refreshing change Called in at Squires Torbay road Paignton on friday with the family for fish supper.Not something we do,as a result of many bad experiences elsewere,poor hygiene in other grimy fish shops in the bay,but i thought it worth a punt,and very...More

Thank Elgeyfarmer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thought this looked like a nice fish and chip restaurant...I was wrong!! I ordered burger and chips and the burgers was put under a light to keep warm which resulted in them tasting like a piece of rubber! They were so cold even my cheese...More

Thank csphillipsx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Squires is situate on the main street towards the beach and is easy to miss despite its large hoarding . This award winning restaurant serves skinless and boneless fish if required and offers the bonus of gluten or wheat free batter .There are also alternatives...More

Thank Mags L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food at fair prices. We ordered fish and chips all round two kids and two adults it was very busy at the time but the staff where very helpful and friendly. The food came within 15 minutes and was cooked to perfection. Tge children's...More

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Paignton for years and this chip shop has gone down hill big time As all other reviews have said it's empty meaning the food is shocking I only ordered a simple fish chips,curry sauce and peas and after 2 chips and a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
squirespaignton, Manager at Squires Of Paignton, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Unless visiting during the "graveyard shift" the shop hasn't been quiet for weeks. When all food is cooked to order, and our chips are nice, I don't understand how the fish was sweaty. But again, why not complain at the time, when something can be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We scouted up and down the Paignton strip and wanted somewhere that sold real fish and chips, as opposed to frozen chips. This fitted the bill. Wasn't so sure going in or even after sitting down..but the food came quickly and hit the spot. Nice...More

Thank monkeybot
squirespaignton, Manager at Squires Of Paignton, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The way the oldish lady who claimed she was the manager spoke to us was nothing short of disgraceful, and something I have never experienced before. I was astonished this lady runs a shop providing a service. All we did was take a seat in...More

1  Thank andydarby3773
squirespaignton, Manager at Squires Of Paignton, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

The lady is not old! But when you order from a counter where there is a 4 ft x 1 ft over head sign that says Take away,, there are Also 2 signs on the counter that say orders from this counter are for takeaway....More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Vile, don't waste your time and money! Had to clean the high chair before use, got told off for parking buggy under one of the 13 empty tables, as it would stop customers using it. Coffee weak and tasteless, soggy, microwaved sausage roll, scrappy ,...More

Thank whytehouse1
squirespaignton, Manager at Squires Of Paignton, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

The high chairs are wiped clean when the staff put them away. Space is tight and large push chairs have to be kept out of the main fire escape route whether the shop is busy or not and most customers appreciate this and allow us...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Treated ourselves to ice cream sundaes- a Knickerbocker Glory and Hawaiian Dream. Both had generous portions of ice cream, fruit, strawberry sauce and cream, finished with sprinkles and a wafer. A real holiday treat.

Thank Kelly1917
squirespaignton, Manager at Squires Of Paignton, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you. We still serve real ice cream sundaes reminiscent of our ice cream parlour origins.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

we went in here for fish and chips really good value for money and enjoyed our food very pleasant and staff very friendly

Thank patrick c
squirespaignton, Manager at Squires Of Paignton, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 14
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 558379
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