We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Wee Plaice Largs

16 Gallowgate Street, Largs KA30 8LX, Scotland
+44 1475 648058
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“plaice” (9 reviews)
“fish n chips” (5 reviews)
“haggis supper” (2 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 21:00 Hours
Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood
16 Gallowgate Street, Largs KA30 8LX, Scotland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (75)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Fish supper excellent,fish pure white, maybe a bit pricy but well worth it, large portions. Scampi excellent also

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 118elspeth
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We spent the day travelling around the area and decided to have fishh and chips. We cam across this place after giving another chain fish and chip shop a wide berth! The staff were very friendy and gave time to talk to us. It's a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rhoda L
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Called by for a family take away. Great fish suppers and served in newspaper! Fantastic friendly service to us and the large group ordering before us.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank colinh69
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Tastiest chips ever! Cooked to perfection. Will be back one day. Yum yum. Friendly staff, service with a smile.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Holly H
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Great place for fish’n’chips to carry out! Delicious Staff are always very friendly and welcoming Well worth a visit 👍

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank atempleman1962
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Bought a fish supper and a special fish supper here a few days ago. Chips and fish freshly cooked. However the special fish was a bit dry and the chips a bit on the soggy side. The "normal" fish and chips, the fish was very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank ScottsHols
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Had lovely fish and chips here and nice macaroni cheese thanks to young man Richard everything nice hot and fresh will be back and nice to see someone take pride in their work

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank John F
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

I recently gave this rave reviews but the past 3 times I've been in, I would have to rename it the wee portion place. I've noticed since the season got under way the portions are gertting smaller and smaller. The food is nice and good...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Gary H
Richard B, Owner at The Wee Plaice Largs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Hi Gary, Im sorry you feel our portion sizes were not up to our normal size when you last visited, especially on three occassions. As I do most of the frying myself, I like to talk to customers and it would have been good if...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We ate out on the prom at Largs one very fine evening after buying our fish and chips from The Wee Plaice. The food was excellent and the staff very friendly. The haddock was cooked specially for us and we had two fish each as...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jim D
Reviewed 20 May 2018

The wee plaice is definitely one of the best places I have ever visited for fish and chips. The haddock was fresh, fried to perfection and served with perfect chips. The lovely lady serving was so friendly and we enjoyed some good chat about how...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank stewartwwalt0n
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 hotels
Brisbane House Hotel
625 reviews
.31 km away
Willowbank Hotel
213 reviews
1.18 km away
Wemyss Bay Holiday Park
434 reviews
9.22 km away
Chandlers Hotel
340 reviews
10.47 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Three Reasons
235 reviews
.02 km away
The Bagel Basket
238 reviews
.08 km away
Tinto Tapas Bar
144 reviews
.20 km away
315 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Largs Sea Front
67 reviews
.13 km away
Bubble Soccer Scotland
7 reviews
1.21 km away
Clark Memorial Church
5 reviews
.15 km away
Hastie of Largs
6 reviews
.28 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Tom J
5 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from championi | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just got this email ....don’t know why it took so long to come through I’m sure I got something before on a Sunday here
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, British, Scottish, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Gallowgate Street, Largs KA30 8LX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  North Ayrshire  >  Largs
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 648058
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing