The Best Fish and Chips in Bude Survey - The Results!

We've had a fantastic response to this survey with more than 200 votes cast. In case you didn't see the survey, it listed five choices - Scrummies, Sizzlers, The Mermaid, The Plaice or Other (with an option to state your favourite). The survey started on 30 Sep 16 and ended on 7 Oct 16.

The Winner

And the winner is … The Mermaid!
Well done to The Mermaid for getting the most votes, along with many great comments from their customers.


We've had some lovely comments about the great fish and chips that Bude has to offer …

The Mermaid

“Consistently good chips. Soft with a crisp outer layer. Batter on fish always crispy and delicious.”
“Beautifully cooked fish and plenty of chips.”
“Always fresh and cooked to order.”
“Staff always friendly and helpful.”
“Very good chips and the batter on the fish is always crispy.”

The Plaice

“Friendly service, great value for money and good sized portions.”
“Friendly staff and good quality food.”
“Cook to order really fresh and tasty.”
“The staff are lovely.”


“Alway fresh tasting and hot fish and nice crispy chips.”
“Great batter and nice tasting chips.”
“Huge fish, batter just right. Lovely chips.”
“Friendly service.”


“Good quality fish and a perfect light batter… plus excellent chips.”
“Always tastes fantastic and great value.”

La Bocca

Better known for pizza, La Bocca also have fish and chips on their restaurant menu …
“Absolutely delicious. Crisp batter, succulent fish and super fries.”


Better known for Chinese food, Chungs also make fish and chips …
“Always consistently freshly fried and never soggy or greasy plus you get a really large portion.”

The Beach House, Widemouth Bay

“Best chips ever!!!!”
“Crispy batter, not greasy, on the fish and crispy on the outside, but fluffy in the middle chips! Served with a wedge of lemon. Definitely Gert Lush fish and chips!”

Tommy Jacks

“They are the best tasting and best value. Best setting as well.”